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  • CETP must be ready within 4 weeks: HC

    The High Court yesterday directed the authorities to complete the construction of all relevant structures, including the central effluent

  • Safety in Construction Sector: Set your own rules

    Recruitment of workers through informal process, poor government monitoring system and lack of awareness among workers and contractors are among the major barriers to ensuring safety at the construction sector, experts say.

  • Bamboo in Construction: Engr, contractor to be charged

    The Anti-Corruption Commission is going to file a charge sheet against a sub-assistant engineer of the Department of Public Health Engineering and two others in the case filed for using bamboo sticks instead of iron rods in the construction of Meghdomor Government Primary School in Gaibandha.

  • 5 Bangladeshis trapped under debris in Malaysia

    At least five Bangladeshi workers are trapped under rubbles after the fourth floor of an under construction building collapsed in Malaysia.

  • 30% work of Padma Bridge done: minister

    Around 30 percent of the construction work of the Padma multipurpose bridge has been completed so far and work is on to complete the mega project on time, the road transport and bridges minister has told the parliament.

  • Public safety ignored

    Construction of the massive 8.7km Moghbazar-Mouchak flyover in the capital without adequate safety measures is putting the workers' lives and public safety in great danger, said experts.

  • Worker dies as iron rod falls on him

    A construction worker was killed yesterday after an iron rod fell off Moghbazar-Malibagh flyover and hit his head in the capital's Eskaton.

  • Worker killed as rod falls off Moghbazar flyover

    An iron rod fell off from Moghbazar-Mouchak flyover in Dhaka’s Eskaton area killing a construction worker.

  • Blackburn archaeological survey: Bodies of 800 young children found

    The bodies of about 800 children aged under six have been unearthed by archaeologists ahead of the construction of a road in Lancashire.

  • India's Bhel gets Rampal contract

    Indian power company Bhel has been selected to construct the 1,320-megawatt coal power plant in Rampal close to the Sundarbans.

  • Construction starts next month

    The construction of much-awaited metro rail will begin at the end of next month, Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader

  • Up to an uphill Padma task

    The Amazon and the Padma are the two most unpredictable and treacherous rivers in the world. And as the mighty Padma carries huge volumes of sediments making its bed very soft and tricky, building a bridge on it depends on controlling its behaviour.