The marriage of art and architecture. This is what the French Ministry of Culture is putting forward through its scheme “1 immeuble, 1 œuvre” (1 building, 1 work of art) that it launched on 16 December 2015. Thirteen players in the property business, including Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France, signed an agreement seeking to incorporate works of […]
Inauguration de l’éco-quartier Cap Azur à Roquebrune Cap-Martin
Bouygues Construction takes part in the construction of France’s longest offshore viaduct
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Thursday January 30th, 2014
The Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines Velodrome is up and running
It’s the big day for the Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines National Velodrome! Handed over in December by Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France (a subsidiary of Bouygues Construction), it is being officially inaugurated today. A truly exceptional sports facility, the Velodrome will accommodate up to 5,000 spectators. It features the world’s first 250-metre long, 8-metre wide cycle track, designed by Ralph Schuermann, one of […]
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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 […]
Bouygues Construction has begun work on a vast data centre in Pantin, in the north-eastern outskirts of Paris. The first phase of the contract is worth a total of €75 million. When completed, the building, which will provide around 11,000 m² of computer room space, will be one of the largest data centres in France. […]
Built in the port of Saint-Nazaire, Floatgen, France’s first floating wind turbine, has taken a new major step forward. The concrete foundation was floated on 23 August after a construction process which began in the autumn of 2016.
Bouygues Construction subsidiary Norpac, which has been operating in Northern France for more than 30 years, held its 4th Sustainable Construction Challenge on December 10 and 11. The event is intended for students universities and engineering, business and architecture schools in France and Belgium. The challenge consists in working on a real project involving aspects […]
The Axa Tower, the largest refurbishment site in Europe will become the First Tower on its completion in 2011. Located at the entrance to La Défense business district in Paris, one wing of the tower has been lowered considerably and another increased by 15 storeys which will bring it to a height of 231 metres. […]
The longest sea bridge in the world. After nine years of construction, the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge was officially opened today.
Operating in 80 countries, Bouygues Construction has key references on five continents due to its subsidiaries that are well-established in their countries. From Hong Kong to the United Kingdom, from Switzerland to Singapore, from Morocco to Australia, the Group has deepened its multi-local roots and strengthened its multi-cultural teams. This week, we take you to a world […]
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