While select developers and contractors continue to resist or misunderstand BIM, experts are optimistic about the technology’s uptake in the Gulf’s construction sector
How the short-term budgeting of project procurement impacts the efficiency of operations, and how systemic change is needed to break the vicious cycle
F&B outlets are critical elements of the Gulf’s multi-use, leisure, and entertainment properties, but poor ventilation and maintenance could lead to losses for their owners
Imdaad group CEO Jamal Abdulla Lootah talks about an astute plan for the success of UAE’s Barakah Nuclear Power Plant
Middle Eastern contractors can pursue contractual claims through bilateral investment treaty (BIT) arbitration, which offers benefits over traditional models
While livability continues to pose a challenge for regional master-planners, the UAE clearly has no intention of taking its foot off the gas when it ...
Government plans to overhaul and expand Dubai’s sewerage infrastructure demonstrate the emirate’s unwillingness to prioritise style over substance
‘Designing-in’ contemporary security theories and technologies will lead to the development of safer entertainment and leisure projects in the GCC
Abu Dhabi and Dubai may have traditionally garnered the lion’s share of attention when it comes to UAE construction, but Sharjah is quietly gaining ground ...
Saudi Arabia has the potential to grow into a world-class entertainment hub, providing that this transition is handled in a culturally sensitive manner
Rapid advancements within the field of technology could provide answers to many of the perennial challenges faced by the UAE’s construction community
Dubai is placing much faith in the power of Building Information Modelling (BIM) to help it deliver the cities of the future, but could virtual ...
Westin Doha Hotel & Spa benefitted from the integration of MEP systems at the design stage, a practice that should become standard across the industry
Collaboration with BIM will enhance communication and trust among stakeholders
The design and coordination of healthcare buildings is by its very nature challenging, JPW's managing director, Gary Walton, says
Dubai-based Sanctum Consult’s CEO Craig Beeson talks about a long-term solution for water and food production in the GCC
Water management firms are finding innovative methods to counter water crises in the Middle East
PMV Middle East points to the growing signs of the increasing interconnectivity of plant, machinery and vehicles on the jobsite
Restrata’s David Nicholls explains how plans by the UAE's ESMA to enforce tyre digital pressure monitoring are a logical consequence of local tyre safety issues
Based on the perspective, safety can be a requirement, a necessity or a luxury, but this month’s issue of PMV makes it clear which way ...
fmME explores the various aspects of high-access cleaning, and the importance manufacturers and rental companies are placing on sustainability
FM companies that fail to communicate news and press material to the right industry platforms are missing out on the business benefits of doing so
Smart elevators are not only futuristic in operation but are energy efficient and easier to maintain, so why are we not seeing more of them ...
In a ConstructionWeekOnline exclusive, Aaron Fletcher, head of construction at Randstad MENA, analyses how the region's construction recruitment market is shaping up