M Vasanth Kumar is CEO of Qatar-based Arabian MEP Contracting.
The Middle East’s MEP community must encourage a climate of cooperative competition for the sake of the construction sector’s future
Ensuring that the client, contractor, and consultant working on a project are in sync can go a long way towards reducing delays and eliminating potential loss scenarios
The short- to mid-term future of UAE construction may be unclear, but with a healthy combination of ambition, caution, and optimism, the sector looks set to stay the course
Formal arbitration will take the front seat as Qatar and the UAE edge closer towards their project deadlines for World Cup 2022 and Expo 2020
Is Qatar being given a fair chance to defend its FIFA World Cup 2022 hosting rights?
Is Saudi Arabia asking too much of its contractors when it comes to facilitating reform?
Qatari project owners looking to achieve long-lasting legacy benefits should seriously consider taking out decennial liability insurance at the tender stage
A greater degree of honesty would benefit the Middle East’s construction sector no end