FALSE BAY ECOLOGY PARK – ZEEKOEVLEI
The False Bay Ecology Park Head Office for the City of Cape Town is the first of four phases to be completed, the other phases are a hall, workshops and student accommodation which will be done over the next couple of years.
The Head Office use the existing derelict yacht club building to form the basis for the new 4 story building which accommodates, change rooms, function kitchen, offices and a boardroom with spectacular views over the vlei.
The construction used standard construction methods but did incorporate various sustainable construction systems such as sandbag walls, photo voltaics and a grey water system. The building was constructed over 10 months with and had R6.5m budget.