And what if IKEA were set to sell us not flat-packed furniture but pre-packed Smart City kits? This is just what the Swedish giant seems to be working on, if its latest announcement is anything to go by. Named SolarVille, the project designed by Space10, its in-house innovation lab, can power a community with solar energy by way of a smart microgrid using blockchain technology.
Mickaël, TBM pilot for 14 years
The Maison des femmes in Saint-Denis: a first in France
Thursday October 27th, 2016
When I grow up, I want to be a TBM pilot !
Are you passionate about geology, civil engineering and mechanics? Do you like team spirit and discipline? Then this job is made for you! …Bouygues Travaux Publics is offering the first TBM pilot training. Playing a key role in tunnel construction, a TBM pilot must have meticulous attention to detail. The project depends not just on […]
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