SCHWING concrete pumps to reach greater heights
SCHWING concrete pumps to reach greater heights

With the construction industry seeing dramatic growth around the globe, SCHWING Stetter is introducing innovative, advanced technology concrete construction equipment to solve concreting challenges.  Incorporated in June 1998, and commencing manufacturing operations in 1999, SCHWING Stetter India, is a 100 percent subsidiary of the Schwing GMBH, Germany. SCHWING Stetter is a pioneer in manufacturing equipment for concrete preparation, placement, transportation, and recycling. The grou Read More


The world\'s leading infrastructure software developers bolster Going Digital in Asia
The world\'s leading infrastructure software developers bolster Going Digital in Asia

Chris Barron, Chief Communications Officer of Bentley One of things I am most excited about in the Year in Infrastructure is the Be Inspired Award for BIM Advancement in Infrastructure. This year we set the record. We have over 400 nominated projects from all around the world, from 52 countries, and 51 of them are here today. It is very interesting that this year we have nearly half of the finalists from Asia Pacific. We have a common belief that the centre of creativity for infrastructure an Read More


Work starts on China-Thailand high-speed railway
Work starts on China-Thailand high-speed railway

Following years of often tough negotiations, work on Thailand’s first high-speed railway, financed by China, began on 21 December. The whole project will eventually run 253km from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchisima in the northeast of Thailand and is part of China’s long term plan to link its southern border to Singapore by rail. With just the Thai phase expected to cost more than USD5 billion, the ceremony hosted at the end of December inaugurated just 3.5km of line between two stat Read More


USD1.1bn of construction for Yangon
USD1.1bn of construction for Yangon

A rush to fill the market gap for high-end mixed-use space in Myanmar has seen three international companies announce projects worth over a billion dollars in Yangon. Two projects with a combined development value of USD700m will be built by Bouygues of France and Taisei Corporation of Japan for Singaporean developer Yoma Strategic Holdings. One, Yoma Central will feature two Grade A office towers, a business hotel, serviced apartments and retail, while the second is to be a luxury hotel. Wor Read More


China-Laos railway bores first tunnel
China-Laos railway bores first tunnel

The first tunnel on the 414km China-Laos rail link was bored in December, marking the first success of the USD5.8 billion project. The 301m Ban Somsanook No. 2 Tunnel presented a number of dangerous challenges given the mountainous terrain and geology but contractor, Sino Corporation Engineering Bureau 15 Co., successfully completed the first of many such projects on the route. Laos is an exceptionally mountainous country so more than 62 percent of the cross-country rail project, first Read More


Japan and Philippines sign training deal
Japan and Philippines sign training deal

Japan and the Philippines have initiated a training scheme for Filipino construction workers to ease skills shortages faced by both countries. The training program aims to “instil Japanese discipline” to help the Philippines ‘Build, Build, Build’ infrastructure program, while also opening up the Japanese labour market to Filipino workers for the first time. Japan is facing massive delays on flagship projects underway in preparation for its hosting of the Tokyo 2020 Read More


Vietnam running out of sand amid boom
Vietnam running out of sand amid boom

Vietnam is considering using artificial sand after the Institute of Transport Science and Technology warned the government it could run out of naturally occurring sand within five years.  The report presented to the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Transport also noted that artificial sand could be made for up to 15 percent more cheaply than mining the natural variety, and that it makes better quality concrete. Vietnam uses about 100 million cubic metres of sand every year to keep pace Read More


New residential projects favoured by Cambodian investors
New residential projects favoured by Cambodian investors

The residential condominium market in Phnom Penh is almost completely dominated by foreign buyers, but some of the hottest-selling upper-end developments in Phnom Penh, like Bodaiju Residences and The Peak, are attracting strong interest from Cambodian buyers. Since their launch, around 60 percent and 50 percent of buyers respectively to date are Cambodians.  “There is still positive demand for residential developments with a good location and offering packages,” according to Read More


Mortgages for purchasing real estate in Cambodia
Mortgages for purchasing real estate in Cambodia

As Cambodia is expected to sustain strong economic growth in the coming years, many buyers are confident in buying properties such as a home or are considering purchasing property for investment or as a second home. Mortgage facilities from banks for foreign purchasers help those buyers unable to put down 100 percent of a unit's asking price and many of them are taking out mortgages to finance their properties. The procedures to get approval for a mortgage to buy or refinance a home are n Read More


Malaysian-based mall set to open
Malaysian-based mall set to open

International malls have eyed Cambodia as an emerging investment for some years as the middle class consumers grow. Cambodia now is set to experience a new shopping style when Malaysian-based Phnom Penh Mega Mall opens for business in early 2018. Initially called Parkson and later formally named Phnom Penh Mega Mall, the newly developed 11-storey shopping mall is about 200 meters from the Techno flyover along the Russian Boulevard.  After commencing building in late 2012 and due to op Read More


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