Orly Airport line construction works contract awarded

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FRANCE: The consortium led by VINCI Construction, together with Spie batignolles, has been awarded a major contract as part of the Grand Paris Express programme.

The RATP has selected this consortium to execute works on the future Line 14 South between Olympiades and Orly Airport.

The contract, worth almost €400 million, includes excavating a 4.6 km tunnel from Maison Blanche Paris XIII future station and a construction of the new Kremlin Bicêtre Hôpital station. The contract is scheduled to last 72 months.
A large-scale project in an urban environment

It is estimated 260,000 residents will use the Line 14 South connecting central Paris and Orly Airport. It will also provide connections with metro Line 7, Line C of the Paris RER regional express system, Line 7 of the tram system and Lines 15 South and 18 of the Grand Paris Express rapid transit system. It will create a fast link between Paris and Orly Airport, which is essential for 2024 when the city will host the Olympic Games.

VINCI Construction:

  • Dodin Campenon Bernard (consortium leader)
  • VINCI Construction Grands Projets
  • VINCI Construction France
  • Botte Fondations

Spie batignolles:

  • Spie batignolles génie civil
  • Spie batignolles fondations

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