20 November 2014

OMA announces masterplan project in Grand Lyon, France

OMA is currently working on an urban renewal masterplan for Vallee de la Chimie, located in Grand Lyon, France.

"La Vallee de la Chimie" is one of the biggest chemical and petrochemical parks in Europe, located on the outskirts of Lyon, France. With more than 1 000 companies, 6 research and development centers and 20 000 jobs concentrated on 800 hectares, la Vallee de la Chimie encompasses all contemporary challenges related with urban renewal. The historical conditions that once allowed it to flourish, now isolate it from the rest of the city and hamper its development.

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