Demo under way at Calza Apartments

 
Original coffered ceiling visible behind the dropped ceiling

Original coffered ceiling visible behind the dropped ceiling

 

When demolition starts, there is always a degree of uncertainty regarding what might be uncovered. A few days into the demolition process at the Calza apartments in Northern Italy, the construction team has discovered a set of structural conditions that need close attention. On the upside, the wood ceiling that has been concealed for a century, seems to show promise. 

 
The existing building has been altered several time through the centuries

The existing building has been altered several time through the centuries

 
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