NEWS

US $19.6m solar plant opens in Uganda

The 10MW Tororo solar plant in Eastern Uganda has been officially opened. This is the first photovoltaic (PV) system in Uganda, and also one...

PROJECTS

Tilisi

Tilisi to Raise the Bar in Property Development

Limuru, a section of Kenya’s vibrant Kiambu County, will soon host a mini-city and a world-class residential and commercial community. The project, named Tilisi,...
The Elegance

The Elegance

The Elegance, a commercial building in Nairobi, Kenya, designed by Aleem Manji Architects, broke ground in February 2016 and has already garnered the attention...

MANAGING

Great Managers

10 Habits that Set Apart Great Managers from Just Managers

Construction Industry is one which involves a number of people working towards a specific goal at any given time. As such, Construction Managers must...

3 factors that destroy construction equipment

Many contractors are exposing their construction equipment to factors that lead to their not working albeit unintentionally. Fortunately, with remote monitoring, contractors have the...

TIT BITS

Africa’s tallest buildings

Africa’s tallest buildings

Not since the early seventies has Africa seen a scramble for the skies as is evident today. The Carlton Center in South Africa has...
Driving Near a Construction Site

6 Ways to Avoid Accidents When Driving Near a Construction Site

Developing countries in Africa are characterized by their heavy investment in Infrastructure.For this reason, it becomes nearly impossible to drive around major towns in...

ASSOCIATIONS

The Association of Quantity Surveyors of South Africa on value management...

The Association of Quantity Surveyors of South Africa is encouraging players from the construction sector to drive down construction costs and improve the function...