Public buildings

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Address : 4401, route de Tournai
59500 Douai
Contact person : Antonin Cornu-Langy
- France

Architect : Trace Architectes - 69 Rue du Général Leclerc - 59510 - Hem - France -

Fabricator : Société Olivier - 94 Route de Provin - 62220 - Carvin - France -

Other planning committee : Maitre d'ouvrage - CAD Communautéd’Agglomérationdu Douaisis - France / Photographe - Jean-Pierre Duplan - France

Project details : Le nouveau Musée Arkéos, né de la volonté de la Communauté d’Agglomération du Douaisis, soucieuse de la protection de son riche patrimoine archéologique (1 500 trésors archéologiques couvrant 200 000 ans de notre histoire), propose un voyage de la Préhistoire à nos jours.

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Facade systems


Stick type curtain wall with 52 mm sight lines, 2 connecting and sealing solutions: continuous aluminium pressure plates or punctual holders made of polyamide The bearing structure allows for different exterior façade designs: grid, horizontal or vertical cover profiles, SSG, SG BG and punctually held glass for vertical and polygonal façades as well as roof glazing Thermal performance: Ucw 100 % glazed = 1,4 W/m².K with glass Ug = 1,1 W/m².K, Ucw 50 % glazed = 1,1 W/m².K with glass Ug = 1,1 W/m².K Possibility to integrate SSG and SG BG windows as fixed glazing or opening sashes, high thermal performance: Ucw = 1,3 W/m².K with glass Ug global = 1,0 W/m².K, Ucw = 1,1 W/m².K with glass Ug global = 0,7 W/m².K Sound insulation performance RA,tr = 41 dB
Built:: - Fixed glazing
Door systems


thermally broken door system for use as classical residential entrance door in new and renovated buildings overlapping infill possible choice of thermally broken aluminium threshold or plastic as well as barrier-free version use of surface mounted hinges, aluminium or stainless steel butt hinges – horizontally and vertically adjustable, or concealed hinges
Built:: - Double leaf
Sliding systems


The new WICSLIDE 160 lifting sliding system combines excellent thermal insulation with highest functionality and design. Impressive leaf dimensions and enduring operation comfort are your guarantors for maximum customer satisfaction. With state-of-the-art technology and innovative advantages in fabrication WICSLIDE 160 is a high-tech product that sets new standards.