The CMA CGM Group, a world leader in maritime transport and logistics, is pleased to invite you to the laying of the first stone of TANGRAM, a training and innovation center for the sustainable transport and logistics of tomorrow, the Tuesday, March 1.
9:30 a.m.: press visit in the presence of Benoit Tournebize, CMA CGM, and Laurence Muller, architect in charge of residential & hotel projects, Wilmotte & Associés Architectes.
Address: 39 avenue du Corail, 13008 Marseille
11:00 a.m.: groundbreaking ceremony in the presence of Rodolphe Saadé, Chairman and CEO of the CMA CGM Group, Jean-Baptiste Djebbari, Minister in charge of Transport, Benoît Payan, Mayor of Marseille, and Jean-Michel Wilmotte, project architect
11:30 am: inaugural gesture
12 p.m.: official photo
TANGRAM: laying the foundation stone
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at 9:15 a.m.
39 avenue du Corail, 13008 Marseille
Led by Rodolphe Saadé, the CMA CGM Group, a world leader in shipping and logistics, serves more than 420 ports worldwide on 5 continents. With a fleet of 545 ships, in 2020 the Group transported nearly 21 million TEU (Twenty-foot Equivalent) containers. With its subsidiary CEVA Logistics, a world player in logistics transporting 400,000 tons of air freight and 2.8 million tons of land freight each year, and its air freight division CMA CGM AIR CARGO, the CMA CGM Group is always innovating to offer its customers a complete and ever more efficient offer thanks to new sea, land, air and logistics solutions.
Committed to the energy transition of maritime transport and a pioneer in the use of alternative fuels, the CMA CGM Group has set itself a target of carbon neutrality by 2050. A continuous progress approach that translates into concrete results, with a 4% reduction in total CO emissions? of the Group in 2020.
Through the CMA CGM Foundation, the Group helps thousands of children every year as part of its actions in favor of education for all and equal opportunities. The CMA CGM Foundation also acts in the face of humanitarian crises requiring an emergency response by mobilizing the Group’s maritime and logistical expertise to ship humanitarian material throughout the world.
Present in 160 countries via its network of more than 400 offices and 750 warehouses, the Group employs more than 110,000 people worldwide, including 2,400 in Marseille where its head office is located.