Global project management industry looks to Saudi Arabia for growth

Sep 16, 2014

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; 16 September 2014 – Leading project management firms are focussing growing attention on the opportunities emerging in the megaprojects market of Saudi Arabia, industry experts say. According to MEED data, a total of more than 80 megaprojects each worth at least $1bn, are under way or planned for completion by 2030. This […]

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New Building Information Tool Developed by Arup for Cutting-Edge Project

Sep 15, 2014

Arup has develop a new early-stage tool for Building Information Modelling (BIM Tool) in order to help with a project for the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, better known as CERN. The new tool will be used to assist with decisions for the Future Circular Collider (FCC) project, a new particle accelerator tunnel. The new […]

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Industry’s Biggest Names Confirmed at ACE Expo Queensland 2015

Sep 12, 2014

11 September, 2014 – The foundations have been laid, exhibitors are buzzing and the dates have been set for the Australian Construction and Equipment Expo Queensland (ACE QLD 2015). This exhibition in partnership with the Construction and Mining Equipment Industry Group (CMEIG) will showcase all the major companies and brands from the construction equipment industry […]

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‘The Future of Construction Plant Hire’ conference 2014 – Peter Hansford Government Chief Construction Adviser confirmed as a guest speaker.

Sep 12, 2014

Planning and organising is in full swing for the CPA Plant Conference, in association with JCB, which will take place on 23 October 2014 at Wyboston Lakes Conference Centre, near St Neots, Cambridgeshire. The purpose of the Conference is to become the principal point of discussion for construction plant issues in the UK. The focus of the […]

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Impressive balance sheet from A to E, and a new attendance record in the history of steinexpo

Sep 11, 2014

6 September 2014: The leading manufacturers of construction machinery, suppliers of mineral processing equipment, suppliers of add-on equipment and service providers agree: The ninth steinexpo 2014 quarry demonstration exhibition from 3 to 6 September was a huge success! 254 exhibitors in the MHI Nieder-Ofleiden basalt quarry successfully played host to 48,130 visitors, of which 93% […]

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BAM in for Tower Light’s VB9

Sep 11, 2014

TowerLight UK have confirmed an order for fifteen VB9 lighting sets from the construction giant, BAM Nuttall Ltd. The VB9 is Tower Light’s flagship product and incorporates a host of environmentally biased features which combines reduced operator costs alongside making a significant contribution to help preserve the wider environment. BAM Nuttall, who are listed as […]

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Saudi Arabia’s long-term projects market robust, with $55bn forecast to be awarded in 2014

Sep 11, 2014

MEED’s Saudi Mega Transport & Infrastructure Projects conference to detail challenges and opportunities in kingdom’s transportation and infrastructure sectors Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; 09 September 2014 – Saudi Arabia is set to remain the Middle East’s largest projects market for the foreseeable future as the kingdom focuses on job creation and the diversification of its economy. […]

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Recognition is near to hand

Sep 10, 2014

The organisers of the World Demolition Summit 2014 are delighted to announce the shortlists for the 2014 World Demolition Awards following assessment by the international panel of judges of all the entries received. The winners of each category will be announced at the 2014 World Demolition Summit that will be held at the NH Grand […]

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Australia Prepares for Major Construction Equipment Trade Show

Sep 10, 2014

Australia is preparing for one of the country’s major construction events, the Australian Construction Equipment Expo (ACE Expo). The event is to be held next spring at Eagle Farm in Brisbane, capital city of the state of Queensland, followed by a Winter exhibition in Melbourne, Victoria at the Melbourne Showgrounds. [Image Source] The event, which […]

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Building in China Big plans, big projects

Sep 10, 2014

Between November 25 to 28, 2014 it will be time for the seventh edition of bauma China, the International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Construction Vehicles and Equipment, taking place at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). Despite the current downturn in the Chinese economy, there are still many building projects […]

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Construction Scotland’s Inaugural Conference set for October

Sep 09, 2014

A free inaugural conference is to be held in Glasgow by Construction Scotland this October. The conference will be taking place on Tuesday the 7th of that month at Glasgow’s Grand Central Hotel, and will be attended by a number of prominent figures. Those who wish to register and attend will be able to do […]

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