Several contracts for the new Ariane 6 Launch Complex

VINCI Energies business units to work on the new Ariane 6 Launch Complex (ELA 4) at the CSG space centre in French Guiana.

France’s CNES space agency has awarded the contract for the conventional and cryogenic fluid processes for the ELA-4 Ariane Launch Complex to a consortium comprising Cegelec Projets Espace (VINCI Energies) and Air Liquide Advanced Technologies. Cegelec Projets Espace will be supported by two other VINCI Energies business units.

The CNES has also contracted with a cornsortium led by Cegelec Projets Espace to provide the installations for the communications and safety systems for ELA-4. Cegelec Projets Espace will be responsible for the overall project management, construction of the fire detection and extinguishing systems and hydrogen ignition of the LH2 pools.