An array of new machinery and technology from global manufacturers displayed at SteelFab 2016, turned out to be a magnet for regional fabricators.

The third edition of Plastivision Arabia 2016, the international plastics exhibition and conference, is set to bring to the region this month a host of new machinery and equipment that will help plastic processors gain a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Vertical transport in the spotlight Latest technologies that are instrumental in generating efficient vertical transportation systems will be highlighted at the third edition of Smart Skyscrapers Summit to be held in May (16 to 17) in Dubai, UAE.

Haji Hassan Group, a diversified construction-focused group, has for the second successive year signed up as a strategic sponsor for gulfBID, the annual regional construction and building materials exhibition to be held in Bahrain in April (26 to 28).

Arab Future Cities Summit Qatar will aim to offer invaluable networking opportunities, interactive sessions and panel discussions at its fifth edition to be held from April 11 to 12 at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha in Qatar. Organiser Expotrade Middle East said five new sponsors have joined the robust line-up of companies.