The Queen Charlotte Islands, 500 miles to the north-west of Vancouver, off the southern coasts of Alaska. It is on this archipelago with a total population of 4,500, slightly larger than Cyprus, that Bouygues Building Canada, a Bouygues Construction subsidiary, has just finalized a contract for the design and construction of a 5,000 m² rural hospital. […]
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Bouygues Construction to refurbish the Ritz Paris for around 140 million euros
Bouygues Bâtiment Île-de-France, a subsidiary of Bouygues Construction, has been declared the winner of the tender for the refurbishment of the celebrated Ritz Hotel, situated in the Place Vendôme in Paris. The luxury hotel is to be totally refitted. This will encompass complete refurbishment of the decoration and renovation of the historic areas, while preserving […]
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The "Les Faubourgs d’Anfa" real-estate programme in Casablanca, designed and delivered by BYMARO (Bouygues Bâtiment International's Moroccan subsidiary), will be handed over this summer. This project, which is part of our plan to develop our long-term entities, helps the Group position itself as a key player on the major urban projects market.
The Liantang tunnelling project entered a new chapter on 1st March with the breakthrough of the southbound tube’s Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) section by Hong Kong’s largest dual-mode Earth Pressure Balanced (EPB) TBM. A milestone in this major project for Chinese regional planning.
Although some stereotypes may linger, others are losing ground. Who says building and civil works is no career for a woman? The “Awards for Women in Building and Civil Works”, organised by Le Moniteur on 16 December, of which Bouygues Construction was a partner, demonstrated that there are already women in construction companies and the […]
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 […]
On the construction site of The River in Bangkok, a residential complex consisting of two high-rise towers of 73 and 43 floors respectively, teams from Bouygues-Thai have raised the largest slip formwork ever produced by Bouygues Construction to the summit of the taller tower, which stands over 231 metres tall. The formwork used for this […]
On the 18 July, Queen Elizabeth II officially declared the Tyne Tunnel open, in the presence of Martin Bouygues, Chairman and CEO of the Bouygues group. Accompanied by Prince Philip, the Queen gave a speech in which she congratulated all those who had taken part in the project and underlined the benefits for inhabitants who […]
One month and a half after the start of the COP21, Bouygues Construction presented its carbon-free uses and technologies during World Efficiency Show on 13-15 October. Read on for an in-depth look back at the event! “Take a big step forward for the planet”— that was the slogan of the World Efficiency Show, which focused on […]