Monday 26 September 2022

Alba kicks off early works at PS5 with debut concrete pour

Aluminium Bahrain (Alba), one of the largest aluminium smelters in the world, today (September 26) debuted the first concrete pour for the foundation of Power Station 5 (PS5) Block 4 project, thus commencing the early works at the PS5 construction site.   Mitsub


Procore Technologies opens first regional office in Dubai

Procore Technologies, a leading global provider of construction management software, has announced the opening of its first office in Middle East and North Africa at Dubai’s Internet City, following a successful launch in the region last year.    This


Arabian Pipes secures $41m Saudi Aramco supply contract

Arabian Pipes Company has announced that it has been awarded a SR155 million ($41.2 million) contract by Saudi oil giant Aramco to supply steel pipes for one of its key projects in the kingdom.    Arabian Pipes is a leading manufacturer of welded steel pipe


Qassim Cements in deal to acquire Saudi cement group Hail

Qassim Cement Company said it has entered into a non-binding agreement with leading Saudi group Hail Cement Company to acquire all of its issued shares through a share exchange offer.    As per the transaction, the shareholders of Hail Cement will receive 0


Emirates Steel Arkan eyes Abu Dhabi hub for 'green iron' supply chain

Emirates Steel Arkan, the UAE's largest publicly-traded steel and building materials company, said it is in talks with Japanese groups - Itochu and JFE Steel - for the construction of a ferrous raw material production facility in Abu Dhabi that would become an integral part of a global lo


Retal sells 50pc stake in prime land in Saudi Arabia for $18m

    Saudi-based Retal Urban Development Company said it has reached an agreement with Maali Holding Company for the sale of its share in a land at Aziziyah district within Al Khobar region for SR67.4 million ($18 million). 


Saudi Arabia inks $10.6bn city infrastructure deal

Saudi Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and Housing (Momra) has signed an agreement worth more than SR40 billion ($10.6 billion) for the development of infrastructure in 11 cities across the kingdom, reported the Saudi Press Agency.   The dea


Saudi announces plans for five renewable energy projects

The Saudi Power Procurement Company (SPPC) plans to float five new renewable energy projects across the kingdom with a total capacity of 3,300 MW as part of the fourth phase of the kingdom's National Renewable Energy Program's projects.    Of these


Doosan Enerbility lands $383m Saudi power plant deal

South Korea's power plant builder Doosan Enerbility Company has been awarded a 540 billion won ($383 million) contract for the construction of a combined heat and power plant in Saudi Arabia, reported the Korean Economic Daily.   Doosan (formerly Do


Drones can be a gamechanger for construction sector, says expert

Drone technology, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), is used for different reasons in the construction industry, according to a top executive of Spanish infrastructure group Acciona.   As a tool that improves communication, safety and marketing, thei

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