Puerto Guitarra is a complex of 12-storey apartment buildings located in Soledad, Colombia. The project is being developed by Constructora Bolivar, a local real estate developer and features a total of 720 2- and 3-bedroom apartments.
The project was able to reduce energy and water consumption as well as energy embodied in materials by employing state-of-the-art construction materials and technologies such as reflective paint of roof and external walls, external shading devices, energy-saving lighting, and low-flow showerheads and faucets.
Puerto Guitarra has received a Preliminary EDGE Certificate from CAMACOL.
Reduced Window to Wall Ratio, Reflective Paint/Tiles for Roof, Reflective Paint for External Walls, External Shading Devices, Energy-Saving Light Bulbs – Internal Spaces, Energy-Saving Light Bulbs – External Spaces, Lighting Controls for Corridors and Staircases
Low-Flow Showerheads, Low-Flow Faucets for Kitchen Sinks, Low-Flow Faucets for Washbasins, Single Flush for Water Closets
Floor Slabs – In-Situ Reinforced Concrete Slab, Roof Construction – In-Situ Reinforced Concrete Slab, External Walls – Exposed Cored (with Holes) Bricks with Internal Plaster, External Walls – In-Situ Reinforced Wall, Internal Walls – In-Situ Reinforced Wall, Internal Walls – Honeycomb Clay Blocks with Plaster on Both Sides, Window Frames – UPVC
Puerto Guitarra - Apartamentos Torre tipo 65 y 74 Soledad - Atlántico / Suroriente Soledad, Atlántico 083001 Colombia
Preliminary EDGE Certificate
February 10, 2022
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Total CO2 Savings (annually)