LA CATALANA. Phase I and II. Sant Adria de Besós. Barcelona.

Urban development of a new neighbourhood in the sector La Catalana, and construction of a park and gardens in the interior squares, which connect the whole space. The project runs alongside the river Besós, and wants to simulate the garden crop spaces on the one hand – designed in a grid – and a stream on the other, shaped by a winding path accompanied by poplars.

Technical data

Project: 2008
Construction: 2009
Surface: 16.000 m2.
Urbanization project: SBS Engeneers
Promotion: Besós Consortium


GREEN WALL FOR THE MUNICIPAL RECYCLING COMPANY OF SANT ADRIA DEL BESOS. Sant Adria del Besós

We converted the old enclosure into a gabion wall, vegetated with crassula plant panels in order to minimize maintenance and growth. As a result we got a mosaic of rectangles of different colours and textures.

Technical data

Project: 2016
Construction: 2017
Cost: 110.000 €
Collaboration: X ARQUITECTURA
Promotion: Metropolitan Area of Barcelona


GARDENING PROJECT FOR THE MUSEUM OF EMIGRATION HISTORY OF CATALONIA. Sant Adrià del Besòs

We built the garden of the Museum enclosure, using special play structures with a living material such as willow, which allows us to fit the different uses claimed by the town hall, as a meeting point, leisure areas and the organization of suburb activities.

Technical data

Project: 2014
Construction: 2017
Surface: 3.000 m2.
Collaboration: X Arquitectura, Pont de Queròs
Promotion: Metropolitan Area of Barcelona


EXECUTIVE PROJECT FOR THE REMODELING OF THE SOLIDARITY PARK. Prat de Llobregat

Reconstruction of an emblematic park in Prat de Llobregat, inaugurated 20 years ago, following the initial guidelines of the designer, the architect Inma Jansana.

Technical data

Project: 2018
Construction: 2018
Surface: 19.400 m2.
Promotion: City Council of Prat de Llobregat


EXECUTIVE PROJECT FOR THE NATURALIZATION OF A SPECIAL INTEREST SPACE TO INCREASE BIODIVERSITY IN VALENT PETIT GARDENS. Barcelona.

We increase biodiversity: a project based on structures that favour the fauna within the urban environment and provide vegetation with flowering and fructification stages in order to attract and feed pollinating insects.

Technical data

Project: 2017
Surface: 350 m2
Project in collaboration with the Rubió i Tudurí Gardening School of Barcelona City Council.


DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF THE 1st OCTOBER SQUARE. Premià de Mar

Sustainable design, which works on biodiversity aims and build resting areas, in a space to be restored, with a planting of a meadow of flowers that attract butterflies and a very varied plantation of shrubs, herbaceous plants and trees. The curved line and the dunes give a spatial volume to the square.

Technical data

Project: 2018
Construction: 2019
Surface: 1.800 m2.
Promotion: City Council of Premià de Mar


SCHOOL GARDEN FOR THE EDUCATIONAL CENTRE L'EMPORDÀ. Roses.

It is a garden for 1 and 6 years old users, designed as a playground to play and also organize educational activities. The aim is a recreation of an urban space, with a central road crossing the pavement and different game elements as a car, a fire truck, houses and pedestrian crossing. In one corner we placed a space for sand games that can also accommodate open doors activities and serve as a bench.

Technical data

Project: 2014
Construction: 2015
Surface: 1.200 m2.
Promotion: Educational Centre l’Empordà


PLANTING DESIGN FOR THE PLAZA DE LA SARDANA. Premià de Mar

Revegetation project of the entire perimeter of this square, hidden by housing and quite shady. One of the sides is steep and is solved constructing a slope with prefabricated concrete cobbles, which allows planting in spaces of 8 x 8 cm size. The revegetation is proposed with herbaceous in order to provides colour and seasonal interest.

Technical data

Project: 2018
Construction: 2019
Surface: 4.000 m2.
Promotion: City Council of Premià de Mar


PLAYGROUNDS AREAS. Sabadell

Design and construction of different playground areas for Sabadell City Council, modulating new shapes and colours at the pavement, which can become itself a game, and replacing some old play equipment.

Technical data

Project: 2008
Construction: 2009
Promotion: City Council of Sabadell


SURROUNDINGS OF THE CHURCH OF SANTA MARIA DE MANLLEU

Landscape project for the parish church of Manlleu, where the main garden is a closed garden that simulates the Hortus Conclusus, where to enjoy the essences, textures and blossoms. A peaceful space to think and observe.

Technical data

Project: 2008
Construction: 2009
Surface: 930 m2.
Promotion: City Council of Manlleu


GREEN CORRIDOR PROJECT FOR URO-8 AND URO-9 URBANIZATION. Torremolinos, Malaga

Green corridor development at the south bank of the new shopping centre, the largest commercial centre of Andalusia, near the Torremolinos Mountains (La Sierra), which allows to connect the city with the natural environment. Three spaces are created into the green corridor to retain the rainwater and become sustainable drainage systems.

Technical data

Project: 2018
Surface: 16.000 m2.
Promotion: Intu
Master plan: WATG


LIBRARY’S GARDEN. LLIÇÀ D'AMUNT. Barcelona

Garden design for the new municipal library, with the aim to convert the surroundings into a space where you can read and also organize cultural activities. The vegetation is grouped in stripes of different heights, playing with shadows, textures and colours. It is a design that allows us to draw separate spaces and create interesting visuals from the building.

Technical data

Project: 2010
Construction: 2010
Surface: 2.770 m2.
Promotion: City Council of Lliçà d’Amunt


GARDEN AROUND THE CASTLE OF SANT MARTÍ SARROCA AND THE CHURCH OF SANTA MARIA. Tarragona

Renovation of the surroundings of this monumental complex – Sant Martí Castle (s.X) and Sta. María Church (XIIIth century) – located on a small mound, on the southeast side of the town. The renovation provides a better condition of the space, expanded accessible routes, controlled access with cars and new and colourful plantations.

Technical data

Project: 2005
Construction: 2016
Surface: 3.000 m2
Collaboration: Bosch, architect


MASTER PLAN ESSAY FOR THE GREEN SPACES OF MATARÓ CITY

Essay with the guidelines to be followed for planting new spaces and maintenance works in a more sustainable way.

Technical data

Project: 2018
Mataró City Council


FIRST PRIZE. GATE OF THE TIBIDABO. COLLSEROLA GATES COMPETITION

Study of proposals for the Museum of Science Gate, to improve accessibility to the Collserola Park.

Technical data

Competition: 2012
City Hall of Barcelona
Collaboration: Renau-Bartomeus, architects


PRIVATE GARDEN IN ESPLUGUES DE LLOBREGAT. Barcelona

A garden project for a house built on different levels and with several accesses. The water and the resting areas were the client’s requirements. There are waterfalls, water ponds, spa areas, etc. The planting is located in the surroundings.

Technical data

Project: 2009
Construction: 2009
Surface: 1.000 m2.


PRIVATE GARDEN IN SANT JUST DESVERN. Barcelona

Water is one of the elements that has belong to all gardens since ancient times. This one is restored by building a water feature with two basins at different levels, which provides sound, reflections and freshness to the space, as a main structure.

Technical data

Project: 2006
Construction: 2007
Surface: 240 m2.


PRIVATE GARDEN IN TIANA. Barcelona

A low maintenance garden with a Mediterranean plantation design, which provides a long seasonality and spectaculars blossoms.

Technical data

Project: 2010
Construction: 2010
Surface: 300 m2.


TERRACE IN THE OLYMPIC VILLAGE. Barcelona

Private terrace, which was completely rebuilt. Creating concrete containers in two colours, of different volumes and shapes to create a certain movement. The vegetation is diverse and meets the needs of the client. A lemon tree occupies the central part, hoping that as it grows, it can provide shade. Focus lights are located in the containers enhance the vegetation at night.

Technical data

Project: 2018
Construction: 2019
Surface: 40 m2.


DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF THE MOLINO DEL BATAN GARDEN. Torremolinos, Málaga.

New design for a garden, which belongs to an old restaurant and mill, to be converted into a corporate garden for the offices of a shopping centre. It is a garden with very dry conditions. Priority mains are a great show of vegetation and reinforce the aesthetic of the space both day and night.

Technical data

Project: 2019
Construction: 2019
Surface: 1.000 m2.
Promotion: Intu


GARDEN DESIGN IN SITGES. Barcelona

Garden design in Sitges, near the sea, with succulents plants and palm trees. The slopes are solved with containment structures to fit plants as well.

Technical data

Project: 2010
Construction: 2011
Surface: 600m2.


INTERIOR PATIO FOR A COMMUNITY HOUSING. Barcelona

A necessary change of design is required in this garden with no interest (only grass and tree planting) in order to become a useful space.  We designed a discreet plantation full of colour, textures and essences, and low maintenance. The pavement is replaced by gravel, and a series of timber containers are constructed in different shapes and heights for planting.

Technical data

Project: 2015
Construction: 2017
Surface: 300 m2.
Promotion: Inmobiliaria Interior


FIRST PRIZE. COMPETITION FOR THE EDITORIAL OF THE EXECUTIVE PROJECT OF CAN XARAU

Landscaping of a new park in the centre of the town, where a series of City Council buildings are located. In this park, the vegetation is designed to be the real protagonist.

Technical data

Competition: 2010/2011
City Hall of Cerdanyola del Vallés. Barcelona
Collaboration: Renau-Bartomeus, architects


STUDY STRUCTURAL SOILS FOR THE URBAN TREES. Barcelona

Proposal of different types of solutions for the urban soils, taking into account different situations: constructive and technical alternatives for the improvement of tree roots systems in the compacted soils of the city.

Technical data

Project: 2016
Collaboration: Laia Lara and Irene Subils, architects


THIRD PRIZE. RIVER WALK AND LEISURE AREA FOR THE RIERA D'ARBUCIES

Ideas competition for a route and leisure space in the stream of the municipality of Arbúcies.

Technical data

Competition: 2011
Arbúcies Town Hall. Girona
Surface: 4.000 m2.
Collaboration: Bjorn Hinners, architect


SELECTED TEAM FOR THE COMPETITION. PARK ELS AMETLLERS. Santa Perpetua de la Mogoda

Restricted competition for a proposal for a park located between two urban centres, that should be functioning as a connector.

Technical data

Competition: 2007
Surface: 3 ha.
Collaboration: LUR, Landscape architects. Roser Vives, engineer.


RESTRICTED COMPETITION. LANDSCAPE DESIGN FOR THE WALK THAT COVERS THE TRAIN STATION. VILAFRANCA DEL PENEDÈS. Barcelona

Planting design with different grasses and herbaceous plants. Restricted competition.         

Technical data

Competition: 2006
Collaboration: Ravetllat- Ribas, architects


HISTORICAL STUDY FOR IMPROVEMENT AND CONSERVATION OF THE MATARÓ CENTRAL PARK. PART I

Historical study and analysis of the current state, to update this important parc. Guidelines for the later restoration will be done in part 2.

Technical data

Project: 2009
Surface: 125.000 m2
City Council of Mataró


GARDEN PROJECT. Millbrock, New York.

Preliminary draft and study of alternatives for the master plan.

Technical data

Project: 2018
Construction: 2018
Surface: 4.500 m2.
Collaboration: Hudson Berckshire, landscapers


VEGETATION DESIGN AND IRRIGATION SYSTEM FOR THE VALLMORA PARK. Masnou

Mediterranean plantation proposal for a new park near the sea, with steep slopes and maritime exposure.

Technical data

Project: 2004-07
Surface: 59.098 m2
Collaboration: Josep Maria Botey i Associats, architects


TECHNICAL STUDY OF A NEW PROPOSAL FOR THE DELIMITATION OF PEIN. Santa Maria de Martorrelles

Assessment of the delimitation of the PEIN (Space of Natural Special Interest) according to the landscape and ecological characteristics of the plot, in order to establish a new limit.

Technical data

Project: 2017
Surface: 13.417 m2


HISTORICAL STUDY FOR THE PLAZA TAULÍ. Sabadell

Report of the original project of this square, 80 years aged, and main guidelines for intervention and restoration, recovering materials, structures and vegetation.

Technical data

Project: 2003
Surface: 2.840 m2.
Sabadell City Council


LANDSCAPE STUDY FOR A NEW GAS STATION. Palamós, Girona

Landscape study for the construction of a new gas station on the road to Vall-llóbrega.

Technical data

Project: 2008
Surface: 1.500 m2
Collaboration: ZETA Enginyers


PLANNING DESIGN FOR TWO OLD MUNICIPAL SWIMMING POOLS: CA L'ANTON & LES PINEDES DE L'ARMENGOL. The Tower of Claramunt (Anoia)

Study of seven proposals to change two old municipal swimming pools in a play and leisure area for the youth, with playgrounds, sandboxes and skate parks, in different budget ranges.

Technical data

Project: 2013
Surface: 8.000 m2
Provincial Council of Barcelona


PLANTING DESIGN FOR THE CONTAINERS AND STREET POTS OF THE CITY OF VIC

Study of new planting design and type of container for different districts of this village, trying to unify by areas, materials, shapes and colours. Extension of different plant compositions to enrich the urban green. Maintenance programme.

Technical data

Project: 2008
Construction: 2009
Collaboration: Tac-Osona, S.L.


BIKE LANE PROJECT & RIBERA WALK. Pineda de Mar

Study and design project for the layout of a bike lane next to a 2 km long
stream in Pineda de Mar. Assessment of alternatives.

Technical data

Project: 2005
City Council of Pineda de Mar


STUDY FOR THE GARDENING MAINTENANCE FOR THE MUNICIPALITY OF LLIÇÀ D'AMUNT

Lead study by Pedrerol Gardeners & Landscape, a study and proposal for gardening maintenance of the municipality.

Technical data

Project: 2015/2011/2007
City Council of Lliçà d´Amunt


PLANTING DESIGN. PARK LA SINIA. Calafell, Tarragona

Sustainable proposal of vegetation for a square where the lawn occupied most of the space and is replaced by plantations of shrubs and grasses.

Technical data

Project: 2016
Surface: 15.000 m2
Collaboration: Stachys, S.A, Construction enterprise      


STUDY OF IMPROVEMENTS AND UPDATE FOR 50 PUBLIC SPACES OF THE CITY OF MATARÓ

Update of different parks, gardens and squares; including an analysis and review for improvement, including proposals for landscape arrangements.

Technical data

Project: 2017
City Council of Mataró


ENVIRONMENTAL STUDY FOR A CAMPING. Alcanar

Environmental study for the construction of apartments on a plot facing the sea, formerly occupied by a campsite. Proposal of corrective measures.

Technical data

Project: 2006
Surface: 10.000 m2


STUDY OF LANDSCAPE IMPROVEMENTS FOR THE MAINTENANCE OF THE PARKS OF THE METROPOLITAN AREA OF BARCELONA

Report for 31 parks, with analysis and new proposals for their maintenance.

Technical data

Project: 2006
Collaboration: Stachys, S.A., construction company


STUDY OF IMPROVEMENTS IN LANDSCAPE FOR THE MAINTENANCE OF THE GREEN AREAS OF TARRAGONA CITY

Report of landscape improvements on different green areas and their costs.

Technical data

Project: 2006
Collaboration: Stachys, S.A. construction company


PASEO GARCIA FARIA. OLYMPIC VILLAGE. Barcelona

Design of irrigation plans for new vegetated areas of the promenade.

Technical data

Project: 2002
Construction: 2003
Surface: 7.6 ha.
Collaboration: Architect studio Ravellat – Ribas


RONDA DEL MIG. Barcelona

Design of the irrigation plans for the new landscaped flowerbeds near the Plaza Cerdà.

Technical data

Project: 2002
Construction: 2003
Surface: 1.5 ha.
Collaboration: Dragados & Garden Tona, S.L. construction company


DESIGN OF VEGETATION PLANS AND IRRIGATION SYSTEM FOR PARC DE VALLPARADIS (phase 4 & 5). Terrassa

Planting design project and definition of irrigation system.

Technical data

Project: 2002
Surface: 41.000 m2.
Collaboration: Mr. Ribas Piera, architect; Mr. Lluis Bosch, agricultural engineer


ENVIRONMENTAL STUDY FOR THE SANT GENÍS DE PALAFOLLS CARAVANNING. Girona

Caravanning environmental improvements and alternative proposals. Planting guidelines for the landscape of the caravan plots and study of extension of the environmentally protected areas.

Technical data

Project: 2015
Sant Genís de Palafolls


DRAFT FOR THE DESIGN OF A CLOSED AREA IN THE PARQUE DEL BESÓS

Design and layout of a new fence, to create a safe area for a playground, with a design that is both aesthetically attractive and play a game role. The park belongs to the network of Metropolitan Parks of Barcelona.

Technical data

Projecte: 2018
Sant Adrià del Besós City Council