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There has been a perceptible improvement in Kuwait’s construction sector this year with the government looking poised to drive its vision for progress hand in hand with the private sector. One such indication is the revival of the KD25-billion ($82.2 billion) Madinat Al Hareer (Silk City) which has been on the backburner since it was mooted with much ...

New causeway is a marvel

The Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmad Al Sabah Causeway, which holds the distinction of being one of ...

Distinctive designs to dot the skyline

Pace continues to leave its hallmark of design expertise around Kuwait as distinctive ...

Kuwait projects at a glance

Link for Kuwait at a glance ... ...





Luminaire expert turns to wood

Spain-based Vibia, known for making contemporary designer lighting systems by blending technology with cultural expression, is using wood and other materials to create eye-catching and distinctive fixtures. In line with the re-emergence of wood in design, Duo – designed by Ramos & Bassos for Vibia – embodies the latest wood trend in ...

Reborn Tungsram stages regional relaunch

The reborn Tungsram brand made its public debut at the recent Middle East Electricity ...

Acoulite’s portfolio showcases versatility

Acoulite, a leading lighting and acoustics solutions company in Dubai, UAE, continues to ...

Emergency lighting units get aesthetic edge

Eaton, a US-headquartered multinational power management company, has launched BeamTech ...

Spotlight on LEDs and value engineering

The incredible growth of LEDs today is the result of the ban on incandescent bulbs as the ...





Expert tips on buying used telehandlers

Telehandlers are used not just on loading docks and construction sites, but can be increasingly found in agriculture, recycling, civil engineering, manufacturing and a number of other applications. Combining the capabilities of a forklift with those of a small mobile lifting crane, these rough-terrain, wheeled vehicles have popular appeal worldwide. So ...

Hybrid Genie offers class-leading capacity

Terex previewed its new Genie Z-45 FE hybrid articulating boom lift at this year’s ...

Compact HTL 3207 scores in tight spots

Haulotte says its new compact and versatile telescopic handler HTL 3207 provides ...

Haulotte machines ease accessibility

Haulotte machines are contributing in the construction and finishing works of the Art ...





Quality propels Poland’s exports

The GCC region is yet to fully discover the quality of Polish products and services, which is comparable with the best in Europe but offered at competitive prices, according to the country’s manufacturers in the construction and allied sectors. To create greater awareness in the region of Polish offerings and promote investment in Poland, the ...

Budma is pulse of Polish construction industry

The Budma International Construction and Architecture Fair, the largest construction ...

PAIH strives to promote industry

The Polish Investment and Trade Agency (PAIH) is actively promoting the brand Poland in ...

Smart home systems from Grenton

Grenton is a Polish company that has gone international and found success in a short ...

Polish aces keen to do business in GCC

Mjor companies operating within Poland’s windows and doors sector confirmed their ...





Minimising the corrosion risk

Corrosion of metals in concrete is one of the most serious – and most visible – forms of concrete deterioration and can be seen in parking structures, marine structures, industrial plants, buildings, bridges and pavements. Chemical reactions, mostly caused by chlorides, are responsible for corrosion. When embedded metal (steel being the most ...

Cortec caps a core pipe end problem

US-based Cortec Corporation has come up with a customised corrosion solution for pipe end ...

Protectosil affords durable protection

Evonik says its silane products, with their anti-corrosive properties, can play a key ...





Taking fibre route to building connectivity

Commercial real estate is irrevocably changing. Buildings are no longer judged solely on physical attributes such as location, presentation, and amenities. Instead, technology has emerged as a key differentiator. In an article on Bisnow.com, titled To be an Amazon Magnet, Your City Must be Wired, Arie Barendrecht, founder and CEO of WiredScore, says: ...

Schneider solution brings energy savings

Schneider Electric has deployed its EcoStruxure Facility Advisor solution, which ...





Case unveils world first ‘green’ loader

Case debuted several world-first launches as part of its innovation theme at bauma, the world’s leading showcase of construction equipment which was held in Munich, Germany in April. Among them were world’s first wheel loader which runs entirely on alternative and renewable fuel and an industry-first combined steering functionality in its grader...

CDE uses AI to boost productivity

With its Intelligent Plant, leading manufacturer of wet processing equipment CDE is ...

Geberit makes myDay emotive, relaxing

Geberit’s new bathroom designer range, myDay, is set to impress with its soft ...

Hormann on a good wicket with new door

Hormann, a market leader in residential, industrial and commercial doors, has introduced a ...

Johnson Controls boosts fire nozzle line

Johnson Controls has broadened its AquaMist product line to include three ultra-low-flow ...





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