• KBR wins Feed contract for big Saudi COTC complex

    ARAMCO-SABIC JV PLANT
    KBR, a leading provider of project management, and engineering services, said it has been awarded a front-end engineering and design (Feed) contract by state oil giant Saudi Aramco for its crude oil-to-chemicals complex in the kingdom.

  • Jordan commissions UAE-funded solar plant


    In a major boost to Jordan's renewable energy sector, the government has officially commissioned the 105 MW Quweira Solar Power Plant, being funded by UAE-based Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD).

  • Bentley acquires Dutch geotechnical software firm


    Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, said it has acquired Plaxis, a geotechnical software company based in Delft, Netherlands.

  • Kuwait to spend $3.04bn on new residential projects

    BIG INFRASTRUCTURE BOOST
    Kuwait government is set to spend heavily on the country's infrastructure including the development of new road projects and other key amenities besides launch of residential developments worth KD916.6 million ($3.04 billion), said a report.

  • First Bahrain awards Seef project design


    First Bahrain Real Estate Development Company has awarded the main contract to Mohammed Al Gharib Architects & Engineers (MGAE) for designing its upcoming mixed-use project in the Seef area of the kingdom.

  • Azizi appoints contractor for Dubai Healthcare City projects


    Azizi Developments, one of the leading private developers in the UAE, has awarded two contracts worth Dh440 million ($120 million) for the development of two buildings within the Dubai Healthcare City.

  • Doosan Portable Power secures Saudi compressor order


    Doosan Portable Power (DPP) has won an order worth €2 million ($2.43 million) for portable compressors in Saudi Arabia.

  • Roda Hotels to open new Dubai property in May


    Roda Hotels & Resorts, a Dubai-based hospitality management company, will be adding a new hotel to the UAE emirate's growing hospitality portfolio next month.

  • J&P sells Jordan airport stake to pay its Saudi staff


    Leading Cyprus construction group Joannou & Paraskevaides has sold its stake in Jordan's Queen Alia International Airport for €120 million ($147 million) to pay the employees of its embattled subsidiary in Saudi Arabia, said a report.

  • UAE district cooling utility Tabreed Q1 profit up 3pc

    CHILLED WATER BUSINESS GROWTH
    UAE-based Tabreed, a leading district cooling utility firm, has registered a Dh78 million ($21 million) net profit for the first quarter of 2018, up three per cent over last year backed by strong performance at its core chilled water business.

  • Smart Wood shines at Gulf Construction Expo


    Smart Wood, part of Taxiat Trading Company of Saudi Arabia, made its debut in style at the Gulf Construction Expo in Manama, with a grand showcase of its innovative composite wood products at the three-day event.

  • Al Nisr rolls out diverse range of shutters at Bahrain expo


    Bahrain-based Al Nisr Aluminium and Metal Fabrication Company has showcased its comprehensive range of products - from large hangar doors to the smallest window rolling shutters - at the Gulf Construction Expo.

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KBR wins Feed contract for big Saudi COTC complex

KBR, a leading provider of project management, and engineering services, said it has been awarded a front-end engineering and design (Feed) contract by state oil giant Saudi Aramco for its crude oil-to-chemicals complex in the kingdom....



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