Mega projects

Nairobi Western Bypass project timeline and all you need to know

The Nairobi Western bypass project is road project being constructed by the government of Kenya through the Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) at a...

Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project timeline and all you need to know

Developed by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) gas pipeline project entails the construction of a 614km-long natural gas pipeline from...

Mambilla Hydropower Project timeline and all you need to know

Mambilla Hydropower Project is a 3.05GW hydroelectric facility that is set for development on the Dongo River near Baruf in Kakara Village of the...

Lagos-Calabar Railway Line Project timeline and all you need to know

Lagos-Calabar Railway line, which is also known as the West-East Coastal rail line is a rail infrastructure project that is planned for development in...

Thwake Multi-purpose Dam project timeline and all you need to know

Thwake is a multi-purpose dam designed to increase water storage for rural and urban domestic use, irrigation, livestock and for hydropower with a principal...

The Honolulu Rail Transit and all you need to know

Honolulu Rail Transit or Honolulu High Capacity Transit Corridor Project is a light rail system under construction in Honolulu County, Hawaii. Construction on the...

Ongoing project leads

The Daktower construction in Dakar, the capital city of Senegal

Daktower is a new real estate project that is set for development in Dakar, the capital city of Senegal. Sitting a total construction area...

Kgale Lake City project in Gaborone, Botswana, Southern Africa

Kgale Lake City project is an ultra-modern mixed-use urban development situated along the Gaborone – Lobatse highway, in the picturesque Kgale hill area, overlooking...

Paarl Rock Building Project in Cape Town, South Africa

Paarl Rock Building is the fifth building in Concor’s 22-hectare Conradie Park development in Cape Town. The building will comprise 266 architecturally designed apartments...

Concor’s innovative Paarl Rock shows the way

Construction is underway at Paarl Rock, the fifth building in Concor’s 22-hectare Conradie Park development in Cape Town. Piling for the eight-storey block began in...

Ambra Heights Residential Development in Kileleshwa, Nairobi, Kenya

Ambra Heights is a one-block apartment development located in Kileleshwa, off Kikambala Road, right at the junction of Kikambala and Mwingi Road, close to...

Nairobi Gate Industrial Park Development in Nairobi, Kenya

The Nairobi Gate Industrial park is a modern logistics, warehousing, and distribution center that is being developed in the upcoming Northlands City in Ruiru,...

Concrete

Concrete Strength Testing Methods You Should Be Aware Of

For project managers to make an informed decision about which method to use for concrete strength testing and monitoring, it is critical to evaluate...

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...

Homes and Office

The Various Uses of Temporary Buildings in use today

The need for space drives businesses, and sometimes individuals, to seek innovative solutions to create some, including both permanent structures and temporary buildings. The...

What to consider before building a house

Building a house is a huge task and there are many things that you need to consider before you start the process. Whether you’re...

Luxury Custom Home Construction Ideas: How to Build Your Dream House

We all dream of owning a home. A home that's ours and has everything we want in it. A place where we can grow...

Take A Breather: 5 Tips To Improve Your Office’s Indoor Air Quality

It is no secret that we are in the middle of a severe climate crisis. We're all aware that the level of air pollution...

5 Ways for Lowering Voltage to Reduce Power Consumption

There are a host of things that you do in your business or home to cut down on your electricity bill, from looking for...

5 Bathroom Accessories Every Bath Space Needs

Are you aware of the newest trends? Possibilities are that you might know but you have no idea what to do about it and...

Installations & Materials

Hiring An Electrician: Trusted, Bonded, And Insured

When it comes to electricity, we can all agree that it can be hazardous – significantly even – when damaged. There have been numerous...

Machinery

4 Tips For Finding A Modern Manufacturing Provider

Do you need cutting tools, machine tools, dies, or molds, or are you looking for welding services, parts, and products stamping, design engineering, and...

Management

Seven Strategies of Construction Marketing Services To Gain More Leads

The construction marketing companies have only been dependent on paper and mass media promotion for many years. But with the evolution of the internet,...

Concrete Strength Testing Methods You Should Be Aware Of

For project managers to make an informed decision about which method to use for concrete strength testing and monitoring, it is critical to evaluate...

2021 Trends of Warehouse IT Innovations

Warehouses are increasingly becoming crucial in supply chains, primarily because of the e-commerce change and Warehouse IT Innovations are the new rage. A decade...

Five Ways to Maximize Productivity for Construction Workers

As busy construction companies know, time is money. So, you want to make the most of both by maximizing Productivity for Construction Workers. That is...

AGV, IGV, and RGV: What to Choose for Your Warehouse?

Using AGV Warehouse Automation to Increase Your Productivity Forklifts are approaching their final days as industrial leaders are noticing the benefits of AGV warehouse automation....

The Importance of Geological Mapping in Construction

Geological mapping is one of the most popular processes in construction. It involves producing a wide range of map products for various uses like...

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

Morningstar Corporation Achieves New Hazardous Location (HazLoc) Product Certifications

The brand’s acclaimed solar charge controllers are now a global solution with new HazLoc certifications for North America, Europe, and International Operators Morningstar Corporation’s solar...

People

Saving cents on connectors could come at a high price

Brett Smyth, General Manager EMEA of Ideal Industries, the global leader in electrical accessories, tools and equipment, discusses the quality, integrity, safety and legal...

Understanding EPCs

New CEO announced for TOMRA

The Housing Gap in Kenya

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

AutoCAD 2022 set to improve architectural, engineering and construction productivity

The tried and tested commercial computer-aided design and drafting software application for architecture, engineering and construction, AutoCAD, has been upgraded. Developed by software engineers...

COMPANY REVIEW

Solmax in Africa – Geosynthetics that deliver!

In Africa, mining regulations are becoming stricter. Solmax, now the world’s largest manufacturer of geosynthetics, works extensively across Africa. With a full range of...

BEGLINWOODS ARCHITECTS

OUR FIRST 30 YEARS. 1991-2021 Both Simon Woods and David Beglin had worked as Architects in Kenya for 15 years before the formation of Beglin Woods in...

If you don’t have it, make it

With a lack of raw materials and skyrocketing prices, your solution comes from waste material. It’s a problem affecting everyone, from suppliers to their customers:...

Concrete Mixing Plant Exceeds all Expectations

The company Tempo Trans EOOD supplies ready-mixed concrete to customers all around the Bulgarian port city of Varna. There is a lot of construction...

Unipave Engineering Products – Specialists In Paver Finishing Machines

Unipave Engineering Products was established in 1973. They are specialists in paver finishing machines with their machines manufactured for all paver finishing applications. Their product line...

Construction Material Testing: Material Testing Laboratory

Material testing laboratory services are critical for the construction industry. Whether it is the surface materials or building materials testing such as concrete testing,...

Renewable Energy Tanzania

Registration is open for Renewable Energy Tanzania conference which will be held on 3 August 2021 at the Regency Hyatt in Dar es Salaam  The conference will bring together...

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...