Laeticia Fontaine is engineer specialized in construction materials and lecture and conduct research at the CRATerre-ENSAG laboratory. With Romain Anger, she is jointly responsible for the research topic, Matter/ Materials and are also co-authors of the exhibition about earthen construction “Ma terre première, pour construire demain” (Cité des sciences et de l'industrie, Paris) and the book on the same topic “Bâtir en terre, du grain de sable à l'architecture” (Belin).
Cement Construction and Real Estate Housing
Building locally using earth could be one solution to the construction needs of the world’s population. Raw earth is available in many places on the planet and answers the major contemporary ecological, Continue Reading