Around 700 construction sites – among them the Paris Philharmonic Hall, the Vincennes Zoo and the Ritz Hotel – were halted yesterday. The purpose of the operation organised by Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France was for all employees, temporary workers and subcontractors to focus on the topic of safety. A total of something like 11,000 people in […]
ETDE’S NEW HEAD OFFICE IS A SHOWCASE FOR ITS EXPERTISE IN SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION
(Français) BOUYGUES CONSTRUCTION VA RECONFIGURER LE STADE VELODROME DE MARSEILLE
Tuesday September 7th, 2010
BOUYGUES CONSTRUCTION JOINS WWF’S FOREST AND TRADE NETWORK
Bouygues Construction has signed a five-year partnership agreement with WWF, the environmental NGO, to become a member of its Global Forest and Trade Network. It is the first player in the French construction sector to join. The Group has pledged to increase its purchases of wood sourced from sustainably managed forests and distributed by streams […]
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The first high-speed train on the African continent runs at 160 kph and is playing a big part in a global sports event in June and July of this year. What is it? The Gautrain South Africa’s Gautrain is a rapid transit system-type rail link. The first stretch, linking the international airport to the Sandton […]
On the 12th November, Bouygues Bâtiment International officially received the diversity label, awarded by the Labour Minister, François Rebsamen. This label recognises the company’s commitment to preventing discrimination. Diversity is not an empty word at Bouygues Bâtiment International. For 40 years, the Bouygues Construction subsidiary, which now has almost 19,000 employees in 25 countries, has […]