Chateauroux Gendarmerie, France
In 2007, the French Ministry of Defense launched the procurement for the construction of new housing barracks for the Gendarmerie (Police station) of Chateauroux, France, to be located on military grounds. In December of the same year, the Ministry signed a long-term lease with the Project Company, for the financing, construction and maintenance of the new housing units for an overall period of 30 years. Construction was completed in 2010.
Following the transfer of the authority on the Gendarmerie from the Ministry of Defense to the Ministry of Interior in 2009, the latter has become the beneficiary of the Main Contract.
ESG/SDG Key Facts
The Project Company works with residents to promote waste recycling amongst several other initiatives. They plan to introduce speed variation on chillers to improve energy efficiency.