Push to boost use of building technologies

Push to boost use of building technologies

The Ministry of National Development is looking into making the construction and real estate industry more productive.

    Workplace fatality rate set to rise this year

Workplace fatality rate set to rise this year

Singapore has once again fallen off the wagon for workplace safety, and the fatality rate is set to rise further this year, warned Manpower Minister...

    Diversification as a driving force

Diversification as a driving force

Lian Beng has conscientiously sought to expand its core construction business to related sectors, to help soften the blow of weaker demand.

    Straits Construction holds special week to promote productivity and innovation

Straits Construction holds special week to promote productivity and innovation

In a bid to improve work processes, Straits Construction last week held its inaugural Productivity and Innovation Week - the first by a construction...

    Boosting productivity, room by room

Boosting productivity, room by room

Construction's future lies in productive tech such as pre-finished rooms, says minister

    Developing soft powers to sell heavy duty tools

Developing soft powers to sell heavy duty tools

The family-owned business is currently managed by the second-generation owner-managers who are committed to growing the organisation into one of...

    Low Keng Huat chalks up 201 per cent earnings surge

Low Keng Huat chalks up 201 per cent earnings surge

HIGHER profits from its development segment helped construction group Low Keng Huat (Singapore) rack up a 201 per cent surge in earnings last year.