Sixense Middle East: Leading the Charge in On-Site Security

At Sixense Middle East, we're committed to prioritizing on-site security. As Safety Days 2024 approaches, we're gearing up to reinforce our dedication to safety within our organization.

Expertise in Basement Condition Assessment: Mitigating Water Leakage and Infiltration

It's crucial for asset owners and building maintenance contractors to prioritize the assessment of basement conditions. At Sixense, we understand the importance of safeguarding infrastructures against water damage, and we're here to help. 
How to Maximise Value from Noise and Vibration Monitoring

Four Key ways for Environmental Managers to get more from their data

Download the FREE whitepaper

Method Cyljet

Discover Cyljet, our exclusive solution dedicated to Jet Grouting works. Jet Grouting works involve injecting a high-energy kinetic jet of cement grout to from columns of soil-cement mix. To optimize these works, our team of geophysicists has developed a non-destructive method named Cyljet.

Translating Success: Sixense’s Expertise in Metro Construction

Construction work on Porto's seventh metro line began in 2021. Commissioning is scheduled for late 2024.  🚧 🚉

Bending the River

Check out this remarkable execution with our Beyond Monitoring tool in Los Angeles! "Bending the River" is an infrastructural artwork showcasing water's social impact. Sixense Northern America ensured project success with our displacement monitoring program. Solar-powered Automatic Total Stations provided continuous monitoring data through Beyond Monitoring, ensuring near-real-time insights.

Iftar

Last month, our team came together for a heartwarming Iftar event that truly captured the spirit of Ramadan. It was wonderful to gather Menard, our sister company, at Jumeirah Beach Hotel to break our fast together and share in the blessings of this sacred month.

Ensuring Precision and Safety

Our team recently completed a project involving the construction of a ramp above an underpass on the strategic Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Street, in Qasr al Bahr, Abu Dhabi. 

Pioneering Dam Management

Dams play a crucial role in providing us with reliable and sustainable energy. However, effective monitoring is absolutely essential to ensure their safety and functionality. Over the years, as one of the leaders in dam management, Sixense has developed solutions specifically tailored for these critical structures. 

Oppio method

[Wind Power] – Helping you optimize the locations of wind turbines according to acoustic and spatial constraints. 

Quiz Night

Last week, Sixense was out! The Sixense team joined the Warehouse Restaurant at Le Meridien Hotel for a quiz night!

Football tournament

Last week, Sixense was invited to participate to the Freyssinet Middle East inter company football championship. This journey was about coming together as a team, building bonds, and creating unforgettable memories with Menard , Freyssinet Dubai Group and Reinforced Earth!

Condition Assessment

As part of our corporate mission at Sixense, we support our customers throughout the entire lifecycle of their buildings and prioritize the critical importance of assessing durability and life expectancy in the face of the UAE’s challenging environmental conditions.

Annual Party 2024

Thank you Menard Middle East for organizing a truly unforgettable New Year celebration at Mediterraneo Restaurant, Armani Hotel. Our Annual Team Event was a wonderful opportunity to honor the hard work and dedication of all our associates and to announce our 2023 Employee of the Year:

Beltway Project

[Award Winning Project - USA] – Continuous monitoring during highway improvement works in Virginia The Transform 66 Outside of the Beltway Project was recently named the Best Road, Bridge, or Tunnel Project at the 2023 P3 Awards. 🏆

Drones

At Sixense, we support asset owners with our extensive drone expertise.

Introducing UPUS® for Effortless Structural Evaluation

At Sixense, we are dedicated to innovation. Our solution, UPUS®, accurately measures loads and stresses in cable-stayed and prestressed structures.

Successful Project near Jebel Ali Area

We are excited to share details about a remarkable project our teams recently completed in the south of Dubai, close to the area of Jebel Ali.

Monitoring your Infrastructures from Space

In today’s world, managing infrastructures with precision, efficiency, and safety is crucial. Atlas InSAR, harnesses radar satellite images to create millions of measurement points, meeting your construction and maintenance needs across all the phases of your projects.

Project Management Training in France

Sixense organized a specialized training program in France. This intensive training is designed to empower our current project engineers and propel them into their next careers as project managers.

Reflection on 2023

As the end of the year approaches, we would like to take a moment to pause and reflect on our journey together in 2023. Despite a challenging environment, we’ll end the year positively, with achievements that have solidified our teams and strengthened our commitment to excellence.

Freyssinet Football Tournament 2023

Last month, colleagues from Sixense and Freyssinet came together for a sportive day.

Unlocking Opportunities in India

Ahmed Nada and Mirella Khalil had a fruitful stay in India.

We Completed the IOSH’s Training!

On the 10th and 12th of October, Ahmed Ali, conducted the third batch of Risk Assessment and IOSH Managing Safely trainings for Soletanche Freyssinet Middle East.

Empowering Tomorrow’s Infrastructures: Introducing EverSense

At Sixense, we're improving how stay-cabled and prestressed concrete structures are monitored and managed.

Kiplin Challenge

Our teams from Soletanche Freyssinet - Freyssinet, Menard, Sixense, and Nuvia embarked on the 25th of September on a 3-week exciting fitness journey, our very own Kiplin Challenge!

Pink October

Pink October is not just a month! This is why the Soletanche Freyssinet Group and Sixense ME organized a webinar on Breast Cancer Awareness on the 2nd of October in partnership with Valiant Clinic & Hospital and AES health.

ADIPEC 2023

ADIPEC 2023 - Decarbonising. Faster. Together.

Paving the way for safer mining in Egypt

Last month, Sixense signed a decisive agreement, furthering our commitment to enhance safety and efficiency within the mining operations in Egypt and its surrounding regions.

Pika

Pika: the geological monitoring solution for mines, tunnels & natural heritage

Sissterra®

Make the subsurface visible and control risks through 3D imaging. We have developed an applied #geophysics solution related to civil engineering issues in order to limit the risks associated with the subsoil called Sissterra®.

Build’ Health

Follow-up of structures state of health by vibration monitoring Sixense's Build'Health solution has been developed to meet the needs of builders, owners and managers of building

Instrumentation and Monitoring Applications for Risks and Costs Control in the Mining Sector

Our Country Manager, Ahmed Nada, and our Business Developer, Mirella Khalil, will be presenting a seminar about instrumentation and monitoring applications for risks and costs control in the mining sector in Egypt on the 21st August of 2023

Seminar Recap: United by Inspiration

Sixense recently held its highly anticipated annual seminar in Le Touquet, a picturesque coastal town in northern France. This special gathering brought together 50 Sixense executives and managers, creating a perfect environment for enriching discussions, networking opportunities, and reinforcing our commitment to excellence.

4DBloc

Introducing 4DBloc – a GNSS-based deformation monitoring sensor, providing real-time monitoring of ground surfaces and built structures.

4DShape – 3D continuous linear inclinometer

4DShape is composed of a flexible chain of high precision 3D inclinometers with integration of deformations. It is a solution allowing monitoring of millimetric movements continually and automatically in soils and on structures.

Eid Mubarak

The Sixense Middle East Team wishes you and your family a happy and blessed Eid.

Corporate Iftar 2023

Like every year during Ramadan, we love to celebrate this special period with our team.

Investing in our Employees and Quality

Sixense have been investing in well-being and expertise by using exoskeletons that help support our team onsite. These devices are lightweight (2kg), easily adjustable to all operators and tasks, and reduce the strain from work.

Structural Condition Assessment

At Sixense we understand that condition assessment is a crucial component of any project and an essential aspect of any maintenance plan for your buildings and surroundings.

Ramadan Kareem!

Sixense team would like to extend sincere wishes for a Ramadan Kareem

Regular Internal Trainings:

Yesterday, Dr. Marc Brouxel, our Business Development Director, presented a training on structural condition assessment and durability analysis to our specialized engineering team in the Middle East.

Beyond InSite

Beyond InSite is designed for project managers and contractors looking to streamline the performance of their work sites through digitalization.

EGYPS 2023 Ending

What a success! Congratulations to all who contributed to making EGYPS - Egypt Petroleum Show 2023 such a thriving moment for the industry.

Opening of EGYPS 2023 in Cairo

Today marks the opening of EGYPS 2023 in Cairo, and we are thrilled to be here! 

Beyond Asset

Exciting news for our clients! We are thrilled to present Beyond Asset, a management tool that helps you digitalize the information of all your assets.

Awards for 2022

It was a night to remember as we celebrated the end of 2022 with our annual team event at the Palazzo Versace Dubai.

Celebrating one year in Riyadh

It's hard to believe that it's already been a year since we opened Sixense Middle East's branch in Saudi Arabia!

Discover our Business Suite ‘Beyond’

At Sixense Middle East, whether you are a worksite manager or a high-level decision-maker, we have the services, expertise, and digital solutions to support you. Our teams are dedicated to helping you increase your performance through innovative, data-driven solutions.

Assessing with Crossbow Method

Our tool, crossbow, is often used to conduct asset maintenance campaigns and is one of our main tool for studying the robustness of prestressed structures.

Best Wishes for the New Year

Happy New Year to all, and we wish you a bright and prosperous 2023!

Merry Christmas!

We wish you and your family a peaceful, joyful, healthy, and merry Christmas!

Sixense ensures successful completion of tunnel excavation of Highway 401&409 Rail-Tunnels Project – Canada

Monitoring of Highway 401 and 409 Rail Tunnels project using AMTS along with Environmental, Geotechnical and Structural Instrumentation.

ISO

3 ISO certifications
9001:2015 14001:2015 45001:2018
Dubai - Abu Dhabi - KSA

Project Management Plus Training in France

At the beginning of the month, the Project Managers of all business units gathered in France to participate in a Project Management Plus training.

InSAR and Earth Observation Techniques for Infrastructure (C805)

The new CIRIA guidelines on Earth Observation and InSAR technology in civil infrastructure is now available.

Welcome to the team!

Our two last additions to the teams are talented commercial engineers, and we are excited to work with them to reveal their full potential.

Our Visit to Kuwait

Ahmed NADA and Mirella Khalil had a constructive stay in Kuwait, studying the area, meeting local actors, and understanding its challenges.

Doha Red Line, a Metro Network from Scratch

On the 19th of November, the 2022 FIFA World Cup began in Qatar. For 28 days, the best football teams will compete for a coveted trophy. It is the occasion for the Sixense team to look back on one of their key projects in Doha.

Beach Cleaning at Al Sufouh

As leaders of the entire world gathered in Egypt for COP27, we took the time to put into question our relation to the environment.

Going Out as a Team

Last night, our team gathered at McGettigan's for a relaxed quiz night altogether. It is also the occasion to welcome and get to know two new coworkers who recently joined us better.

Champions Meeting in Abu Dhabi

On the 20th of November, the Yas Marina Circuit will host the Formula 1 Etihad Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2022! A few years after its opening, Sixense was selected to support the construction of pedestrian tunnels under the race track.

Kifaf Development

We were happy to work on this ambitious project in the middle of Zabeel, one of the busiest areas of Dubai. Our teams got involved during the enabling works, then installed Sixense's classic monitoring techniques, focusing primarily on shoring walls

ADIPEC 2022 Ending

After a fantastic, inspiring, and motivating few days, ADIPEC ended on the 3rd of November. Many thanks to the French Pavillon for welcoming Sixense and its teams.

Join us at ADIPEC 2022

10 Days To Go. Sixense is proud to be part of the French Pavilion at ADIPEC 2022 representing the French know-how.

Structural Durability Assessment

At Sixense, our mission is to accompany our clients throughout the entire life cycle of their buildings, even in the most extreme conditions, which means assessing and managing the durability of structures.

The Geoscope / Beyond Monitoring platform at the ANDRA site in Bure

The Geoscope database, installed for the Data Acquisition and Management System (SAGD) of the ANDRA underground research laboratory of Bure (France), celebrates its 20th anniversary this summer.

Conducting Post-Fire Integrity Assessments

Sixense's expertise covers the analysis of all types of structures, and our teams are used to assess the condition of the largest infrastructures but also old and new buildings. Sixense is, in fact, regularly solicited for its expertise in fire investigation.

The Importance of Ensuring a High-Quality Fundamental Study

Sixense was contracted to support the construction of a residential building with 16 floors and two basements in the heart of the Riggat Al Buteen. As for any excavation in such a dense urban situation, instrumentation and monitoring were mandatory.

Expanding our Networks in Egypt

Jean-Christophe Monneret, the General Manager at Sixense Middle East, and his team had a busy summer in Cairo.

Monitoring of the structural health of the 1915Çanakkale bridge

Sixense's Monitoring division works on an extraordinary structure in the Dardanelles Strait: the 1915Çanakkale bridge, which the Turks call the "1915 Dardanelles bridge", in reference to a naval victory for Turkey. This suspension bridge has the longest central span in the world: 2,023 meters, in homage to the centenary of the foundation of the Turkish Republic.

Discover our Mine & Quarry’s expertise: Volume excavation

Volume calculations are essential in mining and quarrying. It helps calibrate equipment and teams, produce accurate reports and undergo regulatory checks. The measure is usually done by conducting on-site surveys using leveling machines or total stations. But drones are the most efficient solution available.

Hello Egypt!

We had a busy week in Cairo, meeting local authorities, consultants, contractors and independent decision-makers involved on the many exciting projects that are re-shaping the country.

Discover our Mine & Quarry’s expertise: Atlas InSAR

At every stage of your project, monitoring ground deformation and structure stability is essential to maintain the quality and safety of your operations. Therefore, we would like to introduce InSAR, our satellite monitoring solution.

Oil and Gas Networking Event in Abu Dhabi

Thanks to Sigma and Mazrui International for inviting us to an amazing Networking event in Abu Dhabi and getting the opportunity to meet interesting oil and gas players within the group.

How we can build more resilient infrastructure projects?

A sustainable infrastructure also means a more resilient one. For that matter, we asked Bunafsha Mislimshoeva, Head of International Projects Development at Resallience (our design office specialised in climate resilience), to explain more about this concept and how we can build more resilient transport infrastructure projects, in the context of an everchanging climate environment.

Discover our Mine and Quarry’s solutions

Mines and quarries are sensitive facilities where risk can impact employees and local communities. At Sixense, we believe monitoring in this industry is essential and have developed dedicated solutions based on our experience worldwide.

Discover our Mine and Quarry’s expertise: 4D Skin

As part of our Mine & Quarry serie, we would like to introduce our contactless radar technology, 4DSkin. Developed through 20 years of experimentations, it is a simple and optimal solution for large-scale, high-frequency, high-accuracy monitoring.

Nora: Automatic identification solution of acoustic events originating from your worksite

Discover our smart noise monitoring solution Novia, allowing you to automatically categorise your work site noise

Drone Solutions

Our solutions implying drones can make you save significant time and effort when managing your assets.

Partner on complex projects

Deira initiates its transition into a new chapter with its waterfront development.

Ensuring safety through the preventive maintenance of rails

Last month, we had the pleasure of attending the Roads & Traffic Expo for innovation, technology, and infrastructure hosted by Etihad Rail in Abu Dhabi. This was the occasion to demonstrate Sixense’s skill set when it comes to the monitoring and preventive maintenance of rails.

Working on our Global Expertise

In June, the commercial teams of all business units, and our solutions experts, will be gathering to spend a few days together in France.

Sixense Middle East Performs a Site Bridge Inspection & Evaluation in Bahrain

Sixense Middle East was contracted to perform a comprehensive site inspection and evaluation of the post-tension (PT) cables of 4 crucial prestressed bridges in Bahrain.

Resallience, awarded by the French Committee of the World Road Association (PIARC)

Resallience, our design office specialized in climate resilience, has won the PIARC France 2021 Award in the resilience category.

Mont Blanc: LiDAR survey of Europe’s highest peak

Sixense Mapping carried out a high density (1000 points/m²) helicopter-borne LiDAR measurement of the summit of Mont Blanc as part of a commercial scientific mission.

Heritage projects

Over the past 10 years the Sixense teams in the Middle East have accumulated a substantial amount of experience and have played a key role on many heritage projects.

ADNOC registration

Engineering, Digital and Technologies services provider for Energy, Infra and Construction projects

RTA registration

Road and maintenance department

ICV

ICV certification

Sixense awarded monitoring contract for Pattullo Bridge replacement project – Canada

Sixense awarded monitoring contract for Pattullo Bridge replacement project including three bridges and tunnel in Vancouver, Canada

Load testing on the Clémenceau Bridge in Brest

Sixense carries out the infrastructure diagnosis with tests allowing to validate the next project phase for the second line of the tramway

One unique tool to assess the vulnerability of assets

Resallience assists the Deposits Fund Caisse des Dépots Habitat

Structural monitoring of the Normandy Bridge

Sixense monitored and inspect the Normandy Bridge to estimate the health of the structure and enable the operator to guarantee its durability.

Environmental monitoring, modelling and assessment works on High Speed 2, Europe’s largest railway infrastructure project

New contract: monitoring of the construction worksite of line 18 of the Grand Paris Express

Sixense Monitoring wins a new monitoring contract on Line 18 of the Grand Paris Express

Visualise the subsurface to manage the associated risks with Sissterra

Discover Sissterra, our turnkey solution for 3D underground imaging in restricted environment

Geologic follow ups of excavation works: the Pika solution

Discover Pika, our digital solution for geologic follow ups of excavation works

Greetings from Sixense teams

All the Sixense teams wish you a happy new year in video!

Monitoring standards

Sixense takes part in writing international monitoring standards

Ile de Ré Viaduct

Ultrasonic inspection and Acoustic Monitoring of the Ile de Ré Viaduct

Sixense Mapping’s partnership with Topcon Positioning Group for Africa

Sixense Mapping’s partnership with Topcon positioning Group to expand in africa 

Instrumentation & Monitoring Services for the Ciel Tower

Sixense expertise was required for instrumentation and monitoring services at the Ciel Tower project, the highest hotel in the world, currently under construction.

Structural Deformation Monitoring of Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion Project USA

Structural deformation monitoring of Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion project using AMTS and high precision low cost GNSS.

Structural Health Monitoring of the Komárom Bridge

Design, fabricate and install a full EverSense® Structural Health Monitoring System (SHMS)

Reflectorless monitoring for Dubai’s Jebel Ali Labour City & Industrial Development

Sixense’s expertise has been requested on one of Dubai’s community development projects aiming to raise the living standards and services for labour workers with affordable housing and an innovative modern project.

Periodic inspection “on ropes” for the Zola Dam

Sixense is developing skills in areas with difficult access, including inspections of dam infrastructure.

Helimap has joined the Sixense Group

The compagny Helimap System SA that is specialised in precision helicopter-borne LIDAR mapping has joigned Sixense Group.

New CIRIA guidelines on Earth Observation and InSAR technology in civil infrastructure

A consortium led by Sixense and Imperial College London (with support from experts at Royal Holloway, Crossrail and Thames Tideway) has been selected to produce a CIRIA (Construction Industry Research and Information Association) guidance report on the application of 'Earth Observation and InSAR technology in civil infrastructure'.

2019 Soletanche Freyssinet Activity report

Discover the 2019 Activity report

Monitoring the Alaskan Way Viaduct end-of-life cycle

Providing risk management and control throughout the Alaskan Way Viaduct end-of-life cycle

SHM on the Rio-Antirrio Bridge

Le système de surveillance structurelle (SHM) est opéré par Sixense depuis plus de 17 ans

COVID-19 Update

Sixense plays its part in efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, strictly applying public authorities’ recommendations. Protecting everyone’s health and safety are our absolute priorities.

Sensitive noise issues around a wind farm in Burgundy Franche-Comté

Innergex calls in Sixense acoustics experts to work on sensitive noise issues around a wind farm in Burgundy Franche-Comté

Development phase support for wind power projects

Sixense support Nordex wind farm development projects in developing the noise component of the environmental impact assessment package

Measure the tension in the cable stays of the MOHAMMED VI bridge in Morocco

Using vibration to measure the tension in the cable stays of the MOHAMMED VI bridge in Morocco

Sixense Middle East: Leading the Charge in On-Site Security

At Sixense Middle East, we're committed to prioritizing on-site security. As Safety Days 2024 approaches, we're gearing up to reinforce our dedication to safety within our organization.

Expertise in Basement Condition Assessment: Mitigating Water Leakage and Infiltration

It's crucial for asset owners and building maintenance contractors to prioritize the assessment of basement conditions. At Sixense, we understand the importance of safeguarding infrastructures against water damage, and we're here to help. 

Iftar

Last month, our team came together for a heartwarming Iftar event that truly captured the spirit of Ramadan. It was wonderful to gather Menard, our sister company, at Jumeirah Beach Hotel to break our fast together and share in the blessings of this sacred month.

Ensuring Precision and Safety

Our team recently completed a project involving the construction of a ramp above an underpass on the strategic Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Street, in Qasr al Bahr, Abu Dhabi. 

Pioneering Dam Management

Dams play a crucial role in providing us with reliable and sustainable energy. However, effective monitoring is absolutely essential to ensure their safety and functionality. Over the years, as one of the leaders in dam management, Sixense has developed solutions specifically tailored for these critical structures. 

Quiz Night

Last week, Sixense was out! The Sixense team joined the Warehouse Restaurant at Le Meridien Hotel for a quiz night!

Football tournament

Last week, Sixense was invited to participate to the Freyssinet Middle East inter company football championship. This journey was about coming together as a team, building bonds, and creating unforgettable memories with Menard , Freyssinet Dubai Group and Reinforced Earth!

Annual Party 2024

Thank you Menard Middle East for organizing a truly unforgettable New Year celebration at Mediterraneo Restaurant, Armani Hotel. Our Annual Team Event was a wonderful opportunity to honor the hard work and dedication of all our associates and to announce our 2023 Employee of the Year:

Drones

At Sixense, we support asset owners with our extensive drone expertise.

Successful Project near Jebel Ali Area

We are excited to share details about a remarkable project our teams recently completed in the south of Dubai, close to the area of Jebel Ali.

Monitoring your Infrastructures from Space

In today’s world, managing infrastructures with precision, efficiency, and safety is crucial. Atlas InSAR, harnesses radar satellite images to create millions of measurement points, meeting your construction and maintenance needs across all the phases of your projects.

Project Management Training in France

Sixense organized a specialized training program in France. This intensive training is designed to empower our current project engineers and propel them into their next careers as project managers.

Reflection on 2023

As the end of the year approaches, we would like to take a moment to pause and reflect on our journey together in 2023. Despite a challenging environment, we’ll end the year positively, with achievements that have solidified our teams and strengthened our commitment to excellence.

Freyssinet Football Tournament 2023

Last month, colleagues from Sixense and Freyssinet came together for a sportive day.

Unlocking Opportunities in India

Ahmed Nada and Mirella Khalil had a fruitful stay in India.

We Completed the IOSH’s Training!

On the 10th and 12th of October, Ahmed Ali, conducted the third batch of Risk Assessment and IOSH Managing Safely trainings for Soletanche Freyssinet Middle East.

Empowering Tomorrow’s Infrastructures: Introducing EverSense

At Sixense, we're improving how stay-cabled and prestressed concrete structures are monitored and managed.

Kiplin Challenge

Our teams from Soletanche Freyssinet - Freyssinet, Menard, Sixense, and Nuvia embarked on the 25th of September on a 3-week exciting fitness journey, our very own Kiplin Challenge!

Pink October

Pink October is not just a month! This is why the Soletanche Freyssinet Group and Sixense ME organized a webinar on Breast Cancer Awareness on the 2nd of October in partnership with Valiant Clinic & Hospital and AES health.

ADIPEC 2023

ADIPEC 2023 - Decarbonising. Faster. Together.

Paving the way for safer mining in Egypt

Last month, Sixense signed a decisive agreement, furthering our commitment to enhance safety and efficiency within the mining operations in Egypt and its surrounding regions.

Instrumentation and Monitoring Applications for Risks and Costs Control in the Mining Sector

Our Country Manager, Ahmed Nada, and our Business Developer, Mirella Khalil, will be presenting a seminar about instrumentation and monitoring applications for risks and costs control in the mining sector in Egypt on the 21st August of 2023

Seminar Recap: United by Inspiration

Sixense recently held its highly anticipated annual seminar in Le Touquet, a picturesque coastal town in northern France. This special gathering brought together 50 Sixense executives and managers, creating a perfect environment for enriching discussions, networking opportunities, and reinforcing our commitment to excellence.

Eid Mubarak

The Sixense Middle East Team wishes you and your family a happy and blessed Eid.

Corporate Iftar 2023

Like every year during Ramadan, we love to celebrate this special period with our team.

Structural Condition Assessment

At Sixense we understand that condition assessment is a crucial component of any project and an essential aspect of any maintenance plan for your buildings and surroundings.

Ramadan Kareem!

Sixense team would like to extend sincere wishes for a Ramadan Kareem

Regular Internal Trainings:

Yesterday, Dr. Marc Brouxel, our Business Development Director, presented a training on structural condition assessment and durability analysis to our specialized engineering team in the Middle East.

Beyond InSite

Beyond InSite is designed for project managers and contractors looking to streamline the performance of their work sites through digitalization.

EGYPS 2023 Ending

What a success! Congratulations to all who contributed to making EGYPS - Egypt Petroleum Show 2023 such a thriving moment for the industry.

Opening of EGYPS 2023 in Cairo

Today marks the opening of EGYPS 2023 in Cairo, and we are thrilled to be here! 

Beyond Asset

Exciting news for our clients! We are thrilled to present Beyond Asset, a management tool that helps you digitalize the information of all your assets.

Awards for 2022

It was a night to remember as we celebrated the end of 2022 with our annual team event at the Palazzo Versace Dubai.

Celebrating one year in Riyadh

It's hard to believe that it's already been a year since we opened Sixense Middle East's branch in Saudi Arabia!

Discover our Business Suite ‘Beyond’

At Sixense Middle East, whether you are a worksite manager or a high-level decision-maker, we have the services, expertise, and digital solutions to support you. Our teams are dedicated to helping you increase your performance through innovative, data-driven solutions.

Assessing with Crossbow Method

Our tool, crossbow, is often used to conduct asset maintenance campaigns and is one of our main tool for studying the robustness of prestressed structures.

Best Wishes for the New Year

Happy New Year to all, and we wish you a bright and prosperous 2023!

Merry Christmas!

We wish you and your family a peaceful, joyful, healthy, and merry Christmas!

Project Management Plus Training in France

At the beginning of the month, the Project Managers of all business units gathered in France to participate in a Project Management Plus training.

Welcome to the team!

Our two last additions to the teams are talented commercial engineers, and we are excited to work with them to reveal their full potential.

Our Visit to Kuwait

Ahmed NADA and Mirella Khalil had a constructive stay in Kuwait, studying the area, meeting local actors, and understanding its challenges.

Doha Red Line, a Metro Network from Scratch

On the 19th of November, the 2022 FIFA World Cup began in Qatar. For 28 days, the best football teams will compete for a coveted trophy. It is the occasion for the Sixense team to look back on one of their key projects in Doha.

Beach Cleaning at Al Sufouh

As leaders of the entire world gathered in Egypt for COP27, we took the time to put into question our relation to the environment.

Going Out as a Team

Last night, our team gathered at McGettigan's for a relaxed quiz night altogether. It is also the occasion to welcome and get to know two new coworkers who recently joined us better.

Champions Meeting in Abu Dhabi

On the 20th of November, the Yas Marina Circuit will host the Formula 1 Etihad Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2022! A few years after its opening, Sixense was selected to support the construction of pedestrian tunnels under the race track.

Kifaf Development

We were happy to work on this ambitious project in the middle of Zabeel, one of the busiest areas of Dubai. Our teams got involved during the enabling works, then installed Sixense's classic monitoring techniques, focusing primarily on shoring walls

ADIPEC 2022 Ending

After a fantastic, inspiring, and motivating few days, ADIPEC ended on the 3rd of November. Many thanks to the French Pavillon for welcoming Sixense and its teams.

Join us at ADIPEC 2022

10 Days To Go. Sixense is proud to be part of the French Pavilion at ADIPEC 2022 representing the French know-how.

Structural Durability Assessment

At Sixense, our mission is to accompany our clients throughout the entire life cycle of their buildings, even in the most extreme conditions, which means assessing and managing the durability of structures.

Conducting Post-Fire Integrity Assessments

Sixense's expertise covers the analysis of all types of structures, and our teams are used to assess the condition of the largest infrastructures but also old and new buildings. Sixense is, in fact, regularly solicited for its expertise in fire investigation.

The Importance of Ensuring a High-Quality Fundamental Study

Sixense was contracted to support the construction of a residential building with 16 floors and two basements in the heart of the Riggat Al Buteen. As for any excavation in such a dense urban situation, instrumentation and monitoring were mandatory.

Expanding our Networks in Egypt

Jean-Christophe Monneret, the General Manager at Sixense Middle East, and his team had a busy summer in Cairo.

Discover our Mine & Quarry’s expertise: Volume excavation

Volume calculations are essential in mining and quarrying. It helps calibrate equipment and teams, produce accurate reports and undergo regulatory checks. The measure is usually done by conducting on-site surveys using leveling machines or total stations. But drones are the most efficient solution available.

Hello Egypt!

We had a busy week in Cairo, meeting local authorities, consultants, contractors and independent decision-makers involved on the many exciting projects that are re-shaping the country.

Discover our Mine & Quarry’s expertise: Atlas InSAR

At every stage of your project, monitoring ground deformation and structure stability is essential to maintain the quality and safety of your operations. Therefore, we would like to introduce InSAR, our satellite monitoring solution.

Oil and Gas Networking Event in Abu Dhabi

Thanks to Sigma and Mazrui International for inviting us to an amazing Networking event in Abu Dhabi and getting the opportunity to meet interesting oil and gas players within the group.

Discover our Mine and Quarry’s solutions

Mines and quarries are sensitive facilities where risk can impact employees and local communities. At Sixense, we believe monitoring in this industry is essential and have developed dedicated solutions based on our experience worldwide.

Discover our Mine and Quarry’s expertise: 4D Skin

As part of our Mine & Quarry serie, we would like to introduce our contactless radar technology, 4DSkin. Developed through 20 years of experimentations, it is a simple and optimal solution for large-scale, high-frequency, high-accuracy monitoring.

Drone Solutions

Our solutions implying drones can make you save significant time and effort when managing your assets.

Partner on complex projects

Deira initiates its transition into a new chapter with its waterfront development.

Ensuring safety through the preventive maintenance of rails

Last month, we had the pleasure of attending the Roads & Traffic Expo for innovation, technology, and infrastructure hosted by Etihad Rail in Abu Dhabi. This was the occasion to demonstrate Sixense’s skill set when it comes to the monitoring and preventive maintenance of rails.

Working on our Global Expertise

In June, the commercial teams of all business units, and our solutions experts, will be gathering to spend a few days together in France.

Sixense Middle East Performs a Site Bridge Inspection & Evaluation in Bahrain

Sixense Middle East was contracted to perform a comprehensive site inspection and evaluation of the post-tension (PT) cables of 4 crucial prestressed bridges in Bahrain.

Greetings from Sixense teams

All the Sixense teams wish you a happy new year in video!

Instrumentation & Monitoring Services for the Ciel Tower

Sixense expertise was required for instrumentation and monitoring services at the Ciel Tower project, the highest hotel in the world, currently under construction.

Reflectorless monitoring for Dubai’s Jebel Ali Labour City & Industrial Development

Sixense’s expertise has been requested on one of Dubai’s community development projects aiming to raise the living standards and services for labour workers with affordable housing and an innovative modern project.

Helimap has joined the Sixense Group

The compagny Helimap System SA that is specialised in precision helicopter-borne LIDAR mapping has joigned Sixense Group.

2019 Soletanche Freyssinet Activity report

Discover the 2019 Activity report

COVID-19 Update

Sixense plays its part in efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, strictly applying public authorities’ recommendations. Protecting everyone’s health and safety are our absolute priorities.

Method Cyljet

Discover Cyljet, our exclusive solution dedicated to Jet Grouting works. Jet Grouting works involve injecting a high-energy kinetic jet of cement grout to from columns of soil-cement mix. To optimize these works, our team of geophysicists has developed a non-destructive method named Cyljet.

Translating Success: Sixense’s Expertise in Metro Construction

Construction work on Porto's seventh metro line began in 2021. Commissioning is scheduled for late 2024.  🚧 🚉

Bending the River

Check out this remarkable execution with our Beyond Monitoring tool in Los Angeles! "Bending the River" is an infrastructural artwork showcasing water's social impact. Sixense Northern America ensured project success with our displacement monitoring program. Solar-powered Automatic Total Stations provided continuous monitoring data through Beyond Monitoring, ensuring near-real-time insights.

Oppio method

[Wind Power] – Helping you optimize the locations of wind turbines according to acoustic and spatial constraints. 

Beltway Project

[Award Winning Project - USA] – Continuous monitoring during highway improvement works in Virginia The Transform 66 Outside of the Beltway Project was recently named the Best Road, Bridge, or Tunnel Project at the 2023 P3 Awards. 🏆

Introducing UPUS® for Effortless Structural Evaluation

At Sixense, we are dedicated to innovation. Our solution, UPUS®, accurately measures loads and stresses in cable-stayed and prestressed structures.

Pika

Pika: the geological monitoring solution for mines, tunnels & natural heritage

Sissterra®

Make the subsurface visible and control risks through 3D imaging. We have developed an applied #geophysics solution related to civil engineering issues in order to limit the risks associated with the subsoil called Sissterra®.

Build’ Health

Follow-up of structures state of health by vibration monitoring Sixense's Build'Health solution has been developed to meet the needs of builders, owners and managers of building

4DBloc

Introducing 4DBloc – a GNSS-based deformation monitoring sensor, providing real-time monitoring of ground surfaces and built structures.

4DShape – 3D continuous linear inclinometer

4DShape is composed of a flexible chain of high precision 3D inclinometers with integration of deformations. It is a solution allowing monitoring of millimetric movements continually and automatically in soils and on structures.

Investing in our Employees and Quality

Sixense have been investing in well-being and expertise by using exoskeletons that help support our team onsite. These devices are lightweight (2kg), easily adjustable to all operators and tasks, and reduce the strain from work.

Sixense ensures successful completion of tunnel excavation of Highway 401&409 Rail-Tunnels Project – Canada

Monitoring of Highway 401 and 409 Rail Tunnels project using AMTS along with Environmental, Geotechnical and Structural Instrumentation.

InSAR and Earth Observation Techniques for Infrastructure (C805)

The new CIRIA guidelines on Earth Observation and InSAR technology in civil infrastructure is now available.

The Geoscope / Beyond Monitoring platform at the ANDRA site in Bure

The Geoscope database, installed for the Data Acquisition and Management System (SAGD) of the ANDRA underground research laboratory of Bure (France), celebrates its 20th anniversary this summer.

Monitoring of the structural health of the 1915Çanakkale bridge

Sixense's Monitoring division works on an extraordinary structure in the Dardanelles Strait: the 1915Çanakkale bridge, which the Turks call the "1915 Dardanelles bridge", in reference to a naval victory for Turkey. This suspension bridge has the longest central span in the world: 2,023 meters, in homage to the centenary of the foundation of the Turkish Republic.

How we can build more resilient infrastructure projects?

A sustainable infrastructure also means a more resilient one. For that matter, we asked Bunafsha Mislimshoeva, Head of International Projects Development at Resallience (our design office specialised in climate resilience), to explain more about this concept and how we can build more resilient transport infrastructure projects, in the context of an everchanging climate environment.

Nora: Automatic identification solution of acoustic events originating from your worksite

Discover our smart noise monitoring solution Novia, allowing you to automatically categorise your work site noise

Resallience, awarded by the French Committee of the World Road Association (PIARC)

Resallience, our design office specialized in climate resilience, has won the PIARC France 2021 Award in the resilience category.

Mont Blanc: LiDAR survey of Europe’s highest peak

Sixense Mapping carried out a high density (1000 points/m²) helicopter-borne LiDAR measurement of the summit of Mont Blanc as part of a commercial scientific mission.

Sixense awarded monitoring contract for Pattullo Bridge replacement project – Canada

Sixense awarded monitoring contract for Pattullo Bridge replacement project including three bridges and tunnel in Vancouver, Canada

Load testing on the Clémenceau Bridge in Brest

Sixense carries out the infrastructure diagnosis with tests allowing to validate the next project phase for the second line of the tramway

One unique tool to assess the vulnerability of assets

Resallience assists the Deposits Fund Caisse des Dépots Habitat

Structural monitoring of the Normandy Bridge

Sixense monitored and inspect the Normandy Bridge to estimate the health of the structure and enable the operator to guarantee its durability.

Environmental monitoring, modelling and assessment works on High Speed 2, Europe’s largest railway infrastructure project

New contract: monitoring of the construction worksite of line 18 of the Grand Paris Express

Sixense Monitoring wins a new monitoring contract on Line 18 of the Grand Paris Express

Visualise the subsurface to manage the associated risks with Sissterra

Discover Sissterra, our turnkey solution for 3D underground imaging in restricted environment

Geologic follow ups of excavation works: the Pika solution

Discover Pika, our digital solution for geologic follow ups of excavation works

Greetings from Sixense teams

All the Sixense teams wish you a happy new year in video!

Monitoring standards

Sixense takes part in writing international monitoring standards

Ile de Ré Viaduct

Ultrasonic inspection and Acoustic Monitoring of the Ile de Ré Viaduct

Sixense Mapping’s partnership with Topcon Positioning Group for Africa

Sixense Mapping’s partnership with Topcon positioning Group to expand in africa 

Structural Deformation Monitoring of Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion Project USA

Structural deformation monitoring of Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel Expansion project using AMTS and high precision low cost GNSS.

Structural Health Monitoring of the Komárom Bridge

Design, fabricate and install a full EverSense® Structural Health Monitoring System (SHMS)

Periodic inspection “on ropes” for the Zola Dam

Sixense is developing skills in areas with difficult access, including inspections of dam infrastructure.

Helimap has joined the Sixense Group

The compagny Helimap System SA that is specialised in precision helicopter-borne LIDAR mapping has joigned Sixense Group.

New CIRIA guidelines on Earth Observation and InSAR technology in civil infrastructure

A consortium led by Sixense and Imperial College London (with support from experts at Royal Holloway, Crossrail and Thames Tideway) has been selected to produce a CIRIA (Construction Industry Research and Information Association) guidance report on the application of 'Earth Observation and InSAR technology in civil infrastructure'.

2019 Soletanche Freyssinet Activity report

Discover the 2019 Activity report

Monitoring the Alaskan Way Viaduct end-of-life cycle

Providing risk management and control throughout the Alaskan Way Viaduct end-of-life cycle

SHM on the Rio-Antirrio Bridge

Le système de surveillance structurelle (SHM) est opéré par Sixense depuis plus de 17 ans

COVID-19 Update

Sixense plays its part in efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, strictly applying public authorities’ recommendations. Protecting everyone’s health and safety are our absolute priorities.

Sensitive noise issues around a wind farm in Burgundy Franche-Comté

Innergex calls in Sixense acoustics experts to work on sensitive noise issues around a wind farm in Burgundy Franche-Comté

Development phase support for wind power projects

Sixense support Nordex wind farm development projects in developing the noise component of the environmental impact assessment package

Measure the tension in the cable stays of the MOHAMMED VI bridge in Morocco

Using vibration to measure the tension in the cable stays of the MOHAMMED VI bridge in Morocco