December 2017

12
Dec

The Modi government wants to build over 83,000 km of roads—enough to go around the Earth twice

After almost three-and-a-half years in power, the Narendra Modi government is making an audacious bet on infrastructure to try and kickstart India’s sputtering economy. In the next five years, the government plans to build 83,677 kilometres (km) of roads by spending a staggering Rs7 lakh crore ($108 billion). This is the largest-ever outlay for road construction in India and the

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11
Dec

Sydney Now has a Record 350 Cranes on its Skyline

Construction growth in NSW continuing.  The expansion in the industry is evident as Sydney now has a Record 350 Cranes on its Skyline According to research compiled by RLB, Sydney now has a record 350 cranes over its city centra & metropolitan region over the Q4 2017 up to October of 2017. This represents an increase of 16 cranes from 334 when

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4
Dec

Coming up – $7bln mega project in heart of Dubai

Azizi Developments has announced plans to launch a mega community in the heart of Dubai. The project, whose name is yet to be announced, will have a distinctly British feel, with themes and elements influenced by contemporary British culture and way of living. The development will comprise residential, commercial and retail space, with 105 mid-rise and high-rise residential buildings featuring

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