The Pont de Normandie has now been connecting Le Havre and Honfleur for twenty years! We take the chance to look back at these engineering structures that are real feats of technical prowess. Viaducts or bridges, railway and coastal, every day they carry us across the obstacles that stand between us and often save us […]
Incity: a colourful new high-rise building in Lyon!
Summer trip around the world: culture & you
Innovations on construction sites
Friday August 29th, 2014
Summer trip around the world: sport and attractions
Join us this month for a summer look at our recent and previous projects. The end of the holidays is fast approaching. Don’t stress, here are a few ideas to unwind alone, or with family or friends…
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A subsidiary of Bouygues Construction, Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France is a player in the wooden construction sector. Today, it is investing in new construction methods to reduce the carbon footprint of the construction industry and develop new solutions for the cities of the future.
The Bouygues Group is gearing up for COP21. In preparation, from now until December the Bouygues Construction blog will be discussing climate solutions aimed at combating climate disruption and its effects. This week, our focus is on using wood to generate power and heat at the University of Hertfordshire campus in the United Kingdom. In […]
Improving working conditions on sites with a system combining robotics and virtual reality. This is far from a fairy tale - this research and development programme will come into effect in 2020. The aim is to train employees to pick up the right habits, via a process that is both visual and tactile.
In Trinidad & Tobago, a small archipelago in the Caribbean Sea off the coast of Venezuela, which was discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1498, Bouygues Bâtiment International has just won a major contract worth €52 million for the construction of the new National Oncology Centre. This project, which is an ambitious one for the country, is […]
On 23 May, thanks to the financial support of Terre Plurielle (corporate foundation of Bouygues Construction), the Bordeaux Carcans-Maubuisson sailing club in the department of Gironde unveiled a sailing boat intended for the use of disabled people, in the presence of project sponsor Stéphane Laimé (Bouygues Energies & Services), voluntary helpers from the yacht club, local […]
The Olympic and Paralympic Games represent a wonderful opportunity to rethink the regions through ambitious urban projects. This event associated with the Greater Paris area will enable the capital to perfect its status as a global city and accelerate the transformation of the Ile-de-France department. Spotlight on the impact of the Olympic Games on our cities and on the economic benefits derived from the magic of Olympism.
For 30 years, the charity Restos du Cœur has been singing “Aujourd’hui, on n’a plus le droit, ni d’avoir faim ni d’avoir froid…” (No longer shall anyone go hungry or be left out in the cold…). It’s to this tune that they come to the aid of those in need with an ever-increasing number of […]
The days have been getting longer over the last few weeks in France, but temperatures remain stubbornly low. In these conditions, working outside can be difficult. The cold creates health and safety risks at construction sites. Now, more than ever, prevention and vigilance are essential.