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A structure 100% wood including elevator shafts and escaliers- office ceilings in solid wood, without false plafonds- a passive type of building with natural ventilation device assistée- a building not a building Conditioned- modular , flexible and scalable - natural light in all the corridors : corridors , stairwells... The choice of wood responds to environmental consideration. Wood is indeed a bio-based material, renewable, recyclable, which absorbs carbon during its life and stores it in its construction.
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