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Weekly Building News
2021 - Week 16
Energy renovation: wrath of the building trades after the publication of the Sichel report
News Organization by CAPEB
"Craftsmanship is not for sale and refuses to be organized by others", it is in these terms that the Board of Directors of CAPEB, meeting on April 16, sums up its reaction after having analyzed the Sichel report . CAPEB formulates its proposals in addition to the Report which sometimes goes against some of its recommendations. Read more
The government proposes an action plan to reduce pollution from domestic wood heating
Pollution by Ministry of Ecological Transition
Barbara Pompili, Minister for the Ecological Transition, submits for public consultation the draft action plan which will reduce by 50% pollutant emissions from heating with domestic wood, the leading emitter of fine particles in France. This consultation follows the preparatory work of the National Air Council led by its president, the deputy Jean-Luc Fugit. Read more
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In short
The government puts its leads on the table for the gradual end of aid
With the announced but gradual lifting of restrictions in May, the government is working to end little by little "whatever the cost" and on Thursday put forward some ideas during a meeting with the social partners, vigilant on the end of public support. Read more
End of the 1 euro attic insulation offers in July
The offers for insulation of the attic "for one euro" as well as aid for the installation of "high performance gas boilers" and "high performance electric heaters" will end on July 1, the Ministry of Ecological Transition announced on Friday. Read more
Perception of RE2020 by the Building sector: a real need for information
Regulation by Reed Exhibitions
"The Rendez-vous du Mondial du Bâtiment" took place for the first time on April 2 in the Batiradio studios. They were inaugurated by Ms. Emmanuelle WARGON, Minister Delegate to the Minister of Ecological Transition, in charge of housing. Read more
WiredScore launches SmartScore, the new international label for smart buildings
WiredScore, a global player in connectivity and real estate technology, behind the building connectivity rating system that has become an international benchmark, today announces the launch of a new label for smart buildings or “Smart buildings”, to provide a shared definition, an evaluation method and enlighten decision-makers in this rapidly growing sector. Read more
Economical and comfortable, "Tiny Houses" offer a stopover to isolated mothers
"Cheaper than the hotel" and "more welcoming": "tiny houses" have provided accommodation for a few weeks in Villeurbanne, near Lyon, for women and their young children, who find here a "cocoon" after a journey of wandering. Read more
Real estate: What price negotiation margins in Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Bordeaux and Nantes?
Study / Review / Report
Yanport, a data player in the residential real estate market, is today publishing a new study on real estate price negotiation margins in five major French cities (Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Bordeaux and Nantes) between early 2019 and mid-2020. Read more
Energy-related CO² emissions set off for a major rebound in 2021, according to the IEA
Greenhouse gas emissions linked to energy production and consumption are expected to rebound to the point of approaching their pre-Covid-2021 peak in 19, due to the recovery in global demand for all fuels fossils and in particular the resurgence of coal, estimates the International Energy Agency (IEA). Read more
"Can we do without wood?" ": The sector denounces a permanent amalgamation in public opinion
Sustainable Development
For the past few weeks, the forest and the use of wood have been hot topics. Professor Laurent BLERON, Director of ENSTIB (National School of Wood Technologies and Industries) and Professor Pascal TRIBOULOT, Honorary Director of ENSTIB, Vice-President of FIBOIS Grand-Est, tell us about their current state of affairs. on the image of the wood / forest sector and confronts it with reality. Read more
Expert insight: BIM, a lever to improve the carbon footprint of buildings
Digital development by Engi
Started late, the digitization of the building sector has experienced very rapid acceleration in recent years with the generalization of BIM (Building Information Modeling). Matthieu Ferrua, Director of the ENGIE Solutions BIM Factory, sheds light on this digital revolution. Read more
The OPPBTP publishes a study on the practice of muscle heating on construction sites
Prevention / Security by OPPBTP
For more than 10 years, construction companies have offered their employees the opportunity to participate in muscle warm-up sessions before taking up a job on construction sites. Read more
Xavier Bertrand talks with CAPEB on the place of small construction companies in society
News Organization by CAPEB
Aware of the crucial role of small craft construction companies in the French economic fabric, the declared candidate for the presidential election Xavier Bertrand wished to meet the CAPEB, the leading employers' organization in France in terms of the number of members. Read more
A model of Notre-Dame, a tribute to the companions of the Tour de France
On the occasion of the second anniversary of the Notre-Dame fire, a group of Tour de France companions produced a wooden model of the frame as it will be reconstructed identically. Read more
A historic fortress in the Hautes-Alpes sold for 661.000 euros
The castle of Fort Queyras, an imposing building nestled in the heart of a narrow valley in the Hautes-Alpes, was auctioned for 661.000 euros at the Gap court, its former owner told AFP. Read more
ÉQUIPBAIE-MÉTALEXPO: all together to make the 2021 edition a success
Advertising-editorial by Reed Exhibitions
Postponed by Reed Expositions and the Pôle Fenêtre partners due to the Covid-19 epidemic, the ÉQUIPBAIE-MÉTALEXPO show is particularly eagerly awaited by all players in the sector. Read more
Manufacturers and Distributors
Expert opinion - Sébastien Licois, Myral technical service manager: "Advice for architects, quality assurance for installers"
Advertising-editorial by Myral
It is a unique service in the world of insulation, which guarantees the best choice and a state-of-the-art implementation of the Myral solution. The Myral technical department is involved in design, installation or after-sales service to ensure the quality of rendering and performance of projects up to the requirements of the contracting authorities. Meeting with Sébastien Licois. Read more
Philippe Gruat elected President of the AIMCC
On Friday April 16, 2021, Philippe Gruat was elected president of the AIMCC (French Association of Construction Products Industries). He thus succeeds Hervé De Maistre, elected in 2015, whom he thanks for his 6 years of presidency. Philippe Gruat has a rich career in the sector being, in particular, already Vice-President of the AIMCC since 2018. Read more
Jean-Philippe Ndobo-Epoy, new Technical Director at Sto France
Appointment by I'm
The facade specialist - thermal insulation from the outside (ITE), technical products and embellishment of facades, ventilated cladding - Sto France announces the appointment of Jean-Philippe Ndobo-Epoy as new Technical Director. Read more
Thermador sales soar in Q1
Distributor News by Thermador
The group specializing in the importation and wholesaling of thermador valve articles saw its sales soar in the first quarter but remains cautious about the course of its business for the remainder of the year, given the persistence of the health crisis. Read more
Diapason Digital 2021 Forum: exchanges and feedback between carpentry industry users of Diapason
Developer News by Elcia
After a successful 1st edition, the Diapason Forum was back on April 8, in digital format, due to the health crisis. From 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., the ELCIA Group brought together nearly thirty manufacturers from the Carpentry, Store, Closure sector, Diapason users, to discuss and share feedback on key issues in their production. Read more
IFSI Béziers site with Hybris from Actis Isolation
Video by Actis
Insulation of a Nursing Training Institute with Hybris insulation (34) Located in Béziers, the Nursing Training Institute has just been completely renovated to accommodate more than 420 students. Read more
Fastening in concrete and masonry with fischer sealant FIS V Plus
Video by fisherman
FIS V Plus resins have many approvals for different systems, for example in cracked and uncracked concrete, masonry and for rebar seals. FIS V Plus is the universal resin with guaranteed safety for almost all applications. Read more
Benefits of Industrial and Territorial Ecology: the word given to companies
Video by ADEME
The SYNAPSE network, a national network of players in Industrial and Territorial Ecology, brings together all the players involved in the EIT, whether they are networks of companies, communities, consular players, etc. Read more
Syneris timber frame house insulation
Video by Syneris
Demonstration of wall insulation on a timber frame house using open cell sprayed polyurethane. Read more
“Innovate to Build” event
Video by FFB
The opportunity to break with preconceived ideas and prove that the Building innovates, whether in terms of services provided to users, digital transformation, ecological transition, organization or evolution of construction materials and processes. Read more
When the Rector low carbon pre-wall writes the future!
Video by Rector
Rector's teams are working to reduce the carbon intensity of its concrete. The result of Rector's internal research on concrete formulations that greatly reduce the carbon impact, the new Prémur developed at the Berre l'Etang site (13) in collaboration with Ecocem is a first response to its new challenges. Read more
The fundamentals of BIM in eLearning
Video by CSTB Training
Video presentation of the CSTB training on the fundamentals of BIM. A distance training module lasting 2 hours to understand everything about the digital model. Read more
Discover Generation Saint-Gobain, the school for apprentices who build the future
Video by Saint-Gobain
Génération Saint-Gobain is a school run by tutors, teachers and above all professionals from the world of materials. It is a springboard towards professional life with theoretical and practical training. It is also the new generation of women and men united by the desire to act differently and have a positive impact on the world. Read more
Products and Materials
Reflex'Sol Anti-Heat blinds at Restaurant Graziella
Advertising-editorial by Reflex'Sol
Resulting from space research, REFLEX'SOL reflective fabrics are composed of metallized Mylar ribbons which reflect solar radiation outside and prevent the glass parts from heating up. It is the ideal solar protection solution for skylights. Not only do they protect you better than all outdoor solar protections, but they are not subject to bad weather and its hazards. Read more
Schöck unveils the latest in its range of thermal breakers, Rutherma type DFi
New product by Schöck
Specifically intended to be installed in a cast-in-place slab configuration, it displays superior qualities in terms of thermal and structural performance. As for meeting the carbon expectations of the future RE2020, the DFi beats all records since it claims more than 10 times less kg of CO2 / Ml than the value indicated on the INIES base for an untreated thermal bridge. . Read more
Proteplan, the heating cable from Prysmian Group to protect vineyards from frost
New product by Prysmian Group
The vines have always been subject to weather conditions, and in particular the impact of negative temperatures, snow, ice, or even spring frosts, and, in recent days, many vineyards have been affected throughout France. : Loire Valley, Burgundy, Bordelais, and even Hérault or Gard. Read more
Brink Flair 225, new compact dual-flow ventilation unit
New product by Brink Climate Systems France
Comfort specialist and energy saving expert, Brink Climate Systems is one of the European leaders in the manufacture of complete high performance dual flow comfort ventilation systems. Brink Climate Systems is launching the latest addition to its range of new generation double-flow ventilation units, the Flair 225, on the market. Read more
Ehret is upgrading its range of swing shutters with the new Beaune model
Range evolution by EHRET
European market leader in aluminum swing shutters, EHRET has a very wide range of aesthetic and functional aluminum solutions for closing and sun protection. The company is upgrading its range of swing shutters with the new “BEAUNE” model. A thicker aluminum swing shutter (32 mm) which offers excellent resistance in large dimensions thanks to perfect rigidity. Read more
Projects and Achievements
Seventeen projects selected for intelligent bridge monitoring
The Ministry of Transport selected 17 projects aimed at better monitoring the condition of bridges, following a call for "connected bridges" projects launched in December by the Center for Studies and Expertise on Risks, the environment, mobility and planning (Cerema). Read more
Eight new sites announced for the creation of 15.000 prison places
Prime Minister Jean Castex is due to go to the construction site of a penitentiary center in Lutterbach (Haut-Rhin) on Tuesday, where he must announce the sites selected for the construction of new prisons, according to Matignon. Read more
JCDecaux pushes the boundaries of urban scenography for Cartier
Construction site
On the occasion of the renovation of its historic boutique at 13 rue de la Paix, Maison Cartier called on JCDecaux Artvertising, a major player in urban scenography, to create a unique covering intended to hide the site while offering pedestrians of Paris, an ephemeral experience full of poetry. Read more
A heated swimming pool thanks to the natural properties of Cupa Pizarras slate
Realization by Cupa Pizarras
A natural material with amazing properties, shale combines aesthetics, longevity and environmental respect. It also has the particularity of capturing heat. Since 2014, Cupa Pizarras has exploited this potential through the first slate solar thermal panel on the market. Read more
A beautiful modern new build in Hampshire made from Kebony timber
Realization by Kebony
In the heart of Hampshire, with the natural beauty of two national parks as its backdrop, a new family home with a sensitive and sustainable design has just been completed. Read more
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