Stretching almost 5 kilometres into the Arabian Gulf, Palm Jumeirah doubles Dubai‘s shoreline and is home to a new destination with world-class hotels, shopping malls, homes, entertainment and leisure. Part of this develop- ment by Nakheel is the Azure Residence project encompassing 170 luxury appartments being built directly on the waterfront by contractor UNEC. Typical for residential projects of this nature is the demand for the best possible efficiency and speed. Since the slabs constitute the largest part of concrete works in terms of area, the formwork methods were looked at very closely. The MevaDec slab system proved once more to be best in class in terms of cost, speed, efficiency and quality.
These advantages come from flexibility with minimised compensation areas, easy adaptation to building layouts, reduced inventory through the early stripping method and quick cycles without crane. Safety and ease of assembly with zero error (the prop positions are defined by the system) allow for easy planning, logistics and work flow, saving time and money.
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As Qatar’s population and economy keep growing and water demand is increasing, the Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA) has launched an ambitious water project to provide increased water storage capacities and extend the supply reserve of drinking water from two to seven days.
One of Ontario’s busiest transportation corridors, Highway 400, began a major expansion project through Kings Township in late 2016. This $79.3 million dollar (CAD) project includes the widening of the highway from three to six lanes in each direction for a two mile stretch and also entails safer on and off ramps, the expansion and realignment of culverts, and the replacement of two bridges − one of them the South Canal Bridge.
The new theater is called The Otto M. Budig Theater and located in Cincinnati’s Over-The-Rhine district. When completed, it will become the last section of the planned “Classical Arts Corridor” in Cincinnati, which also includes a Music Hall, School for Creative and Performing Arts, and a park.