As part of the EcoVadis certification process, Maud, our QHSE Project Manager, shares her experience, her commitment and the challenges she faced along the way. She provides a valuable insight into what she has learned from the experience, offering useful advice to those seeking certification with EcoVadis
The project owner, HGO (Hospi Grand Ouest), entrusted the architectural design for the project to AIA Life Designers. Their brief was to create a design that takes care of medical staff and patients alike, combining practicality with hotel standards of comfort.
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When a shared public space is used for lifting weights and cast iron, anticipating the risk associated with shocks and bumps from the equipment on the walls is really important. To prolong the life cycle of interior walls and avoid having to regularly redecorate, the interior designer at l’Orange Bleue HQ turned to Construction Specialties and the solutions and finishes we offer.
In architecture, natural light is an integral part of building design, a source of creativity, and, above all, brings real added value, thanks to its effect on its users' comfort, health and mood. These qualities are all the more popular in buildings for living and places devoted to human activity such as educational buildings.
We believe that awareness is best raised through action and that leading by example is a great way to change habits over the long term. For this reason, CS France and the Evreux Volleyball Club organised the first litter pick in Pacy-sur-Eure.
Grâce au concours financier de la Région Normandie, notre site de production implanté à Pacy sur Eure en Normandie, fait peau neuve !Il bénéficie d'une nouvelle série d'outils de production destinés à améliorer notre empreinte environnementale et notre productivité.
Although construction can be considered a polluting sector, there are ways to make buildings "greener". In this blog, we look at certifications such as Cradle to Cradle and focus on Acrovyn® solutions that support and integrate into responsible projects.
Thionville’s Mother & Baby Hospital, designed by Valentine Rieder architecture firm, has received a comprehensive protection package incorporating many of CS’ world renowned products.
Designing a gold-standard building for a golden age. Project mamanger once again trusted in Construction Specialties, with their Airfoil® brand sun protection, complying perfectly with the project’s specific needs.
Improving the life cycle of wall finishes with Acrovyn® or limit the need for air conditioning in a building by regulating heat with Airfoil® and welcoming people into a clean environment and limit floor erosion with Pedisystems® welcome mats. We explain to you how to implement these sustainable solutions in a building.
Designing sustainably hygienic premises for the agri-food industry and food laboratories. When it comes to hygiene and cost-effectiveness, which surfaces are best, out of all the materials used in industrial kitchens in the agri-food industry?
ANAIS recently purchased the premises of a rehabilitation centre in Ferté-Macé (61), with a view to redeveloping it into a specialised care home, known as an MAS.
Construction Specialties works with project management teams worldwide to offer bespoke solutions that address today’s architectural challenges. This is the approach that Construction Specialties France took on this project with Miranda and Jean-Marc Folléa’s architecture partnership.
Doors are an essential element in the design of a building. They organise spaces and contribute to thermal and acoustic insulation. Whether they are used by staff or visitors, doors have the particularity of being handled twice. But against what and why protect them specifically?
To complete the energy transition from L-gas to H-gas in northern France, GRTgaz is carrying out major work on the Hauts de France network. The aim of the operation is to safely supply the transport of gas to more than 1.3 million inhabitants, who still benefit from L-gas.
Like traditional medical and hospital care, medical structures specialising in veterinary care require the application of the same strict hygiene protocols and the same codes of ethics. Providing a healthy environment at all times is essential and the result of continuous work. For this reason, the interior design must be studied according to the constraints encountered. And it is not so easy to keep a clean environment when patients are furry and feathered.....
In 2008, the project to build a new hospital better adapted to the peri-urban growth of Obernai was validated by the Regional Hospitalization Agency of Alsace.Among the many objectives of this project, the NHO must first and foremost meet the health needs of the population while complying with regulatory obligations regarding accessibility and fire safety.
Construction Specialties France était invité par l’AGREPI Île-de-France pour animer une conférence sur le thème de “L’ÉVACUATION DU SOUFFLE D’EXPLOSION ET DÉSENFUMAGE”
Every year, there are more than 750,000 cases of nosocomial infections and more than 4,000 deaths in France alone. Three strains of super-resistant bacteria are responsible for more than half of these infections. Focus on building materials capable of combating these strains.
Entre la profusion de solutions et les multiples interprétations des textes de loi, quelles sont les solutions d’accessibilité conformes au regard de la loi handicap ? Et pour quels type d’ERP sont-elles obligatoires ? Nous y répondons dans un dossier étayé par le représentant accessibilité du département de l'Eure.
ITER is the most ambitious contemporary scientific project in the field of energy. It aims to demonstrate that thermonuclear fusion is a energy source that can be used to replace exhaustible fossil fuels.
Tragiques et dévastateurs, les incendies sont un risque industriel majeur qu'une entreprise doit considérer et anticiper. Nous avons listé les 6 faits qu'il convient d'analyser pour prévenir les dégâts et le danger des incendies.
In order to bring the premises into compliance and offer traffic more adapted to the mobility of patients suffering from loss of autonomy, the retirement home Villa Saint-Michel has launched a renovation and re-decoration plan.
Ralph Huguenin, expert dans la sécurité des bâtiments, revient sur le phénomène explosif et les facteurs aux origines des explosions de poussières. Il démontre, simulation à l’appui, la présence de ce risque industriel dans de nombreux environnements et l'impact qu’il peut occasioner.
In the heart of the 17th arrondissement, Paris Étoile offers a breathtaking view of the capital's most beautiful monuments. Ideally located a few blocks from the Arc du Triomphe and Avenue des Champs-Elysées, this 38-storey skyscraper provides direct access to the Palais des congrès and places it as a key business centre within the capital. The new Parisian flagship of the Hyatt group has just been completely renovated.
La protection passive regroupe un ensemble de dispositions qui évitent la propagation rapide de l’incendie dans l’ensemble du bâtiment et dans les structures avoisinantes. Faisons-le point sur les joints coupe-feu et sur les bases de la protection passive contre l’incendie.
For its extension project, the Cedar clinic near Rouen (76) has relied on the performance of Construction Specialties solutions. From the envelope to the entrance mats, to the wall protection, three CS ranges protect and enhance the structure for years.
To participate in the communal life of 27,000 inhabitants, Lambersart has many municipal buildings and inquires to offer them a pleasant experience from the first steps inside these buildings. The commune of Lambersart chooses the soft welcome of Pedisystems mats.
To comply with the European Directive 1999/92 / EC, the industrial risk assessment is mandatory for each production site. But which elements present an explosive risk? How to act to anticipate the risks associated with an explosion and what are the obligations?
Discover how to calculate louvre pressure drop and why it's an important factor to consider at the design or specification stage.
Faced with an energy loss and wear of some of its rental housing, Habitat 76 has recently entrusting the rehabilitation of more than 876 housing units on 48 buildings. To improve the thermal comfort and to ensure a durable protection of floors Habitat 76 has renewed its trust in CS
Choosing a wall covering ensures the finish and aesthetics of the structure. The proposals are varied, there are paintings, fiberglass fabrics or wall protection panels. We create an overview of the most used solutions.
Choisir un revêtement mural assure la finition et l'esthétique de l’ouvrage. Les propositions en la matière sont nombreuses, on retrouve les peintures, les toiles en fibre de verre ou encore des panneaux de protection murale. Nous vous proposons un tour d’horizon des solutions les plus utilisées.
Depuis plusieurs années CS France recrute des jeunes, pour accroître les exportations dans les pays à fort potentiel de croissance. Retour sur une année d’expérience au Sénégal avec Sarah Adamou, lauréate du Grand Prix VIE 2017.
Rouen has chosen to rehabilitate shed 108 on the quays of the Seine as a contemporary construction. CS has tailored the entrance systems to ensure that all entrances are protected.
Partons du postulat qu’un tapis est efficace simplement parce que l’on marche dessus. Découvrez comment choisir le tapis le plus adapté à votre besoin.
Découvrez tous nos conseils techniques et pratiques pour que votre tapis d'accueil soit idéalement installé et performant.
The Cité Océane have invested in a major project which includes the rehabilitation of the Docks Café and a cube-shaped building, the Carré des Docks
With a European presence in more than ten countries, the Orpea has recently built a new Clinéa clinic in Nancy, in the Grand Est metropolitan region.
On ne pense pas toujours que l'accueil du bâtiment est le seul espace vu et foulé de tous…Retrouvez tous nos conseils pour que cet espace soit efficace
The premises of the technical services for the Seclin-Carvin hospital group have recently been relocated and their design has been reconsidered.
Responding to its need for expansion, the Leclerc hypermarket at Normanville, located in the retail park at Cap Caer, near Evreux, is opening a new store.