SOM envisages a sustainable Egyptian capital.
SOM is to masterplan a new Egyptian capital city to “welcome the world”. Nick Ames explains
Government agencies across the region are making sustainability a priority for new buildings. However, the rapid pace of change is presenting MEP consultants with a host of project management, training and skills challenges, Zoe Rawlins.
Few regions in the world have witnessed the abundance of mega projects in such a short space of time. But with clear deadlines allowing for no excuses, the challenge of managing these grand undertakings has never come with more pressure
Bahrain is keen to see stalled projects finished and private investment in new housing projects
The first green building due to open in Qatar’s Lusail City, ‘Plot 50’ is aiming for top sustainability ratings. Kim Kemp reports.
As construction efforts ramp up throughout the region, post-tensioning is proving its value in helping to deliver top-quality structures in rapid time
GCC states are forecast to continue spending big on capital projects over the next few years but is there a case for looking at new ways of procuring them?
Bahrain's Chinese-themed shopping mall development Dragon City aims to bring a unique wholesale and retail experience to the Gulf state
With two million tonnes of asphalt to lay, only the best and most reliable equipment will do for the New Orbital Highway
Could the construction sector be facing a slowdown, lead by Sharq Crossing's shelving?
Doha Metro Education City station is taking form
A pair of suspension bridges being built by Samsung C&T will become the focal points of the $50bn Lusail City project in Qatar
Architect Sumaya Dabbagh says the fabric of the kingdom's cities must be part of its future
A new LNG terminal in Jordan will provide a critical gas supply line
The three proposed museum sites are set to be the star attractions at Abu Dhabi's Saadiyat Island, but none would be able to operate without the infrastructure works delivered by NBHH and overseen by Parsons
Want to know what the flow of new construction contracts is likely to be in 2015? Ask a dewatering firm