Mega projects

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...

Top 10 largest wind farms in the world

The demand for renewable energy is now on the top gear to save the environment's remaining bit. One of the most sought renewable energy...

Ongoing project leads

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...

Top 10 largest wind farms in the world

The demand for renewable energy is now on the top gear to save the environment's remaining bit. One of the most sought renewable energy...

Concrete

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....

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Sustainable Concrete

Concrete is a huge part of America’s landscape in more ways than one. Not only does it cover much of the nation’s physical topography,...

Homes and Office

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...

Learning a bit about French drainage systems for houses

Is your lawn area always wet? Does your basement collect water after it pours? You may need to install a suitable French drainage unit...

5 Tips on Whether or Not You Should Move Out During a Major Remodel

Remodels and renovation projects can be fun and exciting, because who doesn’t love a new kitchen or living room, but they can also be...

Installations & Materials

Why is it beneficial to use digital directories?

When you visit a shopping mall, airport, or commercial office property, you come across specific digital devices guiding you about the location/ status of...
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Machinery

Tips for buying used excavators

Excavators are some of the most expensive construction machines. There are also several companies offering excavators around the world.  Buying a used one can...

Management

The Advantages of BIM in Project Management

If you can consistently deliver quality-built structures on time and within budget, you have mastered construction project management. In theory, this is an easy...

5 Steps to Hiring the Right Piling Contractors

Piling is certainly one of the most important parts of every building project since you need something to support your foundation and prevent it...

Construction Trends 2021: Here Is What to Expect

If you are in the construction industry, you have been party to the shifts and changes experienced in the last couple of years. While...

How to find the right work gloves for you

Construction injuries add to a new level of complications in many laborious jobs. Injuries can keep you out of work for days, months, or...

How mobile field reporting technology is solving problems at construction sites

The construction is undergoing a lot of transformation thanks to the adoption of digital technologies including Mobile field reporting. Among the many ways that...

Top 7 types of construction risks

Risks in construction may vary depending on various factors. Depending on the type and magnitude, a construction project always faces both internal and external...

Projects

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...

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...

Corporate NEws

Lincoln Lubrication SA develops first international qualification for Lubrication Equipment Mechanic Artisans

Lincoln Lubrication SA, a SKF Group company, has developed the first nationally registered qualification for Lubrication Equipment Mechanic Artisans. This new Occupational qualification is...

People

New General Manager Director of RENOLIT ALKORPLAN Roofing Products

Renaat Demeulemeester has been appointed General Manager of RENOLIT ALKORPLAN Roofing Products, a company located in Sant Celoni, north of Barcelona, specializing in the...

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

Tough Roofing: After 28 Years RENOLIT ALKORPLAN Solutions are better than Ever

In April 1992 RENOLIT ALKORPLAN F membrane was installed for Manutan, a company in the Netherlands; 28 years later the membrane is still in...

COMPANY REVIEW

Wolkberg Casting Studios Award winning Limesite

Innovating is not easy for many reason, lack of funding and the lack of passion to see it through to the end.  Most entrepreneurs...

Antarc Interiors

Antarc Interiors was founded in 2012 as a branch of Antarc Ltd. We are the only one-stop shop for various flooring solutions in East...

Mastenbroek Limited: The leading European manufacturer of construction, utility and agricultural trenching equipment

Mastenbroek specializes in the design and manufacture of trenching and ancillary equipment for the worldwide pipeline and cable laying industries. The product range includes...

Borum: High quality line marking equipment

Borum is one of the world’s leading road marking machine and equipment manufacturers. The company supply best-in-class, easy to-operate road marking machines to large...

DeTect: the leader in applied remote sensing technologies

DeTect Inc specializes in applied, intelligent radar and related remote sensing technologies and systems for aviation safety, security and surveillance, drone defense and environmental...

Staunch Machinery: the leading manufacturer and supplier of construction equipment and electrical power solutions

Staunch Machinery L.T.D. is a manufacturer of construction materials and equipment, and power generators. The company is a member of Al-Nahda Industrial Group. The...

Events

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''

Africa Mining Forum, Kigali Rwanda

“Africa Mining Forum is a tailored mining INVESTMENT PLATFORM for JUNIOR MINERS AND MID CAP COMPANIES seeking investment opportunities in emerging and mature mining...

Pit-Stop for SaMoTer and Asphaltica New Dates: 3-7 March 2021

Mantovani, CEO of Veronafiere: “We must now launch a promotional path shared with the community to support the recovery of these value chains. Verona...

6th Afriwood Tanzania 2021 Woodworking Technology and Machinery Exhibition

6th Afriwood Tanzania 2021 Woodworking Technology and Machinery Exhibition The AFRIWOOD EXPO 2021 will be held from the 24th - 26th March, 2021 at Tanzania's...