CORBON, NIOB canvass research development to boost housing
Professionals under the aegis of Association of Builders in Academia (ABA), have urged its members to ensure development of research products that would positively impact housing sector.
Builders, contractors jostle for ready-mix concrete as cement price rises
Apparently, to stave off rising cost of cement in the building material markets, contractors and builders are adopting ready mix concrete in their construction sites.
Stakeholders advocate sustainable building production process
Poised to achieve comfort in buildings, experts have stressed the need for professionals in the industry, especially builders to hone their skills and be abreast of developments in construction activities. They noted that such expertise would enable them deliver services and products that are of high performance, value to clients and end users. The professionals…
Operatives seek local options to curb importation of building materials
With increase in cost of imported building materials due to the high exchange rate and inflation, there are calls to explore local alternatives and standardise existing materials to ensure affordable housing.
Oyo government to review building laws
The Commissioner for Public Works and Transport, Prof. Kehinde Sangodoyin, said this when he received a delegation from the state’s branch of the Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB)....
Substandard steel products flood markets in south east, others
Substandard steel products are being sold in major building materials in the country, especially in southeast and southwest areas, raising fears among prospective homebuilders on the spate of building collapse.
Builders seek enforcement of standards in construction industry
Professional builders under the aegis of Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) have implored all stakeholders to shun sharp practices and adhere to standard of construction.
Builders plan awareness on professional engagement
The Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB) plans to create awareness on the engagement of professionals in building construction at its yearly programme tagged Builders Day.