Sustainable Mediterranean Construction

Sustainable Mediterranean Construction

THE SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION SITES AND THE RECOVERY OF THE “MACERE” – PONTINPIETRA FROM ACADEMIC TRAINING TO THE ART OF THE MASTER BUILDER

Authors 

Gianfranca Mastroianni, Amelia Maris

Keywords: 

school construction sites, training, local techniques, active citizenship, crafts

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Abstract

The territory tells us stories, stories made up of people who have lived and transformed it and have been transformed by itself, in turn by an exchange, sometimes reciprocal. Today we live in the territory we have been left by the young people of the past, connoisseurs of knowledge handed down from previous generations, specifically of tradition of the “macere” of the Amalfi Coast, of the dry stone walls. There is a practical knowledge of the master, of the master builder, that today is necessary to bring it together with the specific professional technical training which represents the key to knowing how to design, recover a macera and know how to do it. The need to know the construction tecnique in order to be able to intervene on existing buildings – this is the approach we propose so that local intervention methods shared with the bodies the govern the territory can be born. The purpose of Pontinpietra is to transmit the traditional knowledge of engineering construction techniques through the school building sites.

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SMC Special Issue N.06 2021

SMC MAGAZINE SPECIAL ISSUE N. SIX/2021

WHOLE BOOK

001_COVER AND INDEX

005_Presentation 
Marina Fumo

015_Conference speaker | Editors of the conference proceedings

022_ The architecture of being: a “best practice” to regenerate the terraced landscape
Anna Pina Arcaro

034_Malacoccola and Sant’Elia, history and anthropology of a timeless terraced landscape
Giovanni Gugg

046_The problem of terracing in Italy: analysis of an operating procedure applied in Piedmont
Francesco Pernice

058_ Water architecture: notes on some material and cultural elements of the Amalfi coast landscape
Pietro Santoriello

070_The cultural value of the Amalfi coast terracing. A legacy of the past and opportunity for the future
Giorgia De Pasquale

082_Terraces: examples of conservation and innovation
Maria Paola Gatti

098_The terrace cultivation of the Amalfi coast in the territorial planning scheme of the Sorrento-Amalfi area between protection and sustainable development
Maria Parente

110_The value of the technological footprint on the territory in bio-cultural landscapes: the terraces of the Amalfi coast
Marica Merola

126_A future for old terraces. Opportunities and suggestions for the recovery of abandoned agricultural terraces of the Amalfi coast
Ferruccio Ferrigni

138_Protection of the terraced landscape between rural culture, climate resilience and biodiversity
Gigliola Ausiello, Luca Di Girolamo, Francesco Sommese

159_LIDAR-based approach for the management of terraced landscapes
Pierpaolo D’Agostino, Giuseppe Antuono, Tomàs E. MartìnezChao,Lia Maria Papa

171_The school construction sites and the recovery of the dry stone walling of the Amalfi coast – Pontinpietra from academic training to the art of the master builder
Gianfranca Mastroianni, Amelia Maris

183_Experimental tilting plane tests for the ultimate shear estimation of perforated dry joint masonry panels
Gabriele Milani, Antonio Formisano

202_The contribution provided by geology and geotechnical engineering in the restoration of terraces on Amalfi coast
Paolo Budetta, Giovanni Forte, Marianna Pirone, Antonio Santo, Marialaura Tartaglia, Gianfranco Urcioli

218_Potential use of alkali-activated materials in naturalistic engineering
Gigliola D’Angelo, Ilaria Capasso, Antonio Santo, Barbara Liguori

232_Terraces and dry stone walls: history of unbound stones. Respect for tradition and innovative design for unprecedented socio-environmental challenges
Giuseppe Trinchese

252_Towards the definition of guidelines for the recovery and enhancement of terraces
Veronica Vitiello, Roberto Castelluccio

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