Diversification is helping the chemicals industry grow in the Middle East
What should the construction industry be striving to achieve in 2019?
The construction industry has always been a yardstick to measure a city’s ambition – so what's next for Dubai and the GCC?
Regional megaprojects have achieved major milestones despite some market challenges in 2018
The GCC's multitrillion-dollar megaprojects need revamped contract procurement strategies
With flying taxis and voice-activated technology, smart cities are coming to the GCC
Dubai's investments to enhance its historic neighbourhoods are creating opportunities for construction firms
The future of architecture and property development relied on a massive dose of examination and study, says Imkan's chief executive officer Walid El Hindi
Once viewed as an alternative power source, solar energy is rapidly gaining favour with forward-looking construction contractors, such as CCC and ALEC
Digital transformation can benefit the fragile and fragmented construction sector, but only if industry professionals are ready to embrace a new way of doing business
Adopting technology such as BIM remains a challenge for the global rail industry, but some Middle East stakeholders are paving the way for greater digitisation ...
The future of architecture and property development relies on extensive study, Imkan's Walid El Hindi says
A booming project pipeline will increase competition in the Middle East’s fiercely contested hospitality market, and a drive to be different will create new challenges ...
Like new global arenas, the Middle East's emerging football stadiums must be designed as sustainable and "immersive" facilities for regional spectators
With pressure mounting to build faster, better, and cheaper, prefabrication presents an opportunity to boost efficiency while at the same time cutting costs
Sameer Daoud, group chief development officer and managing director for Drake and Scull International (DSI), explains why VAT is not such a bad thing
Dan Mizesko, managing partner, US Chillers, writes about retrofit solutions that can help modernise chillers
James Mowat, manager – international, MEP building services recruitment consultant, Energi People, writes about the MEP recruitment market in the region
Richard Sweatt, the Middle East representative of Euro Auctions, provides insights into the demand for used construction and agriculture equipment
Are we missing the point by knocking down our cities’ older structures and building shiny new ones in its place?
A new waste disposal fee from the Dubai Municipality will come into effect this May that targets industries and factories
CAFM, BIM and BMS systems might sound like jargon, but contrary to popular belief it’s a much smarter way to carry out FM operations, give ...
The first part (fmME issue 1301, p17) of the worksplace safety, columnist Simon Stirzaker highlighted some of the more fundamental causes for accidents at the ...
Salary hikes will play a key role in the holistic staff management efforts needed to close the talent gap
Chances are your job application has been rejected by a résumé-reading robot – welcome to the 21st century
Construction contractors in the Middle East all face similar challenges, but the UAE’s expat retiree visa may solve some local industry problems in the long ...
Millennials can learn from the Middle East’s construction gurus – but are they being provided patient guidance?