Though reports indicate a stagnant market for Q1 2018, is Dubai property finally showing stability, or are further declines on the horizon?
What impact will FIDIC’s newly introduced requirement for engineers to act ‘neutrally’ have on the construction schemes under way in the Middle East?
The Middle East’s construction sector appears to be gaining an international flavour as the team begins to compile this year’s Construction Week Power 100 list
With pressure mounting to build faster, better, and cheaper, prefabrication presents an opportunity to boost efficiency while at the same time cutting costs
Facebook is far removed from the Middle East’s construction sector, but its problems serve as reminders of why businesses all over the world must adopt ...
Transport electrification may spark an industrial revolution, increasing the need to build a charging infrastructure in anticipation of a battery-powered car boom
The increasing demand for green energy projects in the Middle East means regional contractors must be attuned to the delivery requirements of these schemes
My short flights to and from Muscat for the CW Oman Awards 2018 make me wonder whether the Gulf’s contractors are ready for an airport ...
Christine O’Callaghan, commercial manager, Off-Site Engineering Solutions
Saeed Al Abbar, managing director at AESG shares his insight on the building trends the construction industry should look out for in 2018
Rapid advancements within the field of technology could provide answers to many of the perennial challenges faced by the UAE’s construction community
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
Reflections on the industry from PMV Middle East’s editor of the last three years, as he moves on seemingly just as the winds of change ...
How the short-term budgeting of project procurement impacts the efficiency of operations, and how systemic change is needed to break the vicious cycle
PMV Middle East points to the growing signs of the increasing interconnectivity of plant, machinery and vehicles on the jobsite
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 ...
In a ConstructionWeekOnline exclusive, Aaron Fletcher, head of construction at Randstad MENA, analyses how the region's construction recruitment market is shaping up