The 2013 Rod Stephens Trophy was awarded to Jean-Pierre Dick by the Cruising Club of America! It rewards his “Outstanding Seamanship for his completion of the Vendée Globe 2012-2013 after sailing without a keel for the last 2,650 miles of the solo non-stop around-the-world race,” aboard the Virbac-Paprec 3.
This international reward can now be added to Jean-Pierre Dick’s long list of trophies. He will be there to receive it on Wednesday, May 21st 2014, at the New-York Yacht Club in Manhattan.
“It is an honour to receives this trophy and be rewarded by my peers. This also demonstrates the international success of the Vendée-Globe.”
More information at www.jpdick.com
January 21, 2014
PAPREC GROUP, A COMPANY THAT CONTRIBUTES TO GROWTHOn Tuesday March 21st 2014, the French magazine “L’Opinion” and iTélé published a 12 page supplement on the “100 companies contributing to economical growth”.
On this occasion, the general manager of Paprec, Sébastien Petithuguenin, was interviewed by iTélé.
Sébastien Petithuguenin’s interview on iTélé:
January 06, 2014
CLAUDE SOLARZ, A HIGHER VISIONARYOn Saturday December 14th, Paprec Vice-President Claude Solarz participated in the Visionary’s Festival at Meribel, speaking at a round-table on the theme: “The Future of Our Planet”.
With him was Maximilien Rouer, the instigator of the idea of positive economy, and Didier Perreol, founder of Ekibio (a foundation dealing with ecological emergency).
January 02, 2014
PAPREC WINS THE AÉROVILLE CONTRACTPaprec IDF Nord has won the waste management contract for the new shopping mall in Aéroville, in the north of Paris, next to the Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport.
This is major project will be the largest mall to open in the Ile-de-France in the last 20 years, since the opening of the Val d’Europe, East of Paris.