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Boost to industrial growth

The UAE Government has launched the Industrial Development Strategy 2030, with a view to develop ing and building the capacities of the UAE industrial sector, said a report. The strategy includes developing a roadmap to achieve a number of objectives within a specific time frame, establish a set of enablers that would increase the contribution of the...

EGA recognised as a UAE Pioneer

Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA), the largest industrial company in the UAE outside oil and gas, was ...

Albwardy marks a milestone in UAE

Albwardy Marine Engineering, founded in Al Jadaf (Dubai) in 1978 by Ali Albwardy, recently celebrate ...

Gerab to set up 3 operations at Kizad

Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad) has announced that Dubai-based Gerab National Enterprises ...

Gulf Pinnacle rebrands Century Express

Gulf Pinnacle Logistics (GPL), an emerging UAE-based logistics powerhouse, has heavily invested in t ...





Key opportunities for SMEs at Yanbu

The establishment of an integrated industrial complex in Yanbu industrial city in partnership with Saudi Aramco and Saudi Basic Industries Corp (Sabic) will contribute to creating opportunities for setting up small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and factories, stated Governor of Medina Prince Faisal bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz in a report. The Prince...

Yanbu Port sees 124pc rise in Q3 cargo

Sudi Arabia's Yanbu Commercial Port set a new record by handling 1.24 million tonnes of various ...





Cortec wins key lab certification

Dubai-based Cortec Middle East, a leading provider of corrosion protection technology, has received certification from the Dubai Central Laboratory Department (DCLD) to manufacture and supply MCI admixtures known as migrating corrosion inhibitors for concrete. Under the terms of the certification of product conformity of the DCLD of Dubai Municipality,...

Unique to offer corrosion solutions

Unique Group, one of the world’s most prominent integrated subsea and offshore solution provid ...

Videotec unveils corrosion-resistant camera

Videotec has recently launched the NVX, an IP full HD super low-light camera with high corrosio ...





Chemical industry in GCC `improving’

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) chemical industry’s performance has improved on all fronts, including in revenue, employment, production capacity and export, marking a key step in its journey towards transformation, according to a recent report. This was revealed in the annual Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) Facts and Figures...

Industry must invest in growth: Al Benyan

The petrochemical and chemical industry must accelerate its transformation journey and invest in gro ...

Major production milestone achieved

Bahrain-based Gulf Petrochemical Industries Company (GPIC) has recorded a production milestone of 40 ...

Sipchem bullish on petchem outlook

Saudi International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem), a key player in the petrochemical sector in Sau ...

Help sought on sulphur cap issue

With the global 0.50 per cent sulphur cap decision looming large over the shipping industry, several ...





Gulf to reach 4.6GW solar PV target

The solar drive will ensure the Gulf region reaches its 2030 target of a collective 4.6 GW PV in power generation to emerge as a global renewables leader, said an industry expert ahead of the upcoming Middle East Electricity (MEE) 2019 in Dubai. The event runs at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from March 5 to 7 next year. Murad Saygin, general manager of...

Italy’s DAB unveils energy-efficient solutions

DAB Water Technology, an Italian frontrunner in the global water management industry, introduced its ...

3 projects launched under UAE-CREF

The first three renewable energy projects under the $50 million UAE-Caribbean Renewable Energy Fund ...

Acciona, the 'greenest’ power firm

For another year, Acciona, a leading supplier of sustainable infrastructure solutions and renewable ...

Adnoc, JCCP in solar power deal

Adnoc Distribution, the UAE’s largest fuel and convenience retailer, has signed an agreement w ...





LNP at 70: full of energy, innovation

Diversified chemicals major Saudi Basic Industries Corp (Sabic) is this year celebrating 70 years of successful operations of the LNP product line, the company’s foremost brand for engineering thermoplastics operation. A pioneer in compounding technologies, the LNP product brand has a string of important technological achievements behind it....

Styro opens $19m new production unit

Styro, a leading expanded polystyrene (EPS) manufacturer in the Middle East, has opened a 40,000-sq- ...

Songwon offers PU resins for packaging

Manufacture of the widely varying types of packaging available today requires a vast range of produc ...





Endress+Hauser: closer to customers

Endress+Hauser has invested roughly €3 million ($3.38 million) in a modern, state-of-the-art calibration and training centre in the industrial city of Jubail, Saudi Arabia, thus strengthening direct contact with customers in the Middle East while supporting the country’s economic development. Saudi Arabia wants to expand its private business...

World’s first self-calibrating thermometer

Endress+Hauser is launching the iTherm TrustSens TM37x compact thermometer for food and beverage and ...

Intertek to build testing lab in Egypt

Intertek, a leading total quality assurance provider to industries worldwide has signed an agreement ...

Calibration service centre opened

US-based Emerson, a global automation technology and software company, has recently opened its Middl ...

QCC honoured for lifting equipment testing

Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council, the entity responsible for developing the quality infrastr ...





Powering modern manufacturing

Globally, manufacturers are beginning to adapt to Industry 4.0 and smart factory operations, which are enabled by advancements in technologies including mobile devices, radio-frequency identification (RFID), wearables and automated systems. By leveraging the data provided by these technologies, as well as sensors connected to legacy systems, manufacturers...

Workz rolls out expansion plans

Dubai-based Workz Group, a leading mobile security and IoT solutions provider, announced several exp ...

Smart shipping: the future of maritime?

The maritime industry is today on the cusp of a technology revolution and will witness significant t ...

Honeywell hub to boost regional IoT innovation

Honeywell has announced the official opening of an innovation hub at the company’s region ...

Conquering the airspace

The global oil and gas sector is increasingly using advanced laser scanning techniques to produce co ...





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