Climate dome at the Beauval Zoo: the CSTB, involved in the design phase
At the beginning of 2020, the Beauval Zoo inaugurated its new climate zone with an exceptional tropical environment. Commissioned by CMF, the company that designed the glass dome of unprecedented proportions (13,855 sq. meters), the CSTB provided a digital modeling procedure and solution to conduct a study of the temperature and airflow behavior of the tropical greenhouse.
8th International Conference on Snow Engineering
Snow science has many industrial and technical applications in construction, transport, energy production and other areas. To foster innovation in this field, the CSTB is organizing the 8th International Conference on Snow Engineering to be held in Nantes in June 2016. This event takes place every four years, bringing together about 100 experts from North America, Europe and Asia. Papers can be submitted until October 30, 2015.