India’s Essar Group has plans to invest $4bn (SAR15bn) to build an integrated flat steelworks plant in Ras Al-Khair Industrial City of Saudi Arabia, reported Economic Times.
Erith Group is constructing a production facility for sealing products at the Al Hamra Industrial Area in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE, reported TradeArabia.
When workers broke through the Eurasia Tunnel in August 2015, it marked not only the first time Europe and Asia were connected by a road tunnel, but also represented the crowning achievement for one of the world’s most challenging tunnelling projects.
Given its ongoing investment in major infrastructure projects, it’s no surprise that health and safety remains a focus for contractors working throughout the Arabian Peninsula. And now governments across the region are looking for new and better ways to ensure that worker wellbeing remains a priority. Design, engineering and project management company Atkins Group assesses the situation.