LafargeHolcim supplies Brest 'heavy wharf' project

LafargeHolcim has completed the delivery of 10,000 tonnes of cement for the 'heavy wharf' expansion project at the French port of Brest. The €220m project in the Brittany region is designed to modernise existing infrastructure and increase capacity at the port. It includes the construction of a new wharf for handling heavy loads. LafargeHolcim also supplied nearly 0.165m tonnes of draining sand for the project, which is scheduled for completion in 2020. The French building materials company says
Quarry Products / November 18, 2019

8161 LafargeHolcim has completed the delivery of 10,000 tonnes of cement for the 'heavy wharf' expansion project at the French port of Brest.

The €220m project in the Brittany region is designed to modernise existing infrastructure and increase capacity at the port. It includes the construction of a new wharf for handling heavy loads.

LafargeHolcim also supplied nearly 0.165m tonnes of draining sand for the project, which is scheduled for completion in 2020.

The French building materials company says the scheme will expand port traffic by improving the nautical accessibility of some existing wharves as well as enabling the development of promising new sectors at the port, particularly those related to marine renewable energies.

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