Construction

According to the federal government officials in Australia, they have made an agreement with the Senate crossbench to strengthen construction laws.The government has struck a deal with Independent Senator Derryn Hinch that would lessen the 2-year transition period for...
According to the latest annual forecast by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), UK’s construction industry is on its way to adding around 35,000 construction jobs per year over the next five years. However, such a growth would be...
According to the property firm HWBC, Dublin, Ireland saw a huge surge in office construction in 2016. The company reported that the numbers increased tenfold from the completion levels in 2015.Last year, rents for prime offices have increased by...
Kenya leads other countries in East Africa in terms of infrastructure construction, with 11 huge projects that are worth $7.9 billion, accounting for 25.6% of the region’s total investments.According to the “Deloitte Africa Construction Trends Report for 2016”, the...
According to a post on Interesting Engineering, the process of decomposing and recycling organic matter will provide the foundation for building construction in the future. Basically, the technology will be based on fungus.Over the years, scientists have been researching...
While making buildings more sustainable is nothing new, another trend in the construction industry is making waves especially among millennials — wellness buildings.Conforming to energy-efficient measures, wellness-minded design is quickly becoming popular as millennials are looking for healthier environments...
According to the latest outlook by the industry association Master Builders, the commercial construction sector in the Far North in Australia will experience a boom this 2017, with projects worth billions of dollars being underway.The association stated that the...
According to Masdar Group and Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA), construction work for the third phase of the 800-megaWatt Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai, United Arab Emirates will begin very soon.Upon completion, this project...
Government officials in Israel have finally approved plans to build more new homes in the bustling neighborhood of Gilo in the southern part of Jerusalem.According to reports, the construction plans for such a project were held up, along with...
The construction of a $1.5 billion mixed-use building has already gotten underway on Bulfinch Crossing in Boston, Massachusetts. This project, which occupies 2.9 million square feet of land, was brought to a start by the HYM Investment Group LLC...