News and Updates

20th Anniversary Seminar and Cocktail

2nd Dec, 2013

As part of the 20th Anniversary celebrations, a seminar and cocktail event was held on Wednesday 27th November, 2013 for the staff, suppliers, clients and stakeholders of the built environment.


Volta Heroes Foundation to drive investment to the region

14th Nov, 2013

Organisers of the Volta Heroes Foundation awards have primed the event to also drive business investments to the Volta Region, as one of its key objectives for putting the awards together.


Man on a Mission

13th Nov, 2013

Mr. Rockson Kwesi Dogbegah, Founder and Board Chairman of Berock Ventures Limited, has tenaciously worked his way up the jagged te...

Institute Policy On Construction Maintenance

11th Oct, 2013

Government has been asked to institute a policy to facilitate the maintenance of projects.

The Vice President of the Chartered Institute of Building – West Africa, Rockson Dogbegah ma...

Desist from under-quoting -Building contractors warned

10th Oct, 2013

The Vice President of the Chartered Institute of Building, Africa, Mr Rockson Dogbegah, has cautioned his colleague contractors to desist from under quoting when bidding for a construction project....

Formation of construction sector regulator on the cards

12th Jul, 2013

The Minister of Water Resources Works and Housing, Alhaji Collins Dauda, has said that his Ministry will hold discussions with the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Ghana, which could lead to ...

CIOB Africa Veep calls for industry and academia collaboration

9th Jul, 2013

The disconnect in the skills gap between industry and tertiary institutions must be bridged to promote national development, Mr Rockson Dogbegah, the Vice President of the Chartered Institute of B...

Berock Ventures Chair Picks Another Award

21st May, 2013

Founder and Chairman of Berock Ventures Ltd. -- an indigenous building and civil engineering company -- Rockson Dogbegah has picked up a second award (the International Nobles Award) just two weeks...

Enforce construction laws - Minister

10th Apr, 2013

The Minister of Roads and Highways, Mr Amin Amidu Sulemana, has underscored the need for the construction industry to be formally regulated, explaining that lack of enforcement of regulations for t...

International President of CIOB arrives Thursday

3rd Apr, 2013

The International President of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) will pay a three-day visit to Ghana from April 4th to 6th as part of a working tour of two African countries.

Mr. C...

Construction industry players on training tour

20th Mar, 2013

A 13-member delegation made up of Government officials and built environment professionals have left Accra for a 10-day working visit to Malaysia and Singapore.

The trip is to enable the de...

Maiden Africa construction confab opens tomorrow

7th Nov, 2012

Over 200 participants from Ghana and other African countries are expected in Accra for the maiden Africa Construction Development Conference.

The conference, slated for tomorrow and Thursda...

Maiden Africa Construction Development Conference opens on Thursday

4th Nov, 2012

Accra, Nov 4, GNA - More than two hundred participants from Ghana and other African countries are expected in Accra for the maiden Africa Construction Development Conference.

The conference...

CIOB gets new Chairman

1st Nov, 2012

The Ghana Centre of the Charted Institute of Building has elected Rockson Dogbegah as its Chair at a meeting held over the weekend. Mr. Dogbegah, who founded construction giant Berock Ventures, is ...

Gov’t picks local firm to construct National ICT Park

21st Sep, 2012

An indigenous construction firm, Berock Ventures Ltd (BVL), is constructing the GH¢16.5million national Information Communication Technology Park which will serve as hub for ICT in the entire ...

GHACEM, World Bank at war

17th Aug, 2012

he recent cement crisis that hit Ghana a couple of months ago, as a result of the temporary shutdown of the production plant of West African Cement (WACEM), producers of Diamond Cement, which shook...

Forms for National Contractors Excellence Awards out

12th Jul, 2012

Accra, July 10, GNA - Building and civil engineering and road contractors would in September compete for eleven award categories at the second National Contractors Excellence Awards slated for Accr...

Execution Of MiDA Projects, A Plus For Ghanaian Contractors-CEO Of Berock Ventures

15th Jun, 2012

Bedrock Ventures Limited, a Ghanaian construction firm, has remarked that judging form the way the management team of the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA), has handled its projects, the coun...

University Of Ghana Inaugurates Hostel, Alumni Centre

12th Apr, 2012

Elizabeth Frances Sey Hall, Courtesy www.ug.edu.gh

The University of Ghana,Legon has inaugurated five facilities g...

Accra Shippers Centre Project

2nd Feb, 2010

The Centre is intended to house the Ghana Shippers’ Authority’s Head Office and a ship brokerage hall which...

Local contractors urged to invest in training

3rd Jan, 2010

Mr. Courage Dogbegah

Owners of construction firms are being challenged to develop their leadership skills and those of the ma...