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PROJECT QATAR 2017 WORKSHOP SERIES HIGHLIGHTS ADVANCED QUALITY AND SUSTAINABILITY IN CONSTRUCTION
Sessions discuss construction codes in GCC, global best practices, quality assessment and sustainability in building design....
Sessions Discuss Construction, Sustainability, Advance Construction, Mark Johnson, World Best Practice, Muhammed Farooque, Samer Deaïbess, Joe Azzarello, Kohler Co., RICS, Smart Services, Rob Jackson, Ed James, MEED, IFP Qatar
THE DUBAI TRANSFORMATION
In the past years, the GCC has experienced a record boom in the infrastructure sector and construction industry, with two-thirds of the projects being undertaken in the UAE. Dubai has transformed itself into the region´s commercial and entertainment hub seeing a major boost in the construction sector accounting for 8.4 per cent of the total GDP in 2014, and making it a strategic location for some of the world´s biggest construction and real estate companies. ...
CYNTHIA CORBY, Infrastructure, GDP, Residential, Healthcare, Commercial, Hospitality, Infrastructure, Expo 2020, Dubailand, Business Bay, Silicon Oasis, DEWA, Power Plant, Jebel Ali
SAFETY FIRST!
The forecast for projects planned and underway in the GCC in 2015 is US$ 172 billion, the highest on record to date, as per MEED Projects. And, as a recent Deloitte report rightly points out, this is all against a backdrop of declining oil prices, continuing political unrest and International Monetary Fund (IMF) growth forecast across the GCC....
GCC, MEED Projects, International Monetary Fund, Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Infrastructure, GCC Powers Of Construction 2015, Ahmad Jassim Al Jolo, QSE, Central Planning Office, Rail, Road, Metro, Ministry Of Municipality And Urban Planning
TAKING THE LEAD
The GCC´s construction market will hit a record of $144 billion in 2016, driven by mega-projects for World Expo 2020 in Dubai, 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar, smart cities and infrastructure, according to a report ´Middle East Major Construction Programmes´ by EC Harris. The report further states that mega projects in the GCC are expected to reach $1 trillion by 2030....
GCC´S Construction, World Expo 2020, 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar, Smart Cities, Infrastructure, Middle East Major Construction Programmes, MEED, GDP, EDB, Aluminum Bahrain, Al-Jazair Beach, Investment Projects, Amwaj Island Bridges, Al Nakheel Resort, Sh Jaber Al Ahmed Al Subah Highway Upgrade Project Alba
TECH TALK
G SATHIAMOORTHY highlights the water and power technology trends in the GCC. black & Veatch has been serving communities in the Middle East since the 1920s, undertaking projects that enhance the quality of life - power generation to support economic development, and water and sanitation to improve health....
G Sathiamoorthy, GCC, Water, Power Technology, Black & Veatch, MEED, Infra Structure, Investment, Generation, Turbines, Wastewater Treatment Technology, Wastewater Streams, CHP, Renewable Projects, Abu Dhabi Distribution Company
GCC PROJECT CHALLENGES MOUNT AS CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY REACHES PEAK
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 13 April 2015 - GCC projects market will continue to grow in 2015 despite lower oil prices and evidence that some government clients are deferring capital investment plans, projects industry experts have told MEED....
GCC Projects, MEED, Ed James, O’Sullivan, Riyadh Chamber Of Commerce & Industry, Faisal Alsharif, Mashreq, Ahmed Al-Jolo, Hamad Port, Port, Khazzan Tight Gas Project, Sulaiman Al-Hudaili, Seiraf, Star Engineering Consultancy, Dubai Marina
TRANSFORMING TRANSPORTATION
When the first phase of the Dubai Metro got the green signal in 2009, it was a turning point for the infrastructure and construction industry in the Middle East....
GCC, Dubai Metro, Markaz, Roads, Oman, MEED, Saudi Arabia, Batinah Expressway, Richard Pavitt, Abdul Aziz Road, FIFA 2022 World Cup, Qatar, Vehicles, Rail Transport, UAE
THE $80 DANGER MARK
The IMF has delivered a bombshell! While maintaining its 4.5-per-cent growth forecast for GCC countries in 2014 and 2015 despite risks arising from a slide in oil prices, it has warned that the six-nation bloc may see its current-account surplus decline by $175 billion to $100 billion next year if oil prices stay at around $80 a barrel. ...
IMF, GCC, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, UAE, Construction Projects, Arabtec, Drake, Scull, Gulf
GCC PROJECT PROSPECTS
Going by the spectrum of planned and ongoing construction activities, the GCC countries seem to be back on the business of building big and how! The scenario of big projects in this part of the world is well past the recovery mode now and gaining...
Construction, GCC, Investment, MEED, Saudi Arabia, Projects, Hospitality, Residential Projects, Rail Networks, Dubai Metro
RISE IN QATAR CONSTRUCTION COSTS EXPECTED
The construction industry in Qatar will have to deal with soaring costs as the country gears up for the staging of its biggest event yet. According to the Tender Price Index for Qatar, prepared by MEED Cost Indices, costs in 2017 will be 18 per cent higher than current price levels. The rise in costs will strain the country's supply chain, ultimately impacting the value of contract awards from 2013 onwards, reaching a peak of $40 bn in 2017. With supplies secured and a port capable of handlin...
Construction Industry In Qatar, MEED Cost Indices, Strain The Country's Supply Chain
THE TORCH BEARER
With projects worth US$ 250 billion under construction, Qatar readies to usher in the future with Project Qatar - a destination of choice for regional and international industry professionals....
Project Qatar, Qatar, Middle East, MEED, Infrastructure Projects, Qatar National Vision, Property Prices, FIFA World Cup, Qatar-Bahrain Causeway, Lusail Expressway, Barzan Gas Project, Qatar Railways Development Company
PROCESSING CLEAN AIR
Winner of the GCC Oil & Gas Project of the Year Award at the MEED Quality Awards for Projects 2011, BAPCO’s gas desulphurisation refinery project is an initiative of Faisal Al-Mahroos, Chief Executive of the company....
Gulf, GCC Oil & Gas Project, MEED Quality Awards, BAPCO, Desulphurisation Refinery, Faisal Al-Mahroos, Sitra Refinery, Emission
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