In this module we had to understand our structures water cycle as well as come up with innovative water saving and harvesting solutions.

To begin with, we calculated based on the number of users the total water demand for the facility.

The table below shows a breakdown and details out the water consumption for every function in the educational and market facility.

Following is a diagram showing

Diagram showing the Rainwater Supply System:

Diagram showing the Greywater Supply System:

Advantages of using Incinerator Toilets:

  • Flexibility – ease of moving around
  • Waterless – requires no piping
  • Odourless – not unpleasant at any time

M06 : Water is a module of IaaC, Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia

Developed at the Masters in Advanced Ecological Buildings and Biocities (MAEBB) in 2019-2020 by students: Dania Aburouss & Maitri Joy Uka

Faculty: Jochen Scheerer