Tank and Belvedere – Colombier-Saugnieuxflo2015-10-20T09:22:28+01:00
Client: City of Colombier-Saugnieu 69
Location: Ancienne route de Colombier-Saugnieu 69 – France
Year: Studies and construction 1995
Project Type: Construction of a lifting and interconnecting station for drinking water, including underground tank, technical room at the ground level and belvedere on the airstrips of the Lyon Saint Exupery airport
Mission: Base mission + implementation studies
Cost of works: 150 000 € before tax approximately
Area: 100 m2 floor area approximately
Construction of a Tank for Lifting and Interconnecting of Drinking Water and Belvedere on the Lyon Saint Exupery Airport – Colombier-Saugnieux
-Project awarded on references and resources,
-The program included the construction of a pumping and interconnecting station for drinking water, including an underground tank and a technical room at ground level,
-The city of Colombier-Saugnieu wanted to make this building a signal at the entrance of the city and profit by the proximity of the airstrips of the Lyon Saint Exupery Airport to make a belvedere,
-The project, ofcylindrical shape, plays on the contrasts between contemporary materials, reinforced concrete and galvanized steel, on the airport side, a symbol of modernity, and an apparatus of stones and pebbles, on the village side, symbolizing the sustainability and timelessness of the village.
-The equipment used includes the existing equipments on some houses in the town, alternating beds clear limestones and a bed of Rhone pebble.