Building envelope


Abidjan, Région des lagunes, Côte d'Ivoire

Date achievement

2009 - 2010

Owner building


Project architect

Pierre Fakhoury



Industrial partner


Hold solution

FACALU: Gamme ISOLALU (équerre) - chevilles BARACO


ETANCO GROUP has taken part in the rehabilitation of the exhibition building in Hotel d'Ivoire. The intend was to increase the size of the main room to welcome 1.600 people. The budget or the project was 15 millions euros.


Challenge of this project was obviously to work at distance from France for a very visible project in Cote d'Ivoire.

Etanco solution

The technical solution adopted was the FACALU system, an aluminium frame system for the External Thermal Isolation. ETANCO has provided a complete solution with Brackets, profiles and anchors to match with all the other elements. 

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