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Fonderie, Fribourg

The six buildings offer students and young adults great places to live in a central location. The foundry site is located on land with a rich history, directly adjacent to institutes of higher education and universities. The characteristic architectural elements were retained. Extensive stretches of green take account of the location's original character as well as its striking topography. Access is via a recreational and meet-up zone at the foot of the building.

Buildings 1-5: Student accommodation, 143 apartments or 413 rooms in 38 studios, 45 three-room apartments and 60 four-room apartments, Filling station with shop (275 sq.m) / Building 6: Accommodation for young adults, 28 apartments (one to three bedrooms)

kpa architectes Fribourg sa


Buildings 1-5: Apartis, Foundation for Student Accommodation; Building 6: Pension Fund BEKB | BCBE


Eiffage Suisse AG


Halter Inc., Developments


Apartis / Berimag

Investment volume

CHF 62 million

Completion date