How can lean management change the world of construction? Karine Famy, Director of Production Habitat Nord at Bouygues Bâtiment Nord-Est, explains.
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Mehdi Mahmoudysepehr: An engineer in Geomechanics and PhD student at Chaire Construction 4.0
Wednesday October 7th, 2020
User experience also counts for construction projects!
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Perhaps you weren't aware of it, but Bouygues Construction has built and renovated many universities, providing, in its own way, greater access to knowledge. Higher education's demands are rapidly evolving. In this context, the company has thought up a new way to design, build and use educational spaces that are adapted to digital learning, open to the world, and that have minimal environmental impact.
With the digital ecosystem, we are transitioning to a new paradigm that is revolutionising our economic models, our lifestyles, and our habits. What does it promise? What are its limits? As this societal revolution requires us to completely rethink building and offer new services, we have assembled a group of experts to consider how digital […]
Manhattan Loft Corporation, Bouygues UK and VSL have carried out a tall order: the construction of Manhattan Loft Gardens, one of London's highest buildings.
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Now more than ever, Bouygues Construction uses shared innovation to keep making its construction sites safer and more efficient.
Sharing information so that all the players in a project have a shared vision of the works. Welcome to the world of BIM! Every week for a month, discover one of our sites where BIM is being used in an innovative way. Today we discover the Alto Tower by Bouygues Bâtiment Ile-de-France.