Construction of the World’s Tallest Ferris Wheel

Construction of the World's Tallest Ferris Wheel Dubai Eye will be the biggest Ferris wheel in the world. At 210m high, Dubai Eye will overtake the new High Roller in Las Vegas and will be part of the $1.6bn Bluewaters Island development, off the coast of Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence.  (more…)

What makes a Building Design Expert – BDE

You may have heard the definition of an expert as “the person in the room with the most knowledge on the particular subject under discussion”. On that basis put ten Architects, Architectural Technologists, and, or Building Engineers in a room, and ask this very question. It is tantamount to

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Timber Frame vs Stick Frame Homes

When building from the ground up and wanting a wood style home, people are torn between two popular styles, either a stick frame or timber frame home. Both styles have their advantages and disadvantages, and we recognize the importance of building your dream home. Here we highlight the pros and cons of each style home... Read more »

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Basic Equipment Every Building Contractor Needs

If you are thinking of starting your own construction company, the one thing you will want to do is itemize some essential pieces of equipment to see what the actual cost would be if you had to purchase everything you’d need. Sometimes it pays to buy equipment upfront, and other times that machinery is used... Read more »

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Constructing Manufactured and Modular Homes

Investing in your own home is one of the most significant and financially weighty decisions you will make in your life. The trend to consider a manufactured or modular home rather than a traditionally built one has many attractive benefits. The most obvious plus is the delivery time which can be a little as 10... Read more »

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