National School of Advanced Technology - Palaiseau (91)
- Technical characteristics
|Client||MINISTERE DE LA DEFENSE|
|Architect||Jean-Baptiste LACOUDRE / Hubert GODET|
|Scope of services||Services and Geothermal Space Heating|
Programme - EN
Construction of ENSTA (National School of Advanced Technology) on Ecole Polytechnique Campus in Palaiseau. Building including research laboratories, administrative services, library, classrooms, 400-seat lecture theatres, lobby and student cafeteria, etc. 431-unit university residence in 5 buildings together with two pavillons. 1,940 m² gymnasium with multi-purpose hall, weights room and climbing wall. Provision of 25-space car park.
Particularités Techniques - EN
Geothermal probe space heating system (75 probes 12,000m in total, 3x400kW heat pumps) to provide 80 % of annual heating requirement, with additional 1.50MW gas fuelled boiler. Solar panels (500 m²) system back up during summer. Installation of private 1250kVA transformer station, backed up with 300kVA power inverters and 500kVA power generator. Laboratories supplied with special gases : nitrous oxide, argon, acetylene, etc. NF Tertiary Building Certivéa Certification.