Press releases

2016

November

Unique engineering feat concluded as Chernobyl arch has reached resting place

Unique engineering feat concluded as Chernobyl arch has reached resting place

11/29/2016 - Events - Ukraine
A ceremony in Chernobyl today marked the successful conclusion of the sliding operation, a key milestone before the finalisation of the international programme to transform Chernobyl into an environmentally safe and secure state by November 2017.

Update on the impersonation of VINCI on 22/11/2016

11/23/2016 - Other
On 22 November 2016, at 16:05, VINCI was impersonated in the form of false information being sent to certain media outlets.

VINCI’s denial

11/22/2016 - Other
A fake press release was published today by Bloomberg at 4.05 PM.
VINCI denies formally all the information contained in this fake press release and is investigating all legal actions in furtherance thereof.
Major step in unique engineering project as Chernobyl arch slides into place

Major step in unique engineering project as Chernobyl arch slides into place

11/14/2016 - Projects update and handover - Ukraine
One of the most ambitious projects in the history of engineering passes a major milestone today as the arch shielding radioactive waste caused by the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power station accident has started sliding into place.
VINCI Airports, the Caisse des Dépôts and Crédit Agricole Assurances finalise the acquisition of 60% of Aéroports de Lyon

VINCI Airports, the Caisse des Dépôts and Crédit Agricole Assurances finalise the acquisition of 60% of Aéroports de Lyon

11/10/2016 - Acquisitions - France
Today, the consortium consisting of VINCI Airports, the Caisse des Dépôts (CDC) and Crédit Agricole Assurances has finalised the acquisition of 60% of the capital of Aéroports de Lyon (ADL), a company that has a concession agreement valid until 31 December 2047 for the airports of Lyon Saint-Exupéry, the second largest regional French airport, and of Lyon Bron.

October

Eurovia to continue modernising the Košice tramway in Slovakia

Eurovia to continue modernising the Košice tramway in Slovakia

10/17/2016 - New contracts - Slovakia
Eurovia, the VINCI subsidiary specialising in transport infrastructure and urban development, has been awarded the eight works packages of the second phase of the modernisation of the tramway in Košice, Slovakia’s second largest city. Worth almost €80 million, this new contract follows on from the first phase of works, completed by Eurovia between April and October 2015 (for €20 million).
VINCI Construction wins the contract to renovate the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in London

VINCI Construction wins the contract to renovate the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in London

10/14/2016 - New contracts - United Kingdom
Continuing its work with the Mandarin Oriental Group, VINCI Construction signed the contract to renovate the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park hotel in London, a project with a value of about £60 million (€69 million).

VINCI Energies acquires Novabase IMS, the Portuguese leader in infrastructures and managed services*

10/13/2016 - Acquisitions - Portugal
VINCI Energies, the VINCI subsidiary specialising in energy services and information and communication technologies, has reached an agreement with Novabase to acquire its subsidiary Novabase IMS.

Implementation of the share buyback programme

10/05/2016 - Finances
As part of its share buyback programme, VINCI signed a share purchase agreement with an investment services provider on 4 October 2016.

September

VINCI completes the disposal of its remaining stake in Indigo

09/27/2016 - Finances - France
Pursuant to the agreement signed on 13 June 2016 with Ardian Infrastructure and Crédit Agricole Assurances, VINCI has announced the disposal of its remaining 24.6% stake in Indigo (formerly VINCI Park).

VINCI, via its subsidiary VINCI Highways, has taken a strategic stake in the capital of TollPlus

09/14/2016 - Acquisitions - United States of America
TollPlus, based in Phoenix (Arizona) and present in Hyderabad (India), has emerged in just five years as a reference in development, implementation and maintenance of dematerialised solutions for Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) operations and customer management. Already active in the USA, the company currently deploys its transaction management system across almost 350 toll plazas in India.
VINCI and Conconcreto future concession holder for the 3rd Lane Bogotá – Girardot project in Colombia

VINCI and Conconcreto future concession holder for the 3rd Lane Bogotá – Girardot project in Colombia

09/09/2016 - New contracts - Colombia
On August 12th 2016, Colombia’s National Infrastructure Agency (ANI) awarded the project 3rd Lane Bogota-Girardot: a public-private partnership (PPP) contract with a term of 30 years for the addition of 65km of 3rd lane and the operation of 141 km of the highway between Bogotá and Girardot, in Cundinamarca and Tolima Departments in Colombia.
VINCI signs a strategic partnership agreement covering motorway development in Vietnam

VINCI signs a strategic partnership agreement covering motorway development in Vietnam

09/06/2016 - Events - Vietnam
VINCI Concessions has signed a cooperation agreement with Vietnam Expressway Corporation (VEC), the Vietnamese highways agency. The signing at Government Guest House in Hanoi was followed by a ceremony attended by President Trần Đại Quang of Vietnam and President François Hollande of France.

Cofiroute successfully issues a €1.3 billion bond in two tranches of €650 million each, at 8.5 and 12 years

09/01/2016 - Finances - France
VINCI announces the successful placement by its subsidiary Cofiroute of a €1.3 billion bond issue, equally divided between a bond issue maturing in February 2025 with an annual coupon of 0.375% and a bond issue maturing in September 2028 with a 0.75% coupon.

August

The first VINCI Cup, an international football tournament for under-15s

The first VINCI Cup, an international football tournament for under-15s

08/26/2016 - Other - France
VINCI and Paris FC are organising the first VINCI Cup, as part of their partnership, on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 August at the Complexe Marcel Bec in Meudon, a southwestern suburb of Paris. The aim for this unprecedented international tournament is to establish it as the benchmark for under-15 (U15) football players.
VINCI becomes a road concessionaire in Peru

VINCI becomes a road concessionaire in Peru

08/08/2016 - Acquisitions - Peru
VINCI Highways, VINCI Concessions’ international highways subsidiary, has signed an agreement with Brazilian group INVEPAR for the acquisition of 100% of LAMSAC company, concessionaire-holder of Línea Amarilla toll road in the center of Lima, and PEX, LAMSAC’s electronic toll collection operator. The deal is based on an enterprise value of LAMSAC and PEX at PEN 5.5 billion (around EUR 1.5 billion) as of 31 December 2015.
VINCI wins the contract to extend the port of Kingston, Jamaica, for CMA CGM

VINCI wins the contract to extend the port of Kingston, Jamaica, for CMA CGM

08/02/2016 - New contracts - Jamaica
A joint venture made up of VINCI Construction subsidiaries VINCI Construction Grands Projets and EMCC and the Belgian dredging company Jan de Nul has won the $147 million (about €130 million) contract to extend the port of Kingston, Jamaica. Leading worldwide shipping group CMA CGM, which has held the concession for the port of Kingston since 1 July 2016, selected the joint venture to carry out the project.

July

2016 half-year financial report

07/29/2016 - Finances
VINCI announces the publication today of its 2016 half-year financial report as well as its submission to the French financial markets regulator (l’Autorité des marchés financiers).
The consortium comprising VINCI Airports, the Caisse des Dépôts and Crédit Agricole Assurances will be acquiring 60% of the capital of Aéroports de Lyon (ADL)

The consortium comprising VINCI Airports, the Caisse des Dépôts and Crédit Agricole Assurances will be acquiring 60% of the capital of Aéroports de Lyon (ADL)

07/28/2016 - Acquisitions - France
On closing of an invitation to tender, the French State, which held 60% of Aéroports de Lyon, named the VINCI Airports – Caisse des Dépôts – Crédit Agricole Assurances consortium as preferred buyer of its shares in ADL today, 28 April. ADL holds a concession contract running until 31 December 2047 for Lyon Saint-Exupéry, France's second-largest regional airport, and the Lyon Bron airport.
SNCF Réseau selects Eurovia subsidiary ETF for its 2018-2022 national railway network renovation programme

SNCF Réseau selects Eurovia subsidiary ETF for its 2018-2022 national railway network renovation programme

07/28/2016 - New contracts - France
As part of its Grand Network Modernisation Plan (GPMR), SNCF Réseau awarded works package No. 1 of the new "high output renewal train" contract to the joint venture made up of Eurovia (VINCI) subsidiary ETF, Meccoli (lead company), VFLI and Sferis.

Message from VINCI - Nice (France)

07/15/2016 - Other
Following last night's dreadful events in Nice, the VINCI Group shares the pain and sorrow of the victims and expresses its full solidarity with the government authorities, the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region, the Alpes-Maritimes department and the city of Nice.
VINCI subsidiary Eurovia continues to expand in Chile

VINCI subsidiary Eurovia continues to expand in Chile

07/06/2016 - Acquisitions - Chile
Eurovia's Chilean subsidiary Bitumix SA raises its holding in Bitumix CVV from 50% to 100%.

June

VINCI to design and build very high speed optical fibre infrastructure for the French department of Moselle

VINCI to design and build very high speed optical fibre infrastructure for the French department of Moselle

06/24/2016 - New contracts - France
VINCI Energies, via Axians, the leading partner and Sogea Est (a VINCI Construction France subsidiary), in a joint venture with Sogetrel – has won a €124 million contract to design and build a very high speed network for Moselle Fibre, a joint association encompassing the Moselle department council and 19 municipality clusters (almost 500 municipalities, home to 300,000 people).

Implementation of the share buyback programme

06/22/2016 - Finances
As part of its share buyback programme, VINCI signed a share purchase agreement with an investment services provider on 22 June 2016.

VINCI takes its executive management to the next level in response to new growth challenges and opportunities

06/21/2016 - Appointments
VINCI is continuing its growth, in particular outside Europe and in the concessions businesses. Against the backdrop of numerous challenges and opportunities – the energy transition, the digital revolution and the development of open innovation – the group is implementing a strategy centered on the quality of its products and services, the client service it provides and the career paths it offers the talent it seeks to recruit.
Ardian Infrastructure and Crédit Agricole Assurances acquire VINCI’s stake in Indigo

Ardian Infrastructure and Crédit Agricole Assurances acquire VINCI’s stake in Indigo

06/13/2016 - Finances
Ardian, the independent private investment company, and Crédit Agricole Assurances have signed an agreement with VINCI to acquire its 24.6% stake in parking operator Indigo, previously called VINCI Park. Following this transaction, the company will be 49.2% owned by Ardian Infrastructure and 49.2% by Crédit Agricole Assurances. The remainder is owned by Group employees and management.

May

Signature of the contracts covering the world’s longest immersed road and rail tunnel

Signature of the contracts covering the world’s longest immersed road and rail tunnel

05/30/2016 - New contracts - Denmark
The Femern Link Contractors joint venture has signed today with the Danish government *contracts in Copenhagen for the design and build of the world’s longest immersed road and rail tunnel, the Fehmarnbelt link between Denmark and Germany.

Moody's raises its credit rating on VINCI to A3 with stable outlook

05/26/2016 - Finances
Rating agency Moody's has raised its long-term credit rating on VINCI by one notch, from Baa1 to A3. It has also raised its short-term rating on VINCI by one notch, from P-2 to P-1. The outlook on both ratings remains stable.

ASF successfully issues a €500 million 10-year bond

05/04/2016 - Finances - France
VINCI announces the successful placement by ASF (Autoroutes du Sud de la France) of a €500 million bond issue maturing in May 2026 with an annual coupon of 1%.

April

Implementation of the share buyback programme

04/29/2016 - Finances
As part of its share buyback programme, VINCI signed a share purchase agreement with an investment services provider on 29 April 2016.
Quarterly information at 31 March 2016

Quarterly information at 31 March 2016

04/28/2016 - Finances - France
Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of 19 April 2016

Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of 19 April 2016

04/19/2016 - Other
VINCI’s Combined Shareholders’ General Meeting, chaired by Xavier Huillard, the Group’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, was held on 19 April 2016 at the Carrousel du Louvre in Paris. The quorum was 58.08% and the shareholders’ meeting approved all the resolutions submitted.
VINCI and Bouygues Construction win a further contract for the construction of the Cairo metro

VINCI and Bouygues Construction win a further contract for the construction of the Cairo metro

04/18/2016 - New contracts - Egypt
The joint venture led by VINCI Construction Grands Projets, alongside Bouygues Construction’s subsidiary Bouygues Travaux Publics and their Egyptian partners Orascom Construction and Arabco Contractors, has won the Phase 3 contract for Line 3 of the Cairo metro.
VINCI Airports finalises the acquisition of AERODOM, which holds the concession for six airports in the Dominican Republic

VINCI Airports finalises the acquisition of AERODOM, which holds the concession for six airports in the Dominican Republic

04/11/2016 - Acquisitions - Dominikanische Republik
VINCI Airports has finalised the acquisition of Aeropuertos Dominicanos Siglo XXI, SA (AERODOM), a Dominican company holding a concession contract with the Dominican Government to operate six airports in the Dominican Republic until March 2030.
VINCI Construction to build the future CNIT - La Défense station and the adjacent tunnels

VINCI Construction to build the future CNIT - La Défense station and the adjacent tunnels

04/06/2016 - New contracts - France
SNCF Réseau has awarded VINCI Construction – through its subsidiaries VINCI Construction France (lead company), VINCI Construction Grands Projets, Dodin Campenon Bernard, Soletanche Bachy France and Botte Fondations, in a joint venture with Spie Batignolles TPCI and Spie Fondations – the contract to build the new La Défense station and the adjacent tunnels.
VINCI Airports finalises the acquisition of the two Kansai airports in Japan and enters the world’s top five airports operators.

VINCI Airports finalises the acquisition of the two Kansai airports in Japan and enters the world’s top five airports operators.

04/01/2016 - Acquisitions
On 1 April 2016, VINCI Airports will take over operation of the two Kansai’s region airports in Japan for a period of 44 years. This new acquisition is a major milestone in VINCI Airports’ international expansion. Operating on three continents and managing more than 100 million passengers per year, VINCI Airports is now one of the world’s five leading airport operators.

March

Inauguration of the Phnom Penh and Siem Reap airport extensions in Cambodia

Inauguration of the Phnom Penh and Siem Reap airport extensions in Cambodia

03/17/2016 - Events - Cambodia
On 16 March 2016, Prime Minister Hun Sen of Cambodia inaugurated the Phnom Penh and Siem Reap airport expansions at an official ceremony held at Phnom Penh International Airport.
VINCI will build its new head office in Nanterre near Paris

VINCI will build its new head office in Nanterre near Paris

03/15/2016 - Events - France
VINCI will build its new head office in Nanterre (Hauts de Seine) in the centre of the Groues. It will form a new link between the City of Nanterre and the La Défense business district. In the 2020 timeframe, the 74,000 m2 complex will bring together at the same site some 4,000 employees of Group’s head office and its concession (VINCI Autoroutes, VINCI Airports) and contracting business lines (VINCI Energies, Eurovia and (VINCI Construction).
English version of the 2015 Annual Report

English version of the 2015 Annual Report

03/11/2016 - Finances
The 2015 Annual Report is now available in English on the Group’s website.
Spiecapag (VINCI Group) wins a gas pipeline-laying contract for the Trans Adriatic Pipeline project

Spiecapag (VINCI Group) wins a gas pipeline-laying contract for the Trans Adriatic Pipeline project

03/11/2016 - New contracts - Greece
Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG(*) has awarded Spiecapag, a subsidiary of Entrepose (VINCI Group), the Engineering Procurement Construction (EPC) of three lots of onshore gas pipelines as part of the TAP (Trans-Adriatic Pipeline) project: one lot represents 185 km in Greece - between Kipoi and Kavala - and two lots are totalling 215 km in Albania, between Bilisht and Topoje.

February

2015 Annual Report

2015 Annual Report

02/26/2016 - Finances
VINCI announces the publication of its 2015 annual report as well as its registration with the French financial markets regulator, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers.
VINCI kicks off Group employee sponsorship of Paris FC Academy

VINCI kicks off Group employee sponsorship of Paris FC Academy

02/15/2016 - Events - France
This Monday, Pierre Coppey, Chief Operating Officer of VINCI, and Pierre Ferracci, president of Paris FC, kicked off the VINCI employee sponsorship of the Paris FC Academy, a structure devoted to training young players at the French capital’s football club.
Publication of audited consolidated financial statements at 31 December 2015

Publication of audited consolidated financial statements at 31 December 2015

02/08/2016 - Finances
VINCI announces the publication of its consolidated financial statements at 31 December 2015 (summary statements and detailed notes) accompanied by the report of the statutory auditors on the consolidated financial statements.
VINCI Energies acquires J&P Richardson, a leading Australian electrical contracting and engineering company

VINCI Energies acquires J&P Richardson, a leading Australian electrical contracting and engineering company

02/08/2016 - Acquisitions - Australia
VINCI Energies, the VINCI subsidiary specialising in energy services and ICT, has just finalised the acquisition of J&P Richardson Industries Pty Limited, based in Wacol, Queensland (north-eastern Australia).
2015 annual results

2015 annual results

02/04/2016 - Finances
Eurovia boosts its rail infrastructure positions in Canada

Eurovia boosts its rail infrastructure positions in Canada

02/03/2016 - Acquisitions - Canada
VINCI subsidiary Eurovia has finalised the acquisition of Canadian rail works contractor Rail Cantech.

VINCI signs the A355 western Strasbourg bypass concession contract

02/02/2016 - New contracts - France
VINCI has signed the 54-year concession contract with the Ministry for Ecology, Sustainable Development, Transport and Housing to design, finance, build, operate and maintain the 24km western Strasbourg bypass. The dual two-lane carriageway section connects the A4/A35 in the north with the A352/A35 junction in the south.
Double contract success for Eurovia to deliver highway maintenance services in the United Kingdom

Double contract success for Eurovia to deliver highway maintenance services in the United Kingdom

02/01/2016 - New contracts - United Kingdom
Ringway, a Eurovia subsidiary in the United Kingdom which is dedicated to Highway services and a leading Company in long-term highway maintenance services, has been announced as Preferred Bidder for the Wiltshire and Swindon Highway Services Contracts, 2 Councils in the Southwest of England.

January

VINCI Airports signs a memorandum of understanding for the expansion of two airports in Iran

VINCI Airports signs a memorandum of understanding for the expansion of two airports in Iran

01/28/2016 - Acquisitions - Iran
On the occasion of the state visit to France of Mr Hassan Rouhani, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Iranian Ministry of Roads and Urban Development, the Iran Airports Company and VINCI Airports today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on the concession for the Mashhad and Isfahan airports, Iran’s 2nd and 5thlargest airports respectively.
VINCI hands over the Koutio Médipôle hospital complex, New Caledonia’s largest public facility

VINCI hands over the Koutio Médipôle hospital complex, New Caledonia’s largest public facility

01/14/2016 - Projects update and handover - New Caledonia
The teams working for the joint venture(1) led by VINCI subsidiaries VINCI Construction and VINCI Energies have handed over the new Koutio Médipôle hospital complex in Nouméa to the government of New Caledonia.

Implementation of the share buyback programme

01/11/2016 - Finances
As part of the implementation of its share buyback programme, VINCI signed a share purchase agreement with an investment services provider on 11 January 2016

2015