Ramallah, Palestine

Ramallah Residential Blocks

The project is located in Surda in the north-west outskirts of the twin cities of Ramallah and Al-Bireh.

Description

Each of the project's block has 5 flats and the pilot unit has a floor area of 306 m² on three levels (walk-out basement, ground and second floor).

Project info

Construction phase
New construction
Building type
Multi Family House (MFH)
Detailed building type
Multi Family House (MFH) - Small (≤ 1000m²) - detached
Net floor area
340 m2
Stories
3 stories
Construction type
Mixed construction
Original construction year of the building
2006
Project contact
Khaled Sabawi
Contact email address
khaled@uci.ps

Building Rating and Certifications systems

Rating and certifications systems
Not applicable

Building Envelope

External walls

U-Value
0.87 W/(m²*K)

Roof

Roof type
Description of construction
Thermal insulation
U-Value
0.87 W/(m²*K)

Openings and windows

Glazing type
Single glazed
U-Value glass
2.9 W/(m²*K)

Basement floor

U-Value
0.8 W/(m²*K)

Technical Building Systems

Ventilation system

Type of ventilation
Description
Geothermal & Heat pump: ground coupled heat pump

Water heater system

Primary water heater system
Solar Thermal collector on the roof
Description
solar domestic hot water

Final Energy Demand

Energy carrier (1)
Gas a
Energy carrier (2)
Electricity
Annual heating demand
12 kWh/(m²*a)
Annual lighting demand
5 kWh/(m²*a)
Total final energy demand
17 kWh/(m²*a)

Financial Aspects

Project construction cost
274.251 EUR