The Green Movement has given many a chance to rise to the occasion of setting an environmentally friendly city. Over the past decade, Green Building sectors have been the fastest contributors towards environmental deterioration. This is evident in the rise in C02 emissions, energy use, landfill waste, and water and electricity consumption. Recent reports showcased alarming statistics of 68% electricity consumption, followed by nearly 40% of energy use and 38% in terms of CO2 emissions.
Every year, millions of people flock to the beautiful white-coral beaches of Cancún to take a vacation. This paradise city in Mexico features colorful contrasts of high-rise buildings and seascapes, hosting a blend of residential and tourist ambition.
Three-day automotive services industry exhibition to take place from 14-16 December 2021 at Dubai World Trade Centre Dubai, UAE: Automechanika Dubai, the Middle East and Africa’s largest automotive service industry trade fair, will run in December 2021, with a host of new and returning features designed to keep thousands of professionals up-to-date on the latest market trends.
UK-based Ardent Hire Solutions has ordered 525 loadall telescopic handlers from JCB in the UK, in a deal worth £26 million (€30 million). The giant order, which also includes 25 of JCB’s 3CX backhoe loaders, sees the company expand its fleet as the country’s equipment market starts to rebound from the Covid-19 pandemic.
With UAE’s recent release on National Guidelines for Smart Construction, many have taken to transition towards being a more technologically-advanced organization. In support of the 2021 Vision, Innovation Week is an impeccable platform for UAE to celebrate being the top innovator in the Arab World. Not only have these set standards for leading engineering and construction firms within the GCC region, but have also given a chance for global and up and coming firms to follow suit. Smart building as an umbrella term has been a vast category giving rise to several technologies such as: Occupancy sensors, Building Dashboard, Electro-chromic windows and indoor positioning systems. Smart building assets such as Internet Of Things (IoT), Intelligent Building Management Systems (iBMS) and Next Generation Power Systems are the powerhouses that generate efficiency within any smart building project.
Recent technological advancements have been known to create impending changes within the construction industry. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV’s) or better known as, drones are being increasingly utilized by many construction and engineering firms. Bearing in mind, the impact of COVID-19 within the region, many have turned to the use of drones to help maintain vital Health and Safety standards.