Wednesday 24 January 2018

Abu Dhabi NPCC wins $327m India energy project deal

UAE-based National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC), part of Senaat Abu Dhabi, said it has won an engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) contract from India's ONGC for five well platforms and pipeline in Ratna field off the western coast of Mumbai. A leading intern


Empower, Honeywell to boost energy efficiency

UAE-based Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower) has joined hands with Honeywell, a global technology and manufacturing leader, to explore opportunities to improve energy efficiency in the region. Empower said the two companies will discuss new alternative refrige


Siemens names Mideast building technology head

Global technology major Siemens has announced the appointment of Markus Strohmeier (47) as the senior Executive Vice President of its building technologies division in the Middle East region. Based in Dubai, UAE, he will be instrumental in supporting customers in the region to bu


Saudi Arabia unveils $532m desalination projects plan

Saudi Arabia is set to build nine desalination plants on the Red Sea coast at an investment of more than SR2 billion ($530 million), said a report. The plants will have capacity of 240,000 cu m of water per day and will be completed in less than 18 months, reported The Saudi


Bahrain-Saudi A-B pipeline to be completed this year

Bahrain’s National Oil and Gas Authority is working on the implementation of a number of vital projects that support the development of the oil and gas sector in the kingdom, said Oil Minister Shaikh Mohamed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa. The kingdom this year will complete major projec


Dewa inks smart water distribution deal

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has awarded a contract to supply and commission a smart water distribution project in the emirate as part of its efforts to boost operational efficiencies. The project will monitor and control remote data collection of the water distri


Driven by EVs, oil demand growth will peak by 2030: report

Electric vehicles (EV) are expected to take off rapidly in the early 2020s, resulting in a drastic slowdown in oil demand growth and causing global oil demand to peak by 2030, says Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Global Energy Weekly report.   Oil is a tra


$15bn investments announced at WFES

More than $15 billion worth of projects and funding were announced at the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) and its co-located events, the International Water Summit and EcoWaste Exhibition, which took place during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2018 last week, hosted by Masdar. 


Borouge’s latest creative plastics raise interest at Plastex

Borouge, a leading petrochemical company that provides innovative, value creating plastics solutions, showcased its latest range of differentiated polyolefin grades for infrastructure, energy and advanced packaging applications at Plastex, the 16th International Middle East and North Africa E


Record conformity for oil output deal

Opec and participating non-Opec countries have achieved a record conformity level of 129 per cent with their voluntary production adjustments, announced the Opec/Non-Opec Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) following its seventh meeting in Muscat.   Th

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