Middle East

DIP, Lootah to establish industrial manufacturing facility in Dubai

22 Feb 2019 | Middle East

Dubai Industrial Park (DIP) has signed an agreement with Lootah Real Estate Development to establish a 3m ft² pre-built industrial manufacturing development called Senaeyat.

NMDC wins $1.36bn contract from Adnoc for Ghasha Concession artificial islands

8 Feb 2019 | Middle East

National Marine Dredging (NMDC) of the UAE has won a dredging, land reclamation and marine construction contract worth AED5bn ($1.36bn) from Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) to build multiple artificial islands in the first phase of development of the Ghasha Concession.

Ashghal begins excavation of Mesaimeer outfall tunnel in Qatar

5 Feb 2019 | Middle East

Qatar public works authority Ashghal has commenced excavation of a 10km outfall tunnel, as part of Mesaimeer Pumping Station and Outfall project that started in May 2018, to provide a solution for the discharge of surface and storm water in the country.

Work begins on MENA’s first solar-powered green hydrogen project in Dubai

4 Feb 2019 | Middle East

Dubai Supreme Council of Energy chairman and Expo 2020 Dubai Higher Committee chairman Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum and other officials have broken ground on the first solar-driven hydrogen electrolysis facility in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).

Dubai Holding to construct new tower in Downtown Jumeira

4 Feb 2019 | Middle East

UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has inaugurated works on Burj Jumeira, the new tower to be built in the Al Sufouh neighbourhood of Dubai.

Acciona team wins €750m contract for desalination plant in Saudi Arabia

1 Feb 2019 | Middle East

A consortium comprising Spanish company Acciona, Marubeni, Abdul Latif Jameel-CDC and Rawafid Alhadarah Holding, has won a €750m contract from Saudi Arabia’s state-owned Water and Electricity Company (WEC) to finance, design and build the Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant and operate and maintain ...

Aberdeen University to build new £100m campus in Qatar

28 Jan 2019 | Middle East

University of Aberdeen, based in Scotland, UK, has drawn up plans to build a new purpose-built, £100m campus in Al Daayan, near Doha, Qatar.

Construction begins on $614m tyre manufacturing plant in Abu Dhabi

24 Jan 2019 | Middle East

Jiangsu Provincial Overseas Cooperation and Investment (JOCIC) and Chinese tyre manufacturer Roadbot have broken ground on the AED2.2bn ($614.37m) Roadbot Tire Project KIZAD, the first tyre manufacturing plant in the UAE, in KIZAD, Abu Dhabi’s industrial hub and part of Abu Dhabi Ports.

Red Sea Project tourism masterplan secures approval

23 Jan 2019 | Middle East

The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC) board has given approval to a masterplan for the development of tourism projects in Saudi Arabia.

Parsons wins contract from UDC for Floresta Gardens project in Qatar

18 Jan 2019 | Middle East

Parsons has secured a contract from United Development (UDC), the master developer of The Pearl-Qatar and Gewan Islands, to provide planning and infrastructure consultancy services for the development of Floresta Gardens at The Pearl-Qatar.

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