Manufacturers & Procurement

Power management company Eaton is making its debut at The Big 5 show next month (November) where it will set up a unique experience centre to bring its solutions to life in an ‘as-live’ working environment, according to Frank Ackland, general manager of Eaton Middle East.

The Middle East operation of MAN Truck and Bus is marking a key milestone in the history of its German parent company which is celebrating 100 years of commercial vehicle manufacturing. MAN Truck and Bus has built a leadership presence in the region, with operations across the GCC and Levant over the years.

Hempel says its new flooring coating range Strata includes a choice of self-levelling systems that  provide a perfect solution for abrasion-resistant and seamless concrete surfaces. Among them is Strata Epoxy SL2000, a self-levelling, solvent-free, three-component epoxy paint system suitable for a wide range of purposes.

Pan Gulf Valves (PGV), one of the leading manufacturers of a comprehensive range of valves and accessories in Saudi Arabia, says a projected 15 per cent annual growth in the industrial valves market will help drive its business ahead.

With the official launch last month of its new office in Abu Dhabi, Fischer Fixing has reiterated its commitment to strengthen its position and boost revenues in the Middle East market.

With large-scale projects in the pipeline ahead of the Expo 2020 in Dubai and the Fifa World Cup 2022 in Doha, the GCC’s construction industry is making great strides, with related sectors such as paints and coatings following suit, said Martin Rosocha, general manager at Caparol Paints.