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Stepping out / Civil Engineering Live - Casa Andresen
3 May 2017
Stepping out / Civil Engineering Live - Casa Andresen

Photography: PIH Team

The Andresen House, the former Campo Alegre Palace, built in the beginning of the 19th century by the entrepreneur João Andresen, has constructive solutions that still nowadays an example of constructive innovation in its energetic performance.

Each one of these constructive and structural innovations will be explained during the talk and the guided tour to the building by the architect Nuno Valentim, the Engineer Vasco Freitas and the Engineer Aníbal Costa who was the person in charge of the detailed work of survey before the intervention in the framework of the rehabilitation of the current Andresen House.


Organisation: Civil Engineering Department of FEUP, Rectorship of the University of Porto and Porto Innovation Hub

Guidance: Nuno Valentim, Vasco Freitas and Aníbal Costa

Date: 12 April and 3 May 2017

Time: 5:00 p.m.

Duration: 90’

Capacity: 30 people

Target audience: general

Meeting point: Casa Andresen, Jardim Botânico do Porto

Entry: free entry through previous inscription here

Note 1: the capture of images inside Casa Andresen is not allowed; Access to certain areas will be conditioned due to work in progress within the scope of the Biodiversity Gallery.

Note 2: the Stepping Out activities aim at the general public. For any participation covering another area, an authorisation must be requested detailing the purpose of that visit.


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Câmara Municipal do Porto
Praça General Humberto Delgado, 4º piso
4049-001 Porto


+351 222 097 161



Porto Innovation Hub

Rua Dr. António Luís Gomes s/n
4049-001 Porto


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