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Weekly Building News
2021 - Week 10
What evolution of rates and purchasing power of real estate over the past 20 years?
Since the 2000s, and the arrival of the Euro, the real estate sector has undergone major changes: economic crisis, real estate bubble, explosion in prices per m², variation in credit rates and more recently a health crisis. Read more
Government plans a bonus for second-line workers
The government plans to ask fifteen professional branches bringing together employees of the "second line", particularly exposed during the Covid-19 health crisis, to negotiate the conditions for payment of a premium exempt from social contributions on the model of the "Macron prime", according to government sources. Read more
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In short
The French more and more followers of Do It Yourself for their renovation works
Study / Review / Report
With the current pandemic, the French have never been so eager to carry out work themselves in order to redevelop their living spaces! The first service to facilitate legal procedures to obtain town planning authorizations, Allow me to build carried out a study [1] to find out what prompted them to carry out this work. Read more
The building is becoming more and more feminine
Study / Assessment / Report by FFB
The proportion of women in construction is steadily increasing. In 2020, the proportion of women is 12,3%, whereas they represented only 8,6% in 2000, 9,9% in 2005, 11,1% in 2010 and 11,7% in 2014. Read more
Growth will be "at least equal to 5%" in 2021, according to the governor of the Banque de France
The growth of the French economy will be "at least equal to 5% in 2021", estimated Tuesday the governor of the Bank of France François Villeroy de Galhau on France Info. Read more
Good start to the year for the building materials market
Conjuncture by UNICEM
In the economic environment of recent months, disrupted in turn by strikes (end of 2019), bad weather, cyclical slowdown, confinements and health crisis (2020), it is difficult to provide cyclical clarity to monthly changes in activity! However, the materials seem to show a certain resilience. Read more
Funding activities in France suffered significantly in 2020
Most financing activities in France saw a sharp decline in production in 2020, affected by the economic and health crisis, with the exception of the surety activity, revealed on Friday the Association of Financing Companies (ASF ) in its annual activity report. Read more
Terms of territorial application of the SRU law to be reviewed according to a report from the Court of Auditors
The Court of Auditors submitted to the Senate Finance Committee, on Wednesday March 10, a report on the implementation of article 55 of the law on urban solidarity and renewal (SRU). Read more
Launch of a private fund to develop the timber industry in construction
Organization News
Forest owners and Crédit Agricole are launching an investment fund dedicated to the timber industry, in order to develop the processing industry and meet demand, particularly from the construction sector. Read more
Climate law: CINOV regrets that the provision of intellectual services is not taken into account
Organization News
The bill on the fight against climate change and strengthening resilience in the face of its effects, based in part on the work of the Citizen's Climate Convention, contains many advances hailed by the CINOV Federation, representative of the professions of the provision of intellectual services in Consulting, Engineering and Digital. Read more
Bouygues announces to sell half of its stake in Alstom for more than 500 million euros
Company News by Bouygues
Bouygues has announced that it will sell half of its stake in Alstom for more than 500 million euros, to keep only 3,12% of the capital of the railway manufacturer. Read more
AC Environnement launches its industrial hygiene offer thus diversifying its activities
Company News by AC Environment
Accredited industrial hygiene in July 2019, AC Environnement, a player in real estate diagnostics in France, is launching its offer dedicated to industrial hygiene, allowing it to develop its expertise in measuring pollutants in the air and to provide customized measurement services. a hundred pollutants. Read more
The challenges of energy renovation of low-rental housing to achieve their carbon neutrality
Sustainable Development
President of the Nicolas Hulot Foundation, member of the High Council for the Climate and founding partner of Carbone 4, Alain Grandjean, guest of the Federal Council of the National Federation of Public Housing Offices on Wednesday March 3, 2021, spoke about the challenges of the energy renovation of social and private housing with a view to their carbon neutrality by 2050. Read more
Several deputies denounce a truncated debate on the climate bill
Kyrielle of inadmissible amendments, lack of seats in committee, planned limitation of the duration of discussions: several opposition or non-attached deputies on Tuesday deplored the conditions for examining the climate bill. Read more
French multinationals have not improved their climate action
French multinationals are still not doing enough to reduce their climate impact, according to a ranking produced by the association Notre affaires à tous, which has extended it to two new groups, Casino and Bolloré. Read more
French research in battle for the green hydrogen race
Combustible energy
Research is at the forefront of the battle for the development of green hydrogen, as the CNRS emphasizes: "We are in a race on a global scale, the stakes are not made!" Read more
Manufacturers and Distributors
14 players in wood construction are coming together within the “Groupe Feu” to develop a new wood facade solution
Test / Trial / Certification
Since 2017, the “Fire Group” has brought together 12 companies and two professional organizations with the ambition of designing a new secure wooden facade solution against the risks of fire propagation. Read more
effeff France strengthens its presence in the closure and building environment
Advertising-editorial by effeff France
effeff France, leader in the electric locking market for more than 80 years, now offers a complete and innovative product range to meet the needs of the security market. In a world where security needs are constantly increasing, their desire is to be close to their customers to support them and thus design personalized solutions adapted to the needs of the market. Read more
Alkern, leader in precast concrete products, ready for low carbon and RE2020
News Manufacturer by Alkern
Since 2010, Alkern, the leading independent French manufacturer of prefabricated concrete products, has continued to grow in France and Belgium at a sustained pace, notably with more than 1 acquisitions made in 20 years. Read more
thyssenkrupp Elevator becomes TK Elevator and launches its new brand TKE
News Manufacturer by TK Elevator
thyssenkrupp Elevator, a global player in the elevator and escalator market, unveils its new name and new global brand: TK Elevator (TKE). The new brand is the result of the change of ownership that took place in the middle of last year. Read more
The Kramer group is once again a candidate for the acquisition of the Jacob Delafon industrial site in Damparis in the Jura
News Manufacturer by Kramer
The Kramer group is once again a candidate for the acquisition of the Jacob Delafon sanitary ware production site from the American group Kohler, a world benchmark in the sanitary ware market. Read more
Harmonys Trio, a 3-in-1 audio system designed by Bodet Time
Discover in pictures all the features of the Harmonys Trio audio system, a must in the Harmonys range. Indeed, it is the only equipment capable of combining 3 products into one: a speaker, a flash and an LED display. Read more
The future is not written, it is built
Video by LafargeHolcim
Innovation and sustainable development are at the heart of everything LafargeHolcim undertakes, which is why the group wants to build a sustainable world for everyone and for the planet. A greener, smarter world for inclusion. Read more
Peace on the Arc de Triomphe
What does this high relief signed Antoine Etex tell about the Arc de Triomphe? Marie-Catherine Geffroy, receptionist and guide at the Arc de Triomphe tells you her story! Read more
New Declare label: Thermo Loft
Video by Knauf Insulation
Knauf Insulation Thermo Loft blow-in glass mineral wool is now Declare certified. Read more
Lining for the renovation of water networks
Video by CSTB
The renovation of water networks is a major issue for local authorities. This involves validating components that significantly increase the lifespan of water networks to sustain infrastructure and improve the quality of rehabilitation. Read more
La Nationale: a building adapted to the Martinican climate
Video by ADEME
The historic La Nationale building, in the heart of Fort-de-France, is an example of virtuous renovation. Read more
520 million euros dedicated to the deployment of fiber
As part of the "Very High Speed ​​France Plan", 520 million euros are devoted to accelerating the deployment of fiber throughout France. Read more
French nuclear power plants, 10 years after Fukushima
Video by EDF
10 years after the Fukushima nuclear accident in Japan, EDF has improved the capacity of its nuclear power plants to cope with the most extreme natural attacks. Read more
Products and Materials
Energy renovation: compliant quotes with Sage Batigest Connect
Advertising-editorial by Legend
Due to complex and changing constraints, issuing quotes for energy renovations can be difficult and time-consuming. Sage Batigest Connect allows you to easily edit quotes that are always compliant. Discover the possibilities offered by this tool. Read more
New IKO Enertherm ALU XL insulation board for concrete and exposed wood flat roofs
New product by IKO Insulations
Dedicated to concrete roof terraces and exposed wood support, the IKO enertherm ALU XL insulation panel from IKO Insulations, manufacturer of rigid polyurethane foam insulation panels, is part of a responsible and sustainable approach. Read more
The Somfy ecosystem is enriched by a new solar offer with Oximo® Solar io
New product by Somfy
A pioneer in the roller shutter market for more than 50 years, Somfy quickly made the motorization of roller shutters an essential daily solution to improving the living environment. Read more
Isone® 2, the fire damper that simplifies installation and guarantees the safety of occupants and buildings
New range by Aldes
We spend half of our time in ERP, but the risk of fire is present there every day: there is a fire in ERP every 75 minutes in France. The temperature can then reach over 900 ° C in a few minutes. It is therefore vital to prevent the spread of fire and smoke and to compartmentalize them from the first minutes. Read more
New Saunier Duval heat pump intended for renovation and still manufactured in France
Range evolution by Saunier duval
The GeniaAir Max and GeniaSet Max heat pumps are added to the Saunier Duval range. Read more
Projects and Achievements
The project of the training basin in Noisy-le-Sec for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games is abandoned
The Olympic swimming pool project at Noisy-le-Sec (Seine-Saint-Denis), which was to be one of the training grounds for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, has been abandoned, announced Thursday evening the Delivery Company of Olympic works (Solideo). Read more
From the forest to the frame, the long march of the oaks for the reconstruction of Notre-Dame
Construction site
They have already lived for two centuries, it will take them several years for their precious woods to be able to support the future spire of Notre-Dame de Paris: a long and complex treatment awaits the majestic oaks of the forest of Bercé in the center-west of the region. France. Read more
The labors of Hercules begin at the Grand Palais to restore light and space
Construction site
No more fairs, parades and exhibitions: the Grand Palais, a major center of the arts and sciences for 120 years in the heart of Paris, begins its renovation from top to bottom on Friday. Read more
Start of connection work for the Calvados marine wind farm
Construction site
The electrical connection work has started for the future offshore wind farm off Calvados, scheduled to come into service in 2024, announced Monday RTE, responsible for carrying them out. Read more
Construction of an ecological training campus in Saint-Priest
Construction site by CEMEX
Near the Saint-Priest pulling station, SNCF Réseau is building one of its future campuses dedicated to maintenance, works and rail traffic. A project worth € 42,5 million. Read more
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