Special-Needs Friendly Pathway

The main aim of the project is to solve the problems of universal accessibility and mobility of the clients. The overall strategy is to provide not only a functional solution for people with special needs but to offer social inclusion, in a non-segregated space. The project is made up of three components. The first is a straight staircase that connects the different levels. The second is a smooth ramp that gives direct and universal access to the facilities and the solariums.  The third element is a triangular layout that integrates the walks into the surrounding landscape. The whole layout offers a 60% permeable surface that guarantees natural oxygenation and watering of the soil…