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 […]
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Thursday April 26th, 2018
The historic thread-spinning neighbourhood aiming to weave a fabric of society
Tucked into the heart of the Lille metropolitan area, an extraordinary neighbourhood is taking shape. It’s a neighbourhood focused on its future inhabitants while honouring its past. Let’s explore this project built by Bouygues Bâtiment Nord Est, a company of Bouygues Construction.
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Terre Plurielle, the corporate foundation of Bouygues Construction, has handed over a cheque for €28,548 to the EESRHM (a specialised school and rehabilitation centre for young people with physical disabilities) to help it purchase 12 interactive whiteboards. This is supported by two Brézillon (a subsidiary of Bouygues Construction in Paris region) employees, Benoist Carceles and […]
L’hôpital ambulatoire Jim Pattison de Surrey situé en Colombie Britannique (Canada), construit et exploité pendant 30 ans par Bouygues Bâtiment International, filiale de Bouygues Construction, vient d’obtenir la certification internationale LEED®1 Gold. Réputée pour son exigence en manière environnementale, cette certification vient récompenser les efforts entrepris par les équipes de Bouygues Construction qui ont dépassé […]
The Philharmonie de Paris opened on 14 January with great fanfare. The architectural adventure is now giving way to a cultural adventure that is set to be just as spectacular. This is a good time to take a look at the cultural events, concerts and exhibitions on offer at the Philharmonie de Paris in the […]
The second largest cable-stay bridge in the world, with a 1,018-metre span, the Stonecutters Bridge crosses the Rambler canal in Hong Kong. Despite its name, the bridge is made of steel and concrete using the technique of post-tensioning. What exactly is this? Post-tensioning is a method for improving the mechanical properties of concrete by burying […]
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.
Early next year, ETDE will move into its new head office at Montigny-le-Bretonneux (78). The building, which is called Australia, will deliver exemplary performance in terms of energy consumption, and will provide ETDE with a showcase for its expertise in sustainable construction. For an investment of €50 million, the building is capable of exceptional performance […]
Bouygues Construction is inaugurating its demo for Wizom Connected, the group's smart and connected accommodation offer. The demo, which is open to both employees and clients, features full-sized examples of the equipment included in the comprehensive digital offer.