Realization of the Specific Site Public Transport project in Martinique


Assistance to project management



SMTCSP of Martinique and the Martinique Region decided to implement a capacitive public transport line for the agglomeration of Fort-de-France.

With a length of 13.9 km, the BHNS line will consist of 18 stations, 2 stations with Park & Ride and a maintenance center. At start, the fleet of rolling stock will consist of 14 hybrid bi-articulated vehicles, 24 m long.

The tasks include:

  • Diagnosis and audit of the project.
  • Assistance in cost control, budget monitoring, financing dossiers, in particular the Great European Project.
  • Assistance to financial engineering and legal assistance.
  • Assistance to delays management.
  • Proposal of legal and financial arrangement for carrying out studies, works and exploitation.
  • Assistance in communication activities.
  • Advice on the choice of rolling stock, intermodal stations and operating principles.
  • Technical assistance for the design and construction phases up to the commissioning of the TCSP: monitoring of project management, service providers and companies, analysis notes, technical appraisals.
  • Assistance in entrusting of the Public-Private Partnership contract for the design, construction and maintenance: drafting of the contract, consultation procedure, negotiations, and designation of the contractor.
  • Management of the PPP contract until commissioning.