• Sohar Aluminium in deal to set up $100m Oman plant


    Leading Omani industrial group Sohar Aluminium said it has partnered with Synergies Castings, a leading Indian manufacturer of aluminium alloy wheels, to set up a new $100 million manufacturing plant in the sultanate.

  • Swiss firm to build German Pavilion at Expo 2020


    A consortium comprising Cologne-based agency facts and fiction and Swiss construction company Adunic has won the bid to design and build the German Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai.

  • Saudi Aramco JV renews Jacobs' engineering contract

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    Jacobs Engineering Group said one of its subsidiaries has won a two-year contract renewal from Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemical Company (Satorp) for providing general engineering services at its plant in the Jubail Industrial City.

  • Oman's Galfar nets $1.2bn orders in H1


    Oman-based Galfar Engineering and Contracting has achieved an order-book of RO471 million ($1.22 billion) as of June 30, 2018, boosted by a raft of oil and gas contracts, said a report.

  • RSA inks deal with top UAE 3D printing group


    RSA Global, a leading third-party logistics provider, has joined forces with UAE-based Immensa Technology Labs, a leading additive manufacturing (AM or 3D printing) company, for the successful deployment of its virtual warehousing solution.

  • Bahrain's massive residential project on track


    Bahrain authorities said work was progressing at a steady pace on the massive government housing project coming up on a 1-million-sq-m area at Al Ramli which, on completion, will provide 4,501 residential units for 29,260 people.

  • EMPG raises $50m as part of investment round


    UAE-based Emerging Markets Property Group (EMPG), the parent company of leading property portals in the Mena and South Asia regions, has wrapped up a first close of $50 million as part of a substantially larger investment round.

  • Manazel H1 net profit surges 135pc to $36m


    Manazel Real Estate, a leading UAE developer, has posted a net profit of Dh132.9 million ($36.2 million) for the first six months of the year, up 135 per cent compared to Dh56.6 million during the same period in 2017.

  • Eaton explores ways to ease evacuation of high-risk towers


    Eaton, a global technology leader in power management solutions, is exploring ways to improve the evacuation of high-risk buildings with the introduction of cutting-edge technology and adaptive evacuation systems in commercial buildings.

  • Rapid Access to roll out new brand identity


    Rapid Access, a leading provider of powered access solutions in the Middle East for more than 20 years, is rolling out a new brand identity following its acquisition by France-based Loxam Group last year, said a top official.

  • BisB, Kingdom Properties sign deal for home financing


    Bahrain Islamic Bank (BisB) has recently signed an agreement with Kingdom Properties Real Estate to provide property financing for potential residents of the Janayin Al Hamala Project in Bahrain.

  • Losberger De Boer names new Middle East head


    Losberger De Boer, the leading temporary event structure and semi-permanent buildings specialist, has appointed Jim Muldoon as its new managing director for the Middle East, Central Asia and Russia region based in Dubai, UAE.

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