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In 2003, the Certec engineering company (created in 1973) became Elithis Ingénierie, a French company specialized in building technical fluids (HVAC and electrical engineering), before becoming in 2010 a group structured around 5 subsidiaries.

Dedicated to consultancy and engineering building, the Elithis group consists of over 180 collaborators and expects a turnover of 22 million Euros in 2013, a growth of nearly 30% compared to 2012. 

The solutions offered today by Elithis on the French market also meet European and International demand. Within this prospect, the Elithis group intends to pursue its development and is currently on its way to European leadership in building energy efficiency.

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    Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition: Dreamcraft wins the competition and the 20,000$ prize

    Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition: Dreamcraft wins the competition and the 20,000$ prize

    Strasbourg, France, on November 23th, 2016 – After careful examination, the jury of Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition awarded 20,000$ to Dreamcraft, a team of students coming from Germany. The 2 other winners, respectively second and third are Dynamic Balance (United-States) and UMM Monterrey (Mexico). Each team brought home a 5,000$ reward. The Terra […]
    (Français) « Well Building 2050 » : 4 équipes internationales sélectionnées pour la finale du concours

    (Français) « Well Building 2050 » : 4 équipes internationales sélectionnées pour la finale du concours

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    Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition: France Air to be official sponsor

    Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition: France Air to be official sponsor

    For the second time in a row, France Air – French air-treatment specialist – accepted to sponsor the Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition contest. Its Chief Executive Officer, Olivier Dolbeau, will also be part of the official jury of the contest. He will participate in the selection and ranking of the three best projects […]
    10 teams selected for the Well Building 2050 contest

    10 teams selected for the Well Building 2050 contest

    At Dijon, on September 1st, 2016 – Elithis, a consulting and engineering group in the building sector, approved the candidacy of 10 teams for the second step of its international design contest for housing in 2050. The closing date for submission of final projects is on October 19th, 2016, whereas final ranking is to be […]
    Teaser of the Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition

    Teaser of the Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition

    For the second time in the Group’s history, Elithis holds an international design competition for Housing in 2050. Open to students worldwide, this transdisciplinary contest aims at opening new fields of thought and action for the future of building construction. Discover the Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition contest with pictures! More information available on Well Building […]
    Launching of the second edition of Well Building 2050

    Launching of the second edition of Well Building 2050

    On May 18th, 2016, the Elithis Group launched Well Building 2050 – 2016 edition, the international design housing contest that aims at anticipating the future of the urban habitat. Registrations are now open on the event’s dedicated website until July 18th, 2016. Open to students from all disciplines, Elithis dedicates the Well Building 2050 contest to dreamy, thoughtful and […]
    (Français) Reportage sur la tour Danube – EcoEnRTV

    (Français) Reportage sur la tour Danube – EcoEnRTV

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    Christian Rozier, speaker at “Energy efficiency meetings”

    Christian Rozier, speaker at “Energy efficiency meetings”

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    Positive energy island within the Arsenal eco-district in Dijon

    Positive energy island within the Arsenal eco-district in Dijon

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    Thierry Bièvre, guest speaker at the forum ‘Osons la France’

    Thierry Bièvre, guest speaker at the forum ‘Osons la France’

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    (Français) Elithis signe la charte pour l’efficacité énergétique des bâtiments tertiaires

    (Français) Elithis signe la charte pour l’efficacité énergétique des bâtiments tertiaires

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    Positive energy housing tower within the eco-district Danube, in Strasbourg

    Positive energy housing tower within the eco-district Danube, in Strasbourg

    On Friday 12 July 2013, during a press conference in Strasbourg, Roland RIES, the Mayor of the city of Strasbourg and Thierry BIEVRE, CEO of the ELITHIS Group, presented as a world premiere the positive energy housing tower project within the eco-district Danube in Strasbourg. Press conference at 15 pm – Canal boat of the […]
    ‘Talent Campus’ Spring Edition

    ‘Talent Campus’ Spring Edition

    Thierry BIÈVRE, CEO of the Elithis group, is the sponsor of the 2013 “Talent Campus” spring edition from 15 to 19 April. “Talent Campus’ is a French program selected by the French government to support future investment policies for ‘Innovative Training’. The project is the result of a partnership between the University of Burgundy, the […]
    Well Building 2050

    Well Building 2050

    After deliberation, the jury of Well Building 2050, international design contest for urban Housing in 2050 on the ‘La Défense Seine-Arche’ district, awarded the 22 600€ prize to Archi’nnove. The 3 other winners, respectively second, third and fourth are Madan (South Korea), Holy Freak (Slovenia) and Cityzens (Tunisia). Each team brought home a 3 700€ […]
    Elithis grows at international level

    Elithis grows at international level

    Elithis, consulting and engineering group, among the French leaders in energy saving, began to expand in international markets in Switzerland, leading country in environmental policy, quality science education, productivity and economy. The Elithis Group invested up to 75% in Energie Concept and Rigot+Rieben companies. Those two transactions, concluded at the end of the year 2012, […]
    The tram of science

    The tram of science

    Elithis participated to the tram of science on October 12th 2012 in order to give the opportunity the cityzens of Dijon to discover the Elithis Tower from the inside. As a scientific laboratory, the Elithis Tower has already welcome more than 10 000 visitors: building professionals, elected representatives, students, researchers and teachers, journalist and also […]
    Energy Performance Meetings – October 10th 2012

    Energy Performance Meetings – October 10th 2012

    Thierry BIEVRE, CEO of the Elithis group, participated as a speaker to the 6th Energy Performance Meetings in Paris on October 10th 2012. Mr BIEVRE was invited as a witness on the Positive Energy Buildings area. Organized by the Moniteur group and the French Agency for the Environment and Energy Management (ADEME), this event focused […]
    University Degree in Energy Performance Management

    University Degree in Energy Performance Management

    In partnership with the University of Burgundy, Elithis launches the first state diploma acknowledging the career of Energy Performance Manager. This degree officially proclaimed early this year will be provided by the ESIREM – Higher School of Engineers in Materials, IT and Electronics of Dijon – and Quintellia, the Training Centre of the Elithis Group. […]
    Open Brunch CBRE – 5 July 2012

    Open Brunch CBRE – 5 July 2012

      Thierry Bièvre, CEO of Elithis Group will be speaking at an open brunch organized on the 5th July by CBRE, the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm. Upon an invitation by Maurice Gauchot, President of CBRE, Thierry Bièvre will share his expertise about the following topics: The feedbacks that help to break down […]
    RIO+20, Sober Rehabilitation: Le Beauvaisis, an example to follow

    RIO+20, Sober Rehabilitation: Le Beauvaisis, an example to follow

    During the international event RIO+20, United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, Sustainable Solutions TV realized a report on the building “Le Beauvaisis – B28”, first renovation building BBC in Ile de France. It illustrated the globalization of energy performance for new and renovated building. Icade, project manager, wished for Bénefficience to take part in the […]
    Discovery of Innovation, of Trades and Companies in Burgundy

    Discovery of Innovation, of Trades and Companies in Burgundy

    The Hippolyte Fontaine High School in Dijon took part in a contest entitled: ‘Discovery of Innovation, of Trades and Companies in Burgundy ‘with a project carried out in partnership with Elithis Group.    On Thursday 24th May 2012, a team of students from 1ère STI2D (Technologies and sciences of the industry and sustainable development) were […]
    Signature of a partnership agreement between Elithis and the Education Office of Dijon

    Signature of a partnership agreement between Elithis and the Education Office of Dijon

    Within the scope of setting up a partnership agreement between Elithis and the Education Office of Dijon, an event to celebrate the official signature between Thierry BIEVRE and the Chief Education Officer, Cyril NOURISSAT, took place on Thursday 22nd March 2012 at the Tour Elithis. The purpose of the agreement is to make available to […]
    Film Polytechnicum Burgundy Franche-Comté

    Film Polytechnicum Burgundy Franche-Comté

    The Tour Elithis was the location for shooting the new film advertising the managing engineers school Polytechnicum Burgundy / Franche-Comté.   This film has been showing in movie theatres in Burgundy / Franche-Comté since December 2011. www.operationmoka.com www.polytechnicum-bfc.com
    ‘Emission de Solutions’ An eco-designed Office Tower

    ‘Emission de Solutions’ An eco-designed Office Tower

    Elithis took part in the TV programme ‘Emission de Solutions’ sponsored by the MACIF and broadcast on France2 last 25th November.  The programme attempts to understand how the design of the Tour Elithis provides a better quality of life to its occupiers. www.roulonspourlavenir.com/emission_de_solution.php?id_vid=254  
    Symposium “Positive energy accessible to everyone”

    Symposium “Positive energy accessible to everyone”

    On October 24th 2011 Elithis organized at the Congress Hall of Dijon a national symposium upon the topical theme of ‘Positive energy accessible to everyone’. This event gathered nearly 300 major actors of the building profession over a great debate among experts:   Jérôme Gatier, Director of the Grenelle Building Plan Alain Maugard, President of […]
    Thierry Bièvre welcomed Charles H. Rivkin, US Ambassador in France

    Thierry Bièvre welcomed Charles H. Rivkin, US Ambassador in France

    On Thursday 6th October 2011, Thierry Bièvre had the honour and the privilege of welcoming His Excellence Charles H. Rivkin, U.S. Ambassador in France during his official visit in Dijon. After a presentation of our company and our activities, the meeting continued as a matter of course with a visit round the Tour Elithis, enhancing […]

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    Parc du Millénaire 3 & 4 – 71 000 m² of HQE and BREEAM office building

    Parc du Millénaire 3 & 4 – 71 000 m² of HQE and BREEAM office building

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    Mirail University – Rehabilitation of 60 000 m²

    Mirail University – Rehabilitation of 60 000 m²

    Elithis Danube Tower – 1st positive energy housing building for all energy uses

    Elithis Danube Tower – 1st positive energy housing building for all energy uses

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    Hall 56 – Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations Headquarters

    Hall 56 – Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations Headquarters

    Cap 14 – HQE & BBC office building

    Cap 14 – HQE & BBC office building

    Alleray square – 20 000 square meters BBC Renovation

    Alleray square – 20 000 square meters BBC Renovation

    20 000 square meters BBC Renovation office building  without changing the façade (except joinery).
    Nursing Home for Dependent Senior Les Bégonias

    Nursing Home for Dependent Senior Les Bégonias

    Renovation and extension of the existing building 128 beds Energy efficiency : performance equivalent to the french BBC renovation label
    Tramway and Bus depot of the Greater Dijon

    Tramway and Bus depot of the Greater Dijon

    Design and technical project management of a photovoltaic production, within a PPP (French public-private partnership). Construction of a mixed maintenance shed for Tramways and Buses.
    Eco district Hyacinthe Vincent

    Eco district Hyacinthe Vincent

    166 BBC housings and 31 Passive housings
    Eco district Epirey, 142 BBC housings

    Eco district Epirey, 142 BBC housings

    Hospital Center of Troyes

    Hospital Center of Troyes

    Building of a hospitalization center of 431 beds. The building has 4 poles: surgery, cancer, medical clinic, vascular system.
    NANTURRA, 11 200 m² of HQE and BREEAM® office space

    NANTURRA, 11 200 m² of HQE and BREEAM® office space

    Park SILIC NANTERRE SEINE Office Building – HQE and BREEAM® Winner of the PEREN project Foundation Energy Building
    MARINE Zone, 80 housings in an eco district

    MARINE Zone, 80 housings in an eco district

    Residential area of 77 housings in an eco district HQE Certification
    Villa Camoins, Residence area of 125 BBC housings

    Villa Camoins, Residence area of 125 BBC housings

    125 housings distributed over 6 buildings Low Consumption Building, BBC-Effinergie®
    Regional House of Innovation

    Regional House of Innovation

    Office Building – Conference space, Food Service, Auditorium Objective Passive Building
    INRAP, National institute of Preventive Archaeological Researches

    INRAP, National institute of Preventive Archaeological Researches

    Mixed offices and functional units First office building certified NF (French Standard) in Burgundy First office building qualified BBC Effinergie® (Low Consumption Building) in Burgundy
    Friche de la Belle de Mai, Rehabilitation of a real estate

    Friche de la Belle de Mai, Rehabilitation of a real estate

    Offices, Workshops, Showrooms & Art Center BBC Objective Performance
    Villa Celina, 87 NF (French Standards) housings and BBC certification

    Villa Celina, 87 NF (French Standards) housings and BBC certification

    87 NF (French standard) housings and BBC label
    Essilor – BEPOS and BREEAM® offices

    Essilor – BEPOS and BREEAM® offices

    ESSILOR Innovation and Technology Center of Créteil, offices on 3800 square meters – BEPOS & VERY GOOD BREEAM®
    B28, Offices rehabilitation, BBC renovation and HQE

    B28, Offices rehabilitation, BBC renovation and HQE

    Building 028 « Le Beauvaisis » Offices rehabilitation, BBC renovation and HQE
    Coeur Capelette, BBC Office Building

    Coeur Capelette, BBC Office Building

    Coeur Capelette, Offices Building BBC
    Villa Harmonie, Residence area of 47 housings

    Villa Harmonie, Residence area of 47 housings

    Sea Museum in Biarritz

    Sea Museum in Biarritz

    PPP for the extension of the Art deco period museum
    Carré Jaude Shopping mall and car park

    Carré Jaude Shopping mall and car park

    Shopping mall on two levels and underground parking on two levels within a housing complex of 142 housings, a hotel, an office building, a cinema and a tourism residence.
    Solas, office building within a positive energy eco-district

    Solas, office building within a positive energy eco-district

    Le Lodge, office building – HQE and BBC label

    Le Lodge, office building – HQE and BBC label

    Auxerre, 3 300 m² of passive office building

    Auxerre, 3 300 m² of passive office building

    Passive building with a sober energy global management Primary energy consumption < 50 kWh ep/m2.an (French standards) Positive energy building designed with a 15% of the SHON compensation photovoltaic system that could be set up on the roof during the entire life time of the building.
    Elithis Tower, first worldwide positive energy tower

    Elithis Tower, first worldwide positive energy tower

    Elithis designed and built in 2009 the ‘Elithis Tower’, the first office building with positive energy at a standard cost in the world. Elithis remains currently the only consulting company which has a positive energy building, corresponding to the environmental standards and to real energy performance at a standard cost. This experience allowed the company’s […]