It is a rare sight. Since 20 July, boaters installed on the Côte d’azur, between Marseille and Monaco, you can see in the distance an enormous iceberg of concrete gray and white, pulled by a tug moving along at three knots per hour (5.6 km/h). This is the first of the eighteen boxes that will be installed, by 2020, to Monaco in order to create a new area of six hectares, equivalent to 3% of the 2 square kilometers of the tiny principality. All won from the sea.
The apartments of the future neighborhood will be sold between 50 000 euros – the average price in Monte-Carlo – and more than 100 000 euros per square meter
This program titanic nearly two billion euros, to be launched in 2015, must be fully delivered through to 2025. The first few privileged will be able to settle there to enjoy a swimming pool, a new marina, gardens and the breathtaking views of the deep blue sea. Provided A put the price. The apartments will be sold between 50 000 euros – the average price in Monte-Carlo – and more than 100 000 euros per square meter.
To build future towers and villas signed Valode and Pistre and Renzo Piano overlooking the turquoise waters of the Mediterranean sea, S. A. M., the handle of the Porter, the proponent of the new district, shall install large foundations between two aquatic reserves natural. A challenge for Bouygues Travaux Publics, responsible for the infrastructure under a contract of 842 million euros.
In Monaco, at large, Grimaldi Forum, several ships of work activate on the mediterranean waters agitated by the swell. Were the walls acoustic 5 metres high along the shoreline, the site would be invisible. Most of the work going on under the surface. “Since 2015, we have undertaken a large number of preparatory work under water. It is necessary, before installing the belt casing which will delineate the new district, and before making…