Worldwide, about 600,000 cranes are used for construction works. They are essential for numerous construction sites. Some measure up to 200 metres in height and can lift loads of 500 tonnes. Currently, a Bouygues Construction R&D project, headed by Bouygues Construction Matériel, aims to allow remote control of cranes with video assistance, using augmented reality and even some automation. What is the purpose of this ambitious system, and what does it change for workers on the sites ? Answers with Julien Meyer, manager at the lifting division at Bouygues Construction Matériel at Île-de-France.
Tuesday May 31st, 2016
Bouygues Construction is about to start a new construction in Singapore: two 140-metre housing tower blocks located on Clementi Avenue. A new reference work which illustrates the Group’s dynamic growth in the region. Nicolas Borit, Bouygues Bâtiment International Deputy CEO in charge of Asia-Pacific, said: “The experience acquired in this market and the construction system […]
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