Well aware of the challenges presented by the region’s price-conscious market, Advanced Plastic Industries is on a mission to convince customers not to compromise on quality.

Geberit, a specialist in sanitary and piping, says its compact Pluvia pipe system for roof drainage offers clear advantages over conventional systems, providing higher performance, greater cost efficiency and more design freedom.

Pipes and fittings from Durapipe UK, a leading manufacturer of plastic pipework solutions, have been installed at the new 350,000-sq-ft headquarters of Abu Dhabi-based First Gulf Bank. The eight-storey building  comprises two basements, which house the plant room, a ground floor with reception and meeting rooms and seven office floors.