Development tools

EiSINe: engineers for the industry of the future
published on 10/18/2019
On 16 April 2019, the CNESER (National Council for Higher Education and Research) approved the request by the University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne to create a new engineering school specialising in industrial and digital sciences (EiSINe), which will be located in Charleville-Mézières in French...
In June 2018, the Lycée François Bazin in Charleville-Mézières, Ardennes and wind turbine manufacturer ENERCON signed a partnership agreement in order to consolidate the links between training schemes and the wind industry
published on 01/15/2019
In June 2018, the Lycée François Bazin in Charleville-Mézières, Ardennes and wind turbine manufacturer ENERCON signed a partnership agreement in order to consolidate the links between training schemes and the wind industry. This three-year school-business agreement (from 2018 to 2021) is part of a...
CRITT-MDTS transfer center (materials, coatings and surface treatments) was set up in Charleville-Mézières in 1984 and is one of 200 regional innovation and technology transfer centres rolled out in France since the 1980s
published on 01/15/2019
CRITT-MDTS transfer center (materials, coatings and surface treatments) was set up in Charleville-Mézières in 1984 and is one of 200 regional innovation and technology transfer centres rolled out in France since the 1980s. It employs 50 people and is one of the most significant and well-established...
End of July 2018, the new Ardennes motorway (A304), was opened by French Transport Minister, Elisabeth Borne, with a wide range of other French and Belgian political and economic figures
published on 01/15/2019
End of July 2018, the new Ardennes motorway (A304), was opened by French Transport Minister, Elisabeth Borne, with a wide range of other French and Belgian political and economic figures. Devised to relieve Charleville-Mézières town centre and to improve access to Belgium, the new road positions...
In December 2017 and then January 2018, ENERCON, a European wind turbine manufacturer, successfully transported wind turbine components through Givet Port (French Ardennes), which as a result was able to demonstrate its role as a multimodal sea-rail-road platform open to Northern Europe
published on 02/08/2018
In December 2017 and then January 2018, ENERCON, a European wind turbine manufacturer, successfully transported wind turbine components through Givet Port (French Ardennes), which as a result was able to demonstrate its role as a multimodal sea-rail-road platform open to Northern Europe. After the...
Developing companies in French Ardennes and Grand Est region can now count on new subsidies, ranging from equity to direct development assistance. The Regional Council has just voted in favour of these subsidies which are now being implemented throughout the region
published on 11/09/2017
Developing companies in French Ardennes and Grand Est region can now count on new subsidies, ranging from equity to direct development assistance. The Regional Council has just voted in favour of these subsidies which are now being implemented throughout the region. With a very large number of...
As part of its development project, Ardenne Metropole is developing its Le Moulin Le Blanc university site, with the support of the Ardennes’ Departmental Board and the Grand Est Regional Council
published on 11/09/2017
As part of its development project, Ardenne Metropole is developing its Le Moulin Le Blanc university site, with the support of the Ardennes’ Departmental Board and the Grand Est Regional Council. French Ardennes are an industrial area and offer education which has been developed to meet the needs...
At a business leaders’ meeting in May, the president of Ardenne Métropole, Boris Ravignon, introduced the brand new regional incubator Rimbaud’Tech
published on 07/31/2017
At a business leaders’ meeting in May, the president of Ardenne Métropole, Boris Ravignon, introduced the brand new regional incubator Rimbaud’Tech. Given that new law dictates regions and main cities to be responsible for economic development, Ardenne Métropole needed to develop a tool which would...
The Technological Industries’ Training Hub is an integrated regional training organisation. It is part of the national UIMM network developed by and for manufacturers, has three offices in French Ardennes (at Charleville-Mézières and Sedan) and a total of eight in the Champagne-Ardenne region
published on 07/31/2017
The Technological Industries’ Training Hub is an integrated regional training organisation. It is part of the national UIMM network developed by and for manufacturers, has three offices in French Ardennes (at Charleville-Mézières and Sedan) and a total of eight in the Champagne-Ardenne region.  ...
French Ardennes are at the forefront when it comes to energy diversification. The area generates energy from all available sources (wind, biomass, hydroelectric and nuclear power)
published on 07/31/2017
French Ardennes are at the forefront when it comes to energy diversification. The area generates energy from all available sources (wind, biomass, hydroelectric and nuclear power). In order to make its production sites sustainable, EDF has embarked upon an extensive modernisation programme in the...