For almost two years, Bouygues Construction has been leveraging Open Innovation in order to increase its competitiveness. Roland Le Roux, head of the Open Innovation team in the Innovation and Sustainable Development Department, discusses the challenges involved in this initiative that allows Bouygues Construction to be one step ahead of the competition.
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Let Terre Plurielle, Bouygues Construction’s corporate foundation, take you on a journey to the Philippines and Hong Kong where it is supporting three charitable associations. See our picture presentation of these projects. France T’Boli Solidaires: schooling with respect for the local culture Our first stop is at Lac Sebu, in the south of the Philippines […]
Situated in Paris’ 18th arrondissement, the Lourcine Barracks, former Parisian military site built in 1875, will soon be transformed into a university facility. There will be a boarding house for prep-school pupils studying to gain admittance to the elite Grandes Ecoles, and a university centre. L’EPAURIF (public development agency for universities in the Ile-de-France region) […]
Bouygues Bâtiment Île-de-France, a subsidiary of Bouygues Construction, has been declared the winner of the tender for the refurbishment of the celebrated Ritz Hotel, situated in the Place Vendôme in Paris. The luxury hotel is to be totally refitted. This will encompass complete refurbishment of the decoration and renovation of the historic areas, while preserving […]
Transforming a former military fortress into a eco-community where everyone can live a pleasant life is the challenge that has been met by Bâtiment Ile-de-France, a subsidiary of Bouygues Construction, at Fort d’Issy in Issy-les-Moulineaux, just outside Paris. The neighbourhood is jointly developed by Bouygues Immobilier. After 3 years of works which involved roughly 200 […]
Construction and handover of the Trade and Industry Tower (TI Tower) were completed in April and May 2015 respectively by the Dragages Hong-Kong teams, subsidiary of Bouygues Construction. Innovation and sustainability are the core principles behind its design, in line with the “Green City” concept of the Kai Tak Development Area. The Trade and Industry […]
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After twenty years of studies and works, the Mont-Saint-Michel has finally regained its former and authentic martime character. To celebrate this major achievement, a son et lumière spectacle was organized on 16 October by the Syndicat Mixte Baie du Mont-Saint-Michel. Here is a review of the works carried out by several Bouygues Construction entities at […]