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Weekly Building News
2021 - Week 06
Le Bâtiment denounces the end of the EEC helpings and asks the government to maintain them
Public finances by FFB
The FFB, like many, has just discovered with surprise the orientations taken in the draft texts setting the framework for the 5th period of the CEE (Energy Saving Certificate) which will open on January 1, 2022. Read more
Does wood pellet heating have its place in the collective?
Study / Review / Report
Collective wood pellet boiler rooms are naturally suitable for collective use. The market today represents 5% of the cumulative consumption of granules in France, the potential is significant. Read more
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Climate and resilience bill: measures relating to construction
Climate by Ministry of Ecological Transition
Resulting from the work of the Citizen's Climate Convention, the bill on the fight against climate change and the strengthening of resilience in the face of its effects was presented to the Council of Ministers on Wednesday, February 10, 2021. Read more
France reduced its greenhouse gas emissions by -1,7% in 2019 compared to 2018
Climate by Ministry of Ecological Transition
According to an updated estimate from the Interprofessional Technical Center for Atmospheric Pollution Studies (CITEPA), France's greenhouse gas emissions for the year 2019 are 437 Mt CO², a decrease of 1,7% per year. compared to 2018. This represents a decrease of 19,7% compared to 1990 and 20,7% compared to the 2005 level. Read more
The EPR, flagship of the French nuclear industry with many setbacks
Nuclear energy
The EPR, whose construction is delayed in Britain, is a third-generation nuclear reactor designed to provide improved power and safety, but which has suffered many setbacks. Read more
Greater Paris Business Barometer: Coordinated action is necessary to revive the construction sector
Study / Review / Report
For a year, the activity of the construction sector in Ile-de-France has deteriorated. Even if this sector seems to be resisting the current crisis better than others, this result is a sham. Read more
Despite the general depression, a recovery is still in sight this summer according to the government
The idea may seem crazy, at a time when France is under the threat of new containment and the vaccination campaign is slipping. However, the government is convinced: as soon as the "cover" of the restrictions is lifted, the economic machine will start again. Read more
The building materials market continues to recover in the fourth quarter of 2020
Conjuncture by UNICEM
The arrival of the COVID-19 epidemic in the spring, repeated episodes of confinement and protocols related to health constraints have made 2020 an extraordinary year. The materials sector, heavily impacted in the first half of the year, however recovered in the second, making up for lost ground without however succeeding in making up for the plunge recorded in the first half of the year. Read more
The government extends the Covid-19 spending spreading mechanism for local communities
Public finances by Ministry of Territorial Cohesion
In order to limit the impact of exceptional expenditure to combat the crisis of local authorities on their financial balances, Jacqueline GOURAULT and Olivier DUSSOPT announce the extension, over the first half of 2021, of the derogatory budgetary and accounting procedure for the spreading of charges, set up in 2020 to breathe new life into local finances. Read more
The rehabilitation of low-rent housing, which is largely absent from the agreement between Action Logement and the government
Action Logement and the government, in reaction to the crisis, have agreed to redeploy resources from the Voluntary Investment Plan of the former, for the benefit of working-class neighborhoods by supplementing the ANRU budget with 1,4 billion euros. This plan also plans to increase construction aid and provide better financial support for some of the young people and employees. Read more
The Airbnb tourist rental platform takes a step towards the transparency requested by cities
Company News
Airbnb announced Monday to subscribe in part to the commitments requested by associations of elected officials, local authorities and metropolises, so that the activity of tourist rental platforms between individuals is more transparent. Read more
Rabot Dutilleul announces the death of René Dutilleul
Company News by Planer Dutilleul
René Dutilleul, former leader of Rabot Dutilleul, passed away on Saturday February 6, 2021, at the age of 100 years and 4 months. Read more
Heavy drop in Vinci's annual net profit with "reduced visibility" for the transport branches
Company News by VINCI
Vinci, the French building and transport infrastructure giant, reported in 2020 a drop of 61,9% of its net profit to 1,24 billion euros, weighed down by the drop in income from its motorway and airport activities, he announced on Friday. Read more
The KROQI platform is evolving with new services and features for construction players
Online tools
Launched in 2018 as part of the PTNB, then supported by the BIM 2022 Plan, the KROQI platform supports the construction sector, in particular VSEs / SMEs, in the digital transition and the digitization of business processes. Read more
Controversy over a building permit granted to the King of the Belgians on the island of Yeu
The attribution of a building permit to the King of the Belgians for a 40 m² premises on a natural area arouses controversy on the island of Yeu: a "scandalous privilege" denounces the opposition, "unhealthy jealousy" retorts the mayor. Read more
After the Grenfell fire, massive funds released against dangerous coatings
The British government announced on Wednesday that it would release multibillion-pound aid to replace high-rise residential cladding such as that implicated in the deadly Grenfell Tower fire in London in 2017. Read more
Manufacturers and Distributors
For the first time, Eclisse France is aimed more specifically at architects and interior designers
News Manufacturer by Eclisse France
The manufacturer of interior doors Eclisse France ensures that its specifiers (design offices, architects, interior designers, craftsmen-installers, carpenters, installers, etc.) recommend its products for their design, technicality and quality. Read more
PBM Groupe is committed to the environment and contributes to decarbonising the construction sector
News Manufacturer by PBM Group
PBM Groupe signs a partnership with the cement manufacturer Vicat on the use of Naturat low-carbon cement. Read more
Digital inauguration of Wilopark, the new headquarters of the Wilo Group
News Manufacturer by Wilo France
On February 4, 2021, the digital inauguration of the new Wilo Group headquarters took place, to which more than 1.500 guests from the business and political world were invited. Read more
KP1 announces the appointment of Vincent Linchet as president of the group
Appointment by KP1
Vincent Linchet was appointed Chairman of the KP1 Group on January 29. Read more
Saint-Gobain presents the new edition of the Grand Memento du Vitrage
Guide / Advice / Tutorial by Saint-Gobain
Following the success of the previous version and at the request of its customers, Saint-Gobain is publishing a new edition of the Grand Memento du Vitrage, with more than 100 new pages. Read more
Discover the Adjustable Sun Breakers
Video by Terreal
With Terreal, combine the advantages of 100% terracotta construction with the comfort of Orientable Brise-Soleil. Read more
Revision of the Paris Local Urban Plan: the next steps
During the online citizens' conference, more than 1.000 of you gave your opinion on the main directions of this new PLU. The goal? Transform it into a bioclimatic PLU and make it an instrument for a more vegetal city that preserves nature and biodiversity. A simpler document and co-constructed with the Parisians. Read more
"Speed ​​Meeting" with Julien, works supervisor at Rabot Dutilleul Construction
Video by Planer Dutilleul
What is the job of a site supervisor at Rabot Dutilleul Construction? Julien, principal works supervisor, answers the questions of this "Speed ​​Meeting". Read more
2020 retrospective of Vinci's projects in the West
Video by VINCI
Together on the sites of the West: discover in video some projects carried out by Vinci in 2020/2021 in the Brittany and Pays de la Loire regions. Read more
Landscape integration with APCRender +
Video by EDICAD
Discover the landscape insertion according to EDICAD in the release 1.2 of APCRender + '21. Read more
Inauguration of the Mont-Pinson express source substation
Video by Enedis
Did you know that we can also innovate with a source station? Together with its partners, Enedis designed the Poste Source Express to reduce construction time by 50% and therefore accelerate the connection of renewable energy producers to the grid. Read more
The Poujoulat Group's Positive Relations project
Video by Poujoulat
Forging relationships of trust with the men and women of the group, building lasting relationships with its regions, and forging responsible relationships with its customers and partners, this is what the Positive Relations project initiated by the Poujoulat Group is working on in 2020. Read more
The MCTRCT: a ministry at the service of the daily life of the French
Video by Ministry of Territorial Cohesion
Every day, the Ministry of Territorial Cohesion and Relations with Local Authorities works to improve the quality of life of the French. Read more
Products and Materials
Bluetek launches the first FDES certified skylights on the market
Test / Trial / Certification by Bluetek
BLUETEK, a French player in natural smoke extraction and overhead lighting, announces the certification of the FDES sheets for its range of fixed and opening Bluesteel RPT skylights by INIES, the leading certification body in the region. The FDES of BLUETEK skylights are the only ones certified on the market to date. Read more
Schenker Stores presents the TD2, an elegant and modular patio roof
New product by Schenker Stores
Market leader in sun and weather protection, Schenker Stores is launching its new patio roof. Marketed in January 2021, this elegantly designed patio roof fully meets the aspirations of relaxation, comfort and home improvement. Read more
The Knauf Fibra® range evolves to revolutionize the insulation of slab soffits
New range by Knob
With the entry into force of the CSTB “Guide to interior insulation of residential buildings from the point of view of risks in the event of fire” in its 2016 version, Knauf is upgrading its Knauf Fibra range to 'enriching with exclusive novelties. Read more
Leica Geosystems simplifies the capture of reality to support the building sector in its digital transition
Technical solutions by Leica Geosystems
Digitization has revolutionized the construction sector in recent years, and has enabled the development of new, more collaborative working methods. Read more
Finalcad One, the new collaborative project management platform that optimizes teamwork
Online tools by FinalCAD
Finalcad, a Next 40 company specializing in the digitization of the construction and construction industry, is launching Finalcad One, a new application, in freemium mode, bringing together all the advantages of a corporate social network and a collaborative platform. Read more
Projects and Achievements
The Tati store in Barbès in Paris transformed into social housing
The famous Tati store in the Barbès district in Paris, whose Covid-19 health crisis precipitated its closure, will be partially transformed into social housing, like the historic headquarters of the AP-HP located in the heart of the capital, has announced the town hall. Read more
Now deemed "obsolete", the abandoned Roissy airport extension
A foil for environmental defenders, it is now officially considered "obsolete": the extension of Roissy international airport via the construction of a fourth terminal has been abandoned, the government announced on Thursday. Read more
The Rouen motorway bypass in the hot seat
The costly project to build a 41,5 km motorway to bypass Rouen seemed on Tuesday on the spot after the withdrawal Monday evening by the metropolis of its participation, its socialist president allied to EELV highlighting "the climate emergency". Read more
The Paris Olympics 2024 construction sites in the starting blocks
Construction site
While the world is speculating on the Tokyo Olympics next July, the Paris Olympics-2024 sites are in the starting blocks, especially in Seine-Saint-Denis, under the blessing of elected officials and the watchful eye of residents. Read more
A museum of modern art delivered to the Royal Abbey of Fontevraud
Works by Toulouse-Lautrec and Degas, presented alongside Egyptian antiques and precious objects of African art: the new modern art museum in Fontevraud offers visitors an eclectic tour in the exceptional setting of the abbey where rests Richard Cœur de Lion, near Angers. Read more
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