• Acwa Power named preferred bidder for UAE IWP

    45m GALLON DESAL PROJECT
    A consortium led by Saudi-based Acwa Power and Tecton Engineering and Construction has emerged as the preferred bidder for a 45 million imperial gallons per day desalination independent water project in the UAE emirate of Umm Al Qaiwain.

  • Abu Dhabi set to complete Al Falah roads project


    The Abu Dhabi City Municipality (ADM), in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Public Services Company, Musanada, will fully complete all infrastructure and internal roads project, which started last year in Al Falah by the end of June.

  • Over 100 exhibitors for Middle East Concrete


    More than 100 exhibitors as well as over 60,000 industry professionals are expected to take part in Middle East Concrete, as the dedicated showcase of concrete products takes place alongside The Big 5 later this year in Dubai, UAE.

  • Reel Cinemas to launch UAE's first ScreenX at Dubai Mall

    270° MOVIE EXPERIENCE
    South Korea's CJ 4DPlex has joined hands with UAE's Reel Cinemas to set up the first ScreenX - the world's first multi-projection system that provides a 270-degree panoramic film viewing experience within a theatre setting - in Dubai.

  • KBR wins engineering contract for US, Mexico plants


    KBR, a global provider of differentiated professional services, said it has won a multi-year engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) contract from a Fortune 100 chemicals manufacturer for its facilities in US and Mexico.

  • Bahrain opens mosque in Sehla


    Bahrain authorities have opened the Shaikh Hussain Mosque, a thermally-insulated building constructed as per traditional architectural designs, including an upper floor dedicated for women worshippers, located in the kingdom's Sehla district.

  • Eagle Hills Diyar unveils Avenues roadshow plan


    Eagle Hills Diyar, the developer of Marassi Al Bahrain, a luxurious waterfront development located in Diyar Al Muharraq, will be displaying its portable showroom in The Avenues as part of a one-month road show that will kick off on June 17.

  • World Cup 2018 venues built with Trimble BIM software


    Trimble, a global offshore construction technology company, said eight of the 12 stadiums that will host the 2018 World Cup in Russia have been constructed using its advanced building information modelling (BIM) tool Tekla.

  • Arabtec unit wins Emaar's Dubai Creek Harbour deal

    MEP SERVICES CONTRACT
    Arabtec, a leading construction company in the region, said one of its subsidiaries, Efeco, has been awarded the MEP (mechanical, electrical and plumbing) contract for the Creek Horizon Plot 19 in Emaar’s Dubai Creek Harbour development.

  • L&T unit gets top Mideast EPC contractors ranking


    Indian engineering and construction major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said one of its key subsidiaries, L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering, has been ranked second in this year's Top 30 EPC contractors list for the Middle East region.

  • Bahrain's Hajiyat residential project on track


    Work on the Hajiyat residential project in Bahrain is progressing as per schedule with the main construction already 98 per cent completed, said a report, citing the kingdom's housing minister.

  • Work set to start on Bahrain medical complex


    Bahraini authorities said work will soon start on a BD1.7-million ($4.5 million) multiple sclerosis centre in the Muharraq area of the kingdom. The 100-bed facility, being developed as part of Muharraq Medical Complex, will be ready by mid-2020.

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Acwa Power named preferred bidder for UAE IWP

A consortium led by Saudi-based Acwa Power and Tecton Engineering and Construction has emerged as the preferred bidder for a 45 million imperial gallons per day desalination independent water project in the UAE emirate of Umm Al Qaiwain. ...



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