Dubai, Hong Kong, Toronto… VSL has provided its expertise in the construction of skyscrapers on a global scale. A look at some breathtaking examples. Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE – 828 m high Since 2010, the Burj Khalifa has held the record for the world’s tallest skyscraper. VSL Heavy Lifting played a leading role in installing the […]
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For twenty years now Bouygues Construction has been attending MIPIM, the international real estate event, and it celebrated the anniversary in style this year, winning the award for “Best futura project” on 12 March for the City of Music on Seguin Island. A major accolade in which industry professionals recognise “the most outstanding and accomplished […]
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