• Jusoor inks deal with Tecnimont to fund key Oman project


    Jusoor, a joint venture between Omani groups Orpic and Sohar Aluminium and Brazilian mining giant Vale, has signed an agreement with Italy-based EPC contractor Tecnimont, for Package Two of a major industrial project at Liwa, Oman.

  • Tamdeen working on giant tennis complex in Kuwait


    Kuwaiti developer Tamdeen said work is in full swing at its 263,430-sq-m International Tennis Complex, the first such multi-facility that will house the Kuwait Tennis Federation headquarters and 18 courts including the main 5,000-seat stadium.

  • Utico commissions $100m water pipeline in UAE


    Utico, a leading private utility company in the UAE, said it has commissioned the largest sustainable trans-Emirate pipeline in the country, built at a cost of over $100 million.

  • Dubai Investments names building materials CEO


    Dubai Investments said it has appointed Abdulaziz Bin Yagub Al Serkal as the chief executive for its building materials platform, covering a portfolio of subsidiaries that offer a comprehensive range of products in the construction sector.

  • Equitativa acquires three new floors in Dubai tower


    Equitativa, the largest real estate investment trust (REIT) manager in the GCC region, said it has acquired three additional fully leased floors in Index Tower, an 80-storey building located in Dubai, for its Emirates REIT portfolio.

  • Alba, Bechtel achieve major construction milestone


    Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), in co-ordination with Bechtel, a leading civil engineering company, has achieved a major construction milestone by successfully producing the first hot metal at its Potline 6 Expansion Project two weeks ahead of schedule.

  • Perkins+Will appoints new director of corporate interiors


    Perkins+Will, a global interdisciplinary, research-based architecture and design firm, has announced the appointment of Martin Smith, a construction industry veteran, as the new director of corporate interiors for its Dubai office.

  • Grundfos showcases key retrofit solutions at Saudi event


    Grundfos, a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology, showcased its wide range of retrofit solutions at a specialised conference on the emerging building held recently in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

  • Rexton launches new range of isolator switches


    Leading electrical manufacturer Rexton Technologies Middle East has announced the launch of its new range of weather-protected Isolator Switches IS300 series being manufactured at its manufacturing facility in Sharjah.

  • DP World, SMS to deploy smart storing system at Dubai port

    EXPO 2020 PREPARATIONS
    Dubai-based marine terminal operator DP World and industrial engineering specialist SMS Group will jointly revolutionise the way that containers are handled in ports through a new intelligent storing system, in time for the Dubai Expo 2020.

  • Shell Oman to develop fuel bunkering facilities at Duqm port


    Shell Oman Marketing Company, a downstream fuel marketing company in the sultanate, has signed a deal with Port of Duqm Company (PDC), a joint venture between Oman and Port of Antwerp Consortium, to develop fuel bunkering facilities.

  • Bilfinger inks deal with Egyptian Maintenance Company

    KEY MORDERNISATION SOLUTIONS
    Engineering and industrial solutions powerhouse Bilfinger has inked a deal with Egyptian Maintenance Company to deliver advanced maintenance and modernisation solutions for the country's hydrocarbon and industrial sectors.

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Jusoor inks deal with Tecnimont to fund key Oman project

Jusoor, a joint venture between Omani groups Orpic and Sohar Aluminium and Brazilian mining giant Vale, has signed an agreement with Italy-based EPC contractor Tecnimont, for Package Two of a major industrial project at Liwa, Oman....



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