Manufacturers & Procurement

RAK Ceramics, considered to be the world’s largest ceramics manufacturer, has achieved a significant new milestone by becoming the first ceramics manufacturer in the region to produce a Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) report based on the latest GRI-G4 guidelines.

SOME 200,000 m of Prysmian’s FP Gold has been installed within the billion-dollar Etihad Towers in the UAE which opened in 2012.

CASE Construction Equipment has further expanded its industry-leading backhoe loader range in the Middle East and Africa with the new Case 570T, which is designed to ensure high productivity, versatility and fast return on investment.

SIX Liebherr cranes are being used by Turkish contractor Endem Construction to construct the access roads for the Third Bosphorus Bridge in Turkey. Construction work on the bridge, which is officially known as the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, began in May 2013.

WHEN faced with the challenge of lifting a 200-tonne bridge girder beam for a bridge span in a major highway expansion project in Kuwait’s capital city, the contractor turned to the expertise of leading heavy lift specialist Integrated Logistics and its fleet of Terex cranes.

HITACHI Construction Machinery Middle East Corporation (HMEC) will be showcasing its 150-tonne capacity SCX1500A-3 hydraulic crawler crane at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (Adipec), which will be held from November 10 to 13 in Abu Dhabi, UAE.