Regional News

Demand for temporary structures is reported to have soared following the Covid-19 outbreak that has claimed more than 32,000 lives worldwide since the disease was first reported in January. Losberger De Boer.

The Egyptian National Authority for Tunnels (NAT) is seeking advisors for its two high-speed monorail projects – the 53-km-long New Administrative Capital line and 42-km-long 6th of October City line in  Cairo. The NAT had recently launched an international tender seeking advisory firms to submit their technical and financial bids.

Bahrain has announced plans to build a total of 1,705 residential units, including 1,402 apartments, within the Salman City social housing project, reported the BNA.

Nearly 90 per cent of the work has been completed on the Comprehensive Disability Complex coming up in the A’ali region of Bahrain and is due for opening later this year, reported the BNA.

Tadano, the Japan-based manufacturer of cranes, said lifting companies operating in the Europe, Middle East and Africa and Russia (EMEAR) region will experience a more streamlined sales approach that offers the full range of Tadano and Demag crane equipment from a single sales contact.