March 5, 2019

Construction of new Barloworld Park Precinct in South Africa to commence

Construction works of the new Barlow Park Precinct is set to commence in May at an investment cost of US $211m. Atterbury Development Manager Derrick Pautz announced the […]
March 4, 2019

Five fit-out firms pay £7m for ‘cover bidding’

Five office fit-out companies – Fourfront, Loop, Coriolis, ThirdWay and Oakley – have agreed to pay fines totalling over £7m after admitting breaking competition law by […]
March 1, 2019

Open letter: Construction industry writes to PM regarding ‘no deal’ Brexit

Re: Impact of a ‘No Deal’ Brexit on the Construction Industry Dear Prime Minister, Whether a leaver or remainer, we all rely on the construction industry […]
March 1, 2019

South Africa construction industry on road to recovery says expert

Economist Dr Azar Jammine has expressed optimism that the construction sector, a major contributor to the economy is set to recover following Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s […]
February 19, 2019

O’Rourke finally seals UK construction finance deal

Laing O’Rourke has finally completed a refinancing deal for its UK operations after all its contracts were put under the microscope by lenders for months. Signing […]
February 19, 2019

Al Naboodah Construction Group to deliver 16 UAE projects in 2019

Senan Al Naboodah says many of the firm’s building and infrastructure schemes are linked to Expo 2020 Dubai Al Naboodah Construction Group (ANCG) plans to deliver […]
February 18, 2019

UK construction suffers from its lowest annual growth since 2012

A leading construction boss in the UK says government and councils need to provide greater transparency on project pipelines as construction output was shown to shrink […]
February 18, 2019

Security threats pose major challenge for Africa construction sector

The construction sector in Sub Saharan Africa is on a growth trajectory but a number of challenges stand on the way, key among them is security threats, […]
February 18, 2019

Buildings Under Construction for New African City on Reclaimed Land

The “Azuri Penisnula” complex will be amongst the first buildings constructed for the Eko Atlantic project, a new artificial peninsula in Lagos, Nigeria The keys of […]