Guadeloupe National Park Headquarters

  • Project type : New Construction
  • Building Type : Office building < 28m
  • Construction Year : 2012
  • Delivery year : 2013
  • Climate zone : [Aw] Tropical Wet & Dry with dry winter.
  • Net Floor Area : 1 600 m2
  • Construction/refurbishment cost : 3 023 000 €
  • Number of Work station : 62 Work station


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  • Published on 14 June 16
    by Périne HUGUET|France
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    Green Building Solutions Awards 2016

    Energy & Hot Climates
    Users' Choice Award


    ​This reference building in Guadeloupe is emblematic of a search for comfort and minimizing environmental impacts at lower overall cost. It was designed in an Environmental Quality approach Building (QEB) in tropical environments, which relies heavily on a bioclimatic design of the architectural project.

    By exploiting the natural resources of the site (climate, topography) and fully respecting the natural environment (existing remarkable trees, minimizing cut and fill, landscaped entry, optimized orientation ...) serving a bioclimatic operation mode (to ie without use of air conditioning), the building is now recognized as a benchmark for Environmental Quality of the Building in the tropical context.


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    , 97120 Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe France

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