Silva tour bois bordeaux

Site Saint Jean Belcier UDZ, block 4.9, Bordeaux Métropole
Client Developers : EPA Bordeaux Atlantique, Kaufman & Broad
Architects studio BELLECOUR, ART&BUILD
Engineers Egis, Elioth, Socotec, D2S, Qualiconsult
Program Timber mixed plot comprising an integrated multi storey car park, a tower with 125 Residential units, 50 meters tall, structured in wood, Commercial, Retail and 75 Social Residential units
Surface area 20.000 sqm
Certification NF Habitat HQE, BREEAM “very good”
Delivery 2021

The City of Bordeaux has the goal to become the new global reference in tall timber construction.  The mixed project includes a multi-storey car park, residencial and commercial space. The design a collaboration between Studio BELLECOUR and  ART & BUILD Architects, sets a benchmark of construction using over 80% timber material, from locally sourced cross laminated timber floors to glulam bracing placed strategically in order to display the structural components, the 19-storey residential tower breathes innovation as well as improved comfort for residents. Developed by Kaufman & Broad, the 20,000-sqm (GFA) is scheduled for delivery in 2021