• KCPC wins Kuwait Sabah Al Ahmad City project work


    Kuwait Company for Process Plant Construction & Contracting (KCPC) said it has secured a contract from the Public Authority for Housing Welfare for asphalt paving and maintenance works within Sabah Al Ahmad City Sector B.

  • Azizi's new Dubai residential project to be ready by Q4


    UAE-based Azizi Developments has announced that 75 per cent of the work at its 486-unit residential development, Star, located in the heart of Dubai’s new growth corridor, Al Furjan, has been completed and will be ready by the fourth quarter of 2020.

  • Farnek adopts new contactless face recognition system


    Leading UAE-based technology and sustainability-driven facilities management (FM) company Farnek has implemented a new contactless face recognition system to measure the temperature and monitor the attendance of its employees.

  • McDermott appoints new senior VP for EMEA


    McDermott International Ltd today announced Tareq Kawash as Senior Vice President for its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region, effective immediately.

  • Oman's Madayn begins establishment of Ibri Industrial City


    Oman's Public Establishment for Industrial Estates (Madayn) has officially begun the establishment of Ibri Industrial City on a 10-million-sq-m area in Al Dhahirah. Work is currently under way to develop the masterplan for the industrial city.

  • Modon starts work on 15 mosques in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain


    Abu Dhabi authorities have begun construction of 15 mosques in various parts of the emirate including Al Ain and Al Dhafra, in collaboration with Modon Properties. This follows the recent handover of five mosques as part of a total of 20 being built.

  • Investcorp sells prime US industrial property for $200m


    Bahrain-based Investcorp, a leader in alternative investment, has sold a portfolio of industrial real estate properties located in the US cities of Boston and Chicago in two separate transactions for a total of more than $200 million.

  • Dewa deploys four-legged robots in internal ops


    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has started testing the different uses of the four-legged Spot Robots in its internal operations, becoming the first utility in the region to use this robot, developed by Boston Dynamics.

  • Egypt plans to build 765,000 homes over next three years

    $10.3bn INVESTMENT
    Egypt is set to build a total of 765,000 housing units over the next three years across the country at a total investment of E£165 billion ($10.3 billion). Of this, nearly 100,000 homes will be completed during the 2020/2021 fiscal year, said a report.

  • Work on UAQ waste-to-energy plant nearing completion


    Work is nearing completion on a waste-to-energy plant coming up over a 400,000-sq-m area in Umm Al Quwain (UAQ). Once operational, it will process the waste generated in the northern emirate and in Ajman for producing power for cement plants.

  • Majid Al Futtaim sets up largest Carrefour e-fulfilment centre in Dubai


    Majid Al Futtaim, a leading mall and leisure pioneer, has opened its largest Carrefour online fulfilment centre in Dubai. The 5,000-sq-m facility has been set up at Al Garhoud area to ensure quick delivery of products to e-shoppers across the emirate.

  • L&T names three top executives to company board


    India's top engineering and construction firm L&T said its board has inducted Subramanian Sarma as an executive director and elevated SV Desai and T Madhava Das to the board, thus reflecting its resolve to chart an aggressive future in its businesses.

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