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12

Aug 2022
Chilean entrepreneurs work to reduce the environmental impact of construction

Project ReusaMaterial will give a second life to construction materials [PAID=]A group of Chilean entrepreneurs created and launched the project ReusaMaterial, supported by the government, with the goal ...

12

Aug 2022
Researchers in Spain test construction material that does not need heating to harden

Industrial slag and dry waste from the construction sector, activated with waste from the textile industry, form a recycling conglomerate with similar strength as traditional reinforced concrete [PAID=]Researchers ...

11

Aug 2022
Construction sector in Bangladesh moves toward eco-friendly bricks

The country wants to reduce the environmental degradation caused by conventional brick kilns [PAID=]The construction sector in Bangladesh is transitioning toward eco-friendly bricks in a bid to reduce ...

11

Aug 2022
Construction sector in Bangladesh moves toward eco-friendly bricks

The country wants to reduce the environmental degradation caused by conventional brick kilns ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

11

Aug 2022
Chinese company Thred helps in the construction of 'no waste cities

There has been a surge in the construction of 'no-waste cities' [PAID=]The Chinese company Thred is making efforts to help the construction of 'waste-free cities', resorting to wind separation, magnetic ...

10

Aug 2022
Port of Dover solidifies its position as a major hub for the construction sector

... South East construction sector, according to Agg Net. Dover’s cargo terminal facilitates "a booming trade" in building materials, which has now been "strengthened" by an agreement between the Port and DC ...

09

Aug 2022
Construction industry in Ontario warns about lack of raw materials to produce concrete

... Storeys. The demand for construction materials remains at an all-time high, and global supply chain issues, combined with equipment and labor shortages, are having "a very detrimental" impact on the industry’s ...

09

Aug 2022
Energy China begins construction of prefabricated industrial park

The project represents an investment of CNY 2.437 billion [PAID=]On August 8, it officially started the construction of the prefabricated industrial park in Badong County, China, reports CCement. The ...

08

Aug 2022
Construya Group sees rise in sales of construction materials

Sales rose 7.58 percent in July [PAID=]The Construya Group, founded in Argentina and made up of twelve companies, reports that the sale of construction materials registered an increase of 7.58 percent ...

08

Aug 2022
Mendoza could end year with 80 percent increase in construction materials

Construction materials have risen almost 50 percent since January in the Argentinian province [PAID=]In the province of Mendoza, Argentina, construction materials have risen almost 50 percent since ...

05

Aug 2022
Valero has a 55,000 barrel per day coker unit under construction at its Port Arthur refinery

... COVID-19 pandemic nor does it have any current plans to reduce refining capacity. The company has currently a new 55,000 barrel per day coker unit under construction at its Port Arthur refinery that ...

05

Aug 2022
Valero has a 55,000 barrel per day coker unit under construction at its Port Arthur refinery

Valero’s refining assets remain strong ...To read the full article on PetCokeWeek, click here.

05

Aug 2022
Cost of construction materials stabilizes in the US but commodity prices remain volatile

The reduction in commodity prices will not be felt until next year The cost of construction materials in the United States is stabilizing after two years of pandemic-driven volatility. However, the reduction ...

05

Aug 2022
Singapore facing labor shortages and high costs of construction materials

Companies expect costs of construction materials to increase between 5 and 8 percent this year Singapore is facing labor shortages and high costs of construction materials, challenges that have been ...

03

Aug 2022
Dominican builders warn of rising cost of construction

The cost of the square meter of construction has risen 38 percent since the beginning of the pandemic The Dominican Association of Builders and Housing Developers (Acoprovi) alerts to an increase in ...

29

Jul 2022
Construction begins of a new cement plant in the Aininsky district

... for the construction of a new cement plant, as reported by Beton. The customer of this production enterprise is Fon-Cement, and its project was completed by Sanoatsoz. After the plant is put into operation, ...

26

Jul 2022
CoreLogic report shows that construction costs continued to escalate quarterly and annually

The building industry is still booming, but construction costs continue to reach record highs A CoreLogic report has showed that construction costs have continued to escalate quarterly and annually ...

26

Jul 2022
China Construction announces the obtention of a total of 21 major projects

Previous reports, noted that, on June 23, China Construction had obtained nine major projects with a total project amount of CNY 42.19 billion yuan [PAID=]China Construction has announced the obtention ...

25

Jul 2022
CPA expects infrastructure to drive construction growth in 2022-2023

... infrastructure sectors is expected to grow 2.5 percent in 2022, as reported by Construction Inquirer. The latest CPA construction forecasts have shown that the industrial sector, which covers activity ...

25

Jul 2022
Federal government of Nigeria prepares to start the production of building and construction materials

... of Nigeria is preparing to start the production of building and construction materials locally as part of measures to reduce import of building materials which amount to NGN 2 trillion annually, as reported ...

25

Jul 2022
Digital Building Materials Network discovers that high temperatures in Suzhou affect the construction conditions

At present, the progress of many local infrastructure construction projects has slowed down, affecting the delivery volume of concrete mixing stations [PAID=]Research of the Digital Building Materials ...

22

Jul 2022
Cevisama responds to the high demand for sustainable construction

Cevisama Build is the new space dedicated to these concerns [PAID=]Cevisama wanted to respond to the high demand that sustainable construction with a new space called Cevisama Build, as reported by Calor ...

22

Jul 2022
China Railway Construction releases informations on Q2 2022

The cumulative amount of newly signed contracts in the first half of the year was CNY 13,1246.3 billion, an increase of 26.24 percent year-on-year [PAID=]China Railway Construction has revealed that ...

20

Jul 2022
Malaysian government adds construction items to the VOP clause

Besides the VOP clause, the government has also agreed to implement additional initiatives to help contractors Adding more building materials in the Variation of Price (VOP) clause will help Malaysian ...

19

Jul 2022
Western Construction reveals contract volume for Q2 2022

The company's concrete contract volume in the second quarter of 2022 was 42.220,600 square meters, down 10.51 percent from the same period last year [PAID=]Western Construction has announced that the ...

18

Jul 2022
Zimbabwe observes massive boom in housing construction

The country's national housing backlog is currently hovering around 1, 5 million Zimbabwe is observing a massive boom in housing construction spearheaded by the Government and private developers, which ...

18

Jul 2022
China Construction releases reported on the first half of 2022

The company has signed a total of CNY 202.45 billion, an increase of 10.8 percent year-on-year [PAID=] China Construction has released a briefing on its operations in the first six months of 2022, as ...

14

Jul 2022
Construction costs in Turkey continue to increase

The headline construction cost index increased by 3.97 percent monthly in May Data from the Turkish Statistical Insitute (TÜİK) shows that the headline construction cost index increased by 3.97 percent ...

14

Jul 2022
Construction activity in the U.K. increases in May

Construction increased 1.5 percent in May compared to the previous month Construction output in May has increased by 1.5 percent compared to the month before, the seventh month in a row of volume growth ...

13

Jul 2022
Construction industry in Vietnam to recover in the second half of 2022

This expectation is motivated by the decrease in steel prices Lower steel prices and public investment disbursement are expected to provide a growth momentum for the construction industry in the second ...

13

Jul 2022
NCR registers increase in the construction materials retail price index

... caused by the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war, as reported by Business World. Preliminary data from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) has shown that the National Capital Region’s (NCR) construction ...

13

Jul 2022
Metropolitan Land construction costs increase

The increase was caused by the high prices of building materials [PAID=]The increase in the price of construction building materials has also weighed on property issuer Metropolitan Land (MTLA) and as ...

13

Jul 2022
Segezhskaya Packaging tests bags filled with cement or dry construction mixture

... with cement or dry construction mixture, successfully withstood drop tests for tear when dropped on a horizontal impact pad made of steel and exceeded the safety margin by 2.5 times, as reported by Onego. ...

13

Jul 2022
Construction works of Suzano's new pulp mill in Ribas do Rio Pardo advance

The works are also on schedule for the moment [PAID=] The construction works of Suzano's new pulp mill in Ribas do Rio Pardo are advancing and are still on schedule so far, as reported by Top Midia News. ...

12

Jul 2022
Construction materials sales decline in Tandil, Argentina

The report shows that there was a sharp drop compared to previous years [PAID=]During May and June, the sixth edition of the Construction Materials Sales Survey (EVMC) took place in Tandil, Argentina, ...

12

Jul 2022
Construction materials sales decline in Tandil, Argentina

The report shows that there was a sharp drop compared to previous years ...To read the full article on BmWeek, click here.

12

Jul 2022
TFRC begins the construction of its recycled pulp production facility

The construction will have an investment of USD 80 million Total Fiber Recovery of Chesapeake (TFRC) has begun the construction of its USD 80 million recycled pulp production facility in the City of ...

11

Jul 2022
Construction steel price in Vietnam decreases

The price decreased 8 times in 2 months [PAID=] Construction steel price in Vietnam reduced 8 times in 2 months, as reported by NLD. With a total decrease of nearly VDN 4 million per ton, the price ...

08

Jul 2022
Uruguay to use wood to reduce civil construction emissions

Uruguay has the goal of becoming a carbon neutral economy by 2030 [PAID=] Uruguay is trying to implement a more sustainable model in civil construction, with buildings and skyscrapers made of wood, ...

08

Jul 2022
Total Fiber Recovery of Chesapeake starts construction recycled pulp production facility

The project is estimated to cost USD 80 million Total Fiber Recovery of Chesapeake (TFRC) started the construction of its USD 80 million recycled pulp production facility in the city of Chesapeake, ...

07

Jul 2022
Construction materials prices continue to increase

... (BEIS), shows that the cost of construction materials rose by almost a third in May compared to the previous year, as reported by New Civil Engineer. The monthly Building Materials and Components Index ...

07

Jul 2022
Prices of materials used in residential construction increased by nearly 20 percent

The data was disclosed by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Over the past year the prices for materials used in residential construction have climbed nearly 20 percent, as reported by ...

07

Jul 2022
Iran and Kyrgyzstan discuss construction materials cooperation

The Kyrgyz delegation that is visiting Iran is willing to cooperate and buy construction materials In its first visit to Iran, a business delegation from Kyrgyzstan has discussed cooperation in construction ...

07

Jul 2022
Construction materials increase by 40 percent in the first half of the year

... in the first six months of the year, there was an increase of almost 40 percent in construction materials, as reported by El Sol. The monthly price variation, from January to June, was 6.58 percent, ...

06

Jul 2022
Construction companies create ConcreteZero initiative

17 companies have pledged to bring the proportion of “low-emissions” concrete they use to 30 percent by 2025 and 50 percent by 2030 A consortium of construction firms, property developers and building ...

06

Jul 2022
Iran plans to supply construction materials to Russia

... USD 3 billion worth of construction materials to Russia, as reported by Beton. According to Mehdi Safari the province of North Khorasan in northeastern Iran can use this opportunity for export, also ...

05

Jul 2022
Alliance of prominent construction and property companies to renew the development of greener concrete

The coalition pledged that one-third of the concrete they use by 2025 will be a low-emission version, rising to one-half by 2030 An alliance of prominent construction and property companies is hoping ...

05

Jul 2022
China Railway Construction shows interest in Russia's new project Midia

This information was disclosed by Viacheslav Petushenko, the general manager of Avtodor, a Russian national highway construction company [PAID=]China Railway Construction has shown interest in Russia' ...

04

Jul 2022
President of Copymecon comments on the price increase of construction materials

Cement seems to have been the only material thar maintained some stability [PAID=]The president of the Dominican Confederation of Small and Medium Construction Companies (Copymecon), Eliseo Cristopher, ...

04

Jul 2022
Inflation affects the construction materials sector

Some materials have seen a price increase of up to 100 percent [PAID=]Inflation is affecting the construction materials sector, which since the beginning of the year has reported increases of up to ...

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