Energy Projects

ADB approves US $110m grant to boost power supply in Afghanistan

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US $110m grant to boost power supply in Afghanistan and strengthen it’s energy sector by improving...

India set to develop 1.8GW from floating solar power.

Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC), an India state-owned power company has stated that it has proposed nearly 1.8GW of floating solar projects in four of...

Karapınar Solar Energy Plant goes online, Turkey.

The Karapınar Solar Energy Plant, constructed on a 20-million-square-meter land in the Central Anatolian province of Konya, Turkey, has begun generating power nearly three years...

Construction of 900MW Cascade Power Project in Alberta, Canada begins

Construction of the 900MW Cascade Power Project in Alberta, Canada has begun. Kineticor Resource with joint development sponsors, Macquarie Capital and Ontario-based pension fund OPTrust...

Fuel loading begins at the first Hualong One reactor, China.

The first fuel assembly was loaded into the reactor's core of Hualong One in China, just after the issuance of the unit's operating licence...

World’s first off-grid hydrogen system installed in the UK.

The world's first industrial hydrogen fuel cell system has been installed in a construction site by Siemens Energy and GeoPura. The fuel cell has...

Building projects

Special cold room under construction in Mwanza, Tanzania

A new special cold room is currently under construction in Mwanza, Tanzania, by the Institute of Rural Development Planning (IRDP) in collaboration with the...
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Transport infrastructure

Zanzibar; Abeid Amani Karume International Airport terminal 3 construction completed

The Abeid Amani Karume International Airport construction of terminal III has been completed and has officially been inaugurated in a ceremony presided over by...

Water & Sanitation projects

ADB approves US $100m to improve water resources of River Basin in Yunnan, China

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US $100m loan to improve water resources and the environment of the Sayu River Basin in...

ADB approves US $180m loan to construct water transmission system in Yangon City, Myanmar

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US $180m loan to construct a 34km water transmission system that will help transfer 818 million...

Mozambique: Rehabilitated Chilembene drinking water plant put back into service

Chilembene drinking water plant located in Chilembene administrative post, in the southern province of Gaza, Mozambique, has been put back into service by the...

Mahalla Water Treatment Plant in Egypt inaugurated

The Old Mahalla Water Treatment Plant, located in the city of El-Mahalla El-Kubra in Egypt’s Gharbia Governorate, has been inaugurated after several years of...

Implementation of Greytown Bulk Water Supply project in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa on course

Implementation of the Greytown Bulk Water Supply project in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa is on course, the Department of Water and Sanitation in KwaZulu-Natal has...

Implementation of Wenchi Water Supply Project in Ghana begins

The implementation of the Wenchi Water Supply Project in the Wenchi Municipal of Bono Region in the middle-belt of Ghana has begun after President...

interiors and renovations

How Underfloor Heating Promotes Comfort, Saves Energy and Improves Air Quality

Underfloor heating system is a type of central heating or cooling system that achieves thermal comfort by controlling and regulating indoor climate control. Underfloor...

Using Steel Fibre-reinforced Concrete in Flooring Construction

Reinforcing concrete with steel fibres has been widely used in construction since 1970. They are used to add strength and reinforcement to concrete structures,...

Movable partitions; maintenance and repairs

Movable partitions are becoming more and more popular. They allow you to maximize space efficiency in a cost-effective way. In this article, you will...

Top 10 best front door designs for homes

While visiting a house, one can have the idea of how big or small, beautiful or ordinary, the house would be just by looking...

5 Great Materials That Will Improve Your Home Energy Efficiency

Whether you are renovating your home to make it more comfortable and energy efficient or to sell it and get a bigger return on...

Popular News

Africa’s fastest train line completely operational

Africa's fastest train line is fully operational. Railway infrastructure constructor Colas Rail, who built the project announced the reports. Also Read:Egypt awards contract for the construction...

Morocco to construct Africa’s highest wind tower

Morocco is set to construct tallest wind tower in the African continent, measuring 144 metres high. Spanish technology signed a deal with Nabrawind for the...

Construction of Ghana’s biggest power bulk supply point begins

Construction of Ghana's biggest power Bulk Supply Point (BSP) at Pokuase in the Ga West district has commenced. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo cut...

Managing tips

Tips For Overcoming Construction Management Challenges Due To COVID 19

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a lot of disruptions in businesses all over the world, and has affected the economy in general. Each business...

Tidbits

How Do Energy Storage Systems Save Money And Reduce Energy Bills

Ever since the discovery of electricity, storing energy for on-demand purposes has always be a sought-out method. Over the last several decades, industries have...

How Affordable Batteries Benefit Renewables

Solar farms and wind turbines, at utility scale, have been able to produce electricity at a lower cost than coal, which offered the cheapest...

The Introduction of Steel Structure Workshop Building

Prefab steel Structure workshop buildings are used for industrial production in which all steel structures are painted and then delivered to the project site...

Projects

TAL Secures 55 storeys of Tiled Surfaces at The Leonardo

The challenge of tiling an extremely tall building like The Leonardo arises when specifying a flexible installation to allow for the movement of the...

144 Oxford: Prestigious and iconic development in Rosebank, South Africa

144 Oxford is a premium-grade office development in Rosebank, Johannesburg, South Africa aimed at capitalising on the demand for office space in the popular...

Marriott inaugurates JW Marriott Hotel Yinchuan in China

Marriott International has announced the opening of its dual-branded hotel, JW Marriott Hotel Yinchuan and Courtyard by Marriott Yinchuan in Northwest China, recognized as...

CCL improves deliverability of ‘Eden Roc’ high-end Cyprus residential design with specialised engineering

Rabih Hajjar, from CCL, discusses the company’s design and project delivery support for the Eden Roc residential development in Cyprus With its year-round sunshine and...

Jeddah Tower project timeline and what you need to know

The Jeddah Tower in Saudi Arabia, is expected to be the tallest building in the world, knocking Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa off its throne....

Corporate NEws

Probst is climate neutral

What does a future-oriented company in the construction machinery industry look like? Which obligations does Probst GmbH have towards customers, employees and society? The Swabian...

People

Free Software Trials from the Comfort of Your Own Home Office

How are you enjoying working at home? COVID-19 has caused many companies to embrace remote working, and the AEC industry is no exception. While...

Product Review

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