A renowned and independent technical expertise


Thanks to its multidisciplinary skills and its experience of more than 50 years in the largest projects with both public and private clients, setec tpi provides its clients with the counselling and expertise services leaned on an operational working culture. This guarantees the highest quality outcomes to technical, environmental, financial and human challenges.


Within setec tpi, renowned experts lead our teams from a very wide range of disciplines like underground infrastructures, high-rise buildings, bridges and cable-stayed dynamics, flow-structure interactions, seismic calculations, ports & marine and river infrastructures, tunnelling safety and ventilation facilities, environmental engineering, nuclear infrastructure and facilities, the pyrotechnic or the BIM.


Our experts intervene in all kind of missions: research of the cause of an accident, due diligence, bridge reinforcement, arbitration, auditing, independent expertise or innovation.


Our employees are teachers and lecturers of some of the most prestigious universities and engineering schools. They also take part in the writing of standards, scientific and technical publications, transmitting and making setec tpi’s technical excellence long lasting.


  • Michel PRE is the President of the AFTES’ Technical Committee
  • Jean-Bernard DATRY is the Vice-president of the AFGC
  • Frédéric HERVE seats at the Tunnels Operations Committee of the AIPCR – Member of the working group “Vehicle Emissions”. He is also an Expert Quality Security of road tunnels.
  • Céline MUSEUX-CASTEL seats at the AIPCR – Member of the working group “Maintenance”. She is also an Expert Quality Security of road tunnels.
  • Eric CESMAT seats at the French National Commission for the safety evaluation in Road Bridges (CNESOR)


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Tower Creek Dubaï

Viewing Tower built for EMAAR that will be the tallest tower in the world.

setec tpi, thanks to its experience in large and complex structures, was selected to support Bureau Veritas to provide the control and verification services on this project.


Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge - Turkey

Located in the narrow of the Black Sea, the third bridge over the Bosporus is a suspension bridge with a span of 1,408m and a total length f 1,968m between embankments.   The deck is 52,60m wide and 5.5m deep.


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Brest Cable Car

setec tpi is the integrated project manager for the structural civil engineering and the ancillary technical packages for this project, in charge of the coordination of the design teams as well as the interfaces between the design and construction phases.

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Brest’s Port Lock-gate n.3

The lock gate number 3 of the Brest’s Port is an exceptional structure by its nature and its dimensions.

Built on prestressed concrete, it forms part of one of the largest structures of this type in Europe. With a rectangular shape, it is 85.36m long, 17.35m wide and 18.15m high.

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