Electric mobility is good for the planet but how can we facilitate its deployment? Bouygues Energies & Services, a subsidiary of Bouygues Construction, has been studying this question with the Eco2charge programme that intends to speed the development of infrastructures for charging electric vehicles. Its objective is to offer users an optimal recharging service, whilst […]
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Thursday February 15th, 2018
Revolutionising formwork with Smart Cast
“This is the first time in 30 years I’ve seen something that will truly change the way we build”, say site workers. Designed in 2015 by Augustin Masurel, who at the time was a works superintendent with Bouygues Construction, Smart Cast represents a minor revolution in the construction industry.
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Meryem Hammoumi, sales manager at Bymaro, worked for five years as a construction engineer in Morocco and Turkmenistan. While she liked the people she worked with, she does not miss the moving around that was required. “When you want to start a family, it’s no longer so easy to be an expat.” In 2002, she […]
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Sharing information so that all players on the project have a single vision of the construction. Welcome to the BIM age! See the innovative use we make of BIM on one of our sites. Today, we are in Églantines, in Morges (Switzerland), by Losinger Marazzi.
What if Paris, a city blemished by pollution and whirring a little too fast at times, could become a green haven of peace? A utopian vision? Not necessarily. The Paris city authorities have set up a suggestion box and have asked Parisians to reinvent their city by studying tips for how to live in Paris […]
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