The ZinCo system build-up ”Urban Climate Roof” is ”i-NOVO Awards Winner 2017” in the “Eco” class.
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About 7,000 m² of green roof contribute to the incorporation of the UWC building complex. Similar to the adjacent hilly landscape, the roofs are undulating like waves. The ZinCo system build-up with Floradrain® FD 40-E provides for the wild greenery on the roofs.
The innovative ZinCo systems “Stormwater Management Roof”, “Urban Climate Roof”, “Irrigated Extensive Green Roof” and “Biodiversity Green Roof” all have revolutionary potential, which is the power to introduce sustainable structural change in the area of green roofing.
The roof garden supplies the kitchen with tasty ingredients and at the same time is part of the educational programme at “Le Cordon Bleu”. In addition, the roof is home to four bee hives and an insect hotel. A wonderful example of urban farming, because rooftops with the right ZinCo green roof are ideal for use as a cultivation area.
Commissioned by Aral AG, the architect Manfred Beier courageously designed a curving green roof in the shape of a wave for a motorway service station. ZinCo supplied the appropriate technology with the system build-up “Pitched Green Roof”.
The roof garden at DUERR DENTAL AG in Bietigheim-Bissingen is adjacent to the company restaurant, offering great potential for a relaxing lunch break.
The former elevated rail track in Manhattan has become the ultimate reference for roof landscapes in an urban setting.
Traveling by boat across Lake Constance to Mainau Island you will be treated to views of floral splendour, a Baroque castle and the re-designed harbour area on the lakeside around Comturey Tower. The new single-storey Comturey building disappears on three sides into the surrounding landscape and its roof is accessible as part of the landscaped gardens.
From the green roof on the underground garage which is equipped with walkways and urban farming plant beds, to a classic intensive green roof and extensive green roof combined with a solar power plant and including a fall protection system. This office building shows the full range of green roof systems.