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SNC Lavalin to acquire Atkins

Canada’s SNC Lavalin will acquire UK-headquartered consultancy, Atkins, for $2.6bn (£2.1bn), it has been confirmed, according to ConstructionWeekOnline. Atkins chief executive Uwe … More

Would you pay $57,000 for a pillow made of gold?

Dutch neck specialist Thijs van der Hilst will unveil world’s most expensive pillow at Index exhibition, taking place in Dubai next month, … More

Adjaye in top 100 infuential people rankings

“Architectural visionary” Sir David Adjaye has been named among Time magazine’s 100 most influential people of 2017 – and is the only … More

Cityscape Abu Dhabi: Heart of Europe project showcased

A total of 13 different countries were represented by stands at this year’s Cityscape Abu Dhabi by developers, investors and architects. Exhibitors … More

Cityscape: Makers District targets creatives from around the world, says developer

Creating the right environment for a work-life balance is the aim of developers Imkan. “Soulful Places. Enriched Lives” is the philosophy underpinning … More

Cityscape: Zayed City set to be new centre for Abu Dhabi

A new residential and commercial hub for Abu Dhabi was revealed at this year’s Cityscape Abu Dhabi . At an estimated costs … More

Fujifilm launches camera that recreates live Instagram photos

Fujifilm has launched its new Instax Square ‘SQ10’ camera inspired by Instagram’s square-shaped photographs, which can then be printed to turn a … More

Cityscape: Developers pledge $80m to support community projects in Abu Dhabi

An $80m project backed by nine developers is set to provide community facilities across the UAE’s capital city. It forms part of … More

Adaptability key to retail design says architecture panel

Flexibility is the key to successful design in the field of retail if facilities are not to be rendered obsolete in quick … More

Frank Gehry-designed Guggenheim Abu Dhabi not on hold, says TDIC CEO

Guggenheim Abu Dhabi is not on hold, a senior Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC) official has said, Arabian Business reports. When … More

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