White Night – Bridge the gap between the 28th and 29th of january 2006


We are pleased to invite you to the installation on the night of 28th/29th January of the central part, the 106 metre long lentille – of the future Simone de Beauvoir footbridge across the Seine in Paris.

Tentative plan

23h30 Operation begins: river traffic is halted
23h30-02h30 The barge transporting the “lentille” moves to the middle of the river and is secured
02h30-05h00 Installation and adjustment of the lifting equipment
05h00-07h00 Lifting
07h00-10h00 Adjustment and fixing of the “lentille”