Created in 1952, Bouygues is a diversified French industrial group. Present in over 90 countries, it employs more than 115 000 staff and generates over 33 billion EUR turnover. Its businesses are construction, telecoms and media. Bouygues is also the principal shareholder of Alstom. Across more than 70 countries, some 92,800 Alstom staff apply their expertise in 3 areas of activity: Power, Transport and Grid. With a stable shareholder base, a strong and original business culture, a market position that offers long term development potential and a very healthy financial structure, Bouygues has recorded solid performance figures over the last ten years.
Since the creation of the Bouygues Group in 1952, its basic activity is construction. Bouygues Construction, responsible for this sector, is one of the world leaders in the construction industry. BYCN operates in over 80 countries, where it deals with the design, construction and management of buildings in the fields of construction, industry and infrastructure. Thanks to the presence on five continents, the Group’s knowledge and experience are recognized at all stages of implementation: from financing, through design, construction and operation, to service and maintenance.
Bouygues Contruction focuses on four main sectors of the construction market:
CONSTRUCTION – housing, education facilities, hospitals, hotels, office & commecial buildings, stadiums, airports
ENERGY – power networks, street lightning, digital networks, electrical & mechanical engineering, HVAC
CONCESSION – management of transport infrastructure, sports facilities, etc.
INFRASTRUCTURE – roads & motorways, tram lines, metro, port & railway infrastructure
In 2017 the company achieved a turnover of EUR 11.7 billion and employed over 47 000 employees on five continents.