Bouygues Construction operates in more than 80 countries on five continents. There are so many destinations to discover, for a complete change of scenery this summer! Travel the world through our most emblematic projects and sites—without the jet lag.
The Vincennes zoo as you’ve never seen it before
Terre Plurielle: The history of an Enfant du Mekong (Child of the Mekong)
Tuesday August 11th, 2015
#ILookLikeAnEngineer: fighting against stereotypes
In certain sectors, stereotypes hold on tight! It’s true for engineering, still considered to be a male-dominated profession. Isis Wenger, a victim of prejudice, launched a campaign that went viral on Twitter to promote female engineers, whose skills should be evaluated by the same criteria as those of their male colleagues. A few months ago, […]
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After two years of work, the Incity Tower has overtaken the iconic “Crayon” or “Pencil” (The Tour de la Part-Dieu) on the Lyon skyline. The initial components of its mast now make it 169.20 metres tall and therefore the tallest tower in Lyon, visible from anywhere in the city. Another success for a local, sustainable […]
Expatriation means above all wonderful encounters. Nicolas Moreau recounts his experience of Ghana, where he settled with his family three years ago, firstly to work on the initial stage of construction of Ridge Hospital in Accra then to work on business development in the region. “Akwaaba! ” This is one of the first words you […]
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 […]
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In Trinidad & Tobago, a small archipelago in the Caribbean Sea off the coast of Venezuela, which was discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1498, Bouygues Bâtiment International has just won a major contract worth €52 million for the construction of the new National Oncology Centre. This project, which is an ambitious one for the country, is […]
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