Facades Smarten Up

Can innovative facades change how our buildings perform? Neha Bhatia investigates how science is improving the functionality...

“Asian construction markets too competitive for foreign...

In conversation with TAV Middle East's director, Yusuf Akcayoglu.

Demand for green buildings growing in GCC

Opportunities are plenty for suppliers of green building products in the region, a new report says.

Big Project ME Award Winners 2012

The full list of winners from the Big Project Awards 2012

Twisted Thinking

Gavin Davids examines the highest addition to Kuwait’s skyline, the Al Hamra Firdous Tower,...

By Royal Appointment

AECOM's vice president of buildings for the Middle East, Anthony McCarter, tells The Big...

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Employers Beware – BIM...

 
Big data in design and construction is coming, and it is being fuelled by Building Information Modelling (BIM). While many architecture, engineering and construction firms have been using “BIM” (or parametric modelling, as it was called back then) for years to generate their drawings,...

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Site Visit: Louvre Abu...

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