Insights

Impacts of Mangroves on Coastline Stability

Impacts of Mangroves on Coastline Stability

Mangroves occupy the endless shorelines of many Middle Eastern countries, including the UAE, KSA, Oman, and Bahrain. Climate change is…


Engineers at Construction Site

Introduction to LEED Zero

Today, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is one of the design and construction industry's most commonly used green…


Decarbonisation And Environmental Growth

Decarbonisation and Growth with SETEC's Michel Kahan

This interview with Michel Kahan, president of the setec group and member of the board of directors of Syntec-Ingénierie was published in…


Digital Twin

Digital Twin Technology in the Construction Industry

Digital Twin is a fast-growing technology that has found a steady footing in the construction industry. It works simply by presenting a…


Alpin | Annual Sustainability Report 2021

Through our first Annual Sustainability Report, Alpin is committed to reporting on its progress toward meeting the targets set out in our…


An empty parking garage

Parksmart: Your Tool to Building Sustainable Parking Structures

By 2030, two billion motor vehicles are predicted to be on the roads worldwide, and in general, vehicles are parked 95% of the time. It…


Construction Week June 2022 issue

The Art of Designing Energy Efficiency with Net Zero

Rome was not built in a day, or so the saying goes; In November 2021, the UAE pledged to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050 and, in doing…


Existing Building Commissioing

What is Existing Building Commissioning?

There comes a time in every project’s life when energy efficiency dwindles and is in need of upgrades and retrofits. Through a systematic…


EIA in KSA

Importance of EIA s in KSA

An Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) examines and evaluates a proposed project or development's possible and probable environmental…


Tilal Al Ghaf’s Sales & Experience Centre wins BREEAM 2022

Tilal Al Ghaf’s Sales & Experience Centre Wins at BREEAM 2022

We are proud to announce that the Building Research Establishment (BRE) has awarded Majid Al Futtaim’s flagship community Tilal Al Ghaf’s…