As part of the renovation program for the listed Montenvers site (new Public Service Delegation contract signed with the Municipality of Chamonix), we are pleased to inform you that major work has begun on the Montenvers site and will be spread over the next three years. Here are the main stages of the project :
At the end of the meeting held this Friday, June 18th, the town hall of Chamonix and its municipal council validated a new public service delegation for the Montenvers - Mer de Glace site, entrusted for a 33 years duration. to the Compagnie de la Mer de Glace*, newly created to lead the development project of this historic site while respecting its environment and exploiting it.
* : Compagnie de la Mer de Glace is 60% owned by Compagnie du Mont Blanc, 30% by Banque des Territoires and 10% by Crédit Agricole.
The entry into effect of this new contract on July 1, 2021 announces the investment program that will be carried out over the first 4 years in order to meet the many challenges of the Montenvers site :
This project is the outcome of 7 years of work between the teams of the town hall of Chamonix and the Compagnie du Mont Blanc to materialize the implementation of a touristic vision that respects and enhances the history, culture and the environment of an emblematic site, while facilitating access to the high mountains.
The main steps of the project :
We want to thank all the people who enabled the beginning of this new adventure for the Montenvers Mer de Glace site.