Pierre Semard secondary school gymnasium Bobigny (93)

Seine-Saint-Denis Departmental Council

Engasser & Associés
Romeo Architecture

Construction company
Structural work: SPIE Batignolles

Progress/Delivery date
Construction ongoing

Surface area
4 600 m²

Construction cost
€17,2M excluding tax (value date 2018)

Scope of services

  • Structure
  • Construction economics
  • Electricity
  • Fluids
  • High Environmental Quality
  • Fire safety systems
  • Catering design
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Reconstruction of an 3-storey secondary school for 700 pupils. 
Creation of new sections:

  • A kitchen and canteen,
  • A covered gymnasium,
  • Multi-purpose rooms,
  • Staff accommodation,
  • An outdoor sports area.

The complex is set in a large landscaped area bordering the Parc Départemental de la Bergère.

Technical characteristics

The siteplan of the college is clear, legible and calm. It comprises two volumes arranged one on top of the other: on the ground floor, a U-shaped brick base, and a square-shaped upper level centred on a patio. 
The courtyard is planted with trees and shrubs.
The facade of the second storey is clad in aluminium.
Semi-underground gymnasium.

Environmental characteristics

Effinergie+ level / RT2012 -20%.
Inclusion in the 2015-2020 Secondary School Ambition Plan (Plan Ambition Collège).
CEM mission (Cost of Operation and Maintenance).
High environmental quality (HQE) strategy without certification.