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La Seine Musicale

Ile Seguin, Boulogne-Billancourt, Frankreich

There is a new landmark at the Île Seguin, on the banks of the Seine in Boulogne-Billancourt, west of Paris: 'La Seine Musical', a ship-like building complex, which was designed by the Japanese architect Shigeru Ban and the French Jean de Gastines. After three years of building time, it was opened in a festive ceremony in the spring of 2017. The timber construction for the auditorium was made by HESS TIMBER from Kleinheubach.

Project information
Location: Paris, France
Customer: Bouygues Construction
Architect: Shigeru Ban / Jean de Gastines
Design and construction: SJB Kempter Fitze
Year of construction: 2016
Products HESS TIMBER: Glued laminated timber: HESS FREE FORM, HESS PREMIUM
Special features:

900 m³ special shaped and special surface glued laminated timber (HESS FREE FORM und HESS PREMIUM), consisting of 1.700 individual elements.