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A decade of industrial innovation

Well-known for its rugged beauty and stunning panoramic vistas, Ras Al Khaimah (RAK), the northernmost of the seven Emirates that make up the UAE, has over the years successfully reinvented itself to emerge as an attractive investment location and a business hub. The emirate, which recently celebrated 10 years of economic and developmental innovation, has...

RAK Chamber members post $1bn exports in 9 months

The value of exports of members of the Ras Al Khaimah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RAKCCI) tota ...

Rakez drives Ras Al Khaimah's industrial exports

In a year fraught with Covid-19 challenges, Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (Rakez), witnessed a 15.38 ...





Power shifts likely to continue

As economies and energy markets recover from the short-term impact of the pandemic, fundamental shifts in the global energy landscape are expected to continue, and the coming decades will likely see a rapid acceleration of the energy transition. For example, power consumption could double by 2050 as energy demand electrifies, wealth increases, and green...

New Siemens power plant fired up at EGA

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

Siemens, Air Liquide tie-up for hydrogen effort

Siemens Energy and Air Liquide have signed an agreement to combine their expertise in PEM (Proton Ex ...

Nestlé opens solar plant in Morocco

The port city of El Jadida on Morocco’s Atlantic coast has become home to the latest Nestl&eac ...

Eaton in deal to acquire Tripp Lite

Power management company Eaton said it has signed an agreement to acquire Tripp Lite, a leading supp ...





Jotun makes a case for advanced antifouling solutions

Today’s shipowners face a simultaneous battle on two fronts, states leading paint and coatings manufacturer Jotun. A growing pressure to comply with ever more stringent environmental regulations is matched by a need to control costs, and enhance efficiency, in an increasingly competitive and unpredictable marketplace. Confronted with such grave...

Lanxess pursues expanison

Specialty chemicals company Lanxess is accelerating its growth course and signed a binding agreement ...

Hempel buys Wattyl, sets eyes on Australia and New Zealand

In line with its recently announced new `Double Impact’ strategy, supposed to be realised thro ...





Getting started with AI

Companies around the world are investing tens of billions of dollars on artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) and for good reason. These technologies have real business-altering potential – the recent Gartner’s Enter the Age of Analytics report predicts that by 2023, AI and deep-learning techniques will be the two most common...

WEF sets up Global AI Action Alliance

The World Economic Forum has announced the launch of the Global AI Action Alliance (GAIA), a new fla ...

Wärtsilä Voyage rings in transformation with AI

The maritime industry, so far, has had a sluggish and fragmented approach to digitalisation. But 202 ...

Rotork joins Open Integration network

How can field instruments and components be easily integrated into automation systems? The answer to ...

Philips to deploy AI in Saudi healthcare system

The Saudi Data and Artificial Intelligence Authority (SDAIA) and Philips have signed a MoU aimed at ...





Game changing optical gas imaging product launched

The global oil and gas inspection industry is set to benefit from the world’s first lightweight optical gas imaging inspection system developed by Air Control Entech, the certified remote inspection technology specialist. Weighing less than 5,000 grams, the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) is less than half the weight of other optical systems, allowing...

Fire pump market revenue to surge by 2026

The global fire pump market was valued at approximately $1,500.00 million in 2019. It is expected to ...

Paradigm aligns with UAE’s GCG, UK’s Hawkes Fire

Paradigm Flow Services, part of the Paradigm Group headquartered in Groot-Ammers, Holland, recently ...

Intertek launches fire testing in Saudi Arabia

Intertek, a total quality assurance provider to industries worldwide, has launched a new in-country ...

Honeywell wins key Saudi deal

Honeywell has been awarded a major contract by Sepco Electric Power Construction Corporation to supp ...





Global SBR market may bounce back

Global demand growth of styrene butadiene rubber (SBR) is expected to strengthen in 2021 and continue further, as sequential demand improvement is expected to be seen in automotive and tyre applications. Producers are trying to manage short-term adversity while focusing on long-term strategic actions like investments in applications with higher growth and...

Tadweer opens used tyre recycling unit expansion

Abu Dhabi Waste Management Center (Tadweer) has announced the opening of its expanded used tyre recy ...

Bridgestone EMIA delivers sustainable innovation

Bridgestone EMIA’s Original Equipment (OE) business achieved new successes in 2020, as the org ...

Using big data to increase Para rubber yields

Tyre manufacturer Bridgestone Corporation has developed an optimisation system for Para rubber tree ...





Techtalk #7: How to measure oil contamination?

In the previous tech talks, MH Hydraulics FZC, a leading hydraulic solutions provider in the Middle East, focused on oil contamination and talked about the importance of clean & dry hydraulic/lubrication oils and various ways to prevent oil contamination. In this TechTalk#7 we will help you to measure contamination and understand the importance and...





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