Caroline Aigle school complex Palaiseau (91)

City of Palaiseau

Client aFire safety systemssted by
Scientipôle Aménagement

Daudré Vignier & Associés

Construction company

Progress/Delivery date

Surface area
7 494 m²

Construction cost
€7,6M excluding tax (value date 2012)

Scope of services

  • Structure (wood and concrete)
  • Construction economics
  • Electricity
  • Fluids
  • High Environmental Quality
  • Roadworks and various networks
  • Fire safety systems
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Design and build contract for timber framed 18 classrooms school complex including:

  • A nursery school,
  • An elementary school,
  • A recreation centre,
  • Plant rooms,
  • A pantry.

Technical characteristics

Timber frame construction.
Heat distribution in compliance with Title V requirements, installation of transport nodes on site without infiltration with 1ltr/sec/ha release rate.
Soil coefficient 0.7.

Environmental characteristics

Sustainable development (HQE) certified RT2011 and labelled RT2012 Effinergie+.
Finish materials alternatives study; selection of sustainable products with least environmental impact.
Timber frame structure with internal and external linings to eliminate thermal bridges.
Installation of rain screen and anti-intrusion openings to provide night ventilation from patios.
Innovative storm water management by infiltration feeding underground storage tanks.

Credits photos: © Charly Broyez