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"Cytonn Towers" Development to add to Nairobi's Skyline

 A new 35-floor project is being developed in the Kilmani area in Kenya. Project developers Cytonn Real Estate is touting, this newest development as an “Iconic mixed-use development project”.   The “Cytonn Towers” will be constructed at the junction of Egeyo Marakwet and Argwings Kodhek Roads, on a four-acre piece of land. In totality, the project is expected to cost as much as US$194m.    Cytonn.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 2nd October 2017

17 Storey Construction Set To Resume After Legal Hassles

 The National Building Inspectorate (NBI) has given the green light to developers to resume the construction a Nairobi building. The 17 storey building was set for demolition until recently, and this latest news will come as music to the ears of investors.    The project was stopped back in December 2016 due to a series of issues regarding non-compliance with the NCA and the Nairobi City County Government (NCCG).   The.... Read more »

Posted on : Thursday , 28th September 2017

BaraBara Project to Simplify Construction in Kenya

 The Kenyan construction industry has experienced rapid growth over the last ten years. The sector recorded an impressive growth rate of 9.2 per cent in 2016, according to the Economic Survey Report 2017. These statistics have been credited to an increase in investments in road construction and housing development.    It is no co-incidence that this rise in investment has come at a time that he employment rate to risen markedly..... Read more »

Posted on : Thursday , 28th September 2017

Mbaka and Lufilo Bridges Almost Complete

The Government have spent an estimated US$ 25.4 million on the construction of the ne Mbaka and Lufilo bridges. The bridges will act as a link between the village of Kikusya and the Matema Road in the Kyela district. Project Engineer, Samuel Joel recently provident an update on the construction, saying that, the project was 98 per cent completes. The tender  was awarded to China International Engineering Company Ltd by the Tanzania Road.... Read more »

Posted on : Wednesday , 27th September 2017

Kigali Heights Scoop Awards At Africa Property Investment Awards 2017

 Kigali Heights and Garden City were among winners at the Africa Property Investment Awards 2017 in Johannesburg.   Property developers, owners and suppliers got the opportunity to showcase their best projects and services from across sub-Saharan Africa at the Africa Property Investment (API) Awards. The API Summit and Expo 2017 aimed to recognize excellence and innovation in the property industry.   The winning projects came.... Read more »

Posted on : Friday , 22nd September 2017

Major Mlimani City expansion project expected to cost $100 million

 A total of $100 million will be the total cost of the ongoing expansion project for Mlimani City (about Sh224 billion on the prevailing exchange rate) as investors seek to make sure that the facility meets international standards. According to the supplement addendum between the government, the investors and the University of Dar es Salaam, By December 2019 the expansion of the facility is expected to be completed.   A hotel and.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 18th September 2017

Construction players want adoption of versatile building materials

 National Construction Authority Director Daniel Manduku says the  proposed Building Code Bill awaiting debate in parliament, if passed will allow for a review of construction materials used locally in favor of more cost effective and environmental friendly products.   Kenya’s construction industry is accelerating at a rapid pace and making a substantial contribution to the country’s strong GDP growth figures on the.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 11th September 2017

Promoting research in building industry

 The construction industry is a focal point for the economic growth of any country.   According to the Economic Survey 2017 Report, it is estimated that the industry expanded by about 9.2 per cent in 2016 and recorded increased activity in the construction of roads and development of housing.   The expansion reflected an increase in employment in the construction sector from 148,600 jobs in 2015 to 163,000 in.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 11th September 2017

New Bill seeks to bar quacks from construction industry in Kenya

 Players in the building and construction industry must register with a new professional body before they can be allowed to practice in Kenya. The experts, who also include project managers, must register with the Association of Construction Managers of Kenya (ACMK) before they undertake any construction work in Kenya. ACMK says Construction Project Managers & Construction Managers Bill 2017 will deal with malpractices that have.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 11th September 2017

Work underway on Africa’s tallest skyscraper in Upperhill, Nairobi

 The mighty peaks of Kilimanjaro and Kenya are the highest points in Africa, towering over the East Coast nations.   The mountains will soon be sharing a skyline with a man-made behemoth named simply: “The Pinnacle.”   Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta recently laid the foundation stone for what will be the tallest building in Africa in the Upper Hill neighborhood of Nairobi. Construction is underway at the.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 11th September 2017

Mombasa-Nairobi expressway to be complete within six years

 Kenya's first high-speed expressway connecting the country's two largest cities will take six years to finish, the Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA) has said.   According to the State agency, design and construction of the 473-kilometre Mombasa-Nairobi road is set to begin after last week’s signing of a financing deal with US-based firm Bechtel International Inc.   “The project will be supported with.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 11th September 2017

Kenya awards major contract for construction of core infrastructure for smart city

 In early July the government contracted Italian construction firm ICM to build roads, water and sewerage systems for the $14.5bn smart city project, which is under way 60 km south of Nairobi.   The KSh40bn ($390m) deal covers engineering, procurement, construction and financing. Work has already begun on the sewer system and access road, as well as internet, power and water infrastructure, according to Victor Kyalo, principal.... Read more »

Posted on : Monday , 11th September 2017



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Advertisers in previous issue:

  • Crown has grown to a company with an annual turnover of 4.4 Billion Kenya Shillings and now produces 2 Million Litres of paint per month
  • SPC "Stroytekh" specializes in the production lines of molding formless (LBF) and house-building factory (DSC).
  • Manufacture various products ranging from open plan partition, office furniture, executive desk, office chair to multi purpose chair series.
  • India
  • Japanese wood market magazine
  • TechnoConstruct is poised to transform the construction sector in Kenya and Africa.
  • Trade Exhibition
  • We created and manufactured a series of Office System Furniture to meet the increasing market demand.
  • Specialising in different product lines for road construction industry.
  • Roadside Products Pty Ltd is the manufacturer and distributor of Dura-Post Guide and Marker Post Systems.
  • Mantrac Kenya Ltd. is the sole authorized dealer for Caterpillar Products in Kenya.
  • Nasco Trading L.L.C is a multi disciplinary Engineering Organisation operating in the United Arab Emirates since 1992, supplying Elevators and Door Operators and Barriers for the most prestigious buildings, Backed by complete.
  • Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions.
  • Manufacturing of various kind of Road Building Machinery.
  • Weiler is one of the leading suppliers of machinery and complete production facilities for the manufacture of concrete precast worldwide.
  • Athi Steel
  • Africa Plant & Equipment magazine offers a unique advertising opportunity to both buyers and sellers of earthmoving equipment, trucks, cranes etc.
  • Varsiva Enterprises Ltd is a major importer and exporter of construction equipment and machinery.
  • Arihant has evolved into a full range of children Playground equipment, Water Park Equipment, Amusement Rides as well as it owns and operates its own water park called
  • South Africa
  • Apex Steel is amongst Kenya
  • Product includes Batching plant, soil compactor, transit mixer, concrete pump etc.
  • Information hub for global wood industry.
  • Blue Star is India
  • Gloria Ceramics is completely dedicated to maintaining our role as market leaders in the creation of premium quality ceramics.
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