Vertical Urban Farm

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client: Romainville Habitat OPH
location: Romainville (France)
architects: ilimelgo (prime), Secousses (joint venture)
engineer: Scoping, Etamine
agronomist: Terr’eau Ciel
paysagist: Land’Act
perspective: Poltred
area: 2 060 m²
works cost: 5,1 M €
phase/year: under construction (2018-2019)
BIM: studies + construction


This future building is dedicated to urban agriculture in a truly groundbreaking form. It will be the first building of its kind to provide sustainable urban farming in France, offering fresh, low carbon footprint produces, thus reducing the use of road transport while creating local job opportunities.