Help Desk -
9958816305, 9810335381

VINCI Construction JV to build Package 1 of Grand Paris Express Line 18

Infra News - Published on Mon, 18 May 2020

Image Source: Grand Paris Express
Société du Grand Paris has awarded the construction contract for works package 1 of Line 18 of Grand Paris Express to the joint venture led by VINCI Construction Grands Projects. This first section will link Orly airport to Massy-Palaiseau; Line 18 will then be extended to Versailles. Worth EUR 799 million, the contract calls for digging 11.8 kilometers of tunnels using two tunnel boring machines and building three stations Antonypôle, Massy Opéra and Massy-Palaiseau, 13 ancillary engineering structures, 10 branches connecting with the tunnel, and 850 metres of cut and cover.

In total, more than 1 million cubic metres of material will be excavated during 83-month duration at worksite

As part of the Grand Paris Express program, the consortium is currently executing, on Line 15 South, the works packages between Fort d’Issy-Vanves-Clamart and Villejuif Louis Aragon, as well as the Noisy-Champs station works package, and is responsible for extending Line 14 South towards Orly.

The VINCI Group is also working on other Grand Paris Express works packages through specialist activity subsidiaries of VINCI Construction, Eurovia for laying rail track and VINCI Energies.

Source :

Posted By : Yogender Pancholi on Mon, 18 May 2020
Related News from Infra segment