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Kizad signs up 40 investors

Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad), which has allocated an area of 418 sq km, roughly two thirds the size of Singapore, to house companies within a range of industrial clusters, has brought on board some 40 national and international investors who are now constructing their facilities, it says. Most well-known among firms operating is the aluminium...

New design for GMS jackup barges

Gulf Marine Services (GMS), the world’s largest builder and operator of self-propelled self-el ...

Adnoc, Masdar team up for CCUS

Adnoc and Masdar are setting up a carbon dioxide compression facility and a 50 km pipeline under a j ...

Solar atlas gets technology award

THE ‘UAE Solar Atlas’ developed by the Research Centre for Renewable Energy Mapping and ...

Nuclear energy project lauded

THE US has commended the UAE’s nuclear energy project saying it is worthy of emulation by the ...





Innovative solar glass announced

IN a step that is set to revolutionise glass technology across the globe, Dubai Investments PJSC (DI), the largest investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), announced the launch of the first-of-its-kind, coloured solar glass that generates energy onits own. A new entity, Emirates Insolaire, has been formed to introduce the breakthrough...

Automated RTG yields benefits

KONECRANES has introduced an automated rubber tyred gantry (ARTG) system for the container-handling ...

Jotun hues and Lady Design (Historic)

Jotun Paints has introduced its latest Colour Collection and highlighted its recently announced Lady ...

Jotun launches fire protection product

JOTUN Paints, one of the world’s leading producers and distributors of paints and protective c ...

Unison tube-bending gear useful

All-electric tube bending machines from Unison are helping FMC Technologies – the leading supp ...





New halogen-free solder paste out

Henkel’s Loctite Multicore HF 212, a halogen-free, lead-free solder paste, is among several innovations the company announced inrecent weeks. Other new products include the epoxy film adhesive Loctite EA 9845 SF Aero, which protects against lightning strikes. The company also showcased its range of products for lighting applications under the...

Water-based adhesive launched

AQUABASED Technologies, a division of ADM Tronics Unlimited Inc, has introduced AquaTack 7001-PAA, a ...

PU sealants cut energy usage

A study conducted in a US home by Bayer MaterialScience LLC researchers to demonstrate the benefits ...

SG900 looks to shine in marine construction

SCIGRIP, a global leader in adhesive solutions, showcased its SG900 Seaming Adhesive at the 2013 Int ...

Low toxity gel from Prime launched

PRIME Resins Inc, a Barton Industries company, has announced the launch of Prime Flex AR 800, a low ...





Marmon supplying Gulf projects

Affiliates of Marmon Engineered Wire & Cable have won contracts to supply products to two major projects in the Gulf – Sadara Chemical, Saudi Arabia, and the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation’s nuclear energy programme, UAE. Marmon affiliates RSCC Wire & Cable of East Granby, Connecticut, and Dekoron Wire Cable of Mt Pleasant, Texas,...

Ducab to produce rubber cables

Middle East cables manufacturer Ducab announced plans to be the first in the region to produce rubbe ...

Ellis’ cleat call

Earlier this year, Richard Shaw, managing director of UK manufacturer Ellis, called on the IET to re ...

Nexans system being trialled

NEXANS, a worldwide expert in the cable industry, and RTE, France’s electricity transmission s ...

Belden unveils DataTuff cord sets

Belden Inc, a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, has ...





Fluke’s new system aids diagnosis

Fluke Corporation has introduced the Fluke CNX Wireless System, the first set of test tools that wirelessly connects multiple measurement modules and sends simultaneous readings to a master device up to 20 m away, allowing users to troubleshoot problems quickly and efficiently. The rugged, customisable tool set allows users to choose various measurement...

New Adlink PXI module announced

ADLINK Technology Inc has announced the release of its new PXI Express dynamic signal acquisition mo ...

Chroma simulator launched

Chroma Systems Solutions Inc, a leading provider of power conversion testing equipment and automated ...

PCTEL adds new features for SeeGull EXflex

PCTEL Inc, a leader in simplifying wireless and site solutions for private and public networks, has ...

Megger’s TTR tester cost-effective

Megger, one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of test equipment and measuring ...





Railways opening a new era

While Saudi Arabia has a railway service operational for a number of years and Dubai’s Metro network is a much celebrated one, it is only now that the Gulf is realising the implications of a full-blow rail system once that occurs. Yet it is difficult to foresee adequately the radical transformation that will occur in the lives and businesses of...





RSGT projects higher volume

Jeddah Islamic Port’s Red Sea Gateway Terminal (RSGT) is projecting a 4.1 per cent increase in its throughput in 2013 and a marginal increase in its share in the total port volume compared with the previous year, a senior official says. RSGT recorded throughput of 1.34 million teu last year and is forecasting it will rise to 1.4 million teu this...





‘Best’ shipyard Asry honours customers

Asry (Arab Shipbuilding & Repair Yard) received a prestigious award at one ceremony and gave away its own prizes to its best clients and agents at another earlier one. It was honoured as the Shipyard of the Year at the Lloyds List Middle East and Indian Subcontinent (MEIS) Awards at a gala dinner in Dubai. Asry’s awards party for its customers...

Keppel firm signs up Pemamek Oy

Pemamek Oy Ltd has announced it has received another contract to supplement Keppel FELS’ Singa ...

Nakilat JVs to build, operate vessels

QATAR Gas Transport Company (Nakilat), one of the world’s largest shippers of liquefied natura ...





DP World’s UK port opens

Senior officials of DP World hailed the company’s London Gateway, which is now commercially open, having welcomed its first scheduled vessel, the MOL Caledon from South Africa.  DP World chairman Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem said DP World was pleased to contribute to the UK economy by building and operating a state-of-the-art modern infrastructure...

Turkish Airlines cargo growth ‘rapid’

Turkish Airlines Cargo has reported it continues to show rapid growth despite stagnation in the glob ...

DCAF operational at new airport

DC Aviation Al-Futtaim Company LLC (DCAF) has announced it is now operational at the newly opened Al ...

DP World signs Kazakhstan deal

Global marine terminal operator DP World will provide management advisory services for the developme ...

Danzas building two facilities at DWC

DUBAI World Central (DWC), the world’s first purpose-built aerotropolis, has announced that Da ...





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