Latest News for: Africa construction


Agility opens new logistics park in Maputo, Mozambique

Gulf Daily News 15 Apr 2021
The new 290,000 sq m Agility park is strategically located on the new Maputo ring road in the Marracuene-Chiongo district, providing easy access to the burgeoning Maputo market and road connections to the major highways leading to large markets in the north of Mozambique and to South Africa.  ... Geoffrey White, CEO Agility Africa, said.

Australia to build world's largest radio telescope

Sina 15 Apr 2021
The SKA is a collaboration between 16 countries, including Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, South Korea, the Netherlands, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Britain. Global construction is due to begin in the second half of this year with work expected to begin in WA from early 2022 ... .

Juwi to add 13.6 MWp of solar to hybrid microgrid at Aussie gold mine

Renewables Now 15 Apr 2021
Juwi’s Australian business has so far finalised three hybrid projects in the country and is managing the construction of another group of four, including Gruyere. Its fifth hybrid project is in South Africa, where it is currently building a 10-MW solar farm for another gold miner, the German company added ....

China controls key infrastructural, construction in Ghana, Nigeria, others – Report

Joy Online 14 Apr 2021
China’s influence in Africa continues to grow as almost 50% of key infrastructural or construction works in Ghana are held by Chinese contractors, according to data from Fitch Solutions, research arm of ratings agency, Fitch ... China’s dominance in Sub-Saharan Africa’s rail and ...

First solar tower power plant in North Africa to be built in Algeria

DZ Breaking 14 Apr 2021
ALGIERS- The first solar tower power plant in North Africa will be built in Algeria. The power plant will be constructed in Boughezoul, on the northern edge of the Sahara desert, and will serve primarily as a pilot and research facility.

In Ethiopia’s war, a retreat worthy of African ideals

Nazret 14 Apr 2021
Abiy wrote, “Only an Ethiopia at peace, with a government bound by humane norms of conduct, can play a constructive role across the Horn of Africa and beyond.” National elections in June will determine what impact the conflict has on Abiy’s dream of forging a new Ethiopian identity of national unity.

Raubex builds solid order book following a weaker 2021 profit

Independent online (SA) 14 Apr 2021
A number of other contract opportunities had been tendered for in the South African construction sector, with bids under adjudication and pending award. “The group is encouraged by South Africa’s economic reconstruction and recovery plan … and the report on progress set out in the State of the Nation address on February 11.” ...

Mega deals flow in Abu Dhabi as SpaceX investor IHC buys 45% in construction giant Alpha Dhabi

Gulf News 13 Apr 2021
Abu Dhabi’s International Holding Company – whose interests span farming in Africa to space ventures – has acquired 45 per cent of Alpha Dhabi Holding, the construction and real estate focussed business group.

Outgoing Miss Sundowns Kadija Makhanya reflects on difficult year

Independent online (SA) 13 Apr 2021
"I landed up going to so many communities virtually,” she said ... From Umlazi, the 24-year-old civil engineering student said her goal was to specialise in construction management and contribute to infrastructure development in South Africa and Africa ... The pageant began in 2010, and today it has become one of the most coveted titles in South Africa.

Egypt's Foreign Minister Sends Letter to UN on Cairo's Position Regarding Ethiopian Dam

Urdu Point 13 Apr 2021
... regarding construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) in Ethiopia, the ministry's spokesperson stated on Tuesday ... The dam has been under construction on the Blue Nile River in Ethiopia since 2011 and is expected to become the largest dam in Africa when completed.

GERD at risk of collapse due to earthquakes, volcanic land in Ethiopia: professor

Egypt Independent 13 Apr 2021
During a phone call to the “On My Responsibility” program on the Sada al-Balad satellite channel, Sharaqy pointed out that several dams that have been built in Africa have collapsed due to natural hazards, while the executive company behind the GERD had constructed several dams that had also collapsed.

Artificial Intelligence in Construction Market Size, Share, Trends | AI in Construction Industry Overview Report, 2021-2027

The Sentinel Newspaper 13 Apr 2021
applies the most effective of each primary and secondary analysis to weighs upon the competitive landscape and also the outstanding market players expected to dominate Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Construction Market place for the forecast 2020– 2025 ... What Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Construction Market Report Will Provide?.

Middle East and Africa (MEA)Railway Construction Projects Report 2021: Focus on Saudi Arabia, Israel, Egypt, ...

MENA FN 13 Apr 2021
(MENAFN - GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) Dublin, April 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Railway Construction Projects in Middle East and Africa (MEA), 2021 Update" report has been added to ... .