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A consulting firm dedicated to supporting the digital transition at different urban scales from building to territory, we advise and assist project owners in implementing their smart building / smart city projects in synergy with their environmental objectives.

Created in 2016, Urban Practices is an early innovator in the field of smart building & smart city project management. Our consulting activities focus on business & residential buildings, real estate asset management and developing urban districts. We work with public and private stakeholders with high stakes on innovative projects, such as large corporate building owners, real estate companies, social housing landlords, urban developers and local authorities. Our missions range from strategy framing, auditing, consulting to service design, project implementation and change management. We aim at strategic and operational efficiency, optimization of service delivery, usage value enhancement and customer satisfaction.

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Our Business

Smart Building Project Management

  • Functional and usage design
  • Smart Building technical transcriptions / drafting of specifications
  • Support on solutions evaluation : BOS, BIM-Operations, IWMS, Smart Workplace
  • Smart building labels: R2S, WiredScore, SmartScore
  • Smart Building project coordination with the project stakeholders

Project Management / Implementation

  • PMO (Project Management Office)
  • Assistance in conducting RFP (Request for Proposals)
  • Monitoring of the project implementation
  • Drafting of specifications for the operation and maintenance of smart systems and services
  • Assistance in the selection of the smart services operator

Audit / Consulting / Reports

  • Building & Asset Information Systems Audit
  • Energy and environmental management policy
  • BOS / BIM-Operations strategy
  • CIM strategy / Territorial digital twin
  • Benchmark of innovative solutions
  • Market studies / White papers

Service design / New uses

  • Usage scenarios
  • Workshop facilitation / co-construction
  • Research of solutions for the “New Ways of Working / Living”
  • Customized aggregation of solutions according to use cases
  • Service design, personalized interfaces

Our References

The missions entrusted to Urban Practices by our clients are linked to the digital transition and its impact on buildings, real estate assets, urban districts and its users. Since our creation, we have been involved and led some sixty different projects from more than forty public and private clients in the fields of smart building, social housing, asset management and territories. We would like to thank them for their trust.

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Commercial Building Projects

Real Estate Asset Projects

Residential Building Projects

Urban Development Projects

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