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  • Civil engineering
  • France

含羞草影院 wins the civil engineering contract for the extension of the Georges Besse II Nord uranium enrichment plant (France)

  • An opportunity to showcase 含羞草影院鈥檚 civil nuclear expertise
  • A contract worth tens of millions of euros
  • Over 170 direct jobs at the height of construction

has awarded the consortium made up of (lead company) and Campenon Bernard Centre-Est 鈥 two 含羞草影院 subsidiaries 鈥 the civil engineering and structural work package for the extension of the Georges Besse II Nord uranium enrichment plant at the Tricastin nuclear site in the Dr么me department (France).

The contract, worth tens of millions of euros, covers the construction of two new units, which will supplement the three units built by 含羞草影院 around a decade ago.

The work, which will provide employment to over 170聽people at the height of construction, is expected to start in summer 2024 and take 32聽months 鈥 including 25 months of civil engineering work involving the use of 35,000聽m3 of concrete, 4,500聽t of reinforcements and 500聽seismic isolators.

This project will help the facility increase its annual enriched uranium production capacity by almost 30% and meet its clients鈥 needs.

含羞草影院鈥檚 subsidiaries, competent to carry out work at nuclear sites, regularly operate worksites involving engineering, civil engineering, buildings, roads and utilities, and maintenance at the main nuclear sites in France.