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Dubai Investments wins steel structures contract for second phase of Riyadh Metro Project Dubai Investments wins steel structures contract for second phase of Riyadh Metro Project
The Riyadh Metro contract is part of the AED 51 million worth of projects won by Emirates Building Systems across Saudi Arabia and Oman, as demand for steel structures increases amidst infrastructure developments in the GCC countries. Emirates Building...
  1 May 2016  
Airport Show 2016 Dubai – large scale airport projects attract French companies Airport Show 2016 Dubai – large scale airport projects attract French companies
Gathered together in a 120 square metres national pavilion, the French exhibitors will present their innovative and varied products and know-how to buyers from all over the Middle East, and Business France will organize networking meetings for them wit...
Dubai Airport Show 2016Dubai Airport Show 2016 1 May 2016  
Bellagio Kitchen from Italy Bellagio Kitchen from Italy
The Bellagio kitchen revives the charm of a life of simplicity and family traditions, playing on the material energies which defy the signs of ageing and fashion. This model stands out for the different solutions it can provide and for the many details...
  1 May 2016  
Gyproc performance systems for High-Tech Building Gyproc performance systems for High-Tech Building
Gyproc’s advanced lightweight partition and lining systems are helping to deliver the high performance office and laboratory spaces required by leading global technology companies at QSTP Tech4, one of two new buildings under construction at Qatar’s Sc...
Saint Gobain Gyproc Middle East FZESaint Gobain Gyproc Middle East FZE 1 May 2016 Website
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer receives delegation from Masdar HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer receives delegation from Masdar
The delegation included Mohamed Jameel Al Ramahi, CEO of Masdar, and Bader Al Lamki, Director of Clean Energy at Masdar. Al Tayer congratulated Al Ramahi on his new position as CEO of Masdar, commending his achievements during his career at Masdar. Al ...
  28 Apr 2016  
LG Electronics to reveal ‘innovative display technologies’ at Hotel Show LG Electronics to reveal ‘innovative display technologies’ at Hotel Show
In response to the demand for creative marketing solutions from the Kingdom’s hospitality industry, LG Electronics will also introduce an all-new 86-inch "Ultra Stretch" digital signage solution (86BH5C) optimized for displaying dynamic digital content...
The Hotel Show Saudi Arabia 2016The Hotel Show Saudi Arabia 2016 28 Apr 2016 Website
KONE wins major order for Qatar’s Doha Metro project KONE wins major order for Qatar’s Doha Metro project
KONE will design, supply and install altogether 189 KONE MonoSpace Special and KONE Transys elevators, 253 KONE TransitMaster escalators and 102 TransitMaster autowalks tailored for passenger use in the Red and Gold lines. The elevator technology will ...
KONE (Middle East) LLCKONE (Middle East) LLC 28 Apr 2016  
Grundfos Gulf Distribution Opens Studio Miyah in Dubai Grundfos Gulf Distribution Opens Studio Miyah in Dubai
e intricacy of pump manufacturing is explained at Studio Miyah through speech bubbles, visual aids, presentations, and videos. These interactive tools give visitors insight into pump solutions and the environment in which they operate. Visitors’ intera...
  26 Apr 2016  
Qatar can learn from London in building sustainable, smart public transport system Qatar can learn from London in building sustainable, smart public transport system
Like other Gulf countries, Qatar is forging ahead with major rail infrastructure development as part of moves to persuade consumers to use trains and buses over cars, and the Doha Metro, planned for completion in 2018, is scheduled to carry 600,000 pas...
  26 Apr 2016  
Regulating Fire Safety in the UAE Construction Sector Regulating Fire Safety in the UAE Construction Sector
Over the past few years a spate of serious building façade fires has triggered a global debate on the quality of fire safety regulations and standards for buildings, particularly in high-rise buildings. From China to France and Germany to the UAE, whil...
  25 Apr 2016  
Gripple halved the Installation time of HVAC ducting at the mixed-use commercial development Gripple halved the Installation time of HVAC ducting at the mixed-use commercial development
The Mirdif Lifestyle Park is a mixed-use commercial building in Dubai. It has five units for food and beverage outlets, 28 shops including clinics and barber shops as well as other commercial units. The G+2 building also has two basements for parking, ...
Gripple LtdGripple Ltd 25 Apr 2016 Website
ACTS completes geotechnical investigations and geophysical surveys for Doha Metro Project ACTS completes geotechnical investigations and geophysical surveys for Doha Metro Project
The Doha Metro will be one of the most advanced rail transit systems in the world. It will have four lines – namely the Red, Green, Gold and Blue metro lines – planned over a total length of approximately 240 km, and will feature 106 stations over the ...
  25 Apr 2016  
Middle East Stone: Connecting MENA region’s stone community Middle East Stone: Connecting MENA region’s stone community
Middle East Stone, the MENA region’s dedicated event for the stone, marble and ceramic industry, returns from May 23-26 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The region’s leading trade fair dedicated to the stone industry is anticipating over 15,000 key buy...
Middle East Stone 2016Middle East Stone 2016 25 Apr 2016  
Heradesign acoustic panels create unique interiors in Kent school Heradesign acoustic panels create unique interiors in Kent school
Innovative Heradesign ceiling and wall panels from Knauf AMF were chosen for the new Valley Invicta Primary school in Kent. Heradesign is a versatile product that can be fitted as a suspended ceiling, hung as rafts or fins, or directly onto walls or ce...
Knauf AMF DubaiKnauf AMF Dubai 24 Apr 2016 Website
Chicago Pneumatic launches toughest ever range of portable compressors Chicago Pneumatic launches toughest ever range of portable compressors
The use of polyethylene canopies makes the Red Rock compressors remarkably lightweight, with all models weighing in at less than 750 kg, and therefore can be easily towed by a standard passenger car. The compact design of the new compressors means that...
  24 Apr 2016  
More regulation needed to reduce food and construction waste More regulation needed to reduce food and construction waste
According to experts at the event, concrete constitutes for most of the construction waste. “In fact, a minimum of 15-20 per cent of the total waste generated in the lifetime of a construction project can be diverted from landfill only by recycling con...
  24 Apr 2016  
Tabanlioglu Architects renovate Beyazit Public Library in Istanbul Tabanlioglu Architects renovate Beyazit Public Library in Istanbul
First founded in 1884, the State Library building was originally the soup kitchen and Caravanserai of a complex that included a kitchen, a primary school, a hospital, a madrasah and a hammam. The library is a section of the Kulliyah of the Beyazıt Mosq...
  24 Apr 2016  
The Sustainable City in Dubai partners with Emirates Wildlife Society - World Wildlife Fund The Sustainable City in Dubai partners with Emirates Wildlife Society - World Wildlife Fund
In line with the partnership, Diamond Developers will support EWS-WWF’s climate and energy programme for the next three years. EWS-WWF will relocate its Dubai offices to Sustainable City and support the Development’s sustainability performance through ...
  24 Apr 2016  
Qatar’s Construction Market: A World of Opportunities Qatar’s Construction Market: A World of Opportunities
New studies and reports signal continued evidence of Qatar’s construction growth despite the drop in oil prices, driven by the National Vision (QNV) 2030 – the country’s economic diversification policy – as well as the rapid approaching deadline for th...
Project Qatar 2016Project Qatar 2016 21 Apr 2016  
Alstom and Qatar Rail unveil the design of Lusail Citadis tram Alstom and Qatar Rail unveil the design of Lusail Citadis tram
The design of the Lusail tram, with its front shaped like the bow of a vessel, is inspired by the Dhows, traditional boats of the area. The tram’s blue tones also reflect the sea, inviting passengers to climb aboard and take a cool break from the heat ...
  20 Apr 2016  
KONE MonoSpace - 20 years of innovation KONE MonoSpace - 20 years of innovation
March 14, 2016 marks the 20th anniversary of the launch of KONE MonoSpace, a machineroomless elevator concept. KONE's hoisting technology, dubbed the EcoDisc, with a motorized traction system eliminated the need for elevator machine-rooms in buildings ...
KONE (Middle East) LLCKONE (Middle East) LLC 19 Apr 2016  
INDEX and workspace at INDEX return to Dubai for most innovative year yet INDEX and workspace at INDEX return to Dubai for most innovative year yet
INDEX and workspace at INDEX, the region’s favourite design exhibitions, will take place this year from 23-26 May 2016 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Welcoming over 30,000 architecture, design, interiors and retail professionals over four days, the s...
workspace at Index 2016workspace at Index 2016 18 Apr 2016  
Axor Extends Invitation to Architects and Designers to “Create your own Spout” with Alternative Materials and Forms Axor Extends Invitation to Architects and Designers to “Create your own Spout” with Alternative Materials and Forms
Building on the technological capabilities of the Axor U-Base, Axor (www.axor-design.com) envisioned a new dimension of individualization: washbasin spouts crafted from alternative materials with total freedom of form for seamless integration in the in...
Hansgrohe SEHansgrohe SE 18 Apr 2016  
The versatility of extruded aluminium as a new trend in interior design The versatility of extruded aluminium as a new trend in interior design
Versatile, prestigious and highly customizable. The creative lab of EnjoyALL, an interior design brand devising exclusive solutions through the use of extruded aluminium, are featured in the Nardi Elettrodomestici stand at EuroCucina 2016 at the 2016 S...
  17 Apr 2016  
Middle East airports invest heavily in technology for enhanced security Middle East airports invest heavily in technology for enhanced security
As the Middle East outpaces global growth in air traffic, airports in the region are investing millions of dollars toward airport technology and system upgrades to ensure seamless passenger experience alongwith security. According to IATA, the Middl...
Dubai Airport Show 2016Dubai Airport Show 2016 17 Apr 2016 Website

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