On 28 November, Yves Gabriel, Chairman and CEO of Bouygues Construction and President of the Minorange Guild Workers, presented a cheque for €24,400 to the Planète Coeur association, which is supported by Terre Plurielle, the Bouygues Construction foundation. This payment was made possible by the generosity of the Guild workers, who organised a number of […]
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Launch of works on the French National Archives at Pierrefitte-sur-Seine
Innovations on construction sites
Wednesday September 16th, 2009
Barrage de Venette : les fondations de la première passe coulées
Démarrées au cours de l’été, les fondations (650 m3) de la première passe du barrage de Venette dans l’Oise (il en compte 2) devraient s’achever à la fin cette année. Réalisées par l’entreprise Quille (groupe Bouygues Construction), elles doivent même être terminées avant novembre prochain, période de crues hivernales oblige. “C’est la principale contrainte que […]
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Renovation of the Carnavalet museum – History of Paris: one of the greatest cultural construction sites of Paris
This is the oldest museum in Paris, and also the biggest culturally significant construction project currently under way. The Carnavalet museum – History of Paris will reopen in late 2019-early 2020 after major renovations, some of which are being performed by Ouvrages Publics (Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France, a subsidiary of Bouygues Construction). Worksite visit.
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After three years of construction work, Toulouse is proud to finally unveil its brand new hospital. The 28,000 m² building will house the A&E, Intensive Care and Medical units, known as “URM” collectively. Together with the Pierre Paul Riquet Hospital, it will form the nerve centre of the Toulouse Teaching Hospital. The structure will contain […]
Picture Anne-Claude BARBIER Following three years of extension and refurbishment works, the Villeneuve-Saint-Georges hospital (in the south-eastern suburbs of Paris) now boasts a Mother-and-Child Unit, a new 22,000 m² building fitted with state-of-the-art technological and medical equipment. It will house the gynaecology, obstetrics and paediatrics departments, which previously were spread over different buildings. It has […]
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In 2011, the Handisup Haute Normandie disability charity supported by the Terre Plurielle foundation created the Simon project named after the first student with Asperger’s helped by the charity. The only initiative of its kind in France, it aims to help students with high-functioning autism or Asperger’s syndrome into employment. We spoke to Simon Beck, […]