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Gulf business events, information, photos and data for Saudi, UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain and more. http://alpha.arabianindustry.com/construction/?service=rss Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:36:48 +0400 www.arabianindustry.com http://www.arabianindustry.com Arabian Industry - Construction http://alpha.arabianindustry.com/construction/?service=rss 144 16 en ITP Digital Ltd. 2017 webmaster@www.arabianindustry.com (webmaster) Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:36:48 +0400 20 Hotel operators need to understand retrofitting, say experts http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/hotel-operators-need-to-understand-retrofitting-say-experts-5832294/ It is important that a hotel operator is mature when it comes to understanding retrofits, say experts News | Construction Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:20:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/hotel-operators-need-to-understand-retrofitting-say-experts-5832294/ Number of GCC contract awards drop in 2017, expert says http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/number-of-gcc-contract-awards-drop-in-2017-expert-says-5832164/ The number of contracts awarded this year has fallen despite an increase in tender activity, an expert has said News | Construction Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:42:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/number-of-gcc-contract-awards-drop-in-2017-expert-says-5832164/ Abu Dhabi extends $50m to develop Maldives airport http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/abu-dhabi-extends-50m-to-develop-maldives-airport-5831787/ Abu Dhabi Fund for Development's concessionary loan will reportedly help build new and expand existing facilities at the Velana International Airport in Male News | Construction Thu, 19 Oct 2017 06:29:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/abu-dhabi-extends-50m-to-develop-maldives-airport-5831787/ $26m worth of equipment used for Abu Dhabi WorldSkills competition http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/26m-worth-of-equipment-used-for-abu-dhabi-worldskills-competition-5831969/ Equipment for the first WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 has been estimated to cost around $26m (AED94m), according to Ali Al Marzouqi, CEO of the competition News | Construction Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:46:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/26m-worth-of-equipment-used-for-abu-dhabi-worldskills-competition-5831969/ Bahrain attracts $200m of manufacturing, logistics investment in H1 2017 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/bahrain-attracts-200m-of-manufacturing-logistics-investment-in-h1-2017-5831982/ Bahrain’s manufacturing and logistics sector attracted more than $200m of investment during the first half of 2017, according to the Bahrain Economic Development Board News | Construction Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:42:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/bahrain-attracts-200m-of-manufacturing-logistics-investment-in-h1-2017-5831982/ DP World expands Jebel Ali Port Terminal 3 by 1.5 million TEU http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/dp-world-expands-jebel-ali-port-terminal-3-by-15-million-teu-5831995/ DP World will add 1.5 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) to Container Terminal 3 at Jebel Ali Port to boost the facility's container handling productivity News | Construction Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:30:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/dp-world-expands-jebel-ali-port-terminal-3-by-15-million-teu-5831995/ Saudi sovereign wealth fund forms $507m-worth ESCO http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/saudi-sovereign-wealth-fund-forms-507m-worth-esco-5831735/ Public Investment Fund has established Super Esco, which will fund and manage the retrofit of government and public-sector buildings in the kingdom News | Construction Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/19/saudi-sovereign-wealth-fund-forms-507m-worth-esco-5831735/ Multiplex Constructions wins contract to build Address Residences Jumeirah Resort http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/18/multiplex-constructions-wins-contract-to-build-address-residences-jumeirah-resort-5831605/ The resort will be a 77 storey twin tower development with an effective built up area of approximately 257,000sq m News | Construction Wed, 18 Oct 2017 03:00:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/18/multiplex-constructions-wins-contract-to-build-address-residences-jumeirah-resort-5831605/ Ramboll: Unclear client requirements an obstacle to BIM adoption http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/18/ramboll-unclear-client-requirements-an-obstacle-to-bim-adoption-5831748/ Challenges related to BIM implementation "start on day one" due to lack of clarity on the part of clients, Andrew Darlington tells Construction Week News | Construction Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:34:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/18/ramboll-unclear-client-requirements-an-obstacle-to-bim-adoption-5831748/ Messe Frankfurt to support SDiB conference in Iran http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/18/messe-frankfurt-to-support-sdib-conference-in-iran-5832008/ Messe Frankfurt is supporting the first Safety Design in Buildings (SDiB) conference on 22 November in Teheran, Iran News | Construction Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:12:00 +0400 http://www.arabianindustry.com//construction/news/2017/oct/18/messe-frankfurt-to-support-sdib-conference-in-iran-5832008/