LWK+Partners’  address minimising the impact of waterfront developments
08 Sep 2019
LWK+Partners’ Kerem Cengiz and Jason Ho address minimising the impact of waterfront developments while maximising the user experience
The UAE plans to become more accessible by 2020, but how?
30 Jul 2019
Despite having a relatively short history implementing accessibility acts, the UAE has transformed into a regional leader in the past more...
Using BIM allows countries to better use financial resources, says Jordanian BIM specialist Shaker Shehadeh Khulief
30 Jul 2019
According to Jordanian BIM specialist and architect Shaker Shehadeh Khulief, founder of the Amman-based BIM Lab, implementing BIM in projects more...
Phase 1 of Saudi Arabia's $8bn giga-project Neom complete
29 Jul 2019
The first phase of construction of the $500bn futuristic city Neom, in Saudi Arabia, is complete with the second phase more...
Expo 2020 Dubai to be accessible for people of all abilities, says Direct Access' Steve Dering
29 Jul 2019
According to Steve Dering, head of engagement in Dubai at Direct Access, a UK practice (with a Dubai office) that more...
Connectivity between masterplans is necessary, say UAE architects
29 Jul 2019
At a roundtable hosted by Middle East Architect at Cosentino Middle East’s showroom in Dubai Design District, four UAE-based architects more...
Developer Imkan to acquire plot in Egypt's New Cairo District
28 Jul 2019
Real estate developer Imkan has acquired a 67ha plot for a residential district in Egypt’s New Cairo District through an more...
The Pritzker Prize ‘can do better’ at involving architects from the Middle East says Martha Thorne
25 Jul 2019
During an exclusive interview with designMENA, Martha Thorne, executive president of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, said the Prtizker can do more...
One week left to nominate for Tamayouz's women in architecture award
24 Jul 2019
There is one week left to submit nominations for Tamayouz Excellence Award's Women in Architecture and Construction Award.Split between a more...