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New mosque inaugurated in Dubai

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 09:00

Video: Can Dubai be a 3D printed construction hub?

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 07:00
Fahmi Al-Shawwa, CEO of UAE-based Immensa Technology Labs, is optimistic about Dubai's prospects in the 3D printed construction sector, he tells ConstructionWeekOnline

Video: Construction progress at Emaar's Dubai Creek Harbour

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 17:00
Structural work is currently underway for the $1bn-worth supertall in Dubai, a video recently uploaded by Emaar Properties shows

Liebherr introduces adaptive lighting on XPower wheel loaders

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:59
Liebherr adaptive lighting system uses LED light sensors to react to the glare and shade typically caused by the raising and lowering of the front equipment wheel loaders during night time operation

Oman granted land plots down by 14% in 2016

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:00
Even as the number of planned land plots in Oman increased by 29% over 2015, granted land plots reduced by 6,026 in 2016, official data showed

UAE to develop radioactive waste management policy

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 14:17
Reprocessing is one of the possible long-term strategies the UAE is considering for managing spent nuclear fuel

Six tips to save energy and reduce bills

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 13:05
Christopher El Khouri from DC PRO Engineering provides six tips to reduce unnecessary energy consumption and keep bills down during the summer

Galfar Engineering wins $68m road works contract in Oman

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:56
Oman-based Galfar Engineering and Contracting Company has been awarded a contract worth $68m (OMR26.24m) for road works at Al Batinah Expressway project in the sultanate

Former JLL Saudi head to join Jabal Omar team

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:30
Jamil Ghaznawi confirmed that he will take over as the chief commercial officer of the Hajj- and Umrah-focused development firm this September

ECC awarded joint-venture project with McLaren Construction

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:18
Engineering Contracting Company LLC (ECC) has been awarded a multi-storey carpark project near Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), in a joint-venture project with McLaren Construction

Report: UAE buildings could be making you sick

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 10:57
The environmental quality in indoor spaces in the UAE could be making people sick, according to a recent report by WSP

Volvo CE sees sales rise by over a third in Q2 2017

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 10:33
Increasing demand in key markets helps boost Volvo CE in Q2 2017, with significant improvements in both sales and earnings, thanks to the maintenance of tight controls on costs even as volumes return

Oman’s Al Khonji Group to construct hotel in Duqm

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 09:53
Muscat-headquartered Al Khonji Real Estate and Development (Aqar) plans to build a 180-200 room, three-star category business hotel in Duqm, as part of a large mix-use development

Bahrain completes construction of new exit to Zayed Town

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 09:29
The opening of the new exit to Zayed Town will be followed by the opening of a single entrance point in mid-September this year

Three Dubai health centres to reopen in Q1 2018

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 09:00
Dubai Health Authority's centres will reopen following the completion of their respective expansion programmes, a senior official confirmed

ADM targets 21 abandoned buildings for demolition

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 09:00
The Abu Dhabi City Municipality (ADM) will soon demolish abandoned and dilapidated buildings in the city suburbs and other areas of the emirate

Louis Berger appoints new international division president

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 17:37
Global professional services firm, Louis Berger has announced the appointment of James G. Bach as the new international division president

Aesthetics to spur 3D printing in UAE construction

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 16:30
The next 12 to 24 months could see additive manufacturing gain traction in the UAE's design and architecture sectors, an expert told ConstructionWeekOnline