Cemex helps re-build Paris, France

Cemex is supplying materials, as well as technical and logistical expertise to the Grand Paris, the largest infrastructure project currently under development in France.

One of Cemex’s main contributions was for foundations and civil engineering of a section of the Grand Paris Express: over 55,000m³ of specially formulated concrete to build the cast walls, technical and slab floors for the extension of lines 4 and 15 of the Paris underground.

Cemex also participated in several phases of the Zac Clichy Batignolles Development Area, a project that will reconfigure 54 hectares of inner Paris.

For two of the first stages of this project, Cemex provided beams and construction techniques for 30,000m² of area under construction, using just-in-time concrete pouring to ensure uninterrupted pumping inside a heavy-traffic, built-up area.

Cemex has also provided logistical support for the Grand Paris through its port operations. Cemex’s ships are handling much of the logistics associated with removing excavated soil from the construction areas, and Cemex’s ports will transport more than 300,000tonnes of soil and contaminated landfill, relieving an already traffic-congested area.

“We are proud to participate in monumental projects like the Grand Paris, which will not only reshape the iconic city of Paris, but also improve the quality of life for its inhabitants,” says Michel André, Director of Cemex France.

“Our participation in several stages of such a large-scale project demonstrates the technical, logistical, and professional capabilities of Cemex.”

(Visited 193 times, 1 visits today)

Get involved

Register

As a member of this site you will be able to receive aggregates news relating only to those categories that are most relevant to you, submit job listings for FREE, post questions in the Q&A, and more.

Register Now

Feature your company

The Feature Your Company listing is your custom-made (by us) profile page that allows you to add any of the following content: text, videos, links, images. The page will also be listed on the Featured Company landing page. Over 560 unique aggregates users visit the site per day! Complete the enquiry form now to contact us.

Contact us

Jobs

Are you looking for an aggregate related job? Click here to see our jobs listing supplied by industry experts United Employment.

See Jobs

Advertise

Reach thousands of budget holders and decision makers by promoting your company on the longest established aggregate website in the US & Canada. Or advertise in our emails which are sent to opted-in subscribers according to their chosen categories. All advertising will display correctly on tablets and mobiles as this site is responsive.