Official inauguration in the port of Antwerp, Belgium of the Liefkenshoek Tunnel, built by VINCI Construction Grands Projets in a joint venture


Infrabel, the Belgian railway infrastructure manager, today officially inaugurated the Liefkenshoek rail link, set to open to traffic on 14 December 2014.
The project establishes an additional link between the two banks of the Escaut estuary in the Port of Antwerp, currently Europe's second-largest port, to accommodate an increase in goods traffic and free up capacity on the suburban rail lines to decongest the road network.
Events - 12/11/2014

 

Chernobyl sarcophagus confinement structure jacking operation successfully completed in Ukraine

The NOVARKA (50% VINCI Construction Grands Projets, lead contractor, and 50% Bouygues Travaux Publics, a subsidiary of Bouygues Construction) teams successfully jacked into place the sarcophagus confinement structure at Chernobyl in Ukraine.
Worksites - 11/20/2014

 

Opening of the new terminal at Dushanbe Airport

Completed after less than 2 years in construction, the new terminal at the Dushanbe International Airport was inaugurated on September 3, 2014 by the authorities in Tajikistan.
VINCI Construction Grands Projets teams designed and built this two-level, 12,000-m2 facility that can receive 1.2 million passengers a year. France contributed €20 million to this project out of total funding of €39 million.
Events - 10/14/2014