• Qiddiya to award $2.6bn contracts for mega Saudi project


    Saudi Arabia’s Qiddiya Investment Company, backed by the kingdom's sovereign wealth fund, is set to award SR10 billion ($2.66 billion) contracts this year to speed up the construction of its mega entertainment and sports project in the capital Riyadh.

  • SWPC issues RFP to bidders for two major Saudi sewage plants


    Saudi Water Partnership Company (SWPC) has announced that request for proposals has been issued to all the five qualified bidders for the development of its two key independent sewage treatment plants (ISTPs) at Buraydah and Tabuk regions of the kingdom.

  • Schneider, Cisco partner to bridge operational technology


    Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, and Cisco have formed a technology partnership designed to help drive major advances in making smart buildings the standard.

  • DP World assembles first container HBS system

    INTELLIGENT STACKING
    DP World, the Dubai-based provider of worldwide smart end-to-end supply chain logistics, has completed assembly of the world's first container High Bay Store (HBS) system at Jebel Ali Port.

  • Saudi SWCC desal plant becomes operational in record time


    Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) said its 42,500 cu m/day-capacity Al Shaqeeq Desalination Plant has become operational in record time and well ahead of schedule. Work on the project began in December and was completed in only six months.

  • China's Terminus Tech signs long-term Dubai District 2020 deal


    China-based Terminus Technologies, a leader in AI and robotics has been named Expo 2020 Dubai’s latest premier partner and has signed a long-term lease at District 2020 as part of the innovation ecosystem that will evolve after the event.

  • Amlak International launches IPO for 30pc of share capital


    Saudi Arabia-based Amlak International for Real Estate Finance today launched its initial public offering (IPO) representing 30 per cent of the company’s share capital at a share price of SR16 ($4.26) on the Saudi Stock Exchange (Tadawul).

  • Bahrain medical complex car-park work 95pc completed


    Bahrain Real Estate Investment Company (Edamah) has announced that 95 per cent of the work on the multi-storey car-park within the Salmaniya Medical Complex has been completed and is due to be inaugurated on August 1.

  • Smiths Detection wins Kuwait airport supply order


    Smiths Detection, a leading threat-detection and security-technology company, has secured a major order to supply hold-baggage screening equipment for Kuwait’s International Airport's new Terminal 2, which is currently under construction.

  • DSO in deal to boost Dubai's geospatial infrastructure


    Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis, has announced the signing of an agreement with the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) centre of Dubai Municipality to enhance the emirate's geospatial infrastructure.

  • Diriyah Gate breaks ground on $20bn Saudi heritage project


    Diriyah Gate Development Authority has broken ground on the first phase of the mega SR75 billion ($20 billion) Diriyah Gate, a mixed-use heritage project, thus marking the start of a bold new era of construction for Bujairi district in Riyadh province.

  • Saudi Electricity Company wins major ISO certifications


    Saudi Electricity Company (SEC), one of the largest utility companies in Middle East and North Africa, has been awarded key ISO certifications by Intertek for the information technology service and security management standards of the company.

Building & Construction Window


Construction News

Qiddiya to award $2.6bn contracts for mega Saudi project

Saudi Arabia’s Qiddiya Investment Company, backed by the kingdom's sovereign wealth fund, is set to award SR10 billion ($2.66 billion) contracts this year to speed up the construction of its mega entertainment and sports project in the capital Riyadh....



Digital Edition



English Arabic

















Gulf construction - July 2018


Arabian Gulf University (AGU) said the preparatory work on its multi-million-dollar King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Medical City in Bahrain is nearing completion, according to ...


Arabtec Holding, a leading construction company in the Middle East, said one of its ...


Alstom, a world leader in integrated transport systems headquartered in France, has achieved a major milestone for its ...




A whooping $1.1 trillion is to be spent on airport construction globally, according to data from the Centre for Aviation (CAPA), a leader in global aviation knowledge. The...


Al Sharq Factory Steel Industries Company (ASF), a Saudi-based structural steel fabricator, stakes claim to having contributed its services to some of the most prominent ...


UAE-based Aldes Middle East, a major provider of ventilation and air management and diffusion systems, has launched its Zone Register Terminal (ZRT) for hotel ventilation ...




With more than 20 million Hajj and Umrah pilgrims visiting Makkah and Madinah every year, the importance of these two holy cities in furthering Saudi Arabia’s Vision ...


Construction plays a crucial role in Turkey’s economic development, accounting for nearly eight to nine per cent of its GDP and employing almost two million people ...


Bentley Systems, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, has acquired London -headquartered Synchro Software, a ...




In line with its drive towards digitalisation, leading construction equipment manufacturer Dynapac is offering a new optional paving quality system known as MatManager, ...


Leading players in the real estate and property investment industry will be in Abu Dhabi, UAE, for this year’s International Real Estate and Investment Show (IREIS)....


Cashflow is the lifeblood of the construction industry” – so said a famous judge. That sounds a bit obvious but his point was that there is a real cost to the ...




The interiors of the new Jumeirah Al Sahel Resort & Spa in Bahrain – a first-of-its-kind five-star property in the kingdom – will take guests on a journey ...


Engineering Contracting Company (ECC) says it has secured a Dh310-million ($84.3 million) contract from UAE-based developer Nshama for the design and construction of UNA ...


In a bid to promote sustainable living, Dubai Properties has officially unveiled the Middle East’s largest living green wall at Dubai Wharf, located in the heart of ...




BAHRAIN • Tender No RFP20183924199680. Construction of a precast compound wall (design and build) and renovation of a guards room at Hamad Town water transmission ...


Bespoke metal ceilings and eye-catching metalwork enhance the aesthetics of the recently opened Muscat International Airport in Oman, where more than 200,000 sq m of these ...



Gulf Construction, March, 1990:Bahrain contractor Ahmed Mansoor Al A'Ali has been nominated successful contractor for ...


Tight housing stocks and a rapidly growing population is driving investment into Bahrain’s residential buildings ...


Since its establishment 27 years ago, leading Bahrain-based building and civil engineering company Cebarco has evolved from a ...





Regional Videos

prev
  • next