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GCC concrete firms can't afford to be reactive

GCC concrete firms can't afford to be reactive

Today’s construction market is as challenging as it is interesting for the Middle East’s concrete players. The firms that adopt proactive strategies today are most likely to thrive in the longer term
 

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A slow market is driving people-flow innovation

A slow market is driving people-flow innovation
Lower levels of demand from the residential tower sector have caused many of the Middle East’s people-flow experts to look towards novel markets – and technologies – to maintain growth
 

GCC concrete firms can't afford to be reactive

GCC concrete firms can't afford to be reactive
Today’s construction market is as challenging as it is interesting for the Middle East’s concrete players. The firms that adopt proactive strategies today are most likely to thrive in the longer term
 

Let’s make some noise about construction in Oman

Let’s make some noise about construction in Oman
Despite ongoing diversification efforts and steady progress on key projects, Oman’s construction sector has been fairly quiet of late. The time has come to make some noise!
 

MEP Recruitment outlook 2017

MEP Recruitment outlook 2017
James Mowat, international manager of Energi People, shares his insights about the MEP jobs market in the GCC for 2017
 

 

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A slow market is driving people-flow innovation

A slow market is driving people-flow innovation

Lower levels of demand from the residential tower sector have caused many of the Middle East’s people-flow experts to look towards novel markets – and technologies – to maintain growth
 

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Late payment cannot become a long-term habit

Late payment cannot become a long-term habit

UAE construction firms may continue to face challenges in the coming years but, as the market improves, it is vital that late payment is not allowed to become a long-term habit
 
 

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Virtual reality may help BIM reach full potential

Virtual reality may help BIM reach full potential

Dubai is placing much faith in the power of Building Information Modelling (BIM) to help it deliver the cities of the future, but could virtual reality be the technology that will enable BIM to deliver on it potential?
 
 

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Integrate MEP systems at the design stage

Integrate MEP systems at the design stage

Westin Doha Hotel & Spa benefitted from the integration of MEP systems at the design stage, a practice that should become standard across the industry
 
 

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AI supply: Logistics could look to AI for big data

AI supply: Logistics could look to AI for big data

Rapid growth in the logistics and supply chain segment is creating opportunities, but at the same time the talent is drying up
 
 

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The GCC’s FM sector must enable its intrapreneurs

The GCC’s FM sector must enable its intrapreneurs

Intrapreneurial leaders have the potential to revolutionise facilities management in the Gulf, but only if companies create environments in which they can thrive
 
 





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