The New Building

a architect(s)
18 Firm Thierry Algrin / Alain Del Zotto
19 Project Architect Thierry Algrin / Alain Del Zotto
20 Type of project renovation (2003: security commission
2005: 1st program (abandonned)
2009: end of program, call for tenders
2010-2013: works)
b aims of the new building
21 Short description of the main objectives and purposes of the project security: ventilation, electricity, plumbing, etc.
access to disabled people
cafeteria, training rooms, rooms for groups
c special features
22 Site location inside the Sorbonne building
23 Architecture rectangular plan
Eiffel steel and concrete structure built by Henri-Paul Nénot (1885-1897)
extension of stacks and first refurbishment: 1930-1932
2nd extension of stacks: 1970-1972