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On October 19, the new Yves Saint Laurent Museum in Marrakech was opened to the public. This haute-couture museum was imagined by the Studio KO architects, and designed & built by the teams of BYMARO, the Moroccan subsidiary of Bouygues Construction. This inauguration, which has received international media attention, is for BYMARO, the end of an exciting journey to deliver an exclusive and high end project to one of their most discerning clients.
The first stone of the future Le Courtil retirement home in Carquefou was laid on 22 February, in the presence of Véronique Dubettier-Grenier, Mayor of Carquefou and Departmental Councillor, and Arnaud Vaujour, Director of Linkcity Grand Ouest. Let’s take a look back at some of the pictures from the day. Located in the centre of […]
Bouygues Turkmen, the Bouygues Construction subsidiary operating in Turkmenistan, opened a training centre in the building trades in October 2009, which will be available for the 7,000 local site workers (70% of whom are Turkmen nationals). 100 workers are already following training programmes. The centre offers initial professional training courses as well as continuing education […]
Take advantage of the Smart City Congress in Barcelona and discover the solutions offered by Linkcity, real estate subsidiary of Bouygues Construction, for a city that is smarter and more efficient with regard to health.
The “Nouvelle Route du Littoral” coastal road in Réunion Island is more than just a worksite; it is also a training venue. A programme has been introduced, together with the local authority and the State, to promote access to employment. Since November 2014, 15 people have been training to become geomatics engineers. The interns attend […]
The first project undertaken by Bouygues Building Canada, the Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre located in British Colombia, won four Awards of Excellence in mid-October from VRCA, the Vancouver Regional Construction Association. Within the Bird Construction joint venture, Bouygues Building Canada was awarded the Silver Prize in the category “General Contractor for a […]
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 […]