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Gulf business events, information, photos and data for Saudi, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and more. http://www.arabianindustry.com/construction/?service=rss Tue, 14 Aug 2018 03:31:48 +0400 www.arabianindustry.com https://www.arabianindustry.com Arabian Industry - Construction http://www.arabianindustry.com/construction/?service=rss 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2018 webmaster@www.arabianindustry.com (webmaster) Tue, 14 Aug 2018 03:31:48 +0400 20 Case study: QBG Facilities Management upgrades fleet for staff transportation http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/14/case-study-qbg-facilities-management-upgrades-fleet-for-staff-transportation-5963581/ The FM company reveals it has has noted a spike in client and staff satisfaction since it deployed its fleet of 130 brand-new medium and large buses across 500 locations in the UAE News | Construction Tue, 14 Aug 2018 05:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/14/case-study-qbg-facilities-management-upgrades-fleet-for-staff-transportation-5963581/ Video: The new face of retail http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/14/video-the-new-face-of-retail-5964556/ Construction Week looks at the changing face of retail in its latest episode News | Construction Tue, 14 Aug 2018 05:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/14/video-the-new-face-of-retail-5964556/ Arabtec Engineering Services wins $42m Dubai Municipality sewerage and drainage contract http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/14/arabtec-engineering-services-wins-42m-dubai-municipality-sewerage-and-drainage-contract-5964517/ Dubai Municipality awarded the subsidiary of the regional construction heavyweight a variation contract to work on sewers and drains News | Construction Tue, 14 Aug 2018 04:50:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/14/arabtec-engineering-services-wins-42m-dubai-municipality-sewerage-and-drainage-contract-5964517/ Safaqat plans to expand the UAE's solar energy capacity http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/14/safaqat-plans-to-expand-the-uaes-solar-energy-capacity-5964543/ The crowdfunded green energy platform has already fitted rooftop solar panels on 640 villas in Hatta, UAE News | Construction Tue, 14 Aug 2018 04:24:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/14/safaqat-plans-to-expand-the-uaes-solar-energy-capacity-5964543/ Work on Ras Al Khaimah's Manar Mall to end in December http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/work-on-ras-al-khaimahs-manar-mall-to-end-in-december-5963555/ Doubling the size of Manar Mall, Ras Al Khaimah&rsquo;s largest shopping centre, is no easy feat, but Al Hamra Real Estate Development says it is on track to complete the job this December News | Construction Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/work-on-ras-al-khaimahs-manar-mall-to-end-in-december-5963555/ Eshraq Properties reports net profit of $4m in H1 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/eshraq-properties-reports-net-profit-of-4m-in-h1-5964257/ The chairman of the Abu Dhabi-based real estate firm said its 2018 first half results were the best in four years News | Construction Mon, 13 Aug 2018 06:54:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/eshraq-properties-reports-net-profit-of-4m-in-h1-5964257/ Construction projects t boost Bahrain's non-oil growth http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/construction-projects-t-boost-bahrains-non-oil-growth-5964270/ Real-term expansion in Bahrain's construction sector has increased by more than 6%, which has fuelled forecasts of non-oil economic growth in the kingdom News | Construction Mon, 13 Aug 2018 05:42:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/construction-projects-t-boost-bahrains-non-oil-growth-5964270/ Egypt sees 1,400 active construction projects worth $348.2bn http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/egypt-sees-1400-active-construction-projects-worth-3482bn-5964192/ BNC Network's&nbsp;latest report &lsquo;Urban Construction in Egypt&rsquo; found the country's construction sector grew 10% in 2017 News | Construction Mon, 13 Aug 2018 05:28:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/egypt-sees-1400-active-construction-projects-worth-3482bn-5964192/ Saudi Aramco, Air Products, ACWA Power form JV to buy energy assets in Saudi http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/saudi-aramco-air-products-acwa-power-form-jv-to-buy-energy-assets-in-saudi-5964114/ The new entity will be located in&nbsp;Jazan Economic City (JEC), Saudi Arabia, and will purchase&nbsp;gasification assets, power block, and associated utilities from Aramco News | Construction Mon, 13 Aug 2018 04:34:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/13/saudi-aramco-air-products-acwa-power-form-jv-to-buy-energy-assets-in-saudi-5964114/ Abu Dhabi to open first dedicated maternity hospital in Khalifa City http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/12/abu-dhabi-to-open-first-dedicated-maternity-hospital-in-khalifa-city-5963919/ The European Maternity Hospital in the Abu Dhabi suburb is expected to open in 2021, catering solely to the healthcare of women and children News | Construction Sun, 12 Aug 2018 07:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/12/abu-dhabi-to-open-first-dedicated-maternity-hospital-in-khalifa-city-5963919/ Construction of Dubai residential building Binghatti Stars 60% complete http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/9/construction-of-dubai-residential-building-binghatti-stars-60-complete-5963425/ Structural work on Binghatti Stars is progressing at pace and the mid-rise residential tower in Dubai's first smart city development is on track for a 2018 delivery News | Construction Fri, 10 Aug 2018 02:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/9/construction-of-dubai-residential-building-binghatti-stars-60-complete-5963425/ Aurora hands over Hyati Residence in Jumeirah Village Circle http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/9/aurora-hands-over-hyati-residence-in-dubais-jvc-5963152/ Located in Dubai's Jumeirah Village Circle area, Aurora's Hyati residence is made up of a total of 122 apartments and 20 townhouses News | Construction Thu, 09 Aug 2018 04:41:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/9/aurora-hands-over-hyati-residence-in-dubais-jvc-5963152/ Emaar inks hospitality agreement with Expo 2020 Dubai http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/8/emaar-inks-hospitality-agreement-with-expo-2020-dubai-5962788/ Emaar Hospitality Group will be the expo's official hotel and hospitality partner, it can be revealed News | Construction Wed, 08 Aug 2018 06:35:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/8/emaar-inks-hospitality-agreement-with-expo-2020-dubai-5962788/ Sharjah government to build commercial and recreational centre for labourers http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/8/sharjah-government-to-build-commercial-and-recreational-centre-for-labourers-5962710/ The centre will have 88 shops, a 929sq m hypermarket, a 715sq m hospital, three cinemas, and a public park with a cricket ground and a basketball and volleyball court News | Construction Wed, 08 Aug 2018 04:41:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/8/sharjah-government-to-build-commercial-and-recreational-centre-for-labourers-5962710/ DLD expected to take further reinforcements against Schon Properties http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/dubai-contractor-says-schon-asset-seizure-tip-of-iceberg-5962528/ DLD's seizure of Schon's assets is a step in the right direction that must be taken against developers damaging Dubai's property market, Beaver Gulf's CEO said News | Construction Tue, 07 Aug 2018 08:47:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/dubai-contractor-says-schon-asset-seizure-tip-of-iceberg-5962528/ Chairman of ACWA Power Barka's board of directors resigns http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/chairman-of-acwa-power-barka-in-oman-resigns-5962450/ Mohammad Abdullah Abunayyan has resigned as chairman and board member of ACWA Power Barka in Oman News | Construction Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:34:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/chairman-of-acwa-power-barka-in-oman-resigns-5962450/ Aldar reports 11.4% decline in H1 net profit http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/abu-dhabis-aldar-reports-114-decline-in-h1-2018-net-profit-5962372/ H1 2017's higher bottom line included some &ldquo;one-off government infrastructure handovers&rdquo; and "other income&nbsp;not present in Q2 2018 results", a spokesperson told CW News | Construction Tue, 07 Aug 2018 05:36:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/abu-dhabis-aldar-reports-114-decline-in-h1-2018-net-profit-5962372/ ENEC completes hot testing of Barakah Nuclear Plant's Unit 2 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/unit-2-of-uaes-barakah-nuclear-plant-passes-heat-testing-5962268/ Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation completed hot functional testing for the UAE nuclear plant's second unit, two months after Unit 1 was completed in March News | Construction Tue, 07 Aug 2018 04:25:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/unit-2-of-uaes-barakah-nuclear-plant-passes-heat-testing-5962268/ Abu Dhabi signs PPP agreements worth $14m http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/abu-dhabi-signs-ppp-agreements-worth-14m-5962281/ Development deals to build a service station and a communinity market under a PPP model were signed by Abu Dhabi Muncipality News | Construction Tue, 07 Aug 2018 04:23:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/7/abu-dhabi-signs-ppp-agreements-worth-14m-5962281/ Saudi's Al Akaria to build new mix-use project in Riyadh http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/6/saudis-al-akaria-to-build-new-mix-use-project-in-riyadh-5961813/ The mixed-use Al Widyan project will be developed over a seven-year period, with Phase 1 expected to cost $2.7bn (SAR10bn) News | Construction Mon, 06 Aug 2018 05:11:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/6/saudis-al-akaria-to-build-new-mix-use-project-in-riyadh-5961813/ Water production at Oman's ACWA Power Barka affected by algal bloom http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/6/water-production-at-omans-acwa-power-barka-affected-by-algal-bloom-5961774/ Water production at the company's RO-1 and RO-2 Expansion plants has been impacted since the third week of July due to the force majeure situation News | Construction Mon, 06 Aug 2018 05:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/6/water-production-at-omans-acwa-power-barka-affected-by-algal-bloom-5961774/ Riyadh deal boosts Depa's revenue in H1 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/6/riyadh-deal-boosts-depas-revenue-in-h1-5961852/ Contracts wins in Saudi Arabia and the UAE for Depa Group's business units supported the firm's growth in the first half of this year News | Construction Mon, 06 Aug 2018 04:34:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/6/riyadh-deal-boosts-depas-revenue-in-h1-5961852/ Details of UAE’s biggest tunnel boring machines revealed http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/details-of-uaes-biggest-tunnel-boring-machines-revealed-5961683/ The Porr-Six Construct JV signed off on the machines in China, with the machines set to build Dubai's Deep Tunnel Storm Water System in time for Expo 2020 Dubai News | Construction Sun, 05 Aug 2018 12:47:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/details-of-uaes-biggest-tunnel-boring-machines-revealed-5961683/ Dubai's Nakheel to develop two marinas at Palm Jumeirah http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/dubais-nakheel-to-develop-two-marinas-at-palm-jumeirah-5961696/ Majestic Marine Engineering will build the new facilities, and Applied Technology and Management Inc is the project&rsquo;s consultant News | Construction Sun, 05 Aug 2018 12:18:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/dubais-nakheel-to-develop-two-marinas-at-palm-jumeirah-5961696/ Dubai Municipality updates list of allowed materials in the sustainable concrete sector http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/dubai-municipality-updates-list-of-allowed-materials-in-the-sustainable-concrete-sector-5961657/ The move follows a study by DM's Building Department that collected data from a number of concrete factories in Dubai News | Construction Sun, 05 Aug 2018 10:27:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/dubai-municipality-updates-list-of-allowed-materials-in-the-sustainable-concrete-sector-5961657/ RAK releases financial results for H1 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/rak-releases-financial-results-for-h1-5961449/ The latest UAE developer to release its H1 2018 results, RAK Properties reported a "healthy net profit" of $8m with total revenue standing at $20.3m News | Construction Sun, 05 Aug 2018 07:02:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/rak-releases-financial-results-for-h1-5961449/ Dubai Municipality launches programme to preserve Dubai heritage architecture http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/dubai-municipality-launches-programme-to-preserve-dubai-heritage-architecture-5961475/ The Modern Heritage Initiative will focus on buildings developed in the 1960s and 1970s, such as the Dubai World Trade Centre building and Clock Tower News | Construction Sun, 05 Aug 2018 06:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/dubai-municipality-launches-programme-to-preserve-dubai-heritage-architecture-5961475/ DLD expresses support for UAE-China strategic alliance http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/dld-expresses-support-for-uae-china-strategic-alliance-5961267/ In June DLD launched the Dubai Real Estate Promotion Trustee Office in China, just one month before the Chinese President's state visit to the UAE in July News | Construction Sun, 05 Aug 2018 04:18:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/5/dld-expresses-support-for-uae-china-strategic-alliance-5961267/ DLD seizes Schon Properties assets http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/dld-seizes-schon-properties-assets-5961020/ The move was designed to "secure the rights of all investors &amp; other parties", according to a statement on Thursday afternoon by DLD on social media News | Construction Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:52:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/dld-seizes-schon-properties-assets-5961020/ 10% H1 profit hike at UAE's Tabreed http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/10-h1-profit-hike-at-uaes-tabreed-5961033/ Year-on-year revenues at the UAE-based district cooling firm also increased 2% in the first six months of 2018 News | Construction Thu, 02 Aug 2018 10:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/10-h1-profit-hike-at-uaes-tabreed-5961033/ Technology "major limiting factor" in solar market growth - Aramex http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/technology-major-limiting-factor-in-solar-market-growth-aramex-5960929/ In July, Aramex partnered with IMG Solar in relation to the logistics firm's 3.2 megawatt solar photo-voltaic plant at its new facility in Dubai News | Construction Thu, 02 Aug 2018 08:28:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/technology-major-limiting-factor-in-solar-market-growth-aramex-5960929/ PPPs emerge as model-of-choice for Gulf water infra projects http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/ppps-emerge-as-model-of-choice-for-gulf-water-infra-projects-5960916/ Water infrastructure spend is steadily increasing in the Gulf, with PPPs emerging as the model-of-choice for the sector&rsquo;s developers News | Construction Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/ppps-emerge-as-model-of-choice-for-gulf-water-infra-projects-5960916/ Cavendish Maxwell adds to Project & Building consultancy http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/cavendish-maxwell-adds-to-project-building-consultancy-5960786/ Benjamin Walker will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the Project and Consultancy team at Cavendish Maxwell's Dubai office News | Construction Thu, 02 Aug 2018 04:57:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/cavendish-maxwell-adds-to-project-building-consultancy-5960786/ Parsons gets new VP for business development http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/parsons-gets-new-vp-for-business-development-5960721/ Parsons has appointed Dr. Rida Hamza as vice president for business development, critical infrastructure protection News | Construction Thu, 02 Aug 2018 04:02:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/2/parsons-gets-new-vp-for-business-development-5960721/ Saudi King visits Neom mega city for holiday http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/saudi-king-arrives-for-holiday-at-unbuilt-500bn-mega-city-5960474/ King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has opted for a staycation at the $500bn NEOM megaproject in the country's northwest region along the Red Sea News | Construction Wed, 01 Aug 2018 06:02:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/saudi-king-arrives-for-holiday-at-unbuilt-500bn-mega-city-5960474/ Saudi real estate developer Dar Al Arkan reports 892% profit hike http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/saudi-real-estate-developer-reports-892-profit-hike-5960409/ High-end property developer Dar Al Arkan's quarterly net profit rose by 892% on the back of increased real estate sales News | Construction Wed, 01 Aug 2018 05:02:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/saudi-real-estate-developer-reports-892-profit-hike-5960409/ Drones tested at Abu Dhabi construction site for engineering inspections http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/drone-trial-begins-for-abu-dhabi-engineering-inspections-5960370/ Abu Dhabi City Municipality is testing how drones can help to improve the quality and efficiency of construction monitoring and inspection News | Construction Wed, 01 Aug 2018 04:30:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/drone-trial-begins-for-abu-dhabi-engineering-inspections-5960370/ Fire breaks out Kuwait car junkyard http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/bulldozers-cranes-used-to-put-out-kuwait-junkyard-fire-5960422/ The 6,000sqm fire at Al-Naeem Junkyard was put out by seven teams that faced challenges such as site violations, high winds, and tight spaces News | Construction Wed, 01 Aug 2018 04:29:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/bulldozers-cranes-used-to-put-out-kuwait-junkyard-fire-5960422/ Majid Al Futtaim reports 13% hike in H1 revenue http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/majid-al-futtaim-reports-13-hike-in-h1-revenue-5960435/ All of the UAE-based firm's business lines reported revenue increases in H1 2018, helped in part by the group's ongoing diversification and expansion efforts News | Construction Wed, 01 Aug 2018 04:21:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/aug/1/majid-al-futtaim-reports-13-hike-in-h1-revenue-5960435/ Saudi’s Ministry of Finance signs deal to prove project loans worth over $200mn http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/saudis-ministry-of-finance-signs-deal-to-prove-project-loans-worth-over-200mn-5960305/ These loans will fund developments with an investment value of $413.3m (SAR1.55bn) across Saudi Arabia's health, education, and hospitality sectors News | Construction Tue, 31 Jul 2018 07:07:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/saudis-ministry-of-finance-signs-deal-to-prove-project-loans-worth-over-200mn-5960305/ WSP to acquire US firm Louis Berger in $400mn deal http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/wsp-to-acquire-us-firm-louis-berger-in-400mn-deal-5960240/ The US professional services consultancy expects the $400m deal, financed by an underwritten loan from the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, to close in Q4 2018 News | Construction Tue, 31 Jul 2018 10:29:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/wsp-to-acquire-us-firm-louis-berger-in-400mn-deal-5960240/ First 'Heart of Europe' homes set to handover by year-end http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/first-heart-of-europe-homes-set-to-handover-by-year-end-5960136/ JK Bauen Building Contracting, Wuchang Ship Building Industry Group Co Ltd, and Sino Great Wall International Engineering Co Ltd will construction of &lsquo;The Heart of Europe&rsquo; News | Construction Tue, 31 Jul 2018 06:28:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/first-heart-of-europe-homes-set-to-handover-by-year-end-5960136/ Engineering and design fields are most attractive to UAE grads http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/engineering-and-design-fields-are-most-attractive-to-uae-grads-5960006/ Engineering and design fields currently top the list of the most attractive industries for fresh graduates in the UAE, according to a new survey News | Construction Tue, 31 Jul 2018 06:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/engineering-and-design-fields-are-most-attractive-to-uae-grads-5960006/ Dubai Investments reports increase in H1 net profit http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/dubai-investments-reports-increase-in-h1-net-profit-5959993/ Investment conglomerate has had a good year after posting quarterly and half-year profit growth so far in 2018 News | Construction Tue, 31 Jul 2018 05:31:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/dubai-investments-reports-increase-in-h1-net-profit-5959993/ Construction of Binghatti East to be completed by end of September http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/construction-of-binghatti-east-to-be-completed-by-end-of-september-5959928/ Construction of the $16m (AED60m) Binghatti East is moving at a rapid pace, and is expected to be delivered by the end of September 2018 News | Construction Tue, 31 Jul 2018 05:25:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/31/construction-of-binghatti-east-to-be-completed-by-end-of-september-5959928/ Shurooq, BESIX ink deal for waste treatment plant in Sharjah http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/30/shurooq-and-besix-ink-sharjah-waste-treament-plant-jv-5959720/ According to Besix, the new Private-Public-Partnership will continue to expand the wastewater infrastructure in line with Sharjah's masterplan News | Construction Mon, 30 Jul 2018 10:29:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/30/shurooq-and-besix-ink-sharjah-waste-treament-plant-jv-5959720/ Saudi Arabia's district cooling market booming, says SNC-Lavalin's Mohamed Youssef http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/30/saudi-arabias-district-cooling-market-booming-says-snc-lavalins-mohamed-youssef-5959564/ Saudi Arabia's district cooling market is set to surge despite slowdown elsewhere<br /> News | Construction Mon, 30 Jul 2018 05:36:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/30/saudi-arabias-district-cooling-market-booming-says-snc-lavalins-mohamed-youssef-5959564/ Dubai's Knowledge Fund freezes rents on assets held by education investors http://www.arabianindustry.com//education/news/2018/jul/30/dubais-knowledge-fund-freezes-rents-on-assets-held-by-education-investors-5959577/ Knowledge Fund in Dubai has announced it will freeze any increase in rental value on assets leased to investors in the education sector for the next academic year News | Construction Mon, 30 Jul 2018 05:20:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//education/news/2018/jul/30/dubais-knowledge-fund-freezes-rents-on-assets-held-by-education-investors-5959577/ Oman's real estate deals decline to $4bn http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/30/omans-real-estate-deals-decline-to-4bn-5959538/ Real estate transactions in Oman declined, although land plot allocation recorded a slight increase News | Construction Mon, 30 Jul 2018 04:46:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/30/omans-real-estate-deals-decline-to-4bn-5959538/ Construction work begins on Phase 3 of Dubai's District One in MBR City http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/30/construction-work-begins-on-phase-3-of-dubais-district-one-in-mbr-city-5959408/ The mobilisation of machinery and equipment has begun on site, with piling work also under way News | Construction Mon, 30 Jul 2018 04:18:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/30/construction-work-begins-on-phase-3-of-dubais-district-one-in-mbr-city-5959408/ Alba appoints Yousif Juma Mubarak as manager for workshop and maintenance services http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/alba-appoints-yousif-juma-mubarak-as-manager-for-workshop-and-maintenance-services-5959395/ Yousif Juma Mubarak takes over the role 23 years after he began working at the Bahraini aluminium smelter News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 02:01:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/alba-appoints-yousif-juma-mubarak-as-manager-for-workshop-and-maintenance-services-5959395/ Deyaar reports 2.6% drop in H1 2018 net profit http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/deyaar-reports-26-drop-in-h1-2018-net-profit-5959330/ While the firm also recorded a 0.7% drop in revenues compared to H1 2017, CEO Saeed Al Qatami said he is "confident" about Deyaar's ability to expand its portfolio News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 12:49:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/deyaar-reports-26-drop-in-h1-2018-net-profit-5959330/ ACES completes marine geotechnical investigation for reverse osmosis plant in Shoaib http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/aces-completes-marine-geotechnical-investigation-for-reverse-osmosis-plant-in-shoaib-5959135/ ACES scope of work included drilling six boreholes to a depth of 10m below seabed, conducting extensive laboratory testing including sieve analysis and classification, as well as detailed environmental testing of the soil and water samples News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/aces-completes-marine-geotechnical-investigation-for-reverse-osmosis-plant-in-shoaib-5959135/ Amended rule cuts Dubai construction costs by 12% http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/amended-rule-cuts-dubai-construction-costs-by-12-5959304/ Dubai Municipality's policy that&nbsp;lets contractors to build up to two-storey&nbsp;metal structures without appointing a consultant has reduced construction costs News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 11:41:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/amended-rule-cuts-dubai-construction-costs-by-12-5959304/ Emaar Properties adopts data analytics to reduce food waste http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/emaar-properties-adopts-data-analytics-to-reduce-food-waste-5959200/ A partnership has been formed to equip 12 of Emaar Hospitality Group's properties with Winnow's technology to help chefs quickly and accurately track food waste News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 08:10:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/emaar-properties-adopts-data-analytics-to-reduce-food-waste-5959200/ Bahrain water park set for partial completion in 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/bahrain-water-park-set-for-partial-completion-in-2018-5959109/ Phase 1 work on a water park in capital city Manama will be completed before the close of the year News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 06:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/bahrain-water-park-set-for-partial-completion-in-2018-5959109/ Contractor of Dubai's Azizi Riviera installs two Raimondi cranes http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/contractor-of-dubais-azizi-riviera-installs-two-raimondi-cranes-5959148/ Raimondi's 8t topless tower MRT111s are currently being used by Dar Al Adham Construction to build the flagship Azizi project in Meydan News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 06:08:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/contractor-of-dubais-azizi-riviera-installs-two-raimondi-cranes-5959148/ Darwish Engineering Emirates' ERP software project to be completed soon http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/darwish-engineering-emirates-erp-software-project-to-be-completed-soon-5959226/ The new ERP software system will leverage an integrated set of functionalities and standardized business processes at Darwish Engineering News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 06:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/darwish-engineering-emirates-erp-software-project-to-be-completed-soon-5959226/ $136bn bank debt lent to UAE and Saudi real estate sectors in 2017 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/136bn-bank-debt-lent-to-uae-and-saudi-real-estate-sectors-in-2017-5958888/ Saudi Arabia's real estate sector alone was lent $55bn in 2017, according to a JLL-Clifford Chance paper examining alternative funding sources in the Middle East News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 06:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/136bn-bank-debt-lent-to-uae-and-saudi-real-estate-sectors-in-2017-5958888/ Landia to supply pumps for Jordanian wastewater plant http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/landia-to-supply-pumps-for-jordanian-wastewater-plant-5959031/ Landia will supply flowmakers to a wastewater treatment facility that is currently being expanded in Aqaba, Jordan News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 04:58:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/landia-to-supply-pumps-for-jordanian-wastewater-plant-5959031/ DIFC launches campaign to attract Chinese investors http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/difc-launches-campaign-to-attract-chinese-investors-5959122/ Property investment by Chinese buyers accounted for 3% of total sales in 2017, according to DLD statistics News | Construction Sun, 29 Jul 2018 04:33:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/29/difc-launches-campaign-to-attract-chinese-investors-5959122/ Are Middle East HSE chiefs ready for wearable tech? http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/28/are-middle-east-hse-chiefs-ready-for-wearable-tech-5958524/ The adoption of wearable technology can lead to a new age of health and safety improvements for the construction sector, Oscar Rousseau finds News | Construction Sat, 28 Jul 2018 08:36:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/28/are-middle-east-hse-chiefs-ready-for-wearable-tech-5958524/ Middle East construction giants post millions of safe man-hours http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/28/middle-east-construction-giants-post-millions-of-safe-man-hours-5958537/ The Middle East&rsquo;s contractors and developers are steadily raising the bar in terms of man-hours worked without injuries News | Construction Sat, 28 Jul 2018 08:32:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/28/middle-east-construction-giants-post-millions-of-safe-man-hours-5958537/ HSE standards are on the up in the UAE http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/28/hse-standards-are-on-the-up-in-the-uae-5958550/ While health and safety standards have gone from strength to strength in recent years, a crane crash in Abu Dhabi reminds the industry against the dangers of complacency News | Construction Sat, 28 Jul 2018 08:29:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/28/hse-standards-are-on-the-up-in-the-uae-5958550/ Eshraq Properties cancels plan to acquire Reem Investments http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/27/eshraq-properties-cancels-plan-to-acquire-reem-investments-5946928/ The plan has been abandoned as both companies were unable to reach an agreement News | Construction Fri, 27 Jul 2018 10:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/27/eshraq-properties-cancels-plan-to-acquire-reem-investments-5946928/ Oman and Korea tie up to build smart cities in the sultanate http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/oman-and-korea-tie-up-to-build-smart-cities-in-the-sultanate-5958446/ The bilateral accord on smart cities in the sultanate was agreed on the sidelines of the Omani-Korean Business Forum News | Construction Thu, 26 Jul 2018 07:06:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/oman-and-korea-tie-up-to-build-smart-cities-in-the-sultanate-5958446/ Dubai's Latifa Hospital to double capacity as part of expansion plans http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/dubais-latifa-hospital-to-double-capacity-as-part-of-expansion-plans-5958459/ Under plans, capacity in the emergency department at Dubai&rsquo;s Latifa Hospital for Women and Children will double from 30,000 to 60,000 patients News | Construction Thu, 26 Jul 2018 06:38:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/dubais-latifa-hospital-to-double-capacity-as-part-of-expansion-plans-5958459/ Deyaar completes work on The Atria residential project; commences handover http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/deyaar-completes-work-on-the-atria-residential-project-commences-handover-5958394/ Deyaar Development has completed The Atria residential tower in Dubai&rsquo;s Business Bay district, and has commenced handover News | Construction Thu, 26 Jul 2018 06:37:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/deyaar-completes-work-on-the-atria-residential-project-commences-handover-5958394/ Dar Al Arkan CEO resigns http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/dar-al-arkan-ceo-resigns-5958277/ Ziad El-Chaar has resigned as chief executive officer of Saudi-based Dar Al Arkan News | Construction Thu, 26 Jul 2018 05:31:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/dar-al-arkan-ceo-resigns-5958277/ Oman's primed for retail boom http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/omans-primed-for-retail-boom-5958290/ The Sultanate's retail sector can significantly contribute to GCC retail growth, thanks to shifting consumer demands and a tourism influx News | Construction Thu, 26 Jul 2018 04:59:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/omans-primed-for-retail-boom-5958290/ Aluminium Bahrain posts 46% profit rise in 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/aluminium-bahrain-posts-46-profit-rise-in-2018-5958303/ Rising aluminium demand in Saudi Arabia and China fuelled Alba's year-on-year profit growth and offset fears of a trade war that it said are "unnerving the market" News | Construction Thu, 26 Jul 2018 04:20:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/26/aluminium-bahrain-posts-46-profit-rise-in-2018-5958303/ AMPG undertakes sales and promotion of Azizi Riviera project http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/25/ampg-undertakes-sales-and-promotion-of-azizi-riviera-project-5957978/ AMPG is offering buyers additional price discounts and 7% guaranteed rental returns for three years News | Construction Wed, 25 Jul 2018 10:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/25/ampg-undertakes-sales-and-promotion-of-azizi-riviera-project-5957978/ New UAE laws may spur growth in Dubai's office market http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/25/new-uae-laws-may-spur-growth-in-dubais-office-market-5958056/ A government push to promote foreign investment may have the potential to spur activity in Dubai&rsquo;s office market News | Construction Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:26:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/25/new-uae-laws-may-spur-growth-in-dubais-office-market-5958056/ Saipem struggling in H1, despite Q2 offshore contract wins http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/25/saipem-struggling-in-h1-despite-q2-offshore-contract-wins-5957965/ In May, shareholders at the Milan-based oil and gas contractor voted to use capital reserves to cover a staggering $593m loss in 2017 News | Construction Wed, 25 Jul 2018 07:15:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/25/saipem-struggling-in-h1-despite-q2-offshore-contract-wins-5957965/ Jusoor Foundation reports progress on two projects worth $5mn http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/25/jusoor-foundation-reports-progress-on-two-projects-worth-5mn-5957861/ Jusoor Foundation has implemented projects including a drug rehabilitation unit and a sports centre News | Construction Wed, 25 Jul 2018 05:57:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/25/jusoor-foundation-reports-progress-on-two-projects-worth-5mn-5957861/ UAE property giants launch mega retail district at Dubai Creek http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/uae-property-giants-launch-mega-retail-district-at-dubai-creek-5957536/ Emaar Properties and Dubai Holding have launched a mega-retail district at the heart of Dubai Creek Harbour News | Construction Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:57:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/uae-property-giants-launch-mega-retail-district-at-dubai-creek-5957536/ Siemens secures DXB, DWC service contract http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/siemens-secures-dxb-dwc-service-contract-5957497/ The German electronics giant will operate and maintain baggage cargo and air cargo systems at Dubai's two main airports in an initial six year contract News | Construction Tue, 24 Jul 2018 08:38:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/siemens-secures-dxb-dwc-service-contract-5957497/ Q2 rents and sales prices fall in Abu Dhabi, JLL finds http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/q2-rents-and-sales-prices-fall-in-abu-dhabi-jll-finds-5957471/ Abu Dhabi apartment rents fell 2% on the second quarter of 2017, translating into a 99% year on year drop, the consultancy firm's Q2 2018 report found News | Construction Tue, 24 Jul 2018 08:03:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/q2-rents-and-sales-prices-fall-in-abu-dhabi-jll-finds-5957471/ Nakheel delivers $16m Pavilion at Dubai’s Badrah community http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/nakheel-delivers-16m-pavilion-at-dubais-badrah-community-5957419/ Nakheel has completed a retail pavilion for people living in its affordable housing community Badrah News | Construction Tue, 24 Jul 2018 06:48:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/nakheel-delivers-16m-pavilion-at-dubais-badrah-community-5957419/ $69m Farishta Azizi to complete by year end http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/69m-farishta-azizi-to-complete-by-year-end-5957341/ UAE-based Azizi Developments is set to complete its Farishta Azizi project by the end of the year News | Construction Tue, 24 Jul 2018 06:09:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/69m-farishta-azizi-to-complete-by-year-end-5957341/ DLD inks MoU with Cityscape to promote Dubai property http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/dld-inks-mou-with-cityscape-to-promote-dubai-property-5957263/ The agreement will highlight the scope of investment opportunities in Dubai and comes two months after HH Sheikh Hamdan approved a DLD revamp News | Construction Tue, 24 Jul 2018 05:43:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/dld-inks-mou-with-cityscape-to-promote-dubai-property-5957263/ CSCEC ME's China HQ to bankroll Belt and Road projects http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/cscec-mes-china-hq-to-bankroll-belt-and-road-projects-5957354/ CSCEC ME has told Construction Week its headquarters in China will provide financial and technical support for Belt and Road projects in the Middle East. News | Construction Tue, 24 Jul 2018 05:33:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/cscec-mes-china-hq-to-bankroll-belt-and-road-projects-5957354/ Kuwait to build French-style cancer clinic http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/kuwait-to-build-french-style-cancer-clinic-5957276/ Kuwait will build the cancer clinic as part of its vision to construct more hospitals and medical centres by 2030 News | Construction Tue, 24 Jul 2018 04:27:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/24/kuwait-to-build-french-style-cancer-clinic-5957276/ Sobha Interiors, ePROMIS MEA sign deal for ERP software implementation http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/sobha-interiors-epromis-mea-sign-deal-for-erp-software-implementation-5957042/ ePROMIS MEA will be supporting Sobha Interiors through the entire ERP project lifecycle News | Construction Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:02:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/sobha-interiors-epromis-mea-sign-deal-for-erp-software-implementation-5957042/ Foundations nearly set for Emaar’s Harbour Gate project http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/foundations-nearly-set-for-emaars-harbour-gate-project-5957029/ The Harbour Gate residential development by Emaar Properties has made substantial progress on site foundation works, it has been announced News | Construction Mon, 23 Jul 2018 10:03:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/foundations-nearly-set-for-emaars-harbour-gate-project-5957029/ Dubai's $654m Damac Heights welcomes first tenants http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/dubais-654m-damac-heights-welcomes-first-tenants-5957003/ The luxury development was "close to 'sold out' when it was handed over to the CRM team for handovers", a Damac spokesperson told Construction Week News | Construction Mon, 23 Jul 2018 09:02:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/dubais-654m-damac-heights-welcomes-first-tenants-5957003/ Expat exodus hits Saudi construction market the hardest http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/expat-exodus-hits-saudi-construction-market-the-hardest-5956795/ The outflow of expat workers in Saudi Arabia during the first three months of 2018 has been felt most in the kingdom&rsquo;s construction market, new research has found News | Construction Mon, 23 Jul 2018 06:21:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/expat-exodus-hits-saudi-construction-market-the-hardest-5956795/ DED-Ajman signs deal to implement e-link services http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/ded-ajman-signs-deal-to-implement-e-link-services-5956886/ DED-Ajman and the emirate's Department of Land and Real Estate Regulation have signed a deal to implement new e-link services to improve customer experience News | Construction Mon, 23 Jul 2018 05:53:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/ded-ajman-signs-deal-to-implement-e-link-services-5956886/ China’s Silk Road Fund acquires 24% stake in mega UAE solar project http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/chinas-silk-road-fund-acquires-24-stake-in-mega-uae-solar-project-5956808/ ACWA Power has announced that China&rsquo;s Silk Road Fund will acquire a 24% equity interest in the one of the UAE&rsquo;s largest solar projects News | Construction Mon, 23 Jul 2018 05:41:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/chinas-silk-road-fund-acquires-24-stake-in-mega-uae-solar-project-5956808/ Orascom joins consortium to build Egypt's biggest wind farm http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/orascom-joins-consortium-to-build-egypts-biggest-wind-farm-5956821/ A consortium will build the biggest renewable energy wind farm in Egypt News | Construction Mon, 23 Jul 2018 05:31:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/orascom-joins-consortium-to-build-egypts-biggest-wind-farm-5956821/ Middle East expert backs CRM to condense construction data 'silos' http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/middle-east-expert-backs-crm-to-condense-construction-data-silos-5956678/ CRM adoption is key a time when "the case for digital transformation is still perceived to be a challenge to the status quo", Jake Callaway of 4C said News | Construction Mon, 23 Jul 2018 05:18:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/23/middle-east-expert-backs-crm-to-condense-construction-data-silos-5956678/ Sharjah and Ajman homes more affordable in H1 2018 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/sharjah-and-ajman-homes-more-affordable-in-h1-2018-5956548/ With rents and sales prices dropping in Ajman and Sharjah, residences in both emirates are more affordable compared to a year ago, Dubizzle has found News | Construction Sun, 22 Jul 2018 01:29:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/sharjah-and-ajman-homes-more-affordable-in-h1-2018-5956548/ $5.6m construction work on Abu Dhabi wildlife centre completed http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/56m-construction-work-on-abu-dhabi-wildlife-centre-completed-5956470/ Musanada has completed a $5.6m (AED20.6m) construction and maintenance project for the Delaija Wildlife Management Centre in the UAE capital News | Construction Sun, 22 Jul 2018 11:06:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/56m-construction-work-on-abu-dhabi-wildlife-centre-completed-5956470/ ADM inks deals to build 1,500 residential units on Saadiyat Island http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/adm-inks-deals-to-build-1500-residential-units-on-saadiyat-island-5956353/ Abu Dhabi City Municipality has signed five Real Estate Escrow Account agreements with AlDar Properties to build about 1,500 residential properties on Saadiyat Island News | Construction Sun, 22 Jul 2018 06:50:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/adm-inks-deals-to-build-1500-residential-units-on-saadiyat-island-5956353/ First temporary fire point at Expo site to be ready by September http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/first-temporary-fire-point-at-expo-site-to-be-ready-by-september-5956366/ The first temporary fire point at Expo 2020 Dubai will be ready for operation by 30 September, a senior official said on Saturday during a visit to the Expo 2020 Dubai Office News | Construction Sun, 22 Jul 2018 05:37:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/first-temporary-fire-point-at-expo-site-to-be-ready-by-september-5956366/ Dubai's energy efficiency investments top $136m in 2017 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/dubais-energy-efficiency-investments-top-136m-in-2017-5956379/ A report by the Regulatory and Supervisory Bureau has found that Dubai spent $68m on energy efficiency projects in 2017 News | Construction Sun, 22 Jul 2018 04:32:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/dubais-energy-efficiency-investments-top-136m-in-2017-5956379/ UAE retailer Lulu unveils $267m expansion plan for Saudi http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/uae-retailer-lulu-unveils-267m-expansion-plan-for-saudi-5956197/ The Abu Dhabi-headquartered retailer will open 15 hypermarkets in the kingdom, of which five will open this year in Riyadh, Tabuk, and Dammam News | Construction Sun, 22 Jul 2018 04:28:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/uae-retailer-lulu-unveils-267m-expansion-plan-for-saudi-5956197/ German elevator giant unveils VR-fitted Middle East showrooms http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/german-elevator-giant-unveils-vr-fitted-middle-east-showrooms-5956392/ Thyssenkrupp's virtual reality-enabled showrooms, which have opened in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait, include seven themed rooms to display how its tech works News | Construction Sun, 22 Jul 2018 04:27:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/22/german-elevator-giant-unveils-vr-fitted-middle-east-showrooms-5956392/ UAE maps road project programme with Chinese construction giant http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/19/uae-maps-road-project-programme-with-chinese-construction-giant-5955820/ The UAE's Ministry of Infrastructure Development will use CSCEC ME's expertise to enhance government-backed projects in the Emirates News | Construction Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:14:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/19/uae-maps-road-project-programme-with-chinese-construction-giant-5955820/ Dubai's Sustainable City to use green alternative to fuel latest phase http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/19/dubais-sustainable-city-to-use-green-alternative-to-fuel-latest-phase-5955729/ The Sustainable City in Dubai has adopted B100 biodiesel to fuel the construction of new buildings as part of the community&rsquo;s Phase 2 News | Construction Thu, 19 Jul 2018 07:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2018/jul/19/dubais-sustainable-city-to-use-green-alternative-to-fuel-latest-phase-5955729/