Construction of the France Pavilion is progressing apace

Life of the Pavilion
A milestone in the construction of French Pavilion, less than a year before the opening of the World Expo at Dubai in 2020.
Photo du Pavillon France

Started nearly 5 months ago, the construction of French Pavilion is continuing and progressing at a fast pace. The erection of structural steel has been completed for the first part of the work. The excavation, shoring and waterproofing works of the footing and tie beams have also been completed.


Work currently in progress :

  • Formwork, rebar and concrete works on the tank walls
  • Laying of under ground services below grade slab
  • Backfilling works prior to Grade slab casting
  • Erection of structural steel for the second part of the work


All these works are preparing a major step of the construction site: the final assembly of the structure of the France Dubai 2020 Pavilion! Finally, the construction of the frontages and the roof will be launched.

Many thanks to our workers, to our constructor Besix and to all our team on site!