A new business park
- Client: Syndicat Mixte de Rovaltain
- Prime contractor: AREP Ville / Landscaping : Atelier Sempervirens
- Site surface: 10 ha
Located in the immediate area around Valence TGV station, the new business park reflects the urban development driven by high-speed rail services on the outskirts of cities.
A genuine seed set to grow into a town, the business park is organised around a central thoroughfare, a public square, and pedestrian walkways, and is insulated from the station by a car park and a long stand of trees. It complies with environmental requirements, notably in terms of processing rainwater. Pollutants in run-off water are fixed in reclaimed marshland by macrophyte plants, a type of reed, instead of using the traditional oil separators.