Gallery: INRA Research Laboratory is Dedicated to Ecology and Forest Ge...

 
France's Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (National Agronomic Research Institute), recently completed an expansion project that was built to further the study of ecology and forestry in France. Located near Nancy in northeastern France, INRA Research Laboratories fits in with both the existing facilities as well as the surrounding forest. The four-story building was designed by Tectoniques and features sustainably-sourced timber as well as green building strategies to reduce energy and water use.

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  1. Gabriel May 10, 2013 at 2:27 pm

    I am delighted to read this update. During the early 70s, I studied in a section of the INRA complex at Route-St-Cyr, at Versailles. It was always a delight to enter their building.This building looks like an equally delightful one to enter and is possibly less afflicted by ‘sick building syndrome’.

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