Videos

MEP Engineered S01E01: How WSP is adapting to price challenges
Jan 17, 2019
How can construction companies adapt to a price-competitive market in the Middle East, and can technology help them achieve their profitability goals? In the first episode of MEP Engineered – a weekly series by MEP Middle East and Construction Week – Mark Farley, director of building services for the Middle East at WSP, explains how the Canadian consulting giant is differentiating its MEP services from its competitors'.
Video: Solar energy projects boom in the Middle East
Dec 13, 2018
Solar projects are booming in the GCC, according to Syed Mohammad Arif, chairman of Sharjah-based Oman Technical Contracting (OTC). Moreover, contractors and suppliers from Asian countries such as China and India are also paving the way for greater uptake of solar energy construction in the region. Arif says the UAE leads the Middle East's solar energy project pipeline.
Video: A few winners speak at MEP Awards 2018 held in Dubai
Dec 06, 2018
The MEP Middle East Awards were held on 7 November, 2018, at JW Marriott Marquis hotel in Dubai.
Video: Inside MEP Middle East Awards 2018 in Dubai
Nov 27, 2018
The MEP Middle East Awards were held on 7 November, 2018, at JW Marriott Marquis hotel in Dubai. A total of 16 winning awards were handed out on the night.
Video: Meet the judges at the MEP Middle East Awards 2018
Nov 06, 2018
The 12th annual MEP Middle East Awards will take place at the JW Marriott Marquis, Dubai Ballroom, on 7 November 2018.
Video: BKG (BK Gulf) Modular Systems prefabrication factory
Nov 04, 2018
Dubai-based BKG (BK Gulf) Modular Systems is at the forefront of modular construction. MEP Middle East visits its prefabrication factory in Jebel Ali Industrial Area, Dubai.
Video: Inside MBR Library
Oct 14, 2018
The Mohammed bin Rashid (MBR) Library is slated to be the largest library in the Arab World that will house more than 4.5 million printed, audio and e-books, when completed. The library is situated alongside Dubai Creek in the Al Jaddaf area. MEP Middle East, with Al Shafar United, checks out the ongoing MEP works for the seven-storey project.
Video: The Middle East's top MEP contractors
Sep 11, 2018
In this episode of Construction Week In Focus, Oscar Rousseau, deputy editor of Construction Week, and Rajiv Pillai, editor of MEP Middle East, dissect the Top 25 MEP Contractors 2018 list, and explain the 'Darwinian' trend that the regional MEP sector appears to be following this year.
MEP Awards 2018: Send your nominations now
Sep 06, 2018
This year we will continue to feature a total of 16 categories which are broadly divided into three: people, projects, and companies.
Are VRFs easier to install?
Sep 02, 2018
There are several benefits for contractors when using variable refrigerant flow systems, explains Rahul Duragkar, managing director at Emitech.
Video: Dubai La Perle behind the scenes
Aug 12, 2018
Dubai’s La Perle, an aqua theatre, uses 2.7 million litres of water to simulate effects such as rainfall and floods. MEP Middle East explores the moving parts behind the scenes.
Video: Contract loopholes challenging MEP contractors
Jul 16, 2018
Subhash Pritmani, SEMCO’s vice president for general management, talks about contra charging, and the typical flaws and loopholes in contracts that affect MEP contractors.

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