Considering the fragility of our reality that we are facing, majority of resources are scarce therefore emergent. One material that plays a more vital role than the others and worth taking care of is water. By using the fresh water that is supplied by the city of Barcelona, and strategically guiding it through water management concepts, we can conserve any certain amount, substitute fresh water used for toilet flushing, as well as irrigate the green areas on the building block.

Water cycle section: 



Access to fresh water

Water consumption 

Water treatment


Wastewater management 


Rain Water collection


An abundance of water is a project of IAAC, Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia developed at Master in Advanced Ecological Buildings and Biocities in 2020/21 by students: Engjëll Rodiqi & Philipp Wienkaemper, and faculty: Jochen Scheerer