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Helping build an industrial power

As an enabler of industry that oversees 35 industrial cities around the kingdom, the Saudi Authority for Industrial Cities and Technology Zones (Modon), has bolstered economic growth for both the public and private sectors, diversifying the economy and raising employment levels. Over the years, it has strengthened its strategy that aims to facilitate the...

Acciona to build 4th desal plant in Saudi

Acciona, a leading supplier of sustainable infrastructure solutions and renewable energy projects, s ...

Almajdouie Logistics partners with Wabco

Wabco Holdings, the leading global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologi ...

Yanbu port receives Jeddex service maiden call

Gulf Stevedoring Contracting Company (GSCCO), part of the Gulftainer group of companies, has welcome ...

NAQEL manages Covid crisis with care

As the world braves the challenging times in the wake of Covid-10 outbreak, NAQEL Express, one of th ...





Water treatment sector set to gain

The water and wastewater treatment chemicals market in the Middle East region is set to perform well over the next five years, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.2 per cent, said a report by 6Wresearch, a global market research and consulting firm. Saudi Arabia holds a dominant market share in the water and wastewater treatment chemicals...

Water consumption demand surges in GCC

The GCC region remains one of the highest consumers of water in the world as demand surges simultane ...

Utico achieves one million LTI-free man-hours

UTICO, a full-spectrum private utility in the Middle East, has achieved a milestone of one million L ...

Kuwait keen to boost water production

The Ministry of Electricity and Water in Kuwait, in line with goals to improve the strategic reserve ...

$44m water projects approved in UAE

The UAE government has given approval for a series of strategic water infrastructure development pro ...





FARO unveils upgrade

Faro has released the latest version of BuildIT Construction, the first fully integrated building lifecycle Quality Control (QC) management tool. The software empowers construction professionals to continuously evaluate projects by real time comparing computer-aided design (CAD) and building information modeling (BIM) designs with reality 3D scan...

Magnetic encoder system from Balluff

The BML absolute magnetic encoder system, from sensor and automation specialist Balluff and certifie ...

Equipment market to reach $33bn

The global test and measurement (T&M) equipment market is expected to reach $32.5 billion by 202 ...

GTM granted patent for transducer

GTM Testing and Metrology, one of the internationally leading metrology supplier, presented its late ...

Bureau Veritas tool outlines cost benefits

A digital twinning and smart data asset management tool from Bureau Veritas, a world leader in testi ...





Saudi group to build two petchem units

Saudi-based Advanced Petrochemical Company said it has signed an agreement with leading South Korean group SK Gas for the construction and operation of two major petrochemical facilities - a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) and a polypropylene unit - in the kingdom at an investment of $1.8 billion. The Saudi group said, as per the deal, its subsidiary...

Firm to do feasibility study for Saudi plant

JAPAN’S JXTG Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation said that it will conduct the feasibility stu ...

Crude collapse to crush US advantage

The collapse in crude oil prices is wiping out much of the US petrochemical competitive advantage wh ...

GCC firms face `risks from Covid-19, oil drop’

A sharp drop in oil prices and the coronavirus outbreak have affected the petrochemicals sector in t ...

Adoption of PtC platforms predicted

Emerging power-to-chemicals (PtC)technologies will disrupt the dominance of oil and gas in the chemi ...





Eaton in key LED surge milestone

Eaton, a leader in providing reliable and energy efficent power management and power supply solutions, said it has achieved a major landmark in LED luminaire surge protection. More than two million of its MTL LS range surge protection devices (SPD) are now installed worldwide, helping to ensure that critical LED lighting circuits continue to function...

Saudi switchgear market set for 3.7pc growth

Saudi Arabia’s switchgear market is set to perform well over the next five years growing at a ...

Dewa unit gets DESC CSP certification

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) said one of its subsidiaries, Moro Hub (Data Hub Integr ...

Abu Dhabi amends electrical wiring regulations

The Abu Dhabi Department of Energy (DoE) has revised its regulations for electrical wiring, which ha ...





Graphene innovation set to change lives

Abu Dhabi is set to be among the first cities in the world to benefit from graphene – the world’s first two-dimensional material – as the Emirate looks to build an even more sustainable future. Graphene was first isolated by researchers at The University of Manchester and has sparked a revolution in materials science and has become an...





Firms `repurpose production, R&D’

In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, manufacturing companies from across the globe are adapting their production plans in an effort to combat the virus, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Steps taken involve repurposing production and research and development (R&D) capabilities. For instance, luxury brands such as LVMH are...

Stronger and faster together

When you think of respiratory and surgical masks, which are currently produced predominantly in Asia ...

Porcher launches reusable masks production

Porcher Industries, a leading firm in high-performance thermoplastic technical and composite te ...

Flexibility `empowers’ manufacturers

Flexibility is a goal for many manufacturers, and with good reason. Across industry segments, the or ...





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