La Folie Saint James school campus Neuilly-sur-Seine (92)

Hauts-de-Seine department council

Ateliers 2/3/4 
De Gironde

Construction companies

Progress/Delivery date

Surface area
20 000 m²

Construction cost
€21,3M excluding tax (value date 2003)

Scope of services

  • Structure
  • Electricity
  • Fluids
  • Construction economics
  • Roadworks and various networks
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Reconstruction of school campus to regroup 600 pupils in 20 classrooms.
La Folie Saint-James school campus includes teaching facilities (middle school/high school), 2000m² underground gymnasium and corporate housing.
4-storey buildings and 55-space basement car park.

Technical characteristics

Onsite water table required construction of 24m deep peripheral wall with self-draining raft slab and automatic pump to retention tank.
It includes building underground gymnasium to support part of school in superstructure.
Accordingly, beams in gymnasium 1,80 metres deep and span 30 metres.

Environmental characteristics

The building was calculated according to RT 2000.