• Capabilities: Program Management , Construction Management and Site Supervision , Engineering
  • Sectors: Rail and Urban Transport , Public Sector
  • Region: Europe , France

Grand Paris Express - to extend the Paris metro into the suburbs

Paris area, France -

10 years

largest European infrastructure project in the last 10 years

144 km

of new lines

Description of the project

The Société du Grand Paris (SGP) was specially created in 2011 to manage the largest European infrastructure project in the last 10 years. In its capacity as works manager for the Grand Paris transport network, SGP has commissioned Arcadis for a project management assistance (PMA) task to advise it in the fields of geology, geotechnical engineering and hydrogeology for the complete project, in order to have at its disposal more than fifty years of Arcadis experience in the Paris region.

The project

The objective of the project is to advise the Société du Grand Paris on the geology, geotechnology and hydrogeology in the areas traversed by the future metro (144 kilometres of lines, the majority of which are the underground, 56 stations and several maintenance sites).

Tasks

Documentary survey, development of a risk analysis, expertise

Outcomes

10 years

largest European infrastructure project in the last 10 years

144 km

of new lines

56

new stations

Questions about this project

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