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Weekly Building News
2021 - Week 13
The government relies on support to create a "big bang" in energy renovation
The government wants to create a mission of "renovation support" intended to help "from A to Z" certain households carrying out insulation work in their homes, announced Tuesday the Minister of Ecological Transition Barbara Pompili. Read more
Systematic teleworking and childcare: instructions for use
Faced with the rampant Covid-19 epidemic, Emmanuel Macron announced the closure of schools for three to four weeks and reiterated the call to "systematize" telework. How can employees organize themselves and benefit from partial unemployment to look after their children? Read more
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The latest version of the OPPBTP health safety recommendations guide ensures business continuity
Prevention / Security by OPPBTP
Following Emmanuel Macron's latest announcements made last night in order to cope with the acceleration of the Covid-19 epidemic, the restrictions already in force in 19 departments now extend to the entire territory. The provisions recommended in the latest version of the guide to health safety recommendations, published by the OPPBTP on March 24, nevertheless allow construction and public works companies to ensure the continuity of their activity. Read more
Observ'ER study of the domestic wood-burning appliances market in 2020
Study / Review / Report
With 314.865 units sold in 2020, the domestic wood heating equipment market fell by 16,4% compared to 2019. This downward trend in sales was observed in almost all of the segments and sub-segments that make up the market. Only pellet boilers (14.530 sales, + 2,4%) managed to do well. Read more
Environmental health: a new ambition
Study / Review / Report
Environmental health is anchored in our daily lives and gives rise to growing concerns. For 7 in 10 French people, the environment has an impact on health. The health crisis has accelerated this awareness, revealing the impact of the degradation of ecosystems on human health and our vulnerabilities in the face of the emergence of zoonoses. Read more
Publication of the "Roulépur" study on the retention and reduction of rainwater discharged
Study / Assessment / Report by Ecovegetal
The “Roulépur” research program shows that there are solutions to manage the astronomical volumes of polluted rainwater that ends up in the sea each year. Read more
Plastic pollution: a report points to the need for a breakthrough approach
Study / Review / Report
In a report it is publishing today, the Academy of Sciences takes stock of the role of plastics in the world and the extent of the pollution they are responsible for. Read more
Parliamentary report calls for more conditions to be imposed on companies that receive public aid
Study / Review / Report
Imposing environmental, social or governance conditions on companies receiving public aid is necessary, believes a parliamentary report published Wednesday, which wants to go through "contractualization" between public authorities and companies. Read more
Housing construction still far from its pre-crisis level
Housing construction between December 2020 and February 2021 still remains far from its pre-health crisis level despite stabilization compared to the previous three months, according to figures released by the government on Tuesday. Read more
Real estate prices climb in the first quarter, Paris against the tide
The pandemic did not divert the French from old real estate in the first quarter, according to the first data communicated by the real estate agencies, but the demand mainly concerns houses and medium-sized cities, to the detriment of Paris where signs of falling prices appear. Read more
The government's 2021 growth forecast will be revised following the new restrictions
The growth forecast for the French economy in 2021 will be revised in the coming days to take into account the new restrictions intended to fight the Covid-19 epidemic, Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday. Read more
The economy again hampered by the closure of schools and businesses
The closure of schools, feared by companies and announced Wednesday evening by Emmanuel Macron, will again disrupt economic activity over the coming weeks, even if the school holidays should reduce the impact. Read more
Jean-Jacques Annaud seeks amateur videos of the Notre-Dame fire for a film
Accomplished filmmaker is looking for amateur videographers: the director Jean-Jacques Annaud, in the middle of shooting a film on the fire of Notre-Dame de Paris, launched on Monday an appeal to witnesses from all over the world, to send him their videos the evening of the disaster. Read more
The Caisse des Dépôts saw its net profit divided by three in 2020
Public finances
The public group Caisse des Dépôts reported Thursday a net profit divided by more than three in 2020, despite sustained activity, a consequence of the Covid crisis which weighed on the activity of its various subsidiaries. Read more
U2P and its member organizations launch the participatory platform "La Voix des Artisans"
New website
From January 2021, the U2P and all of its member organizations began to prepare the lists for the elections to the Chambers of Trades and Crafts scheduled for next October. At the exclusive service of craft companies, these lists entitled "La Voix des Artisans" aim to promote all the expectations of craftsmen in France. Read more
Housing tax is not an everyday expense
Justice decision
The housing tax paid by occupants who are undivided owners is due by each of them in proportion to their rights in joint ownership because it has an interest in the conservation of the property itself. Read more
Manufacturers and Distributors
Alexis Bohn new CEO of Rheinzink France SAS
Appointment by RHEINZINK
Alexis Bohn will join RHEINZINK FRANCE SAS as Managing Director and take over from Thierry Bacci who will leave the company on March 31. Read more
The Astorg fund wants to buy Corialis, a Belgian aluminum giant
News Manufacturer
The Astorg investment fund announced on Tuesday that it had entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire the Belgian group Corialis, one of the European leaders in aluminum products for the building industry, according to a press release. Read more
French group Toupret announces the acquisition of Polish plaster manufacturer KMK Gips
News Manufacturer by TOUPRET
TOUPRET signs the takeover of KMK Gips, a Polish manufacturer of powder and paste plasters, and thus marks a further step in its development plan on international markets. Read more
Batiman launches an exclusive concept for materials dealers
Distributor News
With more than 30 years of experience in the field of interior and exterior carpentry, the Batiman network has decided to put its skills at the service of all entrepreneurs who wish to create or develop a carpentry space in their trading or hardware store. . In a growing market, this one-of-a-kind solution was designed to guarantee rapid results thanks to a range of dedicated tools. Read more
The Artisans Selection: the new Siniat guide for successful projects
Guide / Advice / Tutorial by Siniat
In order to support craftsmen and drywall contractors, plasterers, masons, painters, carpenters, plumbers or electricians, Siniat has assembled in a guide a selection of quality products, made in France, simple and quick to use. Read more
Planibel Easy exposed to daylight, helps reduce Covid-19 contamination
Video by AGC Glass Europe
The latest glass technologies make buildings, spaces and furniture safer and healthier. Glass is a versatile, perfectly smooth, non-porous material ideal for maintaining cleanliness in living environments. AGC Glass Europe is constantly looking for solutions to protect our health. Read more
2020 retrospective of modern construction sites
Video by VINCI
A specialist in Public Works and Civil Engineering in Ile-de-France, Chantiers Modernes Construction, a subsidiary of VINCI Construction France, brings together the broadest skills to design, build or rehabilitate all types of projects. Read more
New Vitodens range: more stylish and more efficient
Video by Viessmann
Viessmann heating systems are developed in Germany and tested by our most demanding engineers. If you are looking for a compact and efficient solution for heating and domestic hot water, then a Vitodens boiler is for you. Read more
Logistics at Algaflex
Video by Algaflex
For a video, enter the backstage of the logistics of Algaflex, manufacturer of movable walls and extendable partitions. Read more
Improvement of soils under tracks on a TGV line
Video by URETEK® France
In the heart of Touraine, the Paris-Bordeaux High Speed ​​Line (LGV) saw the foundation of its track deteriorate following the completion of a crossing under the track for a fire network, which caused a decompression problem soils with an alteration of the foundation of the soil as well as the appearance of fontis on the surface. In order to resolve these disorders, the SNCF Réseau pole has opted for the soil consolidation solution offered by URETEK®. Read more
How to install UNI Access, the roof window header from Usystem insulation solutions?
Video by Unilin Insulation
Discover in this UNI Access video, the roof window header from Usystem Roof OS and OS Comfort insulation solutions. Read more
Innovate to build - Olivier Salleron
Video by FFB
How to build and renovate tomorrow? How to achieve technological, ecological and digital change? How to maintain and strengthen our added value? These questions will be at the heart of the event dedicated to innovation which will take place on April 13, 2021 live from STATION F from 16:00 p.m. Read more
What is this site? Bagneux - Laurence, local resident and elected representative
Laurence is familiar with the future Bagneux station on the southern section of line 15 of the new metro, since her residence is located at the foot of the site. She regularly takes pictures of this site, as a remembrance of this rapidly evolving district. Read more
Products and Materials
Renovate a terrace with Owatrol
Advertising-editorial by Durieu
Wood terrace, urban or country style, a wind of freedom blows. Prepare for the beautiful season, maintain and protect, enjoy the comfort of the wood decor. Special zoom urban terrace in exotic wood, warm and friendly space. Read more
Make your exterior a cocoon with Alkern furnishing solutions
Zoom produced by Alkern
This “special” year, to use the now-accepted expression, has revealed the importance of feeling good at home, inside, but also outside. Never have terraces and gardens been so invested and pampered! Read more
SikaRoof® i-Cure®, the first liquid polyurethane waterproofing system for ultra-low odor roofs
New product by Sika France
Developed in the 80s, liquid waterproofing systems for roofs offer many advantages in renovation, especially on hard-to-reach sites. Read more
Jung unveils electrical outlet with integrated USB port
New product by Jung
The JUNG electrical outlet with integrated USB type A or C port has just been awarded at the Archiproducts Design Awards, which have become a benchmark in terms of quality and innovations in the world of Design. This socket has the great advantage of allowing energy charging of various devices without occupying the socket by an additional charger. Read more
Profiltek unveils its new catalog
New catalog by Profiltek
The Valencian company, leader in the shower sector, presented its new 2021 catalog at the ISH international fair in Frankfurt / Main (Germany) with the aim of positioning itself as the best European specialist in shower screens. Read more
Projects and Achievements
Reflex'Sol anti-heat blinds at the Narbonne Theater
Advertising-editorial by Reflex'Sol
The Narbonne Theater opened its doors in 1994. Composed of two performance halls, one with 900 seats, the other with 276, a rehearsal hall and an exhibition hall, it is part of the network of National Scenes. This network is the heir to a desire for decentralization which has been expressed through theatrical work since the liberation. Read more
The oak restoration project of the Notre-Dame frame is validated
The solid oak restoration project for the framework of the nave and the choir of Notre-Dame has been validated by the National Heritage and Architecture Commission (CNPA), announced in a press release the public institution in charge of the site. of Paris Cathedral. Read more
An elevated wooden youth hostel at Place de la Nation in Paris
Place de la Nation in Paris, stands a new building. Completely integrated into this typical Haussmannian environment, a youth hostel and a rooftop bar-restaurant now participate in the activity of the square. Read more
Senegal launches international competition for an urban park in Dakar
Contest / Prize / Trophy
The Senegalese government has indicated that it is launching an international competition for the creation of an urban park in a capital too cruelly deprived of green spaces to mitigate the effects of rampant urbanization. Read more
Winners of the Archi Jeunes architecture competition organized by the Valode & Pistre agency
Contest / Prize / Trophy by Valode & Pistre
The Valode & Pistre architectes agency has launched a major competition around sustainable housing, dedicated to students in architecture schools and young graduates under one year old. Read more
Products of the week

Rainwater management solutions

Latest generation robotic total station

Natural slate thermal solar cover

Matt saturator for exotic woods



Cupa Pizarras


Roof panel with integrated interior decoration

Multimedia automatic door with integrated screen

Canadian high performance hydraulic well

Tower Crane / Mobile Crane Anti-Collision Assistance System

Unilin Insulation


Brink Climate Systems France

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