Mega projects

The world’s largest and tallest timber structures

Timber and wood have been used in building structures for many years and are often a popular feature on modern buildings, using timber cladding...

The Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant and all you need to know

Hinkley Point C is a 3,260MW nuclear power plant under construction in Somerset, South West England, UK. It is the first new nuclear power...

Construction of the Iconic Tower and all you need to know

The Iconic Tower is under construction and located in the New Administrative Capital of Egypt. When completed, the US$3 billion 385.8 metres skyscraper will be Africa’s tallest building....

1-Ninety New Cairo Egypt all you need to know and project timeline

1-Ninety New Cairo by Landmark Sabbour is a mix-use development presenting an unparalleled experience for business owners looking for a prime business location that...

Five of the world’s largest airport terminals built to date

Sometimes due to the rush to catch a flight, it is hard to pause and imagine the size of the terminal around you. In...

Top five biggest wind farms in the US

The US has been one of the frontrunners in embracing renewable energy as a way of reducing reliance on fossil fuels. Although hydropower remains...

Ongoing project leads

Proposed Residential Development along Chai Rd. in Ushirika Eastleigh, Nairobi Kenya

Client: Ugbaad Developers Ltd Contractor: Ugbaad Developers Ltd Architect: JW Architects Structural Eng.: Frontier Design Ltd

Proposed Residential Flats along Chai Rd. in Ushirika Eastleigh, Nairobi Kenya

Client: Chai Rd. Heights Ltd Contractor: Gambella Investment Ltd Architect: JW Arch Plan Structural Eng.: Frontier Designs Ltd

Concrete

5 key facts about Compact Concrete Batching Plants in India

In the modern world, people have lots of choices to do something and the construction industry is also going on a massive framework changes....

8 common types of cracks in concrete

During construction or even after completion, various types of cracks in concrete may appear on the building due to a number of factors. Cracks...

Cement production in Africa and pricing and trends

Cement production in Africa suffers from a myriad of problems. These include high energy costs, cheap imports and over capacity but it still attracts...

6 Important concrete reinforcing accessories

The construction material made of cement, sand, and coarse aggregates mixed with water is concrete. Frequently, concrete is used as the foundation for most...

Testing reinforced concrete for water-tightness

By nature, concrete should be watertight, and testing reinforced concrete for water-tightness is important to ascertain if the concrete is free from leaks is...

7 steps to proper concrete mixing

For concrete to be usable, it needs to be mixed with water that starts off the chemical reaction that allows the concrete to cure....

Homes and Office

7 Peaceful Paint Colors to Help You Relax

Paint colors represent the thought process of the owner and also impact the behavioral pattern of the house owner. Calm colors are tending to...

Proactively Fend Off Termite Damage: 5 Pre-Construction Strategies for Home Builders

Constructing a home is necessarily a multi-phase process. Whether you’re building a house for yourself or a client, you’ll need to check off a...

Alluring Traits of a Good Roofing and Restoration Service Provider

Repairing or restoring a roof is a costly business. It will cost you thousands of dollars; thus, you need to cautious while hiring their...

Ceramic Tiles For The Home Interior

Ceramic tiles are firmly established in many apartment bathrooms and kitchens. Here it has no equal in terms of technical properties: low moisture absorption,...

Top 6 things to consider before painting your walls

Painting walls can be a challenging task especially if you don’t have the necessary skills. However, painting is one of the easiest ways to...

Building a Home Remodeling Company From the Ground Up

One of the most popular business models for DIYers to get into business is to start a home remodeling company. Not only is it a...

Installations & Materials

Modernize Your Office Building with Innovative Window Films

When it comes to modernizing the windows in an office building, does the advantages of window film outweigh the material and installation costs? Absolutely! Commercial...
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Machinery

The hybrid table saw

Lately, businesses have identified that there's an apparent gulf in class between cost-efficient contractor saws and high-end cabinet saws. It has resulted in a...

Management

Role of CRM In The Construction Industry

The construction industry like other departments faces similar customer relationship management challenges and CRM In the Construction Industry is becoming a critical component. This...

6 Must-Haves For Your Construction Project Management Software

Construction is not an easy business! Not just because of the risks and heavy work associated with construction projects but because of the extensive...

Eight Tips For Construction Employee Recruitment

While the pandemic has stilted all our economic activities for a good part of the year, they are starting to get back on track...

5 tips for a Construction Business startup

If you’ve come up with a brilliant idea for a product or business related to the construction industry, then you’re likely looking to kick...

The 5 Phases in Construction Project Management and how to ace them

When it comes to any construction project that you might undertake as a project manager, there are 5 important phases that you will need...

How to Construct a Business Plan for Your Gas Station

As you build a gas station, you have to come up with a good Business Plan for Your Gas Station. The pre-planning phase is...

Projects

MBH Architects completes 300 Grant Avenue

Leaders in award-winning architecture, California-based MBH Architects is excited to announce the completion of 300 Grant Ave, a ground-up, 70,000-square-foot retail and office mixed-use...

Sustainability, Beauty and Quality stand out in Chalk Farm, London By Renolit

The most innovative intervention on the construction site thanks to the RENOLIT ALKORPLAN LA waterproofing membrane combined with a Sedum garden roof system. A...

Construction of 35 Lower Long office tower in South Africa complete

Construction of 35 Lower Long, an elegant 86-metre glass-clad office tower, has recently been completed. The project will invigorate Cape Town’s emerging financial and...

The El Paso Zoo’s Cat Adoption Center

At the El Paso Zoo’s Cat Adoption Center, MNK Architects was scoped with creating a fun, colorful, and family-friendly environment where the potential adoptees...

New Chiromo Mental Health Hospital

According to respected journal of medicine, The Lancet, mental health problems appear to be increasing on the African continent. Between 2000 and 2015 the...

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Corporate NEws

AFRISAM working to keep ‘Planet’ front-of-mind

Having met the requirements of South Africa’s environmental regulations, AfriSam is proudly moving beyond compliance toward a more sustainable future. As the first cement manufacturer...

People

Rickard Gustafson appointed President and CEO

The Board of AB SKF has appointed Rickard Gustafson as new President and CEO. Rickard Gustafson will succeed Alrik Danielson and join SKF during...

Features

Top 5 types of bridge designs in use today

There are different types of bridge designs and shapes around the world. Bridges connect people to places that would otherwise have been difficult or...

Product Review

The new KS impeller gets great reviews

BBA Pumps introduces a new KS screw channel impeller for the 6" and 8" BA pumps. Last year, a selected group of sewer specialists spent...

COMPANY REVIEW

TUBĄDZIN GROUP – leading Polish manufacturer of ceramic tiles

TUBĄDZIN GROUP has been operating in the ceramic tile market for 34 years. Defined by 3 production plants and a modern logistics and distribution center,...

EVOLVE SECURITY PRODUCTS – pedestrian entrance control equipment

A family-owned manufacturer and supplier of pedestrian entrance control equipment, based in Andover, Hampshire, ENGLAND. EVOLVE SECURITY PRODUCTS LTD has been involved in the design,...

MILES LIFT – high quality hydraulic equipment

MILES LIFT is a family owned machinery manufacturing company with its' headquarters located in Istanbul, Turkey. Armed with more than 30 years of experience in...

IMPACT Fire & Safety Appliances Pvt. Ltd: A leader in the Indian fire safety industry

IMPACT Fire & Safety Appliances Pvt. Ltd is a leading organization famous for catering to the diverse needs of fire fighting and protection equipment. Located...

IDE COMPRESSORS GmbH

IDE COMPRESSORS GmbH is a family business whose history is characterized by constant development and technological creativity of the products. IDE is a successful and...

MOX PROFILE SYSTEMS- A brand new concept of decoration

A brand new concept of decoration that does not hesitate to go beyond the standard, MOX  is what they refer to as their experience...

7th Mozambique Mining, Oil & Gas and Energy Conference and Exhibition

Event name 7th Mozambique Mining, Oil & Gas and Energy Conference and Exhibition Event date 21 – 22 April 2021 Event location Hybrid Event: Maputo, Mozambique Joaquim Chissano International Conference...

The 11th China Prefab House, Modular Building, Mobile House & Space Fair (PMMHF 2021)

The 11th China Prefab House, Modular Building, Mobile House & Space Fair (PMMHF 2021) Date: May 10th-12th Venue: China Import & Export Fair Complex Address: No. 380,...

China Int’l Integrated Housing Industry & Building Industrialization Expo (CIHIE 2021)

China Int'l Integrated Housing Industry & Building Industrialization Expo (CIHIE 2021) Date: May 10th-12th Venue: China Import & Export Fair Complex Address: No. 380, Yuejiang Zhong Road, Guangzhou, China China,...

East Africa Construction: Virtual Meet the Buyer

Given the enormous infrastructure deficit and rapid population growth, the construction sector in East Africa continues to expand amid Covid19. The huge demand for...

HVAC Solutions for Healthcare Applications

Good ventilation is more important than ever, especially in the healthcare sector. Systemair East Africa cordially invites you to its first webinar, titled “HVAC Solutions...

‘Closing the US$50 Billion Per Annum Investment Gap in Africa’s Energy Sector

  ''Closing the US$50 Billion Per Annum Investment Gap in Africa’s Energy Sector''