• Investcorp completes first EU real estate portfolio


    Bahrain-based Investcorp, a leading global provider and manager of alternative investment products, said it has completed its first European real estate portfolio following the acquisition of seven additional assets.

  • Kuwait's Sheikh Jaber causeway to open by 2018-end


    Kuwait said over 80 per cent of the work on its ambitious $3-billion Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmad Al Sabah Causeway (also known as The Al Sabbiya bridge) has been completed and the project will be ready by the end of 2018, said a report.

  • Schneider Electric showcases innovative solutions


    Schneider Electric, a major player in energy management and automation, is showcasing its comprehensive portfolio of hitech solutions - from IoT products to software suites and digital services - at the ongoing Wetex expo in Dubai, UAE.

  • Empower's district cooling capacity to hit 1.34m RT


    UAE-based Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) said its district cooling capacity has been on the rise and is poised to hit 1.34 million RT (refrigeration tonnes) by the end of this year.

  • Metropolitan signs up for Bahrain property expo


    Metropolitan Holding, a leading player involved in property development and international real estate, has signed up as a signature sponsor for the upcoming Bahrain International Property Exhibition (Bipex 2017).

  • Emirates Insolaire to install coloured solar panels in Dubai


    Emirates Insolaire, a joint venture between Dubai Investments and SwissInso Holding, a leading European pioneer in solar technologies, is planing to install coloured solar panels on buildings across Dubai, UAE.

  • Dubai real estate trade value tops $55bn


    Dubai Land Department (DLD) has announced that the total value of real estate transactions for the first nine months surged to hit Dh204 billion ($55.5 billion). It was achieved through 52,170 transactions.

  • GE showcases 'Future of Power Generation’ at Dubai expo


    GE is showcasing the future of power generation with its industry-leading solutions including 9E Max gas turbine upgrades, ultra-supercritical steam technology and smart grid solutions at the ongoing Wetex expo in Dubai.

  • DP World, DCCE in deal to use crowdfunding for warehouses


    Dubai-based global marine terminal operator DP World and Dubai Carbon Centre of Excellence (DCCE) have signed an agreement to use crowdfunding, and innovative Fintech tools, to power the retrofitting of warehouses in Mina Rashid, Dubai.

  • Acwa Power to unveil mega projects at Wetex


    Acwa Power, a leading developer of power generation and water desalination plants, is showcasing its latest mega projects at the Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (Wetex 2017), which opened today in Dubai.

  • UAE's DC Pro opens two new offices in Australia


    DC Pro Engineering, a leading UAE-based engineering consultancy firm, has expanded its operations in the Asia-Pacific region with the opening of two new offices in Australia at Perth and Melbourne.

  • Australian furniture maker Schiavello opens regional HQ


    Schiavello, one of Australia’s oldest manufacturers of high‑end furniture, has opened its new regional headquarters at Dubai Design District as part of its expansion strategy for the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region.

Building & Construction Window


Construction News

Investcorp completes first EU real estate portfolio

Bahrain-based Investcorp, a leading global provider and manager of alternative investment products, said it has completed its first European real estate portfolio following the acquisition of seven additional assets....



Digital Edition



EnglishArabic












Gulf construction - January 2016


Construction work on six of at least eight venues that will be in used for the 2022 Fifa World Cup in Qatar is currently in progress, said a report. Battered by criticism,...


Ras Al Khaimah played host to an impressive Volvo Construction Equipment range at an ...


Work at the Riyadh Metro site is progressing well with the majority of the main stations ready and the project likely to be completed in 2019, said a...





Despite the slump in oil prices, Bahrain is pushing ahead with its key projects, which in 2016 could spell good news for the aviation and hospitality sectors, says ...


Following their merger, Dorma and Kaba have launched innovative solutions for doors and access...


Tnemec’s Aerolon thermal insulation coating is designed to provide superior thermal protection for pipes, valves, tanks and structural steel, while ensuring tight ...








The Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia is developing mega industrial cities with world-scale industrial ventures including the world’s largest chemical complex built in...


Chomarat and Norafin have joined forces to create the latest Rotafilm Neo fibreglass ...


It’s important that pest control operators study and understand the lifecycle of ...





Peax plans to increase its market share in the rental sector by introducing the latest technology and backing it up with excellent customer service. The future for the ...


Gulf Construction, launched over 35 years ago, is an authoritative and respected journal that ...








Gulf Construction updates you with the latest calendar of events from the Middle East and beyond.   JANUARY 10-13: Cementex, an exhibition of cement, ...


An upcoming trade event for the steel fabrication and metal working industry is looking at leveraging the rising demand from core sectors of the industry in the UAE and the...


HOLLY BLACKWELL* discusses the position regarding adjudication in the Gulf and how Singapore has sought clarity in a particular Fidic DAB decision. The call for ...





Gulf Construction, September, 1988: Work on the King Fahad International Airport in Saudi Arabia is progressing at a steady ...


With more than 10,000 construction projects currently active in the GCC, the demand for glass and glass related products is ...


Safety Design in Buildings (SDiB), an initiative co-founded with Intersec, a leading trade fair for security, safety and fire ...








Regional Videos

prev
  • next