• Acwa Power named preferred bidder for UAE IWP

    45m GALLON DESAL PROJECT
    A consortium led by Saudi-based Acwa Power and Tecton Engineering and Construction has emerged as the preferred bidder for a 45 million imperial gallons per day desalination independent water project in the UAE emirate of Umm Al Qaiwain.

  • R&M inks key Lebanon high-speed cabling contract


    R&M, a leading producer of future-proof products and systems for communication and data networks, said it has secured a major contract from Lebanese retailer ABC to provide high-speed cabling at its mega retail destination located in Verdun.

  • Metito chairman gets IDA council seat


    UAE-based Metito, a provider of total intelligent water management solutions in the emerging markets, said its chairman and chief executive Mutaz Ghandour has been inducted into the council of International Desalination Association (IDA).

  • Ukraine inks deal for high-speed Hyperloop system


    Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, a global leader in providing innovative solutions to the transportation industry, has signed an agreement with Ukraine government for building a planned commercial Hyperloop system in the country.

  • GL events named general contractor for Asian Games

    OVERLAY DELIVERY INCLUDED
    Top global company GL Events said its Middle East unit has been selected as general contractor for the 18th Asian Games in Indonesia. The deal also covers overlay delivery services including supply of power, scaffolding and interior fit-outs.

  • KBR unit seals $900m US defence project contract

    ENGINEERING, CYBER SECURITY
    KBR, a major engineering and construction company, said its global government services unit has been awarded a $900-million contract to provide specialised engineering, cybersecurity and intelligence solutions for a key US defence project.

  • Abu Dhabi set to complete Al Falah roads project


    The Abu Dhabi City Municipality (ADM), in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Public Services Company, Musanada, will fully complete all infrastructure and internal roads project, which started last year in Al Falah by the end of June.

  • Over 100 exhibitors for Middle East Concrete


    More than 100 exhibitors as well as over 60,000 industry professionals are expected to take part in Middle East Concrete, as the dedicated showcase of concrete products takes place alongside The Big 5 later this year in Dubai, UAE.

  • Reel Cinemas to launch UAE's first ScreenX at Dubai Mall

    270° MOVIE EXPERIENCE
    South Korea's CJ 4DPlex has joined hands with UAE's Reel Cinemas to set up the first ScreenX - the world's first multi-projection system that provides a 270-degree panoramic film viewing experience within a theatre setting - in Dubai.

  • KBR wins engineering contract for US, Mexico plants


    KBR, a global provider of differentiated professional services, said it has won a multi-year engineering, procurement, and construction management (EPCM) contract from a Fortune 100 chemicals manufacturer for its facilities in US and Mexico.

  • Bahrain opens mosque in Sehla


    Bahrain authorities have opened the Shaikh Hussain Mosque, a thermally-insulated building constructed as per traditional architectural designs, including an upper floor dedicated for women worshippers, located in the kingdom's Sehla district.

  • Eagle Hills Diyar unveils Avenues roadshow plan


    Eagle Hills Diyar, the developer of Marassi Al Bahrain, a luxurious waterfront development located in Diyar Al Muharraq, will be displaying its portable showroom in The Avenues as part of a one-month road show that will kick off on June 17.

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Acwa Power named preferred bidder for UAE IWP

A consortium led by Saudi-based Acwa Power and Tecton Engineering and Construction has emerged as the preferred bidder for a 45 million imperial gallons per day desalination independent water project in the UAE emirate of Umm Al Qaiwain. ...



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