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Ambitious vision for industrial growth

As Saudi Arabia awaits a turnaround in its economy, it is earnestly implementing the kingdom’s boldest, most innovative, and farthest-reaching modernisation and development plan in the country’s history, the Saudi Arabia Vision 2030. As part of Vision 2030 Saudi Arabia plans to more than triple its non-oil revenues to SR530 billion in 2020 from...

Innovation spurs growth at SAPIN

Dammam-based Saudi Arabian Packaging Industry (SAPIN) is on track to touch greater heights as it aim ...

Masa gains ground

Masa Establishment for Pest Extermination, Maintenance and Contracting, a leading pest control firm ...

Emerson begins new BIT programme

Emerson Automation Solutions has started its Beginners Integration Training (BIT) Programme, recruit ...

Air Products to build R&D centre

US-based Air Products, a leading industrial gases company, has signed an agreement with Dhahran Tech ...





Alba Line 6 expansion project on track

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), the first aluminium smelter in the Gulf region, has been making steady progress with the execution of its flagship development, the Line 6 Expansion Project, said the company chairman. “We are delighted to see that the Line 6 Expansion Project continues to progress on schedule as that will accelerate our position to be the...

Bosch Rexroth helps upgrade Garmco’s plant

Bosch Rexroth, one of the leading specialists in drive and control technologies, has successfully co ...





Celebrating youth and innovation

With an exciting lineup of industry initiatives and thought provoking content, industry leaders and participating process engineers will engage in technical conversations and find solutions to current challenges at MEPEC 2017, the Middle East’s definitive event for process engineers, taking place from October 9 to 11th at the Bahrain International...

Time to transform

The Middle East region has seen a clear transformation in dealing with the process safety aspect of ...

Process safety in focus

Process safety is a discipline designed to prevent the unintentional releases of industrial chemical ...

Role of women in oil and gas industry

Representing roughly a fifth of employees in the oil and gas industry, women account for a significa ...

FARO 3D scanners set new standards

The oil and gas industry’s growing need for digital documentation requirements has created the ...





Marine pumps market picks up

The global marine pumps market generated revenues of $427 million in 2016 and is expected to register a compound annual growth rate of 4 per cent through 2023, a new report said. Growth in the global marine pumps market continues to pick up pace, driven by strict marine emission standards and a focus on energy-efficient, high-performance, advanced marine...

Kanoo Oil & Gas in assembly deal

Kanoo Oil & Gas, a division of YBA Kanoo Group, has signed an assembler agreement with BRDR Chri ...

Miniature valve insert ensures zero leakage

A new miniature valve designed for protecting low pressure systems that need an over pressure safety ...

SPX Flow and Al Wajdi Group sign JV

SPX Flow, a leading manufacturer of oil and gas engineering products, has formed a joint venture wit ...

Cost-effective cerex p-range pump launched

SPX Flow has launched its new Bran+Luebbe Cerex P-range pump, a product in response to market demand ...





Mena power spend seen at $302bn

As governments in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) are prioritising investments in the power sector, the region will need to invest $302 billion in the next five years to feed the rapidly rising demand for electricity, according to estimates by Apicorp Energy Research for the period 2017-2021. ‘’Of this, $179 billion will be needed to...

Coal share will remain limited

Regional governments in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region are looking at coal to divers ...

Siemens expands Iraq power deal

Siemens has expanded the company’s existing service agreement with KAR Group in Iraq to provid ...





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