The theme of the project was the first urban recovery of a significant portion of the municipal territory once occupied by the establishment of fuel storage firm Propertius .

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This urban renewal was to be the son of two hands, one public and one private . It was inserted before the public square semi basement level , having reclaimed the entire area where the aquifers are threatened by the presence of tanks and piping water to drain underground .

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To share ‘ zero ‘ has made ​​public a plate intended for commercial activities. The outline of this level deviates from the fabric of the urban environment made ​​of boards interminable approaching the design of a village due to the proximity of the buildings. At the top level is the private plate , designed to residences and amenities such as game room, club elderly, student corner, dog-sitting , spa, lunch bar , newspaper library media , salt Monthly .

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Before you even set up a residential center , this project aims to be a great public space. Usually an urban void is generated and circumscribed by buildings. In this project , it is exactly the opposite, the public space generates and surrounds the buildings.

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Project Credits : 

University “G. d’Annunzio” _ FACOLTA’ DI ARCHITETTURA _ Pescara _ February 2013
Scope of graduation “PROJECT AND CONSTRUCTION”
Thesis in Architectural Design with the title: “DENSITY: a way for life quality”
Candidate: Pace Antonello
Supervisor: prof. arch. Filippo Raimondo

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