19. Three buildings of collective housing by Lopes & Périnet-Marquet Architectes EPFL

The project is part of the Localized Area Plan (LAP) route de la Chapelle, which is itself part of the master plan La Chapelle-les-Sciers. These plans establish the principles for lay-out, seting-up and size of buildings.

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Project name: Three buildings of collective housing. Lopes & Périnet-Marquet Architectes EPFL

Location: La Chapelle – Lancy, Geneva

Tipology: Collective Housing

Area: 12,500 m2

Construction data: 2012-2014

Photos by: Emmanuel Périnet-Marquet

In view of a collective appropriation of the exterior space the ground floors are slightly raised with respect to the adjacent land. Compliance with a global Minimum Energy Concept will be achieved through different systems integrated in the project such as solar panels on the roof and an efficient thermal insulation.