Repairing the banks and restoring the channel of the Nantes-Brest canal
28 December 2018 - New contracts - France
The Loire-Atlantique department has appointed VINCI Construction Terrassement to repair the banks and restore the channel of the Nantes-Brest canal.
Works package 1 concerns the reprofiling of 10 km of the canal bank with the installation of 22,000 wooden piles and works package 2 involves dredging and clearing all sorts of sediment using a barge excavator, with a bathymetric survey.
Launched in October 2018, the works, carried out between October and March (outside the navigation period), will extend through into 2022.