Projects

Flood Resistant Housing Residential

  • Client: Kabina
  • Sector: Residential
  • Project Type: New Build Prototype
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Kabina are a new company undertaking research and development into flood resistant housing – based on a site with raised infrastructure and foamed concrete foundations to dwellings that float in the event of a flood.

QAD are collaborating with Kabina in designing various house types and developing strategies for the flow of water around the site involving swales and bridges etc. The houses are to be constructed using prefabricated off site manufacture to the highest environmental standards..

The collaboration is moving towards a live site in the Thames basin producing circa 170 units arranged in a variety of character areas.