26 February 2020: Engineering Award Ceremony – AQUIBAT Fair in Bordeaux
From left to right: Olivier Arquié (Aria/Alto Step), Pierre Rougié, Sylvain Rault, Laurence de Lastours, Pierre Seguin (Cci Bordeaux)
Organised by ARIA, the new Aquitaine regional engineering association, this was the second year that this engineering prize was awarded.
Thirteen candidates were in the running, all New Aquitaine Design Offices.
AIA Ingénierie won the prize with the INNOVA Tower project in Bordeaux, an eighteen-storey structure with prefabricated façade (Project Owner: Groupe Carle – architect: Bernard Bulher/Hobo Architecture).
Find out more about the project: INNOVA Tower
The award was presented on 26 February during the Aquibat Fair by Patrick Seguin, President of CCI Bordeaux Gironde and Dominique Lemaire, President of ARIA.
The project is currently being delivered in the Euratlantique area in Bordeaux. AIA Ingénierie was responsible for the structure design and execution.
AIA Management is also the site’s SCMC (Scheduling, construction management and coordination)
Innova Tower – ©photo: Loïc Herbillon AIA Management.
The trophy, the work of artist Richard Riche.