KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): The Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) has started its investigation on a 37-storey condominium building under construction in Taman Desa, Jalan Klang Lama that partially collapsed last Friday (Feb 14), with the findings expected to be released in a month’s time.
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KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 23): Malaysian construction industry players have to keep up with the latest local and global trends, as well as developments to maintain their competitive edge moving forward.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 26): Construction Industry Development Board Malaysia (CIDB) and Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (RISM) recently launched Building Cost Information Service Malaysia Sdn Bhd (BCISM) which will be the main service provider of CIMB’s National Construction Cost Centre (MyN3C).
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 4): As many as 18 industry players were honoured at the Malaysian Construction Industry Excellence Awards (MCIEA) 2019 here tonight.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 3): Setia Precast Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of S P Setia Bhd, today received the highest-in-the-country Industrialised Building System (IBS) score of 93.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 6): The Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) Malaysia hopes there will be allocation under Budget 2020 for incentives to encourage the construction industry to adopt Building Information Modelling (BIM).
PETALING JAYA (June 19): Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) chief executive officer (CEO) Datuk Ahmad 'Asri Abdul Hamid (pictured) said the proposed 40% hike in cement prices may raise building costs by 7% to 8%, based on simulations run by the board.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 18): Plenty has been said about the industrialised building system (IBS) (pictured) in Malaysia over the years, but adoption in the private sector remains slow as developers lament they have been caught in a Catch-22 situation.