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Cities continue to flourish

Recent significant developments in the Saudi cities of Jubail and Yanbu, operated under the Royal Commission of Jubail and Yanbu (RCJY) charter, solidify their role as a premier channel of the kingdom’s economic and industrial development. The industrial powerhouses are seeing scorching development attracting an investment of more than $267 billion,...

AFI showcases industrial solutions

Alaa For Industy (AFI), a leading industrial supplies company in the Middle East, in collaboration w ...

EagleBurgmann Saudi Arabia is expanding

EagleBurgmann Saudi Arabia (EBKSA), a market leader with over 130 years of global experience in ...

Crossing boundaries

Al YUSR Industrial Contracting Company (AYTB), a Saudi integrated group providing a range of service ...

Anabeeb expects market to pick up

Saudi-based industrial services leader Anabeeb covers over 50 clients in the petrochemical, minerals ...





Inma Steel: marching ahead

Inma Steel, a subsidiary of Alturki Holding Co, is a market leader in custom-built process equipment fabrication and specialised industrial preventive and corrective maintenance services such as equipment installation, mechanical repairs, plant turnaround and shutdown services. Inma has extensive experience in the construction, repair and refurbishment of...

$4.7m awarded to drive skills in steel sector

Researchers at UK’s Cardiff University have been tasked with developing training and skills st ...

Metals giant to use blockchain solutions

Danieli, one of the world’s largest suppliers to the steel industry, will utilise cybersecurit ...

New precision steel tubes

SSAB, a Nordic and US-based steel company, has launched SSAB Form Tube Plus – a completely new ...

China’s listed steel firms’ earnings up in H1

Chin's listed steel firms reported a surge in earnings in the first half of this year amid conti ...





`Green’ market to reach $364.6bn

The global green building materials market size is expected to reach $364.6 billion by 2022.  According to a report by Grand View Research, growing requirement for energy-efficient and environment-friendly construction materials is anticipated to propel demand for green building materials. These eco-friendly building materials are likely to reduce...

Hormann rolls out innovative doors

Hormann, a leading provider of doors and gates in the region, has introduced V2012 – a special ...

Lanxess opens new line for specialities

Specialty chemicals company Lanxess said it has commissioned a new production line at its Mannheim s ...

Sika builds new chemicals plant in Dubai

Leading Swiss manufacturer of specialty chemicals Sika is boosting its UAE operations with the estab ...

IKEA ‘will meet needs of market’

Swedish home furnishing giant IKEA in partnership with Saudi Arabia’s Ghassan Ahmed Al Sulaima ...





Materials handling market looking up

Material handling equipment market size is set to exceed $190 billion by 2024 and is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of over 5.5 per cent from 2018 to 2024, according to a new research report by Global Market Insights. Rising demand for sophisticated automated systems coupled with the ever-increasing labour costs is anticipated to contribute to the material...

CMA CGM, Hapag-Lloyd introduce reUse

Avantida, an Inttra company, has announced that CMA CGM and Hapag-Lloyd, two of the world’s la ...

Linde completes lithium-ion range

The last gap has been filled: The largest Linde brand electric forklift trucks in the load capacity ...

Terex lifts crane orders in Mideast

Terex Corporation, a global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services de ...

Bobcat on a roll in MEA

Bobcat, a leading manufacturer of construction equipment, has launched its TL43.80HF telehandler in ...





Aramco commits to cut emissions

Saudi Aramco, the world’s leading integrated energy and chemicals company, has reinforced its commitment to reduce climate change-causing greenhouse gas emissions, at annual Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) meeting in New York. Saudi Aramco, a founding member of the OGCI, joined several major oil and gas companies and key energy and climate...

47pc drop in eco violations by firms

The Dubai Municipality has recorded a 47 per cent decrease in environmental violations committed by ...

Qatar firm wins Green Era award

Elite Recycling Paper, a leading paper manufacturing company in Qatar that recycles all types of was ...

Zaitoun initiates a new consortium

Dubai-based Zaitoun Green Shipping has initiated, together with world leading companies in smart tec ...

Tadweer opens waste recycling plant

ABU DHABI Waste Management Centre (Tadweer) has opened a new facility to recycle construction and de ...





TSC, Texpo to offer innovative systems

The UK’s Transport Systems Catapult (TSC), a transport solutions firm, has announced that businesses and academic institutes it leads will develop state-of-the-art innovations for governing bodies within the Middle East – starting in Dubai. The programme is the result of an alliance between The TSC and Dubai & UK based innovation and IT...

GM at forefront of vehicle lightweighting

General Motors (GM) is using a new, advanced software design technology to introduce the next genera ...

Hyundai to unveil fuel cell vehicle

Hyundai Motor Company will unveil its fuel cell electric vehicle (FCEV) buses and coaches, the compa ...

New Volvo spare parts unit in Sharjah opens

Al Masaood, a top conglomerate in the UAE, has opened a new Volvo Penta Spare Parts Centre in Sharja ...





Statistics

Gulf Industry Magazine helps you catch up with the numbers behind economic and industrial developments in the region.   Abu Dhabi non-oil foreign trade hits $21.8bn ABU DHABI’S non-oil foreign trade during the first half (H1) of the year amounted to Dh80.1 billion ($21.8 billion), with the month of June recording a growth of 30 per cent, a...





Tenders

Gulf Industry Magazine brings you the latest tenders available in the Gulf region.   KUWAIT Tender No 40/2017/2018 Providing catering services • Documents can be obtained from the Ministry of Education, Kuwait, for a payment of KD1,000, Tender Bond: KD7,500; Fax: +965-24836800 • CD: October 16   Tender No 23/2017/2018 Supplying...





Abu Dhabi Ports appoints new Kizad CEO

Abu Dhabi Ports has announced the appointment of industry veteran Samir Chaturvedi as CEO of Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad). Chaturvedi will oversee the growth of Kizad to further enable global trade and the flow of foreign direct investments to the industrial zone. He brings over 35 years of experience executing business strategies for economic...

BASF names managing director for Bahrain unit

BASF, a German chemical company and the largest chemical producer in the world, said it has appointe ...

Infoblox appoints regional channel head of MEA

Secure cloud-managed network services provider Infoblox has announced that Feras Masoud has been app ...

Fine Hygienic appoints key official

Fine Hygienic Holding  (FHH), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of hygienic paper ...





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