candidature entro 29/05/2007
International architectural design competition for the new Paris Courthouse (TGI) on the Tolbiac site in Paris Left Bank mixed development zone (ZAC Paris Rive Gauche) was launched byt he Etablissement Public du Palais de Justice de Paris (EPPJP)
This competition includes a preliminary selection of designers. An international Jury will select the candidates. In view of the challenges raised by this exceptional project for French Justice and Paris, the EPPJP chose to give this competition awide scope matching its high ambition. Therefore, 10 to 12 architects/engineers teams will be selected by the Jury taking into consideration the suitability of their skills, references and means to the requirements of the new TGI project.
Deadline for applications is May 29, 2007 at5 pm Paris time.
Entries will be submitted at the end of 2007 and the winner(s) will be selected at the beginning of 2008.
Construction work is scheduled to start in 2010 and the new building should com e into service in 2013.
Each entrant selected to compete will be granted a 250,000 euros fee (excluding tax).
The urban development orientations for this project will be based on the numerous conclusions drawn from the international ideas competition and will try to ensure the most careful consideration of the urban planning issues of the area.
- 2007 Jury selecting the candidates for the competition: Summer
Delivery of entries: end 2007
- 2008 Jury selecting the winner(s): beginning of 2008
- 2010 Launching of construction work stage
- 2013 Inauguration of the building
Pages du concours www.eppjp.justice.fr/concourstgi/