Monday 18 February 2019

Region poised to grow as hub for ethylene industry: Minister

The Middle East region is poised to grow as a hub for the ethylene industry because of its ability to provide raw materials at a competitive price, Bahrain’s Oil Minister Shaikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa said.   Inaugurating the third Ethylene Middle


Etihad Esco installs over 7,000 solar PV panels in Hatta

Etihad Esco, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa), said the project is aimed at generating 3,612,357-kilowatt hour (KWh) of energy annually out of 554 newly retrofitted villas. The project is part of the Shams Dubai initiative, which encourage


Tabreed inks first district cooling contract in India

UAE-based National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed) said it has entered into a 30-year concession with Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) to build, own, operate and transfer its first district cooling system in India with a capacity of 20,000 refrigeration tonne (RTs)


Enoc Group to expand aviation operations in Egypt

Enoc Group (Emirates National Oil Company), a wholly owned unit of the government of Dubai, is set to expand its aviation operations in Egypt through its acquisition of a share in the jet fuel hydrant system at Terminal 2 of Cairo International Airport. The group also plans to es


Siemens wins contract extension for Abu Dhabi IWPP project

Global technology major Siemens said it has secured an extension of a multi-year maintenance service agreement from Shuweihat S2 Operation and Maintenance Company (S2O&M) for its combined-cycle power and water project in Abu Dhabi. With this new 18-year extension, Siemens wil


Saudi Aramco unit invests in fitness app platform

Wa'ed Ventures, the entrepreneurial venture capital arm of Saudi Aramco, has invested $1.5 million in GetMuv, a smart-mobile platform that connects fitness seekers with sports clubs, instructors, events and venues within Saudi Arabia. The application fosters new markets for a


L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering wins major Algeria contract

Indian multinational L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Limited (LTHE), a wholly owned subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro, has won a mega order from Sonatrach-Algeria.    The engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPCC) contract is to set up


Mideast refining, petchem experts to gather in Abu Dhabi

High ranking officials and decision-makers from the refining and petrochemical sectors will take part in a major downstream event taking place in Abu Dhabi this month.   The prestigious Middle East Technology Forum for Refining and Petrochemicals (ME-TECH) is be


Adnoc Group CEO wins Lifetime Achievement Award

UAE Minister of State and Group CEO of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber won the "International Lifetime Achievement Award" at the ongoing Petrotech energy conference in Indian capital New Delhi. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi pres


Engie first ambassador at Expo 2020 French Pavilion

Leading global energy and services group Engie will be the first ambassador of France’s Pavilion at the Expo 2020 Dubai, showcasing its solutions for transforming energy use and its work towards more sustainable mobility. To be held From October 20, 2020 to April 10, 2021,

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