90% of monies disbursed for completion of two 1D1F factories in C/R – Exim Bank

Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Exim Bank, Lawrence Agyisam says 90% of monies has been disbursed to ensure that two factories under the One District One Factory project in the Central Region is opened by December 2019. “As we speak now the Bank has disbursed about almost 90% of monies. Out of GHc14.4 million, […]

Jubilee House to switch to solar power in coming days — Senior Minister

The government has announced it is going to change power installation at the Jubilee House to solar power in the coming days as part of a bigger national agenda to promote the use of solar energy in the country. Senior Minister, Yaw Osafo-Maafo who disclosed this at the opening of the 5th Renewable Energy Fair […]

High-rise buildings to attract compulsory insurance soon – NIC

National Insurance Commission has identified living in high-rise apartments as a risky venture High-rise buildings in the country will soon attract compulsory insurance cover, the Commissioner of the National Insurance Commission (NIC) has said. Justice Yaw Ofori said, “Now we have high-rise buildings coming up in Ghana, everybody goes and he buys his unit but […]

It was lack of common sense to allow Indians construct Jubilee House – Spio-Garbrah

The decision by the government of Ghana to allow Indians to construct the Jubilee House, the seat of the presidency was senseless, Dr. Ekwow Spio-Garbrah has posited. For him, the decision was a bad one and questioned if we did not have contractors and architects at the time to build the seat of government. He […]

Nickseth Construction Limited chooses Appolonia Business Park as its Accra destination.

Nickseth Construction Limited, a Kumasi-based construction company, has selected the Appolonia Business Park, the ultra-modern business park at Appolonia City, in a bid to expand its operations and create a base in Accra. Designed to offer dedicated space for businesses to operate, the Appolonia Business Park is a 200-acre dedicated area of the new city […]

Government to rebuild Tema Motorway into six lanes

The Government has taken the necessary steps to rebuild the 54-year old 19-kilometer Tema Motorway into a six-lane road. Built under the Administration of Dr Kwame Nkrumah, Ghana’s first President, the project would ease traffic on the road that links Accra to Tema and major towns on the Eastern Corridor and neighbouring countries including Togo. […]

National Cathedral: To build or not to build?

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the National Cathedral is a priority among priorities “God at the mercy of politicians and the clergy,” Amarkine Amarteifio, An Artist, 2018 One wonders where to look for examples in the culture of cathedral building in Africa’s antediluvian history.  First of all, Africans do not have homeless Gods in […]

Caterpillar will invest 2 million dollars in the project of a robot builder

Hadrian X builder bot that can lay 1,000 bricks an hour and build a house in two days backed by construction giant Caterpillar It can lay 1,000 bricks an hour and work around the clock, 24 hours a day A robotic ‘hand’ lays the brick, and applies  adhesive instead of mortar, which improves the thermal […]

How do I know I’m getting a fair pricing.

How do I know I’m getting a fair pricing. For many companies discussing money is taboo. We feel costs and budgets are an essential component to discuss prior to starting any design project. One quick and easy way to get a sense of a project’s cost is to use common square footage costs for similar […]

Architectural Designing and Building

Architectural Designing and Building Why do I need design plans? A well thought out design provides the following: an accurate representation of what is going to be built (your vision) a document which is used for accurate pricing of your project and what items are included or excluded a document which becomes part of our […]