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 […]
The Beaugrenelle footbridge is raised into place
Bouygues Construction to refurbish the Ritz Paris for around 140 million euros
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Wednesday May 9th, 2012
Construction of the Paris Philharmonic Hall is progressing
Starting early this year, Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France teams have begun work on the principal element of the new Paris Philharmonic Hall – the 2,400-seat symphony concert auditorium. Construction of the basement (equipment and service rooms and car parks) is well advanced, and the walls that will envelope the auditorium are now going up. Roughly 250 […]
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The Bouygues head office at 32 Avenue Hoche, in the eighth arrondissement of Paris, was granted NF Bâtiments Tertiaires en Exploitation – Démarche HQE® certification1 in December 2009. This makes it one of the first office buildings in France to receive this certification, with 12 of the 14 targets graded ‘high performance’ or ‘very high […]
For the past few months, our site workers haven’t been the only ones working on the L2 project. Graffiti artists have been expressing their creativity on freshly dried concrete, painting large frescoes on the structures of the future bypass. Art is being created behind the walls for the benefit of all in Marseille. Currently under […]
(Français) Face à l’augmentation du nombre de seniors dans nos sociétés et à l’évolution de leur style de vie, il est nécessaire de repenser notre vision de l’habitat pour concevoir des logements qui répondent à leurs nouvelles attentes.
The 17th Bouygues Construction Challenge ended on Thursday, 28 November, with victory for a team made up of students from Audencia, Dauphine, ENPC, EPF, Esigelec and ESTP. This business competition, which is unique in the construction and public works sector, brought together 72 students over two days from around thirty schools and universities in four […]
Bouygues Construction, which is committed to sustainable development, received the France GBC Trophy for the “Environmental Reporting” construction & property sector in the “Eco-design” category. A new award for Bouygues Construction This award recognises the Group’s innovative policy with respect to environmentally designing and constructing buildings and districts. “This award recognises Bouygues Construction‘s long-standing commitment […]
The Gautrain rail link connecting South Africa’s O.R. Tambo international airport with the Sandton business district of Johannesburg was handed over yesterday. Bouygues Travaux Publics teams performed a phenomenal human and technical feat with huge passion. This section of the project will help to ensure fluid transportation during the Soccer World Cup starting on Friday, […]
This is a world first: VSL, Bouygues Construction' subsidiary, is launching LEDsPLAY®, turning cable-stayed bridges into giant 3D screens. Combining a LED stay-cable system and artistic services, VSL helps cities entertain people through the creation of an iconic must-to-see.
A brand new recording studio has opened its doors in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, specially designed for disabled adults. Named Soundbox, the fully soundproofed facility will enable disabled people to make very high quality audio recordings for media productions. The intention is to provide training for severely disabled people and help them find work opportunities. The project was […]