The substation after transformation. The electrical installations have been moved and the building has become a social centre for the housing community.
Photo: Katrine Nordli
Architects Haugen/Zohar mapped the demography of the residents of the housing complex, both for the planning of the communal house and to find people with the skills needed to realise the project.
Section through the courtyard. Before (Top) and after (bottom). The substation was moved to an underground bunker.
Axonometric showing the connection between the different elements, and who has contributed to the practical realisation.
After five years of work, the housing block has its own little community centre. The building is in use 75% of the week.