Construction

Whether your operators are job site veterans or just getting their boots dirty, the 644K Hybrid Loader will make them more productive and efficient. The hybrid-electric powertrain with reduced mechanical complexity delivers amazing responsiveness for efficient stockpiling, ramp climbing,...
Employment has increased by 93,000 quarter-on-quarter. This is according to figures released in Statistics South Africa's (Stats SA’s) quarterly employment report on Monday. This is a growth of 1% compared to the same quarter last year. Jobs increased in community...
For the first time, regional and national construction contractors in the UK will gather for the Building Plymouth Supply Chain Roadshow that will take place this January in Devon and Cornwall. Its purpose is to drive a joined-up approach...
The Irish Independent yesterday reported that Global pharmaceutical company, Pfizer has scrapped their planned €400m expansion of an Irish plant which would have seen 350 permanently employed staff along with 1,250 construction jobs.The company sought planning permission earlier this...
Around 10,000 compliance certificates for construction materials have been issued by the Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL) of the Dubai Municipality, covering a wide range of products. The materials include different batches of concrete blocks, pre-fabricated iron sheets, glass, adhesives,...
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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...
''The decline in world oil prices is good for the aluminium industry but does not help the national micro-economy''  said H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, UAE Minister of Finance, and Chairman of Dubai Aluminium...
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...
The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) expect construction starts to slow down to a moderate pace this 2017, as markets lose steam after the building extravaganza in the previous year.Explaining the forecast, ABC chief economist Anirban Basu said: “The U.S....