Abu Dhabi Airports starts de-propping for MTB's roof
WORLD'S LONGEST INDOOR ARCH
Abu Dhabi Airports has started the process of de-propping the centrepiece of the building, the curved roof, which will give the impression that the structure is floating on 18 steel arches.
Deyaar, Turkish developer to explore new opportunities
Deyaar Development, a leading Dubai-based real estate development company, has signed a deal with Turkey's Aşçıoğlu Group, a prime developer known for shaping significant real estate projects in Istanbul.
Qatar construction chemicals market to grow 13pc
The construction chemicals market in Qatar is set to grow at 13 per cent in the next five years, according to a report.
Firms race to meet gas stations upgrade deadline in Saudi
Service companies in Saudi Arabia are racing to meet the January 19 deadline for the revamp of dilapidated gas stations, according to a report.
Saudi escalator market set for 7pc growth
Growing construction industry, high rise buildings and expansion of public and private infrastructure will boost Saudi Arabia’s elevators and escalators market to grow at a CAGR of 7.2 per cent during 2015-21, a report said.
Qatar's construction chemicals market to grow at 13pc
The market for construction chemicals in Qatar is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of around 13 per cent from 2015 to 2020, according to a recently released TechSci Research report.
GCC contract awards to hit $194bn this year
The value of contract awards in the GCC could reach $194 billion this year, a decline of about $2 billion from last year, said a report released ahead of The Big 5 show to be held in Dubai, UAE, in November.
RSG to deliver Dubai homes ahead of schedule
RSG International, a top real developer in the region, has announced that its premium residential project, Qasr Sabah in Dubai, UAE, valued at Dh450 million ($122.4 million) is ready for handover starting September, 86 days ahead of schedule.
Dubai RTA on track with dualisation of 12-km road
The Road and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai, UAE, has announced that the dualisation of the 12-km-long Seih Assalam Road has reached 40 per cent completion and the project is set for opening next December.
Faithful+Gould wins cost consultancy deal in Abu Dhabi
Leading regional development company Gulf Related has appointed Faithful+Gould to provide cost management services for Phase One of the $1.5-billion Al Maryah Central mixed-use development in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Hawrat Sanad Housing Project 'on track'
Bahrain is set to implement the third phase of the Hawrat Sanad projects, which includes the construction of 50 housing units, according to a report.
Turkey sees boom in hotel construction
Hotel construction in Turkey is at an all-time high with 75 projects and 12,968 new rooms in the pipeline, a new report has revealed.