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NIGERIA’S COAL – TO – POWER PROJECT: Experts raises concerns over its health hazards.

The Ministry of Power, Works, and Housing has declared that the government is determined to diversify the country’s energy mix by increasing power generated from other sources to reduce its dependence on gas and hydro powered plants and has proposed to include renewable energy sources in this mix. It has also proposed to generate 30%

2018-01-23T17:28:27+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The art and science of rendering: Visualization that sells architecture [AIA course]

3D artist Ramy Hanna offers guidelines and tricks-of-the-trade to ensure that project artwork is a stunning depiction of the unbuilt space. Staging should be used to support the client’s goals. This rendering for a spec office client was designed to target young, trendy tenants. In the world of architecture, generating buy-in from the client or

2018-01-19T11:28:38+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Categories: Architecture|Tags: |0 Comments

WASTE WATER: AMERICA’S NEW SOURCE OF ENERGY; it is time for Nigeria to put our sewage to good use.

The global mindfulness of the phenomenon of climate change together with the anticipated scarcity of conventional energy resources have prompted many countries around the world to develop a more sustainable energy systems to cater for development and growth. Renewable energy provides a safe and feasible option for the provision of a clean and environment friendly

2018-01-18T19:53:26+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Categories: Articles|Tags: |0 Comments

NASA REPORTS ON THE HEALING OF THE OZONE LAYER

Each year for the past few decades, chemical reactions involving chlorine and bromine gas in a particular region of the Southern Hemisphere is depleted and the harmful ultraviolet rays can pass through to reach the earth’s surface. This depleted region is referred to as the “ozone hole”. Chemical compounds called chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) releases chlorine atom

2018-01-18T19:54:24+00:00 January 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

CORRIGENDUM TO THE INVITATION TO TENDER FOR THE EXECUTION OF APPROVED PROJECTS IN THE 2017 APPROPRIATION FOR NIGERIA EXPORT PROCESSING ZONES AUTHORITY

NIGERIA EXPORT PROCESSING ZONES AUTHORTY NO 2 ZAMBEZI CRESCENT, OFF AGUIYI IRONSI WAY, CADASTRAL ZONE A6 BEHIND MERIT HOUSE MAITAMA, ABUJA CORRIGENDUM TO THE INVITATION TO TENDER FOR THE EXECUTION OF APPROVED PROJECTS IN THE 2017 APPROPRIATION 1.0 INTRODUCTION 1.1 The general public may recall our advertisement of 2nd October 2017 on the above subject.

2018-01-18T19:54:37+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Categories: Federal Tenders Journal|Tags: , |0 Comments

Buhari: Expect major facelift in power, rail, roads next year

Buhari: Expect major facelift in power, rail, roads next year President Muhammadu Buhari related newsPray for Yusuf Buhari’s quick recovery, Gov. Ajimobi urges NigeriansBuhari, others pray for sonMassive shake-up as Buhari appoints 209 federal board chairs, 1,258 membersBuhari signs cancer bill, 5 othersBuhari congratulates Liberian president-electYusuf Buhari’s sister, Hanan, shocked by accident, reveals bike wreckBuhari's

2018-01-18T19:55:01+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

2018 FIG Foundation PhD Scholarships OUTLINE

The FIG Foundation will be providing scholarships of up to 4,000 euros to PhD students. Applicants shall: be studying for a PhD degree and registered solely in a surveying/geomatics academic programme that teaches surveying[1] in a country listed by the World Bank as a low-income, lower-middle or upper-middle income economy[2],must have had a paper accepted

2018-01-18T19:55:13+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

2018 FIG Foundation Academic Research Grants OUTLINE

The FIG Foundation will be providing research grants of up to 40,000 euros spread over four years. The grants are aimed at emerging researchers on the threshold of their research career. Applicants shall: be based in a surveying/geomatics academic programme that teaches surveying [1] in a country listed by the World Bank as a low-income,

2018-01-18T19:55:28+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Real estate 2017: Development at snail speed

Stakeholders in the real estate sector have taken a look into their crystal ball and submitted that the outgoing year for operators in the sector has been fair and not particularly fulfilling. Their submissions are not unconnected with the developments in the industry and the market environment the operators found themselves. For instance, at the

2018-01-18T19:55:46+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Another record year for high-rise construction

More than 140 skyscrapers were completed across the globe this year, including 15 supertall towers. HIGH COUNCIL ON TALL BUILDINGS AND URBAN HABITAT The 1,823-foot Lotte World Tower in Seoul, South Korea, is the second-tallest building completed in 2017. Courtesy CTBUH Each year, the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) publishes a study

2018-01-18T19:56:07+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Categories: Articles|0 Comments