Urban projects, infrastructures, recharging stations for electric vehicles, Smart City ... The world of mobilities is changing every day and various different factors of it influence our daily lives. Introducing our series of expert testimonials on the subject. The first contribution is from Virginie Alonzi, Outlook Director at Bouygues Construction. She discusses the innovative solutions that are arising in the wake of emerging uses?
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Tuesday June 3rd, 2014
A new boat for disabled people in Bordeaux
On 23 May, thanks to the financial support of Terre Plurielle (corporate foundation of Bouygues Construction), the Bordeaux Carcans-Maubuisson sailing club in the department of Gironde unveiled a sailing boat intended for the use of disabled people, in the presence of project sponsor Stéphane Laimé (Bouygues Energies & Services), voluntary helpers from the yacht club, local […]
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Carbon-free driving with Bouygues Energies & Services! Following the installation of recharging terminals for electric vehicles in the Maine-et-Loire department of France, our subsidiary is now set to install around a thousand such terminals in the large newly-formed French region of Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées. The four-year deal is one of the most lucrative signed in France. To […]
Bouygues Construction, which is committed to sustainable development, received the France GBC Trophy for the “Environmental Reporting” construction & property sector in the “Eco-design” category. A new award for Bouygues Construction This award recognises the Group’s innovative policy with respect to environmentally designing and constructing buildings and districts. “This award recognises Bouygues Construction‘s long-standing commitment […]
Pupils at the Chengdu school complex in Montpellier, France, have just re-started school in brand new, and highly innovative, school buildings. This is the first positive energy school project for GFC Construction, the Bouygues Construction subsidiary that operates in the south-eastern quarter of France. The school complex, located in the Parc Marianne neighbourhood, is attended […]
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