City Centre

City Centre
Transformation and renovation of a shopping center and construction of 87 new homes

Place: Neuchâtel – Rue de l’Ecluse 30-38

Object Type: Project study – Construction management

Date: 2015-2017

Transformation and renovation of a building complex built in 1990 to accommodate a shopping center on the ground floor, administrative surfaces on the 1st and 2nd floor and finally more than 120 apartments on the upper floors. The complex also includes 2 levels of underground parking.

The property owner mandates Helvetarchitecture to prepare the study project, to carry out the plans of investigation until the obtaining of the building permit.

Following the obtaining of the building permit and the lifting of opposition, the project started in 2015 and consists of the creation of 87 new housing on the 1st and 2nd floor of the complex, mainly spacious studios for a young and dynamic clientele .

The entire shopping center section has been redesigned to accommodate retailers looking for large shopping areas in the city center while benefiting from infrastructure such as unloading docks for trucks, parking spaces for their client. and in addition to a comfortable access to users coming by car.