US HOMEBUILDING increased more than expected in October, suggesting the housing market continues to be sustained by record-low mortgage rates, even as the economic recovery shows signs of strain...

HOMEBUILDER confidence in the United States jumped in November, hitting another record high as buyers swarmed sales offices to take advantage of the lowest mortgage rates in history.

CONSTRUCTION and property development firm Sysma Holdings has invested US$10 million in Singapore-based Blue Planet Environmental Solutions.

ENGINEERING solutions firm Ellipsiz and the family that controls construction firm Lum Chang Holdings will make an offer for the remaining 57.3 per cent of the latter's shares at S$0.38 apiece,...

ENGINEERING and service solutions firm Ellipsiz as well as members of the family that controls construction firm Lum Chang Holdings will offer to buy up remaining shares of the latter at S$0.38...

CONSTRUCTION player Lum Chang Holdings on Monday said its wholly-owned subsidiary Lum Chang Building Contractors (LCBC) has secured a tender for an industrial project at Kallang Way, which is part...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

NEW measures, including a four-month extension of time for construction contracts, aim to ensure that no single part of the built-environment sector "has to bear a disproportionate share of the...

US construction spending increased less than expected in September as gains in investment in private-sector projects were partially offset by a decline in public outlays.

NEW proposed measures, including a universal four-month extension of time for construction contracts, aim to provide support so that no single part of the built-environment sector "has to bear a...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

ELIGIBLE construction projects will get an extension of up to 122 days for completion, under a Bill introduced in Parliament on Monday.