Glas Trösch Group: Outstanding facades

Glas Trösch Group: Outstanding facades
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Date: 13 April 2020

This object participates in The Vanceva® World of Color Awards™ 2020.

In 2011, CHICHÉ Architectes SA won the 1st prize for the renovation project of the Vallée de la Jeunesse school and sports complex. In 2019 the 2nd stage of the works was completed. Respecting the original construction concept based on the CROCS system developed in 1970, the new energy-efficient facade could be installed without interrupting the building's operation.

Glas Trösch Group: Outstanding facades

𝘉𝘶𝘵 𝘸𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘮𝘢𝘬𝘦𝘴 𝘪𝘵 𝘵𝘩𝘢𝘵 𝘰𝘳𝘪𝘨𝘪𝘯𝘢𝘭 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘱𝘳𝘰𝘣𝘢𝘣𝘭𝘺 𝘧𝘪𝘳𝘴𝘵 𝘪𝘯 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘸𝘰𝘳𝘭𝘥? 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗳𝗮𝗰𝗮𝗱𝗲 𝘀𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘀!

Glas Trösch Group: Outstanding facades

Indeed, it reproduces the sound of rushing water and thus remind us of the river Flon which was buried under a filling during EXPO '64 in Lausanne. The architects, accompanied by the artist Rudy Decelière, developed a sound and visual system integrated into the laminated glass panels SWISSLAMEX COLORDESIGN Type Y (with black interlayer) in form of sound diffusers called "piezos". The different sizes of points represent a stylised wave. The implementation of these panels composing the 690 m² facade for this innovative project was possible thanks to the competence, know-how and availability of Glas Trösch.

Glas Trösch Group: Outstanding facades

Glas Trösch Group: Outstanding facades

This object participates in The Vanceva® World of Color Awards™ 2020. Vote for it HERE.

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