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Horizons Tower

Boulogne-Billancourt, France

TERRELL's role: Structural Engineering from Concept through to Detailed Design and Site Supervision.

In the heart of the new zone currently being developed on the former Renault factory site at Boulogne- Billancourt, this is a 19-storey office and retail building with 4 levels of underground car parking. The building consists of a reinforced concrete central lateral stability core with beam and slab concrete superstructure structures. "Top and down" construction method has been chosen for the infrastructure. The foundation level consists of a raft to resist ground water pressure. The precast basement columns are founded on precast concrete barrette piles, with a waterproof reinforced diaphragm wall enclosing the basement levels.

Horizons Tower

Boulogne-Billancourt, France

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CLIENT: Hines

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ARCHITECT: Ateliers Jean Nouvel

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PROJECT VALUE: 100 M€

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TOTAL SURFACE AREA: 40 000 m²

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COMPLETION DATE: 2011

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LOCATION: Boulogne-Billancourt, France

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OUR BRIEF: Structural Engineering Design

Horizons Tower

Boulogne-Billancourt, France

Picture: Ateliers Jean Nouvel