Our History


Linkcity is an established property development business founded against the background of the Bouygues Group’s long heritage in the property and construction sectors internationally.

  • 2016

    Bouygues Development becomes Linkcity

    Bouygues Development is rebranded Linkcity, reflecting its focus on creating vibrant, connected and sustainable developments.



  • University of Gloucestershire project close

    The £57m University of Gloucestershire student accommodation scheme reaches financial close.


    University of Gloucestershire Pitville Campus CGI


  • 2015

    Abbey Road’s Ice House Quarter reaches completion

    The second phase of Abbey Road’s Ice House Quarter, in London’s Barking, completes.


    looking up Abbey Road Ice House Quarter


  • Abbeville Apartments and Asda supermarket completion

    The Abbeville Apartments and Asda supermarket on London Road, Barking, complete.


  • Riverside North reaches financial close.

    Riverside North in central Bedford reaches financial close.



  • Addlestone One reaches financial close

    The Addlestone One development in the borough of Runnymede reaches financial close.


    Addlestone one regeneration


  • Hallsville Quarter phase 2 financial close

    The second phase of Hallsville Quarter in London’s Canning Town reaches financial close.


    Hallsville Quarter Phase 2


  • Hallsville Quarter phase 1 reaches completion

    The first phase of Hallsville Quarter in London’s Canning Town completes.


    Hallsville Quarter phase 1, whole view external


  • 2014

    Abbey Road’s Ice House Quarter phase 1 completes

    First phase of Abbey Road’s Ice House Quarter, in London’s Barking, completes.


    corner block Abbey Road Ice House Quarter


  • Southampton City Gateway completes

    Southampton City Gateway, a new student accommodation project completes.



  • University of Hertfordshire completes

    First phase of University of Hertfordshire completes.


    outside communal University of Hertfordshire


  • 2013

    The Meadows at the University of Essex, completes

    The Meadows, a new 648-bedroom student accommodation development for the University of Essex, completes.


    The Meadows_Essex University_-Hufton+Crow_028


  • University of Hertfordshire reaches financial close

    A new three-phase student accommodation scheme for The University of Hertfordshire reaches financial close.


    Look up people University of Hertfordshire

  • Bouygues Development and Londonewcastle establishes consortium

    Bouygues Development establishes a consortium with Londonewcastle to tender for housing regeneration projects in Westminster.



  • 2012

    Kent History and Library Centre completes

    Kent History and Library Centre, including a new community facility and 117 new homes for Maidstone, completes.



  • 2011

    Bouygues Development creates a new Build-To-Let Fund

    Bouygues Development creates a new Build-To-Let Fund with Grainger plc to invest in the Private Rented Sector.


    Grainger build-to-let London Road

  • 2010

    Dagenham Heathway, Barking, completes

    Mixed-use project incorporating an interactive library and 82 new homes at Dagenham Heathway, Barking, completes.


    Dagenham Heathway, Barking, inside lounge


  • 2008

    Bouygues Development is formed

    Bouygues Development is formed.


  • 1997

    Bouygues arrive in the UK

    Bouygues enters the UK construction market.



  • 1952

    Francis Bouygues founds Enterprise Francis Bouygues

    Francis Bouygues founds Enterprise Francis Bouygues, a Paris-based company specialising in industrial works and construction. He sets up design and methods departments and applies industrialisation principles.