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27 November 2019

 

Egis expands its airport operations presence in France

Having won the public service contracts for Pau Pyrénées airport and Brest and Quimper airports in 2017, Egis continues to position itself as the partner for airport operation and development in France by winning the contract for Bergerac airport. At its Board meeting of 17 October, the members of the Syndicat Mixte Air Dordogne (SMAD) approved a resolution to award the operation and management of Bergerac Dordogne Périgord Airport to the business grouping composed of Dordogne Chamber of Commerce and Industry (55%) and Egis (45%).


 

 

25 September 2019

 

Egis and Immersive Factory launch the first virtual reality training module for motorway patrollers

Egis et Immersive Factory, a French start-up specialising in the design of virtual reality training courses in HSE (Health, Safety, Environment), have jointly developed a learning module to train motorway patrollers using virtual reality technology.


 

 

26 August 2019

 

Appointments at Egis

Sabine Bonnard has been appointed Group Chief Human Resources Officer. Sabine is a member of the Group General Management Committee and the Group Executive Committee.  Her appointment will be effective as of 27 August 2019.



On 26 August, James Chopty joined the Group as Deputy CEO for International Affairs. He sits on the Executive Committee and the General Management Committee.



As of 6 September, Renaud Béziade, currently Group Chief Business Development Officer, will be appointed Executive Director of the Project Structuring, Operation, New Services BU. He is a member of the Group Executive Committee.


 

Sabine Bonnard has been appointed Group Chief Human Resources Officer. Sabine is a member of the Group General Management Committee and the Group Executive Committee.  Her appointment will be effective as of 27 August 2019.

After holding the position of Human Resources Manager in the Icade and Randstad Groups, Sabine Bonnard joined the Egis Group in 2004 where she served as Chief Human Resources Officer for several Egis companies. In 2013, she was appointed Talent Development Officer in the Group's Human Resources Department. Since 2017, she has held the position of Senior VP Human Resources.

 

 

 

On 26 August, James Chopty joined the Group as Deputy CEO for International Affairs. He sits on the Executive Committee and the General Management Committee.

James Chopty, a Canadian national, holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering. He has spent most of his career in energy companies with a strong international dimension, with positions based in the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, Congo-Brazzaville and South Africa. Before joining Egis, he was Executive Vice President for Energy, Resources and Industry in Canada at the engineering company WSP.

 

 

As of 6 September, Renaud Béziade, currently Group Chief Business Development Officer, will be appointed Executive Director of the Project Structuring, Operation, New Services BU. He is a member of the Group Executive Committee.

After a role with the European Commission as a Technical Adviser in Ethiopia, Renaud Béziade joined the Group in 1995 where he successively held the functions of Project Manager for BCEOM, Concession Project Director for Egis Projects, Airport Development Director and Acquisitions Director for Egis S.A. (2006-2009), Senior VP then CEO of Egis Mobilités, Senior VP of Egis France and lastly Group Key Accounts Director (2011). Since 2013, he has held the position of the Group's Chief Business Development Officer.

 

08 July 2019

 

Egis to award a scholarship to an Ivorian engineering student in partnership with ENAC and INP-HB

Egis agrees to finance a scholarship for an Ivorian student with a double degree from the Institut National Polytechnique d'Abidjan and the Ecole Nationale d'Aviation Civile in France.


 

 

05 June 2019

 

Buildings: Inhabit (Hong Kong) joins the Egis group

Inhabit is a Hong Kong design consultancy specializing in building envelope and environment engineering. Egis has acquired a majority interest in its capital. This transaction will enable Egis to further develop its expertise in the buildings market and reinforce its footprint in Southeast Asia.



Founded in 2009, Inhabit is an engineering consultancy that specialises in providing design services to the building industry, more specifically in building envelopes and environment. Headquartered in Hong Kong, the company has nearly 300 employees, with its activities organised into three large geographic hubs: Asia, Australasia and Middle East/United Kingdom.


28 March 2019

 

5 years supporting infrastructure and systems transformation at Riyadh Airport

Egis has been awarded a contract with Riyadh Airports Company for design and project management consultancy services to replace Hold Baggage Screening (HBS) machines in terminal 5 at King Khaled International Airport, Saudi Arabia. For more than 5 years now, Egis has been supporting development and expansion of Saudi Arabia’s second biggest airport.


 

 

26 March 2019

 

Annual results for 2018: profitable growth

- Turnover of €1.13 billion (+7.6%), an increase due mainly to our road operation and building engineering activities.

- An order intake for engineering of €839 million, up 15% compared with 2017.

- 89 million euros of EBITDA, up €21 million on 2017.

- Distributable Net Profit (excluding capital gains) of €21.9 million, up €13.7 million on 2017, essentially owing to a strong increase in engineering profits.

- 14,850 employees around the world (4,300 in France), including nearly 8,500 in engineering. A 9% increase in the workforce.


 

" In 2018, our Group recorded an excellent economic performance, with our increase in turnover driven by the dynamism of our road operation and building engineering activities. The order intake for engineering is up by 15%. The combined efforts of our different business units helped to deliver a strong increase in our operating profits and our distributable net profit (excluding capital gains). Our solid financial position will enable us to look confidently towards a new phase of our development with high ambitions for growth. "

Nicolas Jachiet, Chairman and CEO of Egis.

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Credit: Mathias Ridde

 

11 March 2019

 

Egis celebrates 50 years of dedication to aviation – by investing in the next generation of experts

For 50 years Egis has been dedicated to ensuring safe, seamless and sustainable aviation for all who fly. Providing innovative consultancy, design and engineering solutions to institutions, ANSPs, airport operators, and airlines through almost every significant change in the industry.


 

 

27 February 2019

 

Egis will ensure the operation of three major national roads in the Republic of Congo

On March 1st, the national road RN1, linking Pointe-Noire to Brazzaville with 540 km stretch and RN1 bis (Brazzaville-Kinkala section), will be inaugurated by the President of the Republic of Congo and operated by Egis. It is the first road operation in Africa for the Group. RN2 linking Brazzaville to Ouesso with 800 km stretch will be put into service in a second time.


 

 

11 January 2019

 

Egis wins a double railway contract in Poland

Egis has just signed a contract for a dual railway project in southern Poland.



Polskie Linie Kolejowe, the operator of the Polish railways, is launching a vast scheme to upgrade the country’s railway infrastructure. The aim is to operate more trains at higher speeds in optimal safety conditions through the deployment of advanced technology. Egis is contributing to this ambitious programme through the award winning a contract for a dual project: the modernisation of an existing line and the construction of a new line.


 

 

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