France's Government awarded (30-Jul-2010) a VINCI Concessions consortium a 55-year concession to operate Nantes Atlantique and Saint-Nazaire Montoir airport, as from 01-Jan-2011, as well as to design, finance, build, operate and maintain Nantes Grand Ouest Notre-Dame des Landes Airport. The design-construction consortium will consist of VINCI Construction France, Eurovia and Entreprise de Travaux Publics de l’Ouest (ETPO–CIFE). It will use the services, in particular, of the architect Jacques Ferrier, landscaper Bernard Lassus, ADPi for the airport engineering, as well as the following consultancies: Sogreah (infrastructure), SCE (space planning), SETEC (construction) and Elithis (energy). Operation of the airport will be carried out by VINCI Airports, a subsidiary of VINCI Concessions, in partnership with the Nantes-Saint Nazaire Chamber of Commerce and Industry. [more]
VINCI awarded future concession for new Nantes airport
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