Urban Complex Framework Mixed-Use

Teaching and research centre for natural sciences

Campus Agro merges on the same site, in Paris-Saclay, four existing entities of Agroparistech and INRA into a teaching and research centre for life sciences. More than a building, the strength of the proposal is to offer an urban complex articulated around a place of accessible and convivial life, and open to the city a central park of one hectare. To the south are the classrooms, the student living rooms and the documentation center in two volumes connected by a bridge. The architecture of the premises offers students and teachers an efficient, flexible and pleasant working tool.

In the north, the administration, a training school and a conference center are located in two volumes connected by a covered passage. The space device allows the meeting and a great proximity b...

  • Saclay, France
  • CASAS (Campus Agro SAS)
  • 2015 - 2017
  • Completed
  • Research and teaching Premises of 62.800 m2 GFA
  • Architecture
  • Urban Design
  • Render: arte factory
  • Mandataries: Eiffage construction Grands Projets
  • Research architects - laboratories:  Celnikier Grabli Architectes
  • Architects: Ateliers 115
  • Atelier de paysages Bruel Delmar
  • CVC: SNC Lavalin
  • Facades: Interface
  • Lab tech: Clima Plus