Grand Palais Ephémère: The CSTB conducted and issued two ATEx for the roofs and stretched fabric facades
Consisting of a large and a small nave that intersect and form loops, the structure is covered with a roofing system and facades designed of stretched fabric reinforced by metal cables on a timber-framed structure.
A framework for safe reuse of demolition waste
A research workshop of the Fondation Bâtiment Énergie, coordinated by the CSTB and involving the MECD Institute for the management of a project on reuse, has developed eight guides to increase the reliability of residual performance of eight product families for their reuse in new construction after removal from demolition sites.
CSTB'Lab sparks building industry start-ups to develop low-carbon solutions
In 2020, the CSTB start-up accelerator continued its support of start-up companies developing innovative solutions that contribute to the environmental and energy transitions in the building industry and urban development.