• Petrofac leads top 30 EPC contractors list


    Petrofac, a leading international service provider to the oil and gas production and processing industry, has secured first place in the ‘Refining and Petrochemicals Middle East’ magazine’s Top 30 EPC Contractors list for 2020.

  • Bahrain suspends municipal properties' rents collection for 3 months


    Bahrain's Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning has ordered the suspension of collection of rents and allowance from all the tenants of municipal properties for the next three months.

  • UAE's 2019 freezone trade volume surges to $169m


    The trade volume of UAE free zones in 2019 grew to Dh621.3 billion ($169 million), up 2.1 per cent from Dh608.3 billion ($166 million) the year before. Non-oil foreign trade from the UAE free zones plays a significant role in diversifying the domestic eco

  • Unique Group inks partnership deal with Tugdock


    Dry dock pioneers Tugdock has signed a partnership deal with Unique Group, a leading integrated subsea and offshore solution provider, under which its modular floating dry docks will be offered for rental or purchase via Unique Seaflex’s global network.

  • Dentons plays key role in Oman solar project finance deal


    Dentons, a global law firm with a major presence in the UAE, said it had played a major advisory role in helping Saudi-based Acwa Power reach the financial close on the 500-MW Ibri II photovoltaic (PV) solar independent power project (IPP) in Oman.

  • MS ties up with Bentley, Schneider Electric to design future offices


    Microsoft has joined hands with Bentley Systems, a key provider of construction and infrastructure software, and top automation group Schneider Electric to re-imagine future workplaces with sensors, Internet of Things and artificial intelligence (AI).

  • Dubai Investments Park rolls out major disinfection drive


    Dubai Investments Park (DIP), the unique integrated commercial, industrial and residential community in the Middle East, has initiated a disinfection drive across all common areas in its zones as part of precautionary measures against Covid-19.

  • Wartsila lands big Saudi power plant supply contract


    Global technology group Wärtsilä said it has been awarded a contract to supply engineering equipment and provide technical advisory for a 44 MW power plant coming up at Mansourah & Massarah gold project mine in Saudi Arabia.

  • Canada's Expo 2020 pavilion on track for September launch


    Leading Canadian officials said work is progressing at a steady pace on its Expo 2020 Dubai pavilion - a 1,200-sq-m facility featuring architectural elements to symbolise its strong UAE cultural ties - and is likely to be completed by September.

  • Doosan Vina delivers key desal equipment for Bahrain project


    South Korean engineering firm Doosan Heavy Industries said its Vietnamese unit Doosan Vina has successfully exported three huge desalination devices - Evaporator, Final-Effect and Seawater Heater - weighing 2,000 tonnes for a major project in Bahrain.

  • Arabtec unit wins $57m Abu Dhabi construction projects


    Target Engineering, a unit of Dubai contractor Arabtec, has secured contracts worth Dh210 million ($57 million) in Abu Dhabi. One is for provision of EPCC services to Adnoc Offshore and the other is for construction of a commercial tower.

  • VA Tech Wabag wins Bahrain plant O&M contract


    VA Tech Wabag, a leading water and waste water treatment company, said it has secured a five-year contract from Bahrain's works ministry to operate and maintain (O&M) the Madinat Salman sewage treatment plant.

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