Méricourt renovation and extension of locks

Renovation/reinforcement of structures 

Renovation

France, 2019-2023  

General description

The renovation and lengthening of the locks at Méricourt has several aims:  to restore the locks to their original width, to guarantee the future stability and reliability of the structures in normal and extreme situations, and to lengthen lock No. 1 from the downstream side in order to be able to accommodate 180-metre long convoys. In order to guarantee service continuity, navigation on the Seine will be maintained throughout the works, with at least one 185-metre lock remaining operational at all times.  

Consortium

 BOUYGUES TRAVAUX PUBLICS - BOUYGUES TRAVAUX PUBLICS REGIONS FRANCE - BRLi –STRATES ARCHITECTES 

Project owner

 VOIES NAVIGABLES DE FRANCE 

Locations

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