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Grand Paris Express

The consortium led by VINCI Construction (Dodin Campenon Bernard, lead company; VINCI Construction France; VINCI Construction Grands Projets and Botte Fondations) together with Spie batignolles (Spie batignolles Genie Civil and Spie batignolles Fondations) has been awarded the EUR400 million contract, excluding VAT, to execute works package GC02 of the future Line 14 South of Grand Paris Express, between Olympiades (in the 13th arrondissement of Paris) and Orly Airport.

The contract requires the use of a TBM EPB to excavate a 4.6 km tunnel between Maison Blanche Paris XIII future station and the TBM starting shaft at Jean Prouve. It also includes construction of the new Kremlin Bicetre Hopital station and five ventilation and emergency shafts. The contract is scheduled to last 72 months. Visit https://www.vinci.com/vinci.nsf/en/press-releases/pages/20180220-0830.htm.