Mega projects

Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP) timeline and all you need to know

Established through a Treaty signed between the Governments of the Kingdom of Lesotho and the Republic of South Africa in 1986, the Lesotho Highlands...

Rusumo Hydroelectric Power Plant Project timeline and all you need to know

Rusumo Hydroelectric Power Plant is a regional hydropower project jointly developed by the Governments of Burundi, Rwanda, and Tanzania through the commonly owned, Rusumo...

Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant and all you need to know

The Vogtle Electric Generating Plant is a two-unit nuclear power plant that is located in Burke County, Georgia and is named after a former...

Julius Nyerere Hydropower Station project timeline all you need to know

Julius Nyerere Hydropower Station; the largest in the East African Community (EAC) is a US $2.9bn project being constructed across the Rufiji River in...

World’s largest upcoming offshore wind farm and what you need to know

An upcoming offshore wind farm is planned to be constructed in the sea east of Ulsan in South Korea and is expected to take...

Nairobi Expressway project timeline and all you need to know

The Nairobi Expressway Project is a 27.1km road project beginning from Mlolongo through the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) and Nairobi’s CBD to Westland’s...

Ongoing project leads

Tanager Echo construction, Summerlin, Las Vegas

The Tanager Echo constructed by Howard Hughes Corp will feature 295 additional residential units in downtown Summerlin as the second phase of the Tanager...

Buxton Point Affordable Housing Project in Mombasa, Kenya

Buxton Point is an affordable housing project that is been developed at the 8.45 acres site that was initially occupied by the Buxton estate....

The Kilroy Oyster 2 Life Science Development, San Francisco

The Kilroy Oyster Life Science Development Phase 2 is a project that is currently ongoing and involves 860,000 square feet of office spaces offering...

Como Lakes Residential Development in NAC, Cairo, Egypt

Como Lakes Residential Development is a part of the Vinci New Capital Project that is being developed by Misr Italia Properties, one of the...

The upcoming Baccarat Residences Miami

The Baccarat Residences  is a 75-story glass tower that is set to be constructed in Downtown Miami and will feature eight penthouses, 324 residences,...

Haven at South Atlanta

A new 84-unit housing complex is named Haven is under construction in south Atlanta. The apartment complex will be located at 57 Hardwick Street,...

Concrete

Mixing concrete by hand DIY in 4 simple steps

Concrete is normally mixed by any two methods, based on the requirement as per quality and quantity of concrete required. For mass concrete, where...

CONCRETE PUMPS -tips you should know about

Construction projects are almost always going on in today’s society. These projects may vary in size and scope, ranging from highways, a swimming pool, or...

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...

Homes and Office

How to Prepare Your Home for an Easy Sale in 2021

The year behind us has been challenging in every right possible and made us rethink everything we know about home design. Comfort and functionality...

How Do Plumbers Unclog Drains?

How many times does this happen to you? You're having a shower or washing the dishes, and the water just refuses to go down...

FTC Case Outlined Against LREAB

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) filed a case against the Louisiana Real Estate Appraisal Board (LREAB) assailing the Board’s rule fixing “customary and reasonable...

Essential Steps Of A Property Refurbishment

Turning your house into the home of your dreams is not easy. From setting renovation goals to getting quality material, hiring the right contractors,...

Why You Should Invest in Relocatable Homes vs. Traditional Ones

If you are looking for a new home or just getting one for the first time, then you may want to consider investing in...

Why Should I Pay My Full Roof Replacement Deductible?

It is illegal for a contractor or a roofer to offer or waive a ductile or promise a discount. Most state insurance regulatory agencies...

Installations & Materials

Your Ultimate Injection Molding Design Tips

As a ubiquitous as well as accessible manufacturing process, injection molding is all about versatility and effectiveness. That’s why many industrial manufacturing processes rely...

Machinery

Most Common Deburring Methods And Why Deburring Machines Are Great

Burr is that annoying and unwanted piece of material that rises at the edge after a modification process. It sometimes ruins the aesthetic looks...

Management

Construction Project Management Software in 2021

A construction project is complex and involves numerous processes, products, and employees. Most such projects have a large scope and require a lot of...

How To Get Your California Contractor License In 5 Steps

A person in California needs to have a license from the “California State Licensing Board” (CSLB) to work on a project with labor and...

A Basic Guide to Construction Administration for Architects

As an architect, the most satisfying moment of your life is when you see the construction projects you initiated are completed successfully. Whether it...

Achieving a Work-Life Balance as a Contractor

The idea of achieving a work-life balance in any industry is an elusive enough goal that many people consider it the holy grail of...

Top Considerations When Constructing a Building in a Busy Area

During the construction planning phase for your commercial building, one of the essential elements is knowing where you want it built. Clients wish to...

Legal and Safety Considerations Before Renovating Your Business’s Building

Regardless of whether you have a residential or commercial property, all structures need maintenance and repairs from time to time. Before you undertake a...

Projects

Concor completes Radisson Red Hotel in Rosebank

Concor has successfully completed South Africa’s second Radisson RED hotel – this one is situated in the vibrant Oxford Parks mixed-use precinct in Rosebank,...

Elina Residences

Kileleshwa’s Next Residential Attraction Kileleshwa is one of Nairobi’s most sought-after residential neighborhoods by young, upwardly mobile first-time home owners or renters.  The Kileleshwa community is a...

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...

Corporate NEws

People

Understanding EPCs

On December 8, 2020, the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy (DMRE) in South Africa gazetted ‘Regulations for the Mandatory Display and Submission of...

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

Tamtron One Power Wheel Loader Scale

Approved for commercial use, the Tamtron one power wheel loader scale enables quick and efficient weighing while loading materials The easy-to-use One Power wheel loader...

COMPANY REVIEW

The Leading Welding Equipment Suppliers in the World

In this article we summarize some of the leading welding equipment suppliers or rather suppliers of equipment used in the fabrication process that joins...

Kaushik Engineering Works – Road Construction Equipment Manufacturers

Established in 2000 with their headquaters based in Ahmedabad, India; Kaushik Engineering Works are the top and most prominent manufacturers of road Construction Equipment. Continuing...

OLMET ITALY – machinery and plants for precast concrete elements

Since 1996, OLMET ITALY has been designing and manufacturing machinery/ plants for precast concrete elements. They have accomplished over 1,150 installations in 70 different countries...

JCM POWER – An Independent Power Producer (I.P.P)

JCM POWER is made up of a team of world class professionals in the sector of energy and emerging markets. This includes leadership from IFC...

Choosing Welding Rentals In North Carolina: Tech South Inc & Similar

Have you been thinking about taking up a welding project? You want to make something for yourself, or for someone else, or you perhaps...

BRAWO® SYSTEMS KOB GmbH: Systems for trenchless sewer rehabilitation

BRAWOLINER® is one of the leading system suppliers in trenchless sewer rehabilitation. As a manufacturer of elastic textiles, the company has specialized in rehabilitation solutions...

8th annual Totally Concrete Expo scheduled for 23-25th August

The 8th annual Totally Concrete Expo which will feature exciting exhibitions and robust workshops from leading construction industry brands is scheduled for 23-25th August...

SAWEA opens its registration platform for WINDABA 2021

The South African Wind Energy Association (SAWEA) has opened its registration platform for WINDABA 2021, unveiling the theme, ‘Renaissance of the Wind Energy Industry...

Nominate now! BIM Africa Innovation Awards 2021

BIM Africa recognizes the talents and efforts of leading industry professionals and organizations in the construction sector going above and beyond to deploy innovative...

Enlit Africa 8 – 10 June 2021

Enlit Africa will host our three day, not-to-be-missed digital event during 8 – 10 June 2021 on our digital platform, Enlit Africa-Connect, as our community...

SACAP Stakeholder Convention to take place on 26th August 2021

The South African Council for the Architects Profession (SACAP), and leading event company, dmg events, have finalised their partnership for the inaugural SACAP Stakeholder...

Africa Mining Convention 2021

Africa Mining Convention AFMIC 2021 is Africa's pioneering virtual mining exhibition & conference that will bring together policymakers from Africa's major mining countries along...