The Big 5

The Big 5

Big climate focus

The region’s top construction showcase, The Big 5 will open its doors in Dubai this month, bringing not only the products and services the region needs to build its mega...

The Big 5

Great expertise!

Gulf Construction speaks to SIMON PENNEY, His Majesty’s Trade Commissioner for the Middle East, about the importance of the GCC market to the UK and the moves under way...

Environment

Environment

Cement sector can do more: WCA

Gulf Construction caught up with IAN RILEY, CEO of World Cement Association (WCA), following the association’s recent annual conference in Dubai to discuss what actions...

Jeddah

Jeddah

Gateway to growth

Jeddah’s construction market offers ample opportunities for growth not only because the Red Sea port city is the gateway to the holy cities of Makkah and Madinah but also...

Jeddah

Global destination on way

Construction work is under way on an ambitious project to redevelop the heart of Jeddah and create a global destination.  The estimated SR75-billion ($20 billion...

Bathrooms

Bathrooms

New design centre inaugurated

Ideal Standard, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of innovative bathroom solutions, has officially inaugurated its Dubai Design and Specification Centre in...

Scaffolding & Formwork

Paints & Coatings

Paints & Coatings

A rosy future awaits

The buoyant construction industry in the Middle East is providing tailwinds to the paints and coatings market which is estimated to rise to $7.5 billion in value over the...

Focus: Construction Delays

Legally Bound

Manufacturers & Procurement

Regional News

Saudi Focus

UAE Focus

Events

Events

Mega showcase for booming market

Thousands of trade visitors thronged the 32nd Saudi Build exhibition at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Centre last month (November 14 to 17), which...

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