Vinci Awarded 30-Year Waterway Contract

Construction multi-national Vinci (UK readers will recognise their ownership of Norwest-Holst and Taylor Woodrow) has been awarded a 30-year contract by VNF to modernise and maintain installations on the Aisne and the Meuse. At a value of 270 million euros, this is a significant element in VNF’s modernisation strategy, and…

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Fete des Plaisanciers Boating Parties

On Friday 31st May there will be some special events to celebrate ‘Plaisanciers’ – pleasure boaters. On the Midi, at Portiragnes (just west of Agde) there’s a special discount offer on hiring a small electric day boat – 5 or 7 seats – to explore and enjoy. Music, dancing, a…

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