UK-based consultant WSP has won a contract from international contractor J&P Overseas for the 45-km New Orbital Highway, in Qatar.
The project involves the construction of dual five-lane highways and a two-lane truck highway as well
British engineering company Balfour Beatty on Wednesday rejected Carillion's third merger proposal, saying it failed to address the risks in the deal and only represented a small increase in value.
Carillion had gone public wi
Bahrain’s construction sector has grown by 40 per cent since January, it was revealed yesterday ahead of a major construction event.
The figures were released as Bahrain steps up preparations for the annual GCC Construction
Doosan Construction Equipment is set to showcase its latest products for quarrying, mining, construction and recycling markets from Doosan Heavy, Bobcat, Doosan Portable Power and Montabert at an exhibition in Germany.
The foundation for the main building of Busaiteen Social Centre has been completed, Ministry of Works Assistant Undersecretary for Construction and Maintenance Projects Mona Al Motawa has revealed.
Work is currently under way to constru
The volume of announced and planned projects in the UAE in 2014 is expected to be worth $315 billion, and as of May 2014, $212 billion worth of construction projects were under construction, a new report said.
The UAE’s cons
Eight new parks are being developed by the Abu Dhabi City Municipality in Baniyas town, on the outskirts of UAE’s capital, said a report.
The work has already begun on four of these parks, while designs for constructing four other
UAE-based Arabian Construction Company (ACC) has won the construction contract for a major commercial project being developed by Emaar Middle East in Jeddah.
Work on Emaar Square will commence soon and ACC will build three buildin
Saudi Aramco has assured Saudi contractors that they would be given an opportunity to participate in the project to build 11 major stadiums in various parts of the kingdom, a report said.
Saudi Aramco has been authorised by the Cu
An investigation has been launched into a worksite accident in Bahrain in which two labourers were crushed to death.
Work has also been halted at Al Kobaisi Company in Hidd's industrial area, where a cement wall collapsed on top of