French National Biodiversity Strategy: Eiffage receives recognition for its commitment
Commitments under the French National Biodiversity Strategy undertaken by Eiffage last July, received official recognition on Monday 17 December 2012, from the Ministry of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy.
Dijon celebrates its tramway
Régis Bouchu / ACTOPHOTO.
The T2 line, which Eiffage teams have been actively working on, was commissioned on Saturday 8 December 2012.
Inauguration of the Louvre-Lens museum
The new Louvre-Lens Museum (Pas-de-Calais region), inaugurated on Tuesday 4 December 2012, plays on its transparency. Eiffage Construction was selected to carry out the major construction works.
AREA has reduced its carbon footprint with fine grain salt
Photo caption: From left to right: Gilles Nantet (Nantet Locabenne), Michel Vistorky (AREA), Bruno Gastinne (Métaux Spéciaux). Photo credit: APRR.
On Tuesday 27 November 2012, the motorway concession company AREA was awarded the "Industrial Ecology" special prize, as part of the “Business and Environment Awards 2012” organized by the Ministry for Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy and the Agency for Environment and Energy Management.
The Millau viaduct seeking global recognition
Two former ministers, Jean-Claude Gayssot and Jacques Godfrain, are supporting the project to make the Millau motorway viaduct (Aveyron) a UNESCO designated World Heritage Site.
Eiffage receives an award at the second national Disability & Employment corporate film festival
The Group was awarded the Association for social and professional integration of disabled persons special prize for its film "Bien vivre ensemble” (Living well together).
Rugby : a first in Lille
The roof of the Lille Grand Stade Métropole stadium can be closed in just thirty minutes. Photo credit: Elisa / Valode & Pistre Architects / Atelier Ferret Architectures / Max Lerouge.
The Argentina-France rugby match that took place on Saturday 17 November 2012, at the Lille Grand Stade Métropole stadium, was played under a closed roof. A first in France!
Makeover for the Grand Hôtel-Dieu in Lyon
It’s the largest conversion project of a classified historic monument in France. Eiffage has been selected by the Hospices Civils de Lyon (Rhone area), to rejuvenate the Grand Hôtel-Dieu, an imposing building whose majestic facade stretches for 350 meters.
Large infrastructure projects and biodiversity
On January 31st, Eiffage co-organized a European meeting on the thema : "Large infrastructure projects and biodiversity".
A new showcase for Hermès on the outskirts of Paris
Fragrances, fabrics, and leather goods workshops : the main building of the Hermès "Cité des métiers" – built by Eiffage Construction and Goyer, and fitted out by Eiffage Energie - will be delivered late January 2013 at the Pantin site (Seine-Saint-Denis).
Kickoff at the Grand Stadium of Lille
Kickoff at the Grand Stadium of Lille ! On the 17th of August, Lille's football-team LOSC, played its first home game at the new Grand Stadium of Lille built by the Eiffage Group.
Eiffage to build the Energy School at Grenoble University
The Eiffage Group was awarded, on the 20th of July 2012, a public-private partnership contract to build the future Energy School of the Research and University Education Centre of Grenoble.
Eiffage's Millau Viaduct race
This unique event, which is eagerly anticipated by the running community, will take place on May 13th 2012.
APRR celebrates its 50th anniversary
APRR, the motorway subsidiary of Eiffage, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.