Bob Hope tells Michael Fahy about his five-year plan to transform SSH from a local consultant into a regional outfit with global delivery skills
Aecom Oman’s David Hutton tells Yamurai Zendera why the Sultanate warrants a different business strategy from that adopted by the consultancy in other parts of the Gulf
New CEO Steve Scott believes Al Hassan Engineering needs to move up the value chain if it is to improve margins
Turner & Townsend's Middle East chief Mike Collings has managed to grow the firm’s local presence through work on major airport projects
Khansaheb Civil Engineering has reached its 80th anniversary in the local contracting market by taking a conservative approach to growth
Simon Karam has built one of Oman’s best-known construction companies and been a leading figure in promoting its contracting industry. Not bad for someone who was only meant to be in the country for two weeks. Michael Fahy reports.
While BIM is gaining traction, over enthusiasm and a lack of know-how is creating its own issues. Kim Kemp speaks to Bimtec’s Ramzi Abu Qamar
By the close of the first quarter of 2015, Cofely Besix Facility Management has managed to clinch two critical contracts, each a first for the company in the region. Ian Harfield, CEO of CBFM, delves into the success story.
Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group general manager Abdulla Al Gurg says the firm will not deviate from its low-key approach to real estate development as it builds up its UAE and UK portfolios. Yamurai Zendera reports.
Orascom Construction's demerger provides it with the chance to invest in more of its projects
The Chartered Institute of Building's first president from the Middle East wants the organisation to have a stronger presence in the region
While oil is the energy source of choice in the Middle East, Kim Kemp finds that enthusiasm plus solar power has an energy all of its own
Abu Dhabi's Estidama rating system is being extended to cover the operational performance of buildings.
Saudi contractor Al Bawani makes the most of KSA's spending boom
Driver Group's regional head David Brodie-Stedman is opening a new office in a bid to double growth over the next three years
Faizal Kottikollon is so convinced of his firm's ability to industrialise the construction process that he's building his own hospital in India to prove it