A knitted structure capable of supporting five tonnes of concrete? This is the insane project of the inventors behind Knitted Concrete technology.
Solar thermal energy: a world first in France
Interview of the month: Franck Moine
Tuesday March 5th, 2019
Robotics and virtual reality used for health and safety
Improving working conditions on sites with a system combining robotics and virtual reality. This is far from a fairy tale – this research and development programme will come into effect in 2020. The aim is to train employees to pick up the right habits, via a process that is both visual and tactile.
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Christophe Lienard, Group Director of Innovation at Bouygues SA, introduces us to E-Lab, digital innovation centre and player in transformation.
(Français) Arkéa Arena (anciennement Bordeaux Métropole Arena) ouvre ses portes, retour en images sur un projet emblématique de la région bordelaise.
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