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Middle East construction HSE schemes resist cash flow delays

Middle East construction HSE schemes resist cash flow delays

Middle Eastern builders have posted impressive site safety records so far this year, and HSE standards appear to improving by the day, even as contractors face cash flow problems


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Has Dubai’s property market finally stabilised?

Has Dubai’s property market finally stabilised?

Though reports indicate a stagnant market for Q1 2018, is Dubai property finally showing stability, or are further declines on the horizon?
 
FIDIC’s new neutrality clause will impact Middle East’s construction engineers

FIDIC’s new neutrality clause will impact Middle East’s construction engineers

What impact will FIDIC’s newly introduced requirement for engineers to act ‘neutrally’ have on the construction schemes under way in the Middle East?
 
International collaborations will benefit Middle East construction

International collaborations will benefit Middle East construction

The Middle East’s construction sector appears to be gaining an international flavour as the team begins to compile this year’s Construction Week Power 100 list
 
Transparency will drive the Middle East construction sector's success

Transparency will drive the Middle East construction sector's success

Building ethical, profitable, and sustainable companies is a long process, and one with its share of challenges, but being open about how we do business will help the process along
 

 

Prefab can ease time and quality challenges for the GCC's contractors

Prefab can ease time and quality challenges for the GCC's contractors

With pressure mounting to build faster, better, and cheaper, prefabrication presents an opportunity to boost efficiency while at the same time cutting costs
 
GCC construction leaders must learn from the UAE's real estate JVs

GCC construction leaders must learn from the UAE's real estate JVs

The recent JVs formed by Aldar Properties and Emaar Properties, as well as Shurooq and Nakheel, indicate that a paradigm shift is under way in the UAE’s real estate sector
 
Skyscraper construction is lifting the Middle East’s elevator market

Skyscraper construction is lifting the Middle East’s elevator market

Skyscraper construction is one of the key factors impacting – and benefitting – the Middle East’s people-flow management firms, but in no way is it the only driver of growth in the sector
 
How science and tech solutions are transforming the flooring industry

How science and tech solutions are transforming the flooring industry

Vik Vithlani, sales director, MENA (Middle East & North Africa), Flooring, at Sherwin-Williams Protective & Marine Coatings EMEAI, examines how science and technology is changing the flooring industry
 
Proposed updates to GTPL will benefit Saudi's construction sector

Proposed updates to GTPL will benefit Saudi's construction sector

Haroon Niazi, partner in the Middle East at HKA, explains how proposed changes to Government Tenders and Procurement Law will impact procurement in the kingdom
 
Construction sector must adapt to the age of the 'gigaproject'

Construction sector must adapt to the age of the 'gigaproject'

Guy Barlow, global commercial director, Connected Cost, ‎at Aconex talks about the growing prominence of the ‘gigaproject’ in today's construction industry
 
PM Modi’s visit highlights India's prospects for Middle East construction

PM Modi’s visit highlights India's prospects for Middle East construction

Prime Minister Modi’s tour of the Middle East highlights a renewed appreciation of the Indian economy, but can regional construction leaders capitalise on the opportunities?
 
The GCC's PPP schemes can help to avoid order book declines in 2018

The GCC's PPP schemes can help to avoid order book declines in 2018

It may be reasonable for Gulf construction leaders to expect order book declines in 2018, but the opportunities offered by the region’s expanding PPP network cannot be ignored
 
GCC contractors must learn from Carillion's mistakes

GCC contractors must learn from Carillion's mistakes

Once a leading light of the global construction market, Carillion has formally folded its operations. For the Gulf’s contractors, the Carillion story should serve as a caution
 
The new year has brought new goals for Middle East construction

The new year has brought new goals for Middle East construction

Changes are afoot throughout the Middle East’s construction industry as the new year brings with it new goals and resources, as well as challenges
 
Building up to 2018: Trends to look for in the building industry

Building up to 2018: Trends to look for in the building industry

Saeed Al Abbar, managing director at AESG shares his insight on the building trends the construction industry should look out for in 2018
 



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