• ICD Brookfield Place picks Facilio to deliver operational intelligence


    Facilio, a leading AI-driven property operations platform, has announced that it has been chosen by ICD Brookfield Place (ICDBP) to optimise building performance and deliver real-time operational intelligence.

  • Abu Dhabi ITC to implement Traffic Detour rules from Oct 1


    The Integrated Transport Centre (ITC) of the Department of Municipalities and Transport in Abu Dhabi has announced that it will start the implementation of the Traffic Detour Executive Regulations in the UAE capital on October 1.

  • Gradiant acquires Malaysian water engineering firm Sigma


    Gradiant, an end-to-end water solutions provider, has acquired Malaysia-based Sigma Water Engineering as part of its South East Asia growth strategy. It will help the group provide support to its project achievements in Singapore, Vietnam and Indonesia.

  • Hill named project manager for Egypt monorail project


    Hill International has been awarded a contract to provide project management services for the New Administrative Capital City and 6th of October City monorail project in Egypt. On completion, the 98.5-km-line will be the world's longest monorail system.

  • Honeywell unveils web-based industrial security suite


    Global automation giant Honeywell has announced the release of Pro-Watch Integrated Security Suite, a software platform designed to help protect people and property, optimize productivity and ensure compliance with industry regulations.

  • Lootah completes work on Dubai Investment Park project


    UAE-based Lootah Real Estate Development has announced the completion of The Edge, its newest residential property comprising 103 homes at Ewan Residences, a mixed-used gated community within Dubai Investment Park (DIP).

  • Union Properties gets $400m offer for Dubai Autodrome stake


    Dubai-based Union Properties has received a AED400 million ($109 million) offer for a 40 per cent stake in its subsidiary, Dubai Autodrome, said its top official, adding the developer was in talks over sale of its existing real estate investment assets.

  • UAE has 64m sq m green building built-up area, says report


    The UAE has nearly 64 million sq m of built-up area conforming to local green building regulations of which 35.3 million sq m of projects are under Estidama Pearl Rating System in Abu Dhabi and 26.9 million sq m in Dubai, said a report.

  • Emaar Misr inks finance deal for Egyptian residential village


    Emaar Misr, a subsidiary of leading Dubai developer Emaar Properties, has signed a cooperation protocol with Tahya Misr Fund for a sustainable development scheme at Sidi Abdul Rahman village in Egypt's Matrouh Governorate.

  • Abu Dhabi transfers ENEC to ADQ’s ownership


    ADQ, one of the region’s largest holding companies with a broad portfolio of major enterprises, today announced that the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has been added to its utilities portfolio.

  • Siemens wins contract for turnkey 400kV Iraqi substation


    Siemens Energy has been awarded a contract by the Iraqi government for a turnkey 400-kilovolt (kV) substation in Ramadi city, which once completed, will cater to the cities of Fallujah, Saqlawyah, Khalediyah and the surrounding areas.

  • World's largest indoor farm to come up in Abu Dhabi

    $177m PROJECT
    A joint venture between GrowGroup IFS from Barendrecht (The Netherlands) and RainMakers Capital Investment from Abu Dhabi, UAE, will build the largest indoor farm in the world in the desert of Abu Dhabi.

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Gulf construction - November 2015


Accorhotels, a leading hotel operator, has announced the signing of a management agreement with Al Jassim Group, one of the leading diversified business groups in Qatar, to...


The Union Oasis project in Dubai, UAE, has taken a step forward with the city’s ...


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Mega real estate projects in the Northern Emirates are keeping the construction industry in good health, writes MRIDULA BHATTACHARYA. The construction sector in the ...




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A number of projects in the region have recognised the advantages of Hempel’s Strata coating, which the company says is the ultimate in eco-friendly protection system...




A number of projects in the region have recognised the advantages of Hempel’s Strata coating, which the company says is the ultimate in eco-friendly protection system...




A number of projects in the region have recognised the advantages of Hempel’s Strata coating, which the company says is the ultimate in eco-friendly protection system...


A number of projects in the region have recognised the advantages of Hempel’s Strata coating, which the company says is the ultimate in eco-friendly protection system...



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