Starting early this year, Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France teams have begun work on the principal element of the new Paris Philharmonic Hall – the 2,400-seat symphony concert auditorium. Construction of the basement (equipment and service rooms and car parks) is well advanced, and the walls that will envelope the auditorium are now going up. Roughly 250 […]
Opening of Yves Saint Laurent Museum in Marrakech, a haute couture building
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Thursday September 21st, 2017
The new Iqaluit Airport takes off!
On 13 September 2017, the Canadian government inaugurated the new international airport of Iqaluit, located in the Nunavut territory. Explore this truly unique project, which was built in extreme weather conditions despite the logistical challenges that this polar desert poses.
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Paris and its lights. This theme about which much is written comes at a cost: electricity. Indeed, it takes a lot of electricity to preserve the capital’s incomparable glow. Now that there is a shift toward more responsible and energy-efficient cities, the Parisian Climate Plan has set an ambitious goal for the city’s energy performance […]
On July 27, after 40 months of works, the production and engineering teams of the Arélia consortium, made up of Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France and Bouygues Energies & Services, handed over the Paris Law Courts, located in the Clichy-Batignolles eco-neighbourhood to the north of the capital.
On 28 November, Yves Gabriel, Chairman and CEO of Bouygues Construction and President of the Minorange Guild Workers, presented a cheque for €24,400 to the Planète Coeur association, which is supported by Terre Plurielle, the Bouygues Construction foundation. This payment was made possible by the generosity of the Guild workers, who organised a number of […]
City 2030 is an interactive, forward-looking project – an appointment with the future. Arising from a study conducted by GDF Suez and further developed by Ideas Laboratory, it has led to the creation of four city concepts: Planet City, Castle City, Self City and Patchwork City. “These models have been constructed around two founding principles: the […]
Sophie Minerbe, heavy equipment operator at DTP Terrassement, really likes mechanics and machinery. She drove her first tractor at the age of nine, and thought for a long time she would take over the family farm. But in 2006, recruitment buses for the EPR project at Flamanville were crisscrossing her region. She put in an […]