This green roof project was part of a renovation of the 19th centurywarehouses located on the waterfront of “Het IJ” in Amsterdam. The oldwarehouse “Australië“ was integrated into a new residential building and ona portion of this new building the green roof was created.
The green roof includes a flat section with trees and lawn and is locatedapproximately 5 meters above ground level. Installing lawn on the steeparea was a challenge since a supply of nutrients and water must beensured. Therefore, two layers of Georaster® were installed to accommodate more substrate.