Pau have announced that Springbok front-row Lourens Adriaanse will join them from the 2017/18 season on a three-year deal.
The 29-year-old, who has represented his country in six Tests, joins Pau from Super Rugby franchise the Sharks where he has played since 2014.
Pau made the announcement of Adriaanse signing on their official Twitter page.
? ? Le pilier droit international Sud-Africain Lourens Adriaanse devient la 8e recrue officielle de la Section.
— Section Paloise (@SectionPaloise) April 18, 2017
Adriaanse is Pau's eighth new signing and he follows Thomas Domingo, Laurent Bouchet of Grenoble, Martin Puech of Colomiers, Benson Stanley of Clermont, Florian Nicot of Colomiers, Frank Halai of Wasps and Dave Foley of Munster.