Métal 57, the former iconic Renault workshop converted into an office building geared to the latest working patterns, has won the prestigious Mipim Award in the “Best refurbished building category”. It has already been awarded the Grand Prix du SIMI in the “Particularly innovative refurbished or redeveloped building” category, as well as Fimbacte’s gold trophy in the “Renovation” category.
We are so proud! Another award for Metal 57 and one of the most distinguished! This is a tremendous recognition for the teams of BNP Paribas Real Estate and Dominique Perrault Architecture who have devoted themselves to this project, showcasing our real estate expertise. It was a stiff competition; we were up against high quality schemes and large-scale refurbishments that show just how committed European real estate players are to transforming landmark assets to form a sustainable and inclusive city
Thierry Laroue-Pont, CEO of BNP Paribas Real Estate.
Photo : Vincent Fillon – Architecte : DPA
Métal 57: protecting and reinventing an industrial legacy
This large-scale renovation addresses many issues: it preserves the site's heritage and Claude Vasconi's legacy, ensuring urban quality and creating a new living space open to the city. It is a destination building designed to benefit the occupiers and theirwellbeing. We rose to the challenge! Thank you to the teams who made it possible; this latest award is dedicated to them
says Dominique Perrault, lead architect in the redevelopment of Métal 57.
Métal 57, an eco-friendly building
We believe that the values of wellbeing, inclusion and respect for the environment are now the minimum expected of a building by responsible and engaged companies. We are delighted with this latest award, which also acknowledges the long-term vision of real estate investors and the impact of their choices on the cities of the future
concludes Arnaud Taverne, Managing Director of CDC Investissement Immobilier, which is managing this investment on behalf of the owners, Caisse des Dépôts and Assurances du Crédit Mutuel.