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Moving ahead with reforms

Even as Saudi Arabia – a country in the early stages of a transformational economic plan – continues to tighten its belt, the kingdom’s economic conditions appear to be stabilising following its weak performance in the first quarter (Q1) of 2016. Reports suggest that Saudi economy is stabilising after the government implemented key...

Qanbar Dywidag stays optimistic

As it marks 35 years of service to the Saudi construction industry this year, Qanbar Dywidag Precast ...

Saudi American Glass wins projects worth $5.33m

Saudi American Glass (SAG), a subsidiary of Dubai Investments and a leading processor of architectur ...

AFI adopts 'customer first’ approach

Dammam-based Alaa for Industry (AFI), a leading industrial products supplier and service provider in ...

Jotun maintains the momentum

The massive infrastructure renaissance that defines contemporary Saudi Arabia and its hopes for the ...





3M strives to push sustainable systems

With the push for sustainability gaining traction in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) region, 3M, a leading provider of fire prevention products, expects its environmentally-friendly lineup of fire prevention systems to drive its sales in the coming year.  “As the UAE and Qatar progress towards becoming sustainable countries, we are...

Scott Safety debuts novel imaging tool

Scott Sight, the UK firefighting industry’s first ever in-mask thermal imaging intelligence sy ...

Hima strengthens global ops

A family-owned enterprise based in Bruehl in Germany, Hima Paul Hildebrandt generated sales of &euro ...





Dow maximises its innovation value

Whether producing primary packaging for food, non-food or liquids, or secondary/tertiary packaging to collate and protect goods during transportation, the industry in the Middle East region and globally demands excellent pack hermeticity, abuse resistance, and aesthetics to ensure maximum protection for the contents, enhanced shelf-life and appeal and a...

Solid board from tomato plants wins

The unique solid board enriched with tomato plant fibres, produced by Solidus Solutions, emerged as ...





Simply collecting data is not enough!

Soon it will be possible to connect everything. Components and machines are being equipped with additional sensors and higher performing controls. This means more data is available in manufacturing. The mountain of data is growing. But what use is it? Manufacturing data should be a means to an end. The manufacturing information we collect must create...





DMD gets drive shafts up to speed

A revolution in the production of sliding bearings is in the making, says OR Lasertechnologie, which develops and builds robot-assisted laser systems for direct metal deposition (DMD) that take the production and repair of sliding bearings to an innovative new level. The German industrial technology company says it’s only necessary to apply a layer...





Alba awards PDS contract to Siemens

As part of its Line 6 project, Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), one of the world’s leading aluminium smelters, has awarded Siemens the power distribution system (PDS) contract for Power Station 5 (PS 5). Under the terms of this contract, Siemens will be responsible to design, engineer, procure, construct and commission high-voltage electrical network...

Power metering market to top $17.5bn by 2020

The global power metering market is projected to reach $17.8 billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 8.9 per c ...

Leroy-Somer, UPS target UAE market

Leroy-Somer Electric Power Generation, a global leading manufacturer of industrial alternators, and ...





Chinese logistics group to set up unit

CIMC Vehicle Group, the core member enterprise of China International Marine Containers Group Ltd (CIMC) – a world leading supplier of logistics and energy equipment – has announced plans to invest and launch its first manufacturing facility in Bahrain. The new facility will serve as a major reefer trailer manufacturing and export hub in the...

Emirates SkyCargo opens new facility

Emirates SkyPharma, Emirates SkyCargo’s new purpose-built facility dedicated exclusively to th ...

In Brief

Maersk to expand division DENMARK’S AP Moller-Maersk’s new Transport and Logistics divi ...

Protecting a warehouse

The consequences for freight companies associated with pest activity can be serious and costly. Pest ...

Masa, the pest control leader

Masa Establishment, based in Jeddah and owned by Mousaied S Al Shieshakly, who also officiates as ge ...





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