Claire Mairie, a financial controller at Norpac, one of Bouygues Construction’s regional subsidiaries, was crowned women’s singles champion at the Para Table Tennis World Championships, held from October 25 to November 3 in Gwangju, South Korea. Claire is a sportswoman with a long list of achievements, including ten medals in individual and team events. She […]
Thursday March 1st, 2018
Our construction sites are adjusting to the extreme cold
The days have been getting longer over the last few weeks in France, but temperatures remain stubbornly low. In these conditions, working outside can be difficult. The cold creates health and safety risks at construction sites. Now, more than ever, prevention and vigilance are essential.
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