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New Carbon-Free small modular nuclear reactor plants to be built in North America

New Carbon-Free small modular nuclear reactor plants are set to be built in North America. This is after Fluor Corporation announced that the company...

New US $335m infrastructure to be built at LA International Airport in US

Skanska has signed a contract with Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) to serve as the design-builder for the airport authority’s Roadways, Utilities and Enabling...

US $1.25bn construction loan secured for One Madison Avenue in NY, US

SL Green Realty Corp. and its joint venture partners, the National Pension Service of Korea and Hines, have closed on a US $1.25bn construction...

Construction of mixed-use project Fenton in NC, US begins

Construction of Fenton, a 69 acre mixed-use development in Cary, North Carolina, US is underway. Fenton will be Cary’s first vertically integrated, mixed-use destination...

Shanghai set to construct the world’s largest LEGOLAND.

LEGOLAND, a company under Merlin Entertainments has announced that they are planning on constructing the world's largest LEGOLAND in the Jinshan District of Shanghai,...

Thailand set to complete the largest rail station in southeast Asia.

Thailand has announced that they are on track to open the largest rail station in all of Southeast Asia, the Bang Sue Grand Station...

Energy Projects

Karuma Hydro Power Plant construction in Uganda close to completion

The construction of Uganda’s Karuma Hydro Power Plant is nearing completion according to Deng Changyi, the project manager. Mr. Changyi said that most of...

Julius Nyerere Hydro-Power Project, Tanzania: Excavation of power water ways 74% complete

The excavation works of three Power Water Ways through which water will flow to help spin nine turbines at the Julius Nyerere Hydro-Power Project...

New Carbon-Free small modular nuclear reactor plants to be built in North America

New Carbon-Free small modular nuclear reactor plants are set to be built in North America. This is after Fluor Corporation announced that the company...

Senegal signs agreement for development of solar-plus-storage power plant in Niakhar

The government of Senegal through Senegalese firm Energy Resources Senegal (ERS) SA has signed an agreement with Climate Fund Managers (CFM) to jointly develop...

Field operations begin at Muzarabani oil and gas project in Zimbabwe

Invictus Energy Ltd, an independent oil and gas exploration company focused on high impact energy resources in sub-Saharan Africa with its headquarters in Perth,...

Solar power plants to be constructed in Antananarivo, Madagascar

Jirama (Jiro Sy Rano Malagasy), the state-owned electric utility and water services company in Madagascar, is set to develop three solar power plants with...

Building projects

Kalulushi Smart City Project in Zambia nears construction phase

The Kalulushi smart City Project in Zambia, developed by the Kalulushi Municipal Council in collaboration with Smart City Limited, is edging closer to the...
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Transport infrastructure

New US $335m infrastructure to be built at LA International Airport in US

Skanska has signed a contract with Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) to serve as the design-builder for the airport authority’s Roadways, Utilities and Enabling...

Water & Sanitation projects

Chemususu water supply project, Kenya: Contractor to revise work plan to fasten project completion

The contractor working on the multimillion Chemususu water supply project in Baringo County, Kenya has been instructed to issue a revised work plan in...

Morocco to receive a loan for construction of two seawater desalination stations

The government of Morocco is set to receive an over US$ 5.9M loan from its Spanish counterpart for the construction of two seawater desalination...

Rehabilitation of Mwache Multipurpose Dam in Kwale, Kenya gathers pace

The rehabilitation works on the Mwache Multipurpose Dam project in Kwale County, Kenya, is gathering pace with the much-awaited construction works expected to begin...

Egypt and the Netherlands sign MoU on water resources management

The governments of Egypt and the Netherlands have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), to set up joint cooperation relating to water resources management...

Gabon starts rehabilitating the Bongolo hydroelectric power station

The government of Gabon through the Société d’énergie et d’eau du Gabon (SEEG), te Gabonese Energy and Water Company has started rehabilitation work on...

Liberia completes construction of Monrovia Raw Water Pipeline project

The Liberian government agency, Millennium Challenge Account-Liberia (MCA-L) has completed the construction of the 48-inch 5-km Monrovia raw water pipeline from the dam of...

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interiors and renovations

3 Ways to Combine Affordability & Luxury with Kitchen & Bathroom Design

Kitchen & Bathroom Design often comes with considerable costs, and for those in the market for a luxury finish, this can see their budget...

How to Adopt an Eco-Friendly Approach to Home Construction

Have you ever driven by a construction site and witnessed dumpsters filled to the brim with scrap metal, unused wooden planks, and plumbing materials?...

All you need to know about Steel Structure Building Construction

Compared with traditional buildings, Steel Structure Building Construction offers an innovative type of building structure—the entire building made of steel. The structure mainly comprises...

Choosing a prefab home construction

The concept of a prefab home construction is not a brand-new one, it has certainly advanced and also broadened in the past couple of...

HANAC Corona Senior Residence Designed By NY-Engineers Is Now 100% Phi Certified

The 68-unit, 8 story HANAC Corona Senior Residence was constructed in Corona, N.Y. for providing safe and affordable housing system through cutting edge sustainable...

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

4 Commonly Overlooked Construction Tasks and How to Solve Them

When it comes to construction jobs, even the smallest errori in carrying out Construction Tasks can lead to serious consequences. That is why construction...

Tidbits

10 advantages of using magnetic chucks

Industrial processes like lifting, pulling, positioning and clamping need secure work holders. Magnets and magnetic chucks have an important role in securing these work...

Should You Buy or Lease Heavy Equipment?

Buy or Lease Heavy Equipment? Many businesses are left with a difficult decision when it comes to their heavy equipment needs: to purchase the...

4 key construction safety measures in winter

Construction safety measures are key on construction projects at all times since they don’t stop regardless of any season, and since the construction industry...

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...

Irene Court: From eyesore to urban asset in Bloemfontein CBD

Despite its potential, Irene Court was a run-down apartment building in the central business district of Bloemfontein. The apartments had no doors, there were...

Corporate NEws

Sheffield Africa offers smarter hygiene solutions

As Kenya fights to find a balance between opening up the economy and containing the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sheffield Steel Systems Ltd...

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...

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