LAKE DISTRICT – by American Eco Homes SRL

Iasi, Romania

This project in the Miroslava community near Iasi has begun construction with plans for over 600 row houses. The project uses innovative structurally insulated panels to achieve superior energy performance, seismic resistance and construction quality while maintaining affordability. The Lake District project’s homes include passive solar design and optimize natural ventilation, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)-certified wood, low VO C paints, adhesives, and flooring and water efficient sanitary items and landscaping. The project’s construction management diverts over 50% of construction waste from landfills (with 25% being standard industry practice).