SMC2 has built several Préosports in Corsica over the past few years. Education buildings department head for Corsica’s local government Guy Graziani tells us how important these sports facilities are.   Why did you decide to build this type of sports facility? Corsica’s local government is responsible for educational facilities and has a long-standing experience in building and mainta...

The PREOSPORT® solution by SMC2 is a sports and recreational facility that can be used the whole year round thanks to its fabric membrane roof. It is an affordable solution that can be built over existing sports areas and new sites. In 5 points, discover the advantages that have already convinced a lot of organisations to adopt one:   10 times more economical than a conventional sports ...

SMC2 took part in building 8 covered tennis courts for the renowned Mouratoglou Tennis Academy located in Biot, in the centre of Sophia-Antipolis (06). This 4-month assignment was underpinned by SMC2’s 3 key principles, namely, fast assembly, aesthetic and structural lightness, natural light enhancement.   Large-scale fabric architecture The 8 covered tennis courts comprise 4 hard cour...

FOCUS ON THE POLLIONNAY CLIMBING CENTRE   SMC2 has built a 400 m² glulam timber frame sports facility dedicated to rock climbing for the town of Pollionnay in the French department of the Rhône (69). Find out about this project in detail!   330 m² rock climbing hall The Pollionnay climbing centre has two distinct climbing areas: – A 25m x 9m hall equipped with 5 metre-h...

Tremplin Sport Formation is a private training organisation hosting a wide range of workshops and courses for companies and athletes. It owns several sports facilities including a Préosport since December 2014, and a gymnasium featuring a dual membrane facade recently completed by SMC2. Franck Volpi, who directs the organisation, tells us more about these two sports facilities.   Why di...

It is economical and provides all of the necessary comfort needed for dynamic sports. SMC2 recommends the ‘12°C Temperature Regulated Sports Hall’ to municipalities with limited budgets that are seeking to find cost effective ways to encourage sports and associative activities in their towns.   Game comfort guaranteed  With its single or double fabric cover, the ‘Temperature Regulated ...

SMC2 has designed and built an impressive 1,400m2 sports complex for the town of Croissy-sur-Seine near Paris. It provides local clubs and associations with tremendous facilities for sports and related activities. The complex was built, and is operated on eco-friendly principles in accordance with our company ethos. Find out more about them now!   A fully-featured sports complex The co...

HAVING LOOKED AT A LOT OF DIFFERENT OPTIONS, WE DECIDED TO GO WITH A GLULAM FRAME WITH A DUAL-SKIN MEMBRANE ROOF   Saint-Germain-en-Laye’s two new covered tennis courts with their glulam frame and dual-skin membrane roof manufactured by SMC2, have been up and running now for a few months. William Petrovic, president of the Bel Air Tennis Club had the following comments to make regarding...

This concept is more innovative, modern, cheaper to maintain and comes at a lower cost than conventional solutions   After 11 months of construction work, the town of Trets (13) has a new gymnasium at its La Gardi sports complex. The facility features a textile roof by SMC2. Mayor Jean-Claude Feraud talks about the choices made for this brand-new facility.   Could you tell us...