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Nulty Shines a Light on Hotel Design Nulty Shines a Light on Hotel Design
International lighting design consultancy Nulty will put hotel lighting at the top of the agenda at Dubai Design Week 2019, collaborating with Earth Hotels, Something Design House and Debbas Lighting to create a bespoke lighting scheme for the Earth Ho...
  12 Nov 2019 Website
International Heavyweights Pave the Way Towards Sustainable Cities at The Big 5 Solar International Heavyweights Pave the Way Towards Sustainable Cities at The Big 5 Solar
As part of The Big 5, the largest construction event in the Middle East, The Big 5 Solar presents the ideal platform where stakeholders from the built environment can source the latest products and technologies from the worldwide solar industry, to hel...
The Big 5 Solar 2019The Big 5 Solar 2019 12 Nov 2019 Website
Dubai Municipality and Dubai Silicon Oasis Launch First Lab Dubai Municipality and Dubai Silicon Oasis Launch First Lab
The objective is to develop and implement geospatial infrastructure, enhance cooperation frameworks in the sustainability fields, and test new ideas for Dubai Municipality's sustainability projects through the first such laboratory in Dubai Silicon Oas...
  11 Nov 2019  
Guardian Glass Helps SABIC Home of Innovation Achieve a Zero Net Energy Balance Guardian Glass Helps SABIC Home of Innovation Achieve a Zero Net Energy Balance
Located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, the 800-square-metre demonstration home is designed and built to generate as much electricity as it consumes over a 12-month period, to achieve a zero net energy balance. The home showcases a full range of the latest co...
  11 Nov 2019 Website
DITEK Introduces Service Entrance Surge Protectors  For Facility-Wide Protection DITEK Introduces Service Entrance Surge Protectors For Facility-Wide Protection
The new DITEK models include service assurance features that help alert building management of their current status so that managers can take action to maintain continued protection. One of these features is an innovative visual end-of-life indicator t...
  9 Nov 2019 Website
Dubai Design District to Present Fifth Edition of Dubai Design Week Dubai Design District to Present Fifth Edition of Dubai Design Week
From 11 to 16 November 2019, Dubai Design Week will present an exciting line-up of free-to-attend talks, exhibitions and workshops across design disciplines, such as architecture, product design, interiors, multimedia and graphic design. Open to indust...
  9 Nov 2019 Website
All New HVAC R Pioneers’ Summit to Gather Industry Leaders at HVAC R Expo in Dubai All New HVAC R Pioneers’ Summit to Gather Industry Leaders at HVAC R Expo in Dubai
The HVAC R sector is coined as one of the most important in the Middle East region due to the climate, which makes it a pivotal element of all building projects, it is also the largest consumer of electricity in the region’s cities. According Ronak Mon...
HVAC R Expo Dubai 2019HVAC R Expo Dubai 2019 7 Nov 2019 Website
The Big 5 To Support the Women’s Empowerment Principles In 2019 The Big 5 To Support the Women’s Empowerment Principles In 2019
This year, the event also supports the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs), an initiative of the UN Women and the UN Global Compact, providing seven principles that organisations in all fields can commit to adopt in order to advocate gender balance i...
The Big 5 2019The Big 5 2019 6 Nov 2019 Website
Micro waterjet bridges the gap between EDM and Micro Laser Micro waterjet bridges the gap between EDM and Micro Laser
Cutting narrow incisions with ultra-high precision in high density materials using waterjet technology requires a specific waterjet cutting process: the Fine Abrasive Waterjet process (FAWJ). The first FAWJ cutting head was developed by Water Jet Swede...
  5 Nov 2019 Website
Al-Futtaim provides Vertical Transportation solutions for Dubai Festival Plaza Al-Futtaim provides Vertical Transportation solutions for Dubai Festival Plaza
Festival Plaza is estimated to cover 65,300 square metres and has been designed to serve as the centre of the upcoming Wasl Gate community and beyond. Festival Plaza will serve as a convenient and community lifestyle mall for some of the most establish...
  5 Nov 2019 Website
Eagle Hills signs up MJM for the main works of Kalba Waterfront in Sharjah Eagle Hills signs up MJM for the main works of Kalba Waterfront in Sharjah
Kalba Waterfront will have a total built area of 20,000 square meters. It will feature a mix of retail, food and beverage outlets, a waterfront promenade and terraces, a supermarket, a large food court, as well as a family entertainment center. The mal...
  5 Nov 2019 Website
Middle East fire safety systems and equipment market to grow 2.6 percent annually to 2025, says 6Wresearch report Middle East fire safety systems and equipment market to grow 2.6 percent annually to 2025, says 6Wresearch report
Growth projections are being accredited to economic growth and an increasing demand for sophisticated detection and fire-fighting systems with the bulk of the demand emanating from the commercial and industrial buildings sector.
  3 Nov 2019 Website
Roofit.solar named Swedish Steel Prize 2019 finalist Roofit.solar named Swedish Steel Prize 2019 finalist
For developing an innovative roofing product that successfully combines a highly effective solar panel with an architecturally attractive and environmentally friendly steel roof, Roofit.solar has been nominated for the Swedish Steel Prize 2019.
  3 Nov 2019 Website
New Architectural Range by Arlon Released New Architectural Range by Arlon Released
The range includes a recently launched interior wall product DPF 4200 with flexible opaque film for covering previous graphics or dark substrates, optimal bond with clean removability up to three years, is fire certified for Europe and the USA and feat...
  3 Nov 2019 Website
APOLO Lighting Towers with STAGE V engines APOLO Lighting Towers with STAGE V engines
Apply now for the APOLO lighting towers with Stage V engines, which comply with EU Regulation 2016/1628 for non-road mobile machinery (NRMM). Compact lighting towers, with a robust design and able to withstand extreme conditions.
  3 Nov 2019 Website
Eclipse Pocket Doors from Avanti Systems Eclipse Pocket Doors from Avanti Systems
Pocket doors glide between the glass panels of our glazed partitions. Available in single and double doors, the frameless glass panels retract into the wall system for a flawless modern look. Eclipse Pocket doors slide smoothly into any of our double g...
Avanti Systems USAAvanti Systems USA 1 Nov 2019 Website
Smart Cities Expo & Forum to Launch in 2020,  Supporting USD 2 Trillion Global Market Smart Cities Expo & Forum to Launch in 2020, Supporting USD 2 Trillion Global Market
As the smart cities market tops USD 2 trillion by 2025, the new Smart Cities Expo & Forum at the World Future Energy Summit 2020 will show how technology can be leveraged to improve happiness, health, sustainability and safety in cities across the Midd...
Smart Cities Expo & Forum 2020Smart Cities Expo & Forum 2020 1 Nov 2019 Website
NEW: Bricscad V20 Shapes the Ultimate Workflow for General Drafting, Mechanical Design, and BIM NEW: Bricscad V20 Shapes the Ultimate Workflow for General Drafting, Mechanical Design, and BIM
Enhanced by new productivity tools and AI-driven workflows, BricsCAD V20 delivers an ultimate workflow for general drafting, mechanical design, and Building Information Modeling. Serving multiple vertical markets via one best-in-class platform, with on...
Bricsys NVBricsys NV 28 Oct 2019 Website
Linesight to Deliver AXA’s New Building in Bahrain as Construction Market Regains Momentum Linesight to Deliver AXA’s New Building in Bahrain as Construction Market Regains Momentum
Scheduled to be completed before the year end, the new AXA building – which is situated within the Bahrain Bay development - is a seven-storey commercial building complete with four basement levels and car parking facilities.
  26 Oct 2019 Website
State-of-the-art switchable glass - SmartLite by Emirates Glass changes state in 400 milliseconds State-of-the-art switchable glass - SmartLite by Emirates Glass changes state in 400 milliseconds
SmartLite’s hybrid design element helps to create large open-style spaces by providing a clear vision when switched on, while its classy, milky-white finish integrates flawlessly into contemporary interior architecture when switched off. SmartLite glas...
  26 Oct 2019 Website
Natuzzi Italia’s Furrow sofa has been selected for the ADI Design Index 2019 Natuzzi Italia’s Furrow sofa has been selected for the ADI Design Index 2019
Marcel Wanders’ work excites, provokes, and polarises, but never fails to surprise for its ingenuity, daring and singular quest to uplift the human spirit. Marcel Wanders interpreted the DNA of Natuzzi Italia transforming the shapes, colours, textures ...
  26 Oct 2019 Website
Historic Paris Hotel Revitalizes Entry with Boon Edam Revolving Doors Historic Paris Hotel Revitalizes Entry with Boon Edam Revolving Doors
Built in 1908 as the Hotel Majestic, the building underwent an extensive renovation to update the facilities, standards and technology while still preserving its historic appeal. The restoration took four years to complete and the result is a five-star...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 25 Oct 2019 Website
Emirates Steel awarded two patents by US Patent and Trademark Office Emirates Steel awarded two patents by US Patent and Trademark Office
The patents are a result of Emirates Steel’s continued investment in its innovation capabilities, in line with the company’s vision to lead both the regional and international steel industry through innovative development. The innovations, which have t...
  23 Oct 2019 Website
Eagle Hills Muscat begins construction on The Mandarin Oriental Eagle Hills Muscat begins construction on The Mandarin Oriental
Senior executives from Eagle Hills Muscat, a partnership between Eagle Hills Abu Dhabi and Izz International, broke ground on the flagship project, which will bring one of the world’s most luxurious hotels and the first ever branded residences to Oman.
  22 Oct 2019  
Glass Cubes at the BLOX waterfront project in Copenhagen Glass Cubes at the BLOX waterfront project in Copenhagen
In the Danish capital of Copenhagen, Lindner realised the interior fit-out in the multifunctional building BLOX designed by the Dutch architectural practice OMA. The glass cubes host i. a. the Danish Architecture Center (DAC), co-working spaces and apa...
Lindner Middle East L.L.C.Lindner Middle East L.L.C. 22 Oct 2019 Website
Sensus launches ‘Cordonel’, a smart utility solution set to transform water management in the Middle East Sensus launches ‘Cordonel’, a smart utility solution set to transform water management in the Middle East
Cordonel is an intelligent response to two of the major challenges that network managers face including lack of hyper-accurate metrology to detect the smallest leaks, and the lack of a connected meter that communicates critical network data in real-tim...
  21 Oct 2019  
HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Inaugurates 6th World Green Economy Summit HH Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Inaugurates 6th World Green Economy Summit
The sixth World Green Economy Summit (WGES), is held under the wise leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and under the patronage and insightful directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Mak...
  20 Oct 2019 Website
18 Leading German Organisations Confirm Participation at WETEX 2019 18 Leading German Organisations Confirm Participation at WETEX 2019
This year, WETEX will feature the participation of 18 leading German public and private organisations including Siemens, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), and the Association of the German Trade Fair Industry (AUMA). The Germ...
  19 Oct 2019 Website
Thyssenkrupp Launches Elevator Interface to Allow Multi-Level Robot Movement Thyssenkrupp Launches Elevator Interface to Allow Multi-Level Robot Movement
Previously, robots could not operate independently and use elevators, severely limiting their use within a multi-story building. Now, thyssenkrupp’s sophisticated interface allows communication between the robot and the elevator, which enables robots t...
  18 Oct 2019 Website
Al Salem Johnson Controls Provides King Abdullah Financial District with the Latest Integrated Smart Solutions Al Salem Johnson Controls Provides King Abdullah Financial District with the Latest Integrated Smart Solutions
The system has been designed to work with both conventional and emerging technologies. Among its many capabilities, METASYS can make quick and accurate decisions regarding energy consumption based on data obtained from sensors which are then presented ...
  18 Oct 2019 Website
Aquno Select M81 - Wellness for Fruit and Vegetables Aquno Select M81 - Wellness for Fruit and Vegetables
With its new Aquno Select M81 kitchen faucet, hansgrohe presents a new integrated system which comprises unconventional product design paired with innovative spray technology and customized accessories — for aspiring chefs and food lovers for whom cook...
  17 Oct 2019 Website
Hormann Introduces Faster and More Energy Efficient Fourth Generation Garage Door Operators Hormann Introduces Faster and More Energy Efficient Fourth Generation Garage Door Operators
The new Promatic 4 operator is up to 40 % faster and Supramatic E4 and Supramatic P4 are 75 % faster, when opening a door, in comparison to ProMatic series 3. They also stand out for their energy-efficient LED lighting, ensuring even garage illuminati...
Hörmann Middle East & AfricaHörmann Middle East & Africa 16 Oct 2019 Website
UAE On Firm Footing to Achieve Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment UAE On Firm Footing to Achieve Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment
In his keynote address, followed by a panel discussion moderated by him, Saeed Al Abbar said the UAE is among the first national governments that have announced its commitment to the ‘Zero Carbon Buildings for All’ initiative, a multi-partner global in...
  16 Oct 2019 Website
Middle East Stone Returns Alongside the Big 5 in 2019 Middle East Stone Returns Alongside the Big 5 in 2019
It will provide full range of products and solutions from the stone, marble and granite world for interior designers, interior and landscape architects, façade consultants, fit out contractors, real estate developers, installers and distributors among ...
  16 Oct 2019 Website
The Big 5 Launches the New Offsite and Modular Construction Sector The Big 5 Launches the New Offsite and Modular Construction Sector
With rapid and efficient construction delivery becoming key to business success, The Big 5 will introduce the brand new Offsite & Modular Construction sector this year. From 25 to 28 November at the Dubai World Trade Centre, Middle East’s largest const...
The Big 5 2019The Big 5 2019 16 Oct 2019 Website
ECC becomes the First Contractor in the UAE to receive the BIM ISO Certification ECC becomes the First Contractor in the UAE to receive the BIM ISO Certification
BIM is an intelligent 3D model-based platform that provides users with insights or tools for architecture, engineering and construction. BIM ensures that all processes are adaptable, flexible and carried out in the most efficient manner possible. Proje...
  15 Oct 2019 Website
Searching for a Unicorn in the Middle East Searching for a Unicorn in the Middle East
For the second consecutive year, The Big 5 – the region’s largest construction event, will host local and international start-ups at its dedicated “Start-up City”, in partnership with CCC, Catalyst, and Wamda. Here, participating companies will present...
The Big 5 2019The Big 5 2019 15 Oct 2019 Website
Sensus to showcase innovative and smart utility solutions for ‘smart cities’ at WETEX 2019 Sensus to showcase innovative and smart utility solutions for ‘smart cities’ at WETEX 2019
This year, Sensus will showcase its proven expertise in advanced measurements and controls, and smarter analytics for decision-making that helps achieve cost-effectiveness and increased productivity. With sustainability a key pillar of the UAE Nationa...
  14 Oct 2019 Website
DuPont Tedlar Wallcoverings Debuts New Designs for Healthcare Segment DuPont Tedlar Wallcoverings Debuts New Designs for Healthcare Segment
Now, there are more patterns and colors than ever before to give designers the freedom to create modern, patient-friendly spaces throughout medical facilities, waiting rooms, cafeterias and lobbies. DuPont™ Tedlar™ Wallcoverings are protected by a film...
  12 Oct 2019 Website
Vimar Patavium and Steely. Video door entry panel born to satisfy all styles. Vimar Patavium and Steely. Video door entry panel born to satisfy all styles.
Vimar presents two new video door entrance panels ready to be integrated harmoniously in every urban context. Diversified for shapes, finishes, and materials they share the same common denominator: their refined design, in accordance with the most dema...
  11 Oct 2019 Website
Atkins celebrates its 10-year anniversary in Saudi Arabia Atkins celebrates its 10-year anniversary in Saudi Arabia
With over 50 years’ presence and a number of iconic projects in the Middle East region, Atkins officially opened its first Saudi office in Riyadh in 2010. Earlier this year, Atkins relaunched its Riyadh office with an expanded 1500sqm facility that boo...
  10 Oct 2019 Website
DEWA’s Shams Dubai Connects 1,354 Buildings Totalling 125MW of Power DEWA’s Shams Dubai Connects 1,354 Buildings Totalling 125MW of Power
Apart from providing those direct benefits to customers for electricity and increasing the value of buildings where solar photovoltaic systems are installed, Shams Dubai establishes a sustainable model for providing clean energy and supporting Dubai’s ...
  9 Oct 2019 Website
Sustainable air conditioning and ventilation at Swedish Expo 2020 pavilion Sustainable air conditioning and ventilation at Swedish Expo 2020 pavilion
In line with the Expo’s theme “Connecting Minds, Creating the Future”, the HVAC system will see state-of-the-art engineering, digital control solutions, and sensor technologies. Systemair is emphasising energy efficiency and a healthy indoor air qualit...
  9 Oct 2019 Website
Smartworld Lines Up Cyber Security, Blockchain Solutions at Gitex Smartworld Lines Up Cyber Security, Blockchain Solutions at Gitex
The technology service provider is also showcasing its success stories with Dubai Airports infrastructure projects, Etisalat in-building solutions projects, and the current engagement with Cisco and Expo 2020. On its participation in the 39th edition o...
  8 Oct 2019 Website
Under the Patronage of Mohamed Bin Zayed, Hamed Bin Zayed Inaugurates the World Road Congress Under the Patronage of Mohamed Bin Zayed, Hamed Bin Zayed Inaugurates the World Road Congress
Taking place for the first time in the Middle East, the World Road Congress will focus on the theme of ‘Connecting Cultures, Enabling Economies’ with high-level discussions taking place during the week through a series of workshops and sessions. As wel...
  7 Oct 2019 Website
The Big 5: Driving Future Construction Strategies The Big 5: Driving Future Construction Strategies
Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, Middle East’s leading event for the construction industry has much in store to support construction companies through a shifting economic landscape, boost business, launch the latest building solutions, educa...
The Big 5 2019The Big 5 2019 6 Oct 2019 Website
EGBC strengthens board of directors with 8 Emirati professionals to champion UAE’s green vision EGBC strengthens board of directors with 8 Emirati professionals to champion UAE’s green vision
The new board members are: Abdulla Aljefri, Afra Majid Alowais, HE Ali Al Jassim, Faisal Rashid, Madiha Salem, Mohamed Al-Dah, Noura Al Hammadi, and Sara Alzarouni. As non-corporate members of the Board, they will serve for two years and are eligible f...
  6 Oct 2019 Website
Ring Launches Ring Door View Cam, Ring’s Fifth Video Doorbell, at GITEX 2019 Ring Launches Ring Door View Cam, Ring’s Fifth Video Doorbell, at GITEX 2019
Ring Door View Cam features motion detection, two-way talk, 1080p HD video, a removable, rechargeable battery, knock detection, privacy zones, and night vision, making it perfect for any home with a door viewer - especially apartments and rentals. To u...
  6 Oct 2019 Website
Boon Edam’s Just-Released Security Survey Highlights the Impact and Challenges of Tailgating Boon Edam’s Just-Released Security Survey Highlights the Impact and Challenges of Tailgating
Based on what participants have seen in the media the past decade, 69% of all the respondents believe that security breaches resulting from tailgating either are holding at the same levels or are increasing. End-user perception of an increasing trend w...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 5 Oct 2019 Website
Global Construction Output Growth Will Decline To 2.7% In 2019, Says Globaldata Global Construction Output Growth Will Decline To 2.7% In 2019, Says Globaldata
The central forecast sees global construction output growth increase to 3.2% in 2020 and then stabilize at 3.4% over the remainder of the forecast period, which runs to 2023. According to the company’s latest report, ‘Global Construction Outlook to 202...
  4 Oct 2019 Website
FLIR GF77 - The Groundbreaking, Affordable OGI Camera FLIR GF77 - The Groundbreaking, Affordable OGI Camera
The first uncooled infrared camera from FLIR to visualize methane emissions in realtime for faster, more efficient gas leak surveys. This nimble, affordable alternative to FLIR’s industry-leading cooled optical gas imagers was designed for use by renew...
FLIR Commercial SystemsFLIR Commercial Systems 4 Oct 2019 Website
The Shading Sail That Enhance Any Kind of Outdoor Space The Shading Sail That Enhance Any Kind of Outdoor Space
Inspired by the sea, the SAILS range, with nautical fabrics and marine-derived technology, is designed to protect from the sun and to resist weathering and salt corrosion. A shading range that offers wide coverage dimensions, multiple installation syst...
  3 Oct 2019 Website
Khidmah Wins 14 Contracts Across The UAE Khidmah Wins 14 Contracts Across The UAE
In Abu Dhabi, Khidmah won five contracts from the master-developer Aldar Properties in Al Saadiyat Island including the Provision of Hard and Soft FM Services for Mamsha Al Saadiyat, Jawaher, Cranleigh Abu Dhabi School Accommodation, Saadiyat Beach Ret...
  3 Oct 2019 Website
World Road Congress Abu Dhabi 2019 announces Etihad Rail as Premier Sponsor World Road Congress Abu Dhabi 2019 announces Etihad Rail as Premier Sponsor
Taking place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) between October 6th and 10th, the prestigious global event is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Com...
  2 Oct 2019 Website
Dubai South Set to Highlight Readiness to Meet Growth Demand of Global Tech Economy Dubai South Set to Highlight Readiness to Meet Growth Demand of Global Tech Economy
Dubai South will be showcasing EZDubai, the recently launched e-commerce hub within the Logistics District, and the Business Park’s range of business office solutions that meet the business setup needs of today’s leading global technology companies as ...
  2 Oct 2019 Website
AXOR Edge and AXOR My Edition Satisfy the Desire for Uniqueness in Design AXOR Edge and AXOR My Edition Satisfy the Desire for Uniqueness in Design
The collection transcends boundaries in aesthetics and technology: asymmetrically combined cubes yield an impressive gem. With a diamond manufacturing process, ultraprecise edges and plains result. Partially refined with a fine texture and personaliza...
  2 Oct 2019 Website
EmiratesGBC hosts WELL Building Standard workshop EmiratesGBC hosts WELL Building Standard workshop
The WELL Portfolio programme, which enables organisations to scale their efforts related to health and well-being across multiple buildings or spaces within them, was introduced at the event. Launched in July and rooted in the impactful strategies cont...
  30 Sep 2019 Website
The world’s longest cantilever to be lifted into place on iconic One Za’abeel in early 2020 The world’s longest cantilever to be lifted into place on iconic One Za’abeel in early 2020
One Za’abeel will become a new gateway and landmark in Dubai with the mixed-use development featuring a residential tower, ultra-luxury five-star hotel, commercial tower, and retail destination - The Gallery.
  28 Sep 2019 Website
Global furniture market to touch USD718b by 2025 Global furniture market to touch USD718b by 2025
The upcoming fifth edition of Cairo WoodShow, North Africa's leading platform for wood and woodworking machinery, to be held at Cairo International Exhibition Centre on 5-8 December, will be an ideal opportunity for participants to meet and network wit...
Cairo WoodShow 2019Cairo WoodShow 2019 26 Sep 2019 Website
HUECK showcases innovative products and solutions at Windows, Doors & Facades Event HUECK showcases innovative products and solutions at Windows, Doors & Facades Event
In alignment with the event’s this year’s theme, ‘Future of Facades,’ HUECK Middle East has introduced more sustainable façade systems that consume less aluminium and reduce carbon footprint through the integration of a highly eco-friendly green techno...
  25 Sep 2019 Website
Nikken Showcasing Multi-Billion Dollar Local, Regional, and International Projects Nikken Showcasing Multi-Billion Dollar Local, Regional, and International Projects
One Za’abeel in Dubai - The sleek, twin-tower complex will be connected by The Link, the world’s longest cantilever, measuring 230 metres and weighing over 8,000 tonnes. It will float 100 metres above the ground and offer a choice of attractions includ...
  25 Sep 2019 Website
The GlassSMASH Challenge is on at Gulf Glass 2019! The GlassSMASH Challenge is on at Gulf Glass 2019!
Teams of contestants are presented with a clean slate of VETROGARD glass along with tools to attempt breaking through the glass. After 20 tries each, a glass expert from Vetrotech Saint-Gobain measures the impact created on the glass to declare a winne...
  25 Sep 2019 Website
The Collections - Flat and Vintage The Collections - Flat and Vintage
From the essence of Eikon Exé cover plates two new types of control are born: Flat and Vintage, to lend interior design projects an even more distinctive exclusiveness and a bolder identity in accordance with the latest stylistic trends, which propose ...
  21 Sep 2019 Website
Free White Paper: Design Strategies for a School or University Free White Paper: Design Strategies for a School or University
Designing buildings for education can be complex. These are the buildings that shape the minds of our future, so ensuring an ideal learning environment is key. And while numerous studies have shown the importance of proper daylighting when it comes to ...
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation 21 Sep 2019 Website
Gulf Glass and Windows, Doors & Facades Event Open This Week Gulf Glass and Windows, Doors & Facades Event Open This Week
The co-located events will host over 300 companies from around the world showcasing their most innovative products along with the next generation facades solutions that look at the comfort and well-being of the buildings’ occupants, as well as at energ...
  21 Sep 2019 Website
Luxury Apartment Facing the Queen’s Necklace in Mumbai Luxury Apartment Facing the Queen’s Necklace in Mumbai
ZZ Architects is regarded as one of India’s leading architecture and interior design studios. Established in Mumbai by Architects Krupa Zubin and Zubin Zainuddin, ZZ Architects provides extremely high end and bespoke professional architectural and inte...
  19 Sep 2019 Website
CEO Of Emirates Steel Calls for Fundamental Shift in GCC Steel Industry CEO Of Emirates Steel Calls for Fundamental Shift in GCC Steel Industry
“The GCC steel producers should shift their focus towards the manufacturing industry as the manufacturing base will continue to grow in the coming years. This means that the current situation where the GCC steel industry is focused on the construction ...
  19 Sep 2019 Website
14th Edition of FM Expo Officially Opens at Dubai World Trade Centre 14th Edition of FM Expo Officially Opens at Dubai World Trade Centre
It plays host to more than 50 exhibiting companies until 19th September 2019 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. With dedicated product showcases and educational opportunities, the event is expected to play a pivotal role in driving forward the GCC facili...
  17 Sep 2019 Website
Otis to Move Passengers at Kuwait Airport’s New Terminal Otis to Move Passengers at Kuwait Airport’s New Terminal
Otis will supply 190 elevators for the project. This includes 171 Gen2 units with capacities up to 5,000 kg and 19 heavy-duty elevators with capacities up to 11 tons. The units feature the latest in Otis technologies like the ReGen Drive, Gen2 flat-coa...
  17 Sep 2019 Website
Get inspired at INDEX Design Series Get inspired at INDEX Design Series
In addition to the tables from Café 6116, Ruben shows a chair: The Cord Connection. This chair is made from the rope that is used to bind hay and straw together. The rope, made from polypropylene, is a waste product from, among other things, the horse ...
  16 Sep 2019 Website
Heritage by Pininfarina - The New Cyrela Luxury Residential Project for Brazil Heritage by Pininfarina - The New Cyrela Luxury Residential Project for Brazil
Located in the heart of Sao Paulo's most sought after neighborhood it features grand floor plans, ultra-luxurious amenities and is set to become a pioneer in the new high-end development era. Commissioned by Brazillian developers Cyrela, it was conce...
  16 Sep 2019 Website
Comprehensive Video Surveillance for Industrial Applications Comprehensive Video Surveillance for Industrial Applications
The IP video surveillance solution is suitable for small installations through to large systems with high security requirements. In addition to providing security for property in buildings and on company premises, the solution can also be used for tech...
  16 Sep 2019 Website
Control Hormann Doors with Your Smart Phone Using the Newly Launched Bluesecur App Control Hormann Doors with Your Smart Phone Using the Newly Launched Bluesecur App
It is a free app that is compatible with Android smartphones and iPhone and it is available on both the Apple store as well as Google Play. Once the user downloads the app, they can scan the QR code for the operator or external receiver from the Horman...
Hörmann Middle East & AfricaHörmann Middle East & Africa 15 Sep 2019 Website
Tridify Makes BIM Models Instantly Viewable Online Tridify Makes BIM Models Instantly Viewable Online
Using BIMs that have been exported to an IFC format, Tridify’s new Web VR option automatically generates an interactive 3D model and makes it accessible via a URL, ready to be embedded on a web page, sent via email or text and viewable on a mobile phon...
  15 Sep 2019 Website
Second Annual Intersec Awards Celebrate Industry Leaders Second Annual Intersec Awards Celebrate Industry Leaders
The awards saw 130 entrants across nine categories, with entries received from companies across the globe, including the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Mozambique, Germany, Canada and Singapore. Simon Mellor, CEO of Messe Frankfurt Middle East, said: “The...
  15 Sep 2019 Website
Hansgrohe Rainfinity: Creating Bathrooms That Are Oases of Well-Being Hansgrohe Rainfinity: Creating Bathrooms That Are Oases of Well-Being
The bathroom is the place to get off to a fresh start in the morning or wind down after a busy day. Although bathrooms should be inviting and comfortable, many still exist whose design is purely functional. Most people, however, are keen on having a ba...
  14 Sep 2019 Website
Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies to present innovative Facilities Management solutions at FM Expo Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies to present innovative Facilities Management solutions at FM Expo
They will be out in full force and visitors to the stand will get a complete understanding of the company’s hard and soft FM services including Building Cleaning Services, Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing Services, Fire Fighting & Safety systems insta...
  13 Sep 2019 Website
RIBA Leads Design Charette at 2019 Cityscape Global RIBA Leads Design Charette at 2019 Cityscape Global
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) will be holding an engaging live design event on the opening day (25 September). of Cityscape Global at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The RIBA design ‘charette’, part of the event’s Cityscape Intelligenc...
  12 Sep 2019 Website
USD20 Billion to be Invested in Greening the GCC Over the Next Decade USD20 Billion to be Invested in Greening the GCC Over the Next Decade
Over the next decade, investment for landscaping and associated facilities in the GCC will near $20 billion, a report released by Middle East’s premier trade event for green urban spaces, the Urban Design & Landscape Expo (UDLE), reveals. Just under ha...
  12 Sep 2019 Website
Khidmah Inaugurates Full-Fledged Facilities Management Training Centre Khidmah Inaugurates Full-Fledged Facilities Management Training Centre
It will be led by certified trainers and has been divided into zones that replicate real-life work scenarios, with dedicated sections that focus on mechanical, electrical and plumbing services, cleaning, maintenance, hospitality, customer service skill...
  11 Sep 2019 Website
Masdar and the Land Art Generator Initiative Announce Winning Designs Masdar and the Land Art Generator Initiative Announce Winning Designs
They have announced at the 24th World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi the winners of this year’s international design competition that challenged design teams to create large-scale works of public art that also produce clean kilowatt-hours for the Masdar ...
  10 Sep 2019 Website
Herman Miller and Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation collaborate with design competition Herman Miller and Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation collaborate with design competition
Launched on 5 September 2019, this six-week design challenge, ending on 24 October 2019, will be DIDI students’ first live project with Herman Miller, showcasing what the future of chair design could look like for traditional workers—integrating key de...
  10 Sep 2019 Website
Fischer Opens its First Customer Experience Center in the Middle East Fischer Opens its First Customer Experience Center in the Middle East
It is a key mile stone and is part of a major strategic expansion plan of Fischer MEA considering the current market trends. By re-emphasizing the brand’s commitment to provide its customer’s service excellence, Fischer MEA has brought everything under...
  10 Sep 2019 Website
Lucrezia Small Armchair and Armchair Are Born Lucrezia Small Armchair and Armchair Are Born
The range of the Italian architect and designer for Selva is made of a small armchair and an armchair characterized by a very modern style, even if it maintains an antique touch with its soft and wrap-around shape. The small armchair (cm L 67 - D 65 - ...
  10 Sep 2019 Website
Summertown Interiors new Sustainability Report 2018-19 Summertown Interiors new Sustainability Report 2018-19
The report highlights the impact of eight material issues Summertown believes matters most to its business and stakeholders, and supports the case for putting in place a sustainability agenda. The eight material issues are: economic performance; enviro...
  10 Sep 2019 Website
UAE Designers to Take Centre Stage with Tashkeel at INDEX UAE Designers to Take Centre Stage with Tashkeel at INDEX
The collaboration between INDEX and Tashkeel this year is committed to highlighting art, furniture and accessories that draw its inspiration from the UAE’s culture, heritage, and are designed and made locally. The Tanween collection will present works ...
  9 Sep 2019 Website
Abu Dhabi’s Department of Transport is Leading Road Standardization Abu Dhabi’s Department of Transport is Leading Road Standardization
Part of its success has been learning from past experiences with their diverse team of engineers initially facing challenges. Issues such as materials not being compatible with the hot climate led to the DoT writing their own technical manuals in 2009 ...
  4 Sep 2019 Website
WETEX 2019 documents the UAEs drive towards green energy, in line with global trend WETEX 2019 documents the UAE's drive towards green energy, in line with global trend
WETEX 2019 comes in line with the vision of the UAE’s wise leadership to accommodate global trends that are shifting towards green energy, reinforcing the transformation towards a green economy. According to the annual report of the International Renew...
  4 Sep 2019 Website
Region’s HVAC Industry Meets in Dubai to Plan Path to Sustainability Region’s HVAC Industry Meets in Dubai to Plan Path to Sustainability
The one-day think tank – ‘Shaping the Future of the HVAC Industry’ – was jointly organised at the Address Marina hotel by four of the biggest HVAC players who came together to tackle underlying gaps and address local market demands and pain points. The...
  4 Sep 2019  
Infrastructure investment across DIP surges to AED 1.5 billion Infrastructure investment across DIP surges to AED 1.5 billion
The enhancement projects are focussed infrastructure investments across DIP and are termed top priority in line with the ongoing community development planning initiatives. DIP currently offers over 140km of internal road network and has successfully ...
  2 Sep 2019  
Diametro 35 Black at the suites of Son Julia Country House & Spa, Majorca, Spain Diametro 35 Black at the suites of Son Julia Country House & Spa, Majorca, Spain
A 15th century restored residence situated in the hinterland of Majorca: it is Son Julia Country House & SPA in Majorca, Spain, the perfect location for a charming, relaxing and quiet stay. The architectural firm Jorge Bibiloni realised the first resty...
  31 Aug 2019 Website
Economic diversification, social reform and population growth will drive Saudi’s trillion-dollar construction market Economic diversification, social reform and population growth will drive Saudi’s trillion-dollar construction market
According to leading cost and project management consultancy, Linesight, which has a GCC pipeline worth over US$10 billion, activity in the construction sector throughout the GCC countries, will begin to recover steadily from the beginning of 2020, aft...
  29 Aug 2019 Website
RAK Municipality Selects Grundfos to Explore Energy Efficiency in Pumping Systems RAK Municipality Selects Grundfos to Explore Energy Efficiency in Pumping Systems
The audit will be overseen by the Municipality’s Energy Efficiency and Renewables Administration (Reem) which is coordinating the implementation of the RAK Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Strategy 2040, established under the patronage of His Hig...
  28 Aug 2019 Website
MEFMA hosts an event in Egypt to discuss challenges and opportunities for local FM sector MEFMA hosts an event in Egypt to discuss challenges and opportunities for local FM sector
The association brought its series of networking events to Cairo to provide a platform for local stakeholders where they could engage and exchange ideas, experiences, and expertise under one roof. Held at the Grand Nile Tower Hotel, the event titled ‘T...
  28 Aug 2019 Website
Keep the Pool Temperature Comfortable Around the Year with a Cooling and Heating Unit Keep the Pool Temperature Comfortable Around the Year with a Cooling and Heating Unit
Cool-Heat units have a unique reversing valve that allows the he pump to cool the pool water during the hot summer months to pleasant temperatures allowing you to swim comfortably and enjoy cool water in extremely hot temperature.
Aqua Middle East FZCAqua Middle East FZC 27 Aug 2019 Website
Khazaen Awards the First Construction Contract for Oman’s New Integrated Economic City Khazaen Awards the First Construction Contract for Oman’s New Integrated Economic City
Khazaen is strategically located in Barka, between Muscat and Sohar, and will cover an area of 52 square kilometres in its first stage. The city will serve as Oman’s northern logistics hub, connecting a number of key development projects across the Sul...
  27 Aug 2019 Website
Grohe Wins the Distinction of ‘Red Dot: Brand of The Year’ Grohe Wins the Distinction of ‘Red Dot: Brand of The Year’
It is awarded to the best brand in an industry. Over several days, the experts scrutinised, discussed and assessed a total of 8,697 entries. With its outstanding design quality and extraordinarily consistent conveying of its own values across different...
  27 Aug 2019 Website
FLIR MR176 Imaging Moisture Meter FLIR MR176 Imaging Moisture Meter
Benefit from added flexibility with MR176. Customize readings to your preference by selecting which measurements are integrated into your thermal images (moisture, temperature, RH, dew point, vapor pressure, mixing ratio), and display images in a color...
FLIR Commercial SystemsFLIR Commercial Systems 26 Aug 2019 Website
Robotics and Automation to Transform Middle East’s Warehousing and Inventory Control Robotics and Automation to Transform Middle East’s Warehousing and Inventory Control
Digitalisation and automation of inventory control is making its presence felt in the UAE with Aramex this year launching a new, partially automated fulfilment centre in Dubai to support the rapid growth of its e-commerce business with B2B retailers. T...
  24 Aug 2019 Website
Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies signs up as strategic corporate partner for MEFMA Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies signs up as strategic corporate partner for MEFMA
MEFMA is a non-profit professional organization, formed under The Dubai Association Centre (DAC) which has been established by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Dubai Business Events (part of Department for Tourism and Commerce Marketing) and t...
  24 Aug 2019 Website
33 Congress Street in Boston Preserves History with Custom Boon Edam Revolving Door and Turnstiles 33 Congress Street in Boston Preserves History with Custom Boon Edam Revolving Door and Turnstiles
33 Congress incorporates more than 400,000 square feet of office and retail space, transforming the historic neighborhood and positioning the area as a dynamic downtown destination. The project was designed by Arrowstreet, an award-winning architecture...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 24 Aug 2019 Website
DITEK Introduces DIN-Rail Surge Protectors for Commercial and Industrial Equipment DITEK Introduces DIN-Rail Surge Protectors for Commercial and Industrial Equipment
The new DTK-DR models include service assurance features that help alert maintenance and management staff of their current status and to trigger action to maintain continued protection. Each unit includes both a dry contact remote end-of-life indicator...
  21 Aug 2019 Website
A Bold Project by the astonishing Celia Sawyer furnished by Covet House A Bold Project by the astonishing Celia Sawyer furnished by Covet House
The client's brief was to create a very dramatic statement in the main reception area, with a slightly masculine feel, but with softened areas so that it didn’t look too hard and austere. Celia used a lot of gold accessories, and textures to soften thi...
  21 Aug 2019 Website
Infrastructure investment to grow by 4.8% across all regions to 2023, says GlobalData Infrastructure investment to grow by 4.8% across all regions to 2023, says GlobalData
GlobalData is currently tracking over 14,000 large-scale infrastructure projects in both the public and private sectors that are worth a minimum value of US$25m (totalling US$14.8 trillion) worldwide at all stages from announcement to execution.
  19 Aug 2019  
Over 120 exhibitors to showcase their products at 5th Cairo WoodShow Over 120 exhibitors to showcase their products at 5th Cairo WoodShow
At the four-day long Cairo WoodShow, companies from wood and woodwork machinery spectrum will assemble in the heart of Egypt and showcase their latest products and innovations, while CIFAC will give exhibitors an opportunity to exhibit innovative wood ...
Cairo WoodShow 2019Cairo WoodShow 2019 19 Aug 2019 Website
Bentley Systems Announces Finalists in the Year in Infrastructure 2019 Awards Program Bentley Systems Announces Finalists in the Year in Infrastructure 2019 Awards Program
The annual awards program honors the extraordinary work of Bentley software users advancing infrastructure design, construction, and operations throughout the world. Twelve independent jury panels of distinguished industry experts selected the 54 final...
  18 Aug 2019 Website
Saudi Engineers Contribute to Presentation of Revived Souk Okaz Saudi Engineers Contribute to Presentation of Revived Souk Okaz
The restructuring and rebuilding of Souk Okaz involved the contribution of 14 Saudi engineers, who took on the difficult challenge, working for 90 days from design to completion. Saudi technicians also contributed to the implementation and operation of...
  17 Aug 2019 Website
Penetron Technology Delivers Durability At Bella Isla Penetron Technology Delivers Durability At Bella Isla
Specified for all foundation structures at the Bella Isla Apartments complex, including the foundation slabs, elevator pits and retaining walls, PENETRON ADMIX was mixed into almost 3,000 cubic yards of concrete during the batching phase by Supermix, t...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International 17 Aug 2019 Website
Fragile as Glass? You Might Swing Around at Gulf Glass 2019 Fragile as Glass? You Might Swing Around at Gulf Glass 2019
Vetrogard is developed and manufactured by Vetrotech Saint-Gobain, a business unit within the Saint-Gobain organization focusing on developing high performance and security glazing solutions.The glass is certified to EN 356- Glass in building, security...
  17 Aug 2019 Website
Hormann announces speed rolling shutter DD S6 Hormann announces speed rolling shutter DD S6
This economical door is secure, reliable and able to fit in smaller fitting dimensions at a lower operating cost when compared to a high-speed door. It is designed to take less space with only 100 mm of additional required headroom compared to a standa...
Hörmann Middle East & AfricaHörmann Middle East & Africa 16 Aug 2019 Website
Unique Items and Installations Alert: What Not to Miss at INDEX 2019 Unique Items and Installations Alert: What Not to Miss at INDEX 2019
The 29th edition of the largest community gathering and product showcase for interior designers and architects in the GCC, INDEX Exhibition, is set to take place from 17th to 19th September at Dubai World Trade Centre. This year, the event will feature...
  16 Aug 2019 Website
Free 2D and 3D CAD Models That Will Simplify The Design Process Free 2D and 3D CAD Models That Will Simplify The Design Process
There are plenty of websites where you can find free 2D and 3D models to add to BricsCAD. BricsCAD Shape, BricsCAD BIM, and BricsCAD Mechanical come with a huge library component parts, but you can also add your components to the BricsCAD library. Here...
Bricsys NVBricsys NV 15 Aug 2019 Website
Wetex And Dubai Solar Show to Show Best Solutions in Clean Energy Wetex And Dubai Solar Show to Show Best Solutions in Clean Energy
Under the umbrella of Green Week, the two exhibitions show the most prominent solutions in clean and renewable energy, where Dubai is currently embarking on an innovative initiative to use solar technologies and study the development and construction o...
  14 Aug 2019 Website
Daikin Middle East and Africa relocates Dubai regional HQ Daikin Middle East and Africa relocates Dubai regional HQ
Located in JAFZA-Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), the facility will be the base of operations for 250 staff members from sales & operational functions; as Daikin aims to maintain their position as regional market leader, further strengthen the leader...
  13 Aug 2019 Website
The New Equitone Quartz White Shade The New Equitone Quartz White Shade
The newly launched ‘Quartz White’ shade has been designed and developed with architects following robust research and factory developments. The subtle white hue has been inspired by the soft colour palette of nature, while perfectly matching EQUITONE’s...
  13 Aug 2019 Website
Bullet Resistant Glass: Explaining the UL Rating System Bullet Resistant Glass: Explaining the UL Rating System
Bullet resistant glass is designed to stop projectiles without shattering, absorbing their energy and retaining the bullet. Whether the glass succeeds in safely stopping bullets or not depends on several factors, namely: the material and architecture o...
ArmortexArmortex 12 Aug 2019 Website
Piet Lelieur – The Man Who Brought in BricsCAD at Mouton Piet Lelieur – The Man Who Brought in BricsCAD at Mouton
Mouton is a construction engineering office in Belgium. They work on a wide range of small and large structures, although they mainly focus on architectural projects and take pride in the fact that they become involved in the design process at a much e...
Bricsys NVBricsys NV 6 Aug 2019 Website
Dutch Designer Ruben van Megen Connects Cultures Dutch Designer Ruben van Megen Connects Cultures
During INDEX Design Series 2019 in Dubai, from 17 to 19 September 2019, the Middle East will be introduced to the collection of Dutch designer Ruben van Megen for the first time. He connects two cultures with his furniture; those of the Middle East and...
  6 Aug 2019 Website
Companies to benefit from investment opportunities at WETEX and Dubai Solar Show Companies to benefit from investment opportunities at WETEX and Dubai Solar Show
WETEX and the Dubai Solar Show are a platform for companies to promote their products and services and meet officials and investors from around the world to make deals, build partnerships, and learn about market needs and the most prominent current and...
  6 Aug 2019 Website
Cut Plastic Use and Boost Hydration with the GROHE Blue Home Cut Plastic Use and Boost Hydration with the GROHE Blue Home
The GROHE Blue Home water system is an integral part of the company’s mission to design and manufacture products that let people responsibly use the planet’s water and energy resources – without having to sacrifice on quality, enjoyment or taste.
  3 Aug 2019 Website
Decorative 3D Coverings The New Forms of Marble Decorative 3D Coverings The New Forms of Marble
Thanks to constant stylistic and technological research in the world of design, Margraf can now shape marble using futuristic, cutting-edge CNC machinery. This has led to the creation of a new collection of decorative 3D wall coverings that are steeped...
  2 Aug 2019 Website
How to Craft the Perfect Minimalist Home with IKEA How to Craft the Perfect Minimalist Home with IKEA
Minimalism is a timeless trend. It is based on three principles; simplicity, functionality and beauty. A minimalist home is calming – less clutter means less visual stress providing peace of mind. Having a minimalism home has become popular these days ...
  2 Aug 2019 Website
Peace of mind at all times with the hansgrohe Pontos Water Management System Peace of mind at all times with the hansgrohe Pontos Water Management System
For all those who want to protect their own four walls against water damage and at the same time want to positively influence the quality of life, there is now the Pontos water management system from hansgrohe. Pontos permanently controls the flow of w...
  1 Aug 2019 Website
First locally coated anti-reflective glass First locally coated anti-reflective glass
As part of the concerted efforts to meet the growing demand for complex glass solutions, Emirates Glass has expanded its local manufacturing capabilities to be the only local coater of anti-reflective glass. ARMAX demonstrates Emirates Glass continuous...
  30 Jul 2019 Website
Sweet Shades of Summer at 2XL Furniture & Home Décor Sweet Shades of Summer at 2XL Furniture & Home Décor
Add an easygoing elegance to your home this summer with 2XL Furniture & Home Décor. Shoppers will find everything they need at the 2XL stores to pull off the relaxed vide along with an added attraction of up to 70 per cent off on select items as part o...
  24 Jul 2019 Website
Moves to cut carbon footprint and power demand positions GCC as one of the globe’s fastest-growing lighting markets Moves to cut carbon footprint and power demand positions GCC as one of the globe’s fastest-growing lighting markets
As regional moves to decrease carbon footprint and power demand take hold, and industry researchers forecast continued lighting sector growth over the next seven years, the 14th edition of Light Middle East - the sector’s leading networking and sourcin...
  24 Jul 2019 Website
Himoinsa supplies 1,963 kVA of standby power to JYSK’s largest logistics centre in the Balkans Himoinsa supplies 1,963 kVA of standby power to JYSK’s largest logistics centre in the Balkans
The gensets have been placed outside the facilities, one on each side of the complex. In order to be able to coordinate them correctly and obtain the maximum power performance, an AS14 automatic parallel panel has been installed, with which both genset...
  24 Jul 2019 Website
Controls with wireless technology Controls with wireless technology
In addition to being easy to install, they offer smart lighting management. The radio frequency controls available with Enocean and Bluetooth technology interface perfectly with all the products of the main players in the lighting design sector (includ...
  23 Jul 2019 Website
Surface Design ME to Equip MENA Design Sector for Construction Market Worth US $336 billion Surface Design ME to Equip MENA Design Sector for Construction Market Worth US $336 billion
In line with the theme ‘My Modern Materials’, on display will be a unique range of surface options that include carpet made of palm leaves, tiles made of oyster shells, engineered wood, cork textile and bamboo composites and even materials made of coff...
  23 Jul 2019 Website
FIM Sets Focus on Growth Drivers for UAE Furniture Market Forecasted to Reach AED 11 Billion FIM Sets Focus on Growth Drivers for UAE Furniture Market Forecasted to Reach AED 11 Billion
According to Goldstein Research, the Global furniture market is projected to surpass USD 550 billion by the end of 2024 and Ken Research in their latest publication UAE Home Furniture and Furnishing Market Outlook to 2022 forecasts that the UAE Furnitu...
  19 Jul 2019 Website
UAE-SirajPower Goes Live with Solar Rooftop for RSA-TALKE UAE-SirajPower Goes Live with Solar Rooftop for RSA-TALKE
RSA-TALKE, a joint venture between RSA Global and German logistics veterans, the TALKE Group, is a Supply chain partner for the chemical and petrochemical industry in Europe, Middle East, United States, India and China. The new agreement with SirajPowe...
  16 Jul 2019  
Benefits of Modular Office Wall Systems Benefits of Modular Office Wall Systems
Collaboration. Transparency. Problem Solving. Change. If your office space is not set up to foster and facilitate all of the above, it may be holding you back. The more sophisticated our understanding of office dynamics becomes, the more it is clear a ...
Avanti Systems USAAvanti Systems USA 15 Jul 2019 Website
UL Shares Top Tips for Preventing Fire Outbreak UL Shares Top Tips for Preventing Fire Outbreak
Fires in residential buildings, villas and commercial real estate during summer has been a serious issue in the region. Negligence and human error have resulted in the loss of lives and damages to property worth millions in the past. There has been a s...
  15 Jul 2019  
19th Edition of Workspace Will Reinforce Focus On Wellness and Sustainability Across Sectors 19th Edition of Workspace Will Reinforce Focus On Wellness and Sustainability Across Sectors
Wellness and sustainability have taken precedence over just aesthetics in the interior design specification for new projects and expansion plans across retail, healthcare and educations sectors in the GCC. Husain Roomi, Co-founder of H2R Design opines ...
  15 Jul 2019 Website
Value of construction disputes in the Middle East declines despite longer resolution period Value of construction disputes in the Middle East declines despite longer resolution period
The figures reported in the ninth edition of Arcadis’ Global Construction Disputes Report showed a reversal of trends in the Middle East compared with the previous report. Although the construction market saw almost the same volume of claims submitted ...
  13 Jul 2019 Website
Eikon Exé: The Essence of Materials Assumes a New Shape Eikon Exé: The Essence of Materials Assumes a New Shape
Essence of shape: pure and with slim profiles to emphasise the design. Squared corners and striking silhouettes that blend in seamlessly with any environment. 100% Made in Italy stylish details, but, above all, the essence of materials. Six different m...
  13 Jul 2019 Website
Thyssenkrupp Shows Ropeless MULTI at the German Pavilion of EXPO 2020 Dubai Thyssenkrupp Shows Ropeless MULTI at the German Pavilion of EXPO 2020 Dubai
The revolution in elevator construction that MULTI provides changes the way people move inside buildings, unlocking completely new perspectives for architects, planners and operators. Its capabilities and technical characteristics are game-changers for...
  13 Jul 2019  
EmiratesGBC leaders elected to key global positions  at World Green Building Council EmiratesGBC leaders elected to key global positions at World Green Building Council
Saeed Al Abbar, Chairman of EmiratesGBC, has been elected Treasurer of the World Green Building Council’s (WorldGBC) Board of Directors. A highly influential group, the Board is made up of global leaders on green building in the building and constructi...
  12 Jul 2019 Website
Dallas Police HQ Chooses Boon Edam  Security Doors to Secure Its Lobby Dallas Police HQ Chooses Boon Edam Security Doors to Secure Its Lobby
The department is located in the Jack Evans Police Headquarters building, which was built in 2003. It is 358,000 square feet, has six floors, is spread over a three-acre site, has a separate 1,200 car parking garage and a two-acre, open parking lot for...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 12 Jul 2019 Website
FM Expo 2019 Set to Transform GCC Facilities Management Landscape FM Expo 2019 Set to Transform GCC Facilities Management Landscape
With the GCC facilities management sector on the verge of change due to trends of digitalization, innovation of service and service integration, FM EXPO will return with an updated product offering, innovative showcase features, and free-to-attend educ...
  12 Jul 2019 Website
Hormann Introduces New Luxury Duragrain Decors for Sectional Garage Doors Hormann Introduces New Luxury Duragrain Decors for Sectional Garage Doors
Using innovative digital printing techniques, Hormann can achieve true-to-detail, natural and colourfast door surface finish for every style of home. Hormann has ensured a permanently beautiful door appearance, thanks to final coating with high-resista...
Hörmann Middle East & AfricaHörmann Middle East & Africa 9 Jul 2019 Website
Drees & Sommer Strengthen Facilities Management Offering in The Middle East Drees & Sommer Strengthen Facilities Management Offering in The Middle East
The international FM team will provide a full spectrum of FM related consultancy services which include cost reduction programs and benchmarking, sourcing and implementation of all property-related services, FM procurement specifications, tender manage...
  9 Jul 2019 Website
AXOR Starck: The anniversary of visionary and timeless design AXOR Starck: The anniversary of visionary and timeless design
Launched in 1994, the AXOR Starck collection forever changed the market for design in the bathroom. With its radical simplicity and deep respect for water as the source of life, AXOR Starck is as relevant and successful today as ever.
  8 Jul 2019 Website
Updated  Life Sciences and Environment Air Filtration Website Updated Life Sciences and Environment Air Filtration Website
The website is the central information platform for all filtration solutions for clean air in commercially used buildings, in industry, outdoors or indoors, traditional or digital. The website is available as before at the address airfiltration.mann-hu...
  4 Jul 2019 Website
SNC-Lavalin awarded engineering and project management support services by EGA SNC-Lavalin awarded engineering and project management support services by EGA
Under this agreement, SNC-Lavalin will provide integrated engineering services covering all multi-disciplinary aspects related to power plant, energy distribution, water desalination, aluminum smelting, casting and carbon plants of EGA’s Al Taweelah an...
  4 Jul 2019  
Industry Experts Reflect on Growth in GCC’s Interior Design and Fit out Sectors Ahead of INDEX Industry Experts Reflect on Growth in GCC’s Interior Design and Fit out Sectors Ahead of INDEX
A highlight in the design community calendar, the event will look to host over 500 exhibitors who are all hoping to avail the continued growth of the GCC interiors and fit out markets. ‘The main focus will continue to be on residential and hotel projec...
  3 Jul 2019 Website
Margraf style prevails in a Croatian holiday paradise Margraf style prevails in a Croatian holiday paradise
The leading Vicenza-based company was chosen to provide prized marble and natural stones for a luxurious project just a few miles from the sea, on peaceful high ground near Poreč. Taking inspiration from classical style, the aim was to create a new “vi...
  28 Jun 2019 Website
Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies to supply Hitachi elevators across major real estate projects Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies to supply Hitachi elevators across major real estate projects
Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies will supply and install 31 Hitachi elevators at Deyaar’s Midtown project. The signature township will offer an array of residential, retail and entertainment options and the development will feature 5,000 square fe...
  28 Jun 2019  
Hormann doors add a touch of individuality to The Bvlgari Resort Dubai Hormann doors add a touch of individuality to The Bvlgari Resort Dubai
Hormann supplied The Bvlgari Resort Dubai with low maintenance durable garage doors, ET 500. 28 doors were used for the luxury mansions and 13 for residences, which are the ultimate in sophisticated modern living. ET 500 is suited for double garages in...
Hörmann Middle East & AfricaHörmann Middle East & Africa 27 Jun 2019 Website
Kalwall Window Wall Systems Kalwall Window Wall Systems
Our window walls can combine fixed or operable glazing with our highly insulated, light transmitting panels. Glazing can be any specified glass when vision is required, or for safety and security, our translucent panels can be integrated with operable ...
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation 24 Jun 2019 Website
Salalah Methanol Company Accelerates Plant Design Integration with Hexagon Salalah Methanol Company Accelerates Plant Design Integration with Hexagon
Hexagon solutions allow Salalah Methanol Company to access different types of data and drawings in a centralized manner, and to easily update the existing data when changes occur in the plant or the equipment. The company will use Hexagon tools in all ...
  19 Jun 2019 Website
To each their own style, amid international atmospheres and inspirations To each their own style, amid international atmospheres and inspirations
Tables, chairs, sofas, armchairs, beds, accessories and, new for 2019, lighting elements: resulting from a scrupulous and passionate design research and from the precious partnership with a team of Italian and international designers, Bonaldo’s new ...
  17 Jun 2019 Website
Retrofitting existing built environments in the UAE is crucial for meeting carbon emission targets Retrofitting existing built environments in the UAE is crucial for meeting carbon emission targets
To support the nation in its move towards higher levels of environmental sustainability, the Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices...
  17 Jun 2019 Website
London’s Riverscape Office Building Again Selects  Boon Edam Entrance Solutions for Renovation London’s Riverscape Office Building Again Selects Boon Edam Entrance Solutions for Renovation
Originally opened in 1980, Riverscape is a 63,000 square foot, multi-story office space located at 10 Queen Street Place. The modern development sits on the sought-after area of the River Thames, just minutes from the bustling area of Cannon Street Sta...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 15 Jun 2019 Website
Generator sets able to withstand the 2000-hour salt spray test Generator sets able to withstand the 2000-hour salt spray test
The new electrostatic dust coating is applied in a new painting tunnel that has been installed in HIMOINSA's production centres, with the aim of turning its canopies into 'best in class' in the international market.
  15 Jun 2019 Website
Middle East Design and Hospitality Week to Set Stage for Multimillion-Dollar Growth predicted for GCC Design and Hospitality Sectors Middle East Design and Hospitality Week to Set Stage for Multimillion-Dollar Growth predicted for GCC Design and Hospitality Sectors
It will set the stage for the multi-million-dollar growth expected in the GCC’s design and hospitality sectors by offering exhibitors and visitors a comprehensive and highly specialised platform for industry leading discussions, knowledge-sharing, B2B ...
  12 Jun 2019 Website
Dubai Municipality to Present New BIM Regulations and BIM Roadmap for Building Construction Dubai Municipality to Present New BIM Regulations and BIM Roadmap for Building Construction
Organised under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Infrastructure Development with support of buildingSMART International and The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC). We are pleased to announce further presentations by Dubai Municipality on ‘BIM Roadmap...
  11 Jun 2019 Website
Dubai’s hardware and tools trade valued at AED4.59 billion in 2018 - Dubai Customs Dubai’s hardware and tools trade valued at AED4.59 billion in 2018 - Dubai Customs
According to figures released by the Dubai Customs, Dubai imported AED3 billion worth of hardware and tools last year, while exports and re-exports into neighbouring countries were valued at AED1.59 billion. China maintains its position as Dubai’s num...
  11 Jun 2019 Website
Modern Building with GEZE Smart Façades Modern Building with GEZE Smart Façades
Zak World of Façades is an International conference series on the subject of façade design & engineering. In its 59th global edition and the 1st edition in Egypt, the conference discussed the latest innovations and challenges in the construction indust...
  11 Jun 2019 Website
Margraf Marble at The Heart of Islamic Architecture Margraf Marble at The Heart of Islamic Architecture
The building was designed by architect Evgeny Bolotny and its main distinguishing feature is the distinctive interior cladding. The walls are covered with curved, finely inlaid slabs of Margraf Bianco Sivec marble, from the only Macedonian quarry with ...
  8 Jun 2019 Website
Swedish Steel Prize 2019 is now open for entry Swedish Steel Prize 2019 is now open for entry
The Swedish Steel Prize is an award for ideas and products that have an impact on future steel solutions, and it attracts competitors from across the world. It will be awarded on November 14th, 2019 in Stockholm, Sweden as part of the Swedish Steel Pri...
  8 Jun 2019 Website
Modern Classic Wallpaper : The MCW collection from Studio Bleoh Modern Classic Wallpaper : The MCW collection from Studio Bleoh
Bold, striking and iconic the ‘Studio Bleoh’ collection of works take classical ideas from the past, and gives them a new highly modern perspective. Designed by Studio Bleoh. The colour scheme of this collection is varied and modern and includes pinks,...
  8 Jun 2019 Website
Bentley Systems SYNCHRO and TeamSystem CPM: best in class data integration for the 4.0 construction site Bentley Systems SYNCHRO and TeamSystem CPM: 'best in class' data integration for the 4.0 construction site
The combined use of two of the best performing tools for construction companies, general contractors and project managers provides the highest level of data integration between the operating responsibilities for project cost budgeting, work planning an...
  5 Jun 2019 Website
GROHE Offers Individual System Solutions for the Entire Work Area Around the Kitchen Sink GROHE Offers Individual System Solutions for the Entire Work Area Around the Kitchen Sink
Filling pots, preparing food and doing the dishes after a delicious meal: Oftentimes things have to go fast and it can get a little hectic when it comes to hot pots and pans. The work area around the kitchen sink plays a crucial role in this process an...
  1 Jun 2019  
Bentley Systems Announces the Availability of OpenBuildings Station Designer Bentley Systems Announces the Availability of OpenBuildings Station Designer
OpenBuildings Station Designer incorporates LEGION, the industry-leading simulation software, acquired by Bentley late in 2018, for fully modeling pedestrian traffic to optimize footfall, wayfinding, crowd management, safety, and security. With the int...
  1 Jun 2019 Website
Boon Edam Obtains UL Certifications for Waist-High Turnstile Models Boon Edam Obtains UL Certifications for Waist-High Turnstile Models
UL Standard 294 and CAN/ULC S319 (the harmonized standard in Canada) are the prevalent industry standards for ensuring the safe operation of access control equipment in the United States and Canada. While all of Boon Edam’s products currently conform t...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 1 Jun 2019 Website
Call for an expert platform for circular materials, products and buildings Call for an expert platform for circular materials, products and buildings
In order to make circular economy a reality in the construction sector, a comprehensive strategy is required, that includes an expert platform within the future construction policy initiative. In calling for this, the signatories of the declaration hav...
  28 May 2019 Website
Vibrant Burst of Colour with Signature Pieces Vibrant Burst of Colour with Signature Pieces
A touch of colour can transform even the most boring spaces. Vibrant shades are not only eye-catching but create a positive and playful aura while adding warmth. Make a bold statement this season with colourful accent pieces from 2XL Furniture & Home ...
  27 May 2019  
Smart technology key to Farnek’s increased share of Abu Dhabi manned security market Smart technology key to Farnek’s increased share of Abu Dhabi manned security market
With an existing customer base including hotels, residential real estate and industrial premises, Farnek has seen unprecedented growth in its manned security division in Abu Dhabi. Having launched initially with just 72 guards in 2017, Farnek is now ou...
  27 May 2019 Website
Gulf Glass Returns to Dubai from 24 to 26 September Gulf Glass Returns to Dubai from 24 to 26 September
Leading brands including Saint Gobain, BDF Industries, Henry F. Teichmann, Horn Glass Industries, Bucher EMHART Glass, BASF, Forma Glass, and Lizmontagens already confirmed their participation at Gulf Glass.
  26 May 2019 Website
Himoinsa Brings European Rental Companies Together Himoinsa Brings European Rental Companies Together
With more than 35 years of experience, HIMOINSA has in-depth knowledge of the needs of rental companies and it is constantly working on new developments. The well-established range of rental generator sets was joined some time ago by the Silent Plus ra...
  25 May 2019 Website
EmiratesGBC MENA Green Building Awards 2019 will recognise a Zero Building or a Zero Building Design EmiratesGBC MENA Green Building Awards 2019 will recognise a Zero Building or a Zero Building Design
The MENA Green Building Awards are officially endorsed by the World Green Building Council and are organised in partnership with Jordan Green Building Council, Lebanon Green Building Council, Palestine Green Building Council, Egypt Green Building Counc...
  23 May 2019 Website
Enabling Works Commence on AED5 Billion Jubail Island Enabling Works Commence on AED5 Billion Jubail Island
In developing the grading plan for the community, the design team optimised the distinctive and unique features of the site, such as the hills at the North and West ends of the development to enhance the overall character of the property, as well as ma...
  20 May 2019 Website
Summertown Interiors to offer free LEED certification  for projects over 2,000 sqm Summertown Interiors to offer free LEED certification for projects over 2,000 sqm
For all interior projects over 2,000 sqm, Summertown will offer clients LEED certified level certification free of cost, with the option of silver, gold or platinum level certification at a surcharge. LEED is the most widely used green building rating ...
  17 May 2019 Website
Hormann introduces unique wicket door with trip-free threshold Hormann introduces unique wicket door with trip-free threshold
The wicket door is locked over the entire door height with one bolt and hook bolt per section. This provides the advantage of better stability and improved break-in-resistance. For fixed bolt, the fixed leaf on double-leaf side doors can be individuall...
Hörmann Middle East & AfricaHörmann Middle East & Africa 16 May 2019 Website
New construction contractor awards in GCC estimated to be worth US$138 billion in 2019 New construction contractor awards in GCC estimated to be worth US$138 billion in 2019
According to a report by projects intelligence platform Ventures ONSITE, 64 percent of GCC construction contractor awards in 2019 will be based in the UAE and Saudi, with the two countries contributing US$48.3 billion and US$40.1 billion respectively t...
  14 May 2019 Website
Pool Party - Choose your ideal Panaria Ceramica style Pool Party - Choose your ideal Panaria Ceramica style
The wide range of colors and material effects of Panaria Ceramica thus becomes the starting point to find inspiration, relying on the quality and guarantee of a superior product. Panaria combines the value of Italian ceramic expertise with the most con...
  12 May 2019 Website
Real-time project management and collaboration Real-time project management and collaboration
Construction projects never go to plan. Delays and changes cause havoc on-site, teams work to different programmes. GenieBelt connects the programme to project teams in real time, enabling everyone to communicate and collaborate effectively and rally a...
P&N International FZEP&N International FZE 9 May 2019 Website
A Decade in Saudi Arabia for Dewan Architects and Engineers A Decade in Saudi Arabia for Dewan Architects and Engineers
The firm, which has a reputation for delivering excellence and innovation in design, has played an important part in Saudi Arabia’s exponential growth since 2009, and they remain seriously invested in the Kingdom’s future.
  9 May 2019 Website
AC Hotel in Times Square Installs Custom Boon Edam Revolving Door AC Hotel in Times Square Installs Custom Boon Edam Revolving Door
Times Square in New York City is arguably one of the most popular attractions in the world, with restaurants, stores, energetic crowds and pulsing lights from towering digital billboards. It’s also home to AC Hotel New York Times Square, a recently ope...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 9 May 2019 Website
Ariachiara - Harmony of Air, Light, Sound and Much More Ariachiara - Harmony of Air, Light, Sound and Much More
Made of wood and steel, Ariachiara combines air stratification with many new functions: sanitization, ionization, lighting and music. Purifying the air through an ozonation system means eliminating bacteria and odors from the environment, thus making t...
  8 May 2019 Website
Fenwick Elliott Aims to Futureproof Construction Industry as It Announces Plans for International Hub Fenwick Elliott Aims to Futureproof Construction Industry as It Announces Plans for International Hub
The Dubai base, located in Jumeirah Lakes Towers, currently serves UAE, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Oman territories with growing opportunities across the MENA region. It was first opened in 2015 in conjunction with Ibrahim Law Firm, headed by partners Pa...
  8 May 2019 Website
Tips to make your CAD files faster Tips to make your CAD files faster
Is your CAD system lagging? Leverage BricsCAD Machine Intelligence to make your CAD faster and smarter, and speed up your workflow. There is a way of reducing file size, without losing information, and without spending hours deleting, re-inserting, and...
Bricsys NVBricsys NV 6 May 2019 Website
Water Has Always Been A Precious Resource for Hansgrohe Water Has Always Been A Precious Resource for Hansgrohe
Water is fast becoming a resource more precious than any glittering metal - or even oil. Global initiatives to raise awareness of the importance of this fascinating element that requires our protection have gained traction in recent years - but more ne...
  6 May 2019  
Breakthrough Glass Security Solution for Commercial and Household use Breakthrough Glass Security Solution for Commercial and Household use
The ‘green’ water-based nanotechnology formula is non-toxic and designed to significantly increase the structural integrity of the glass, enhancing both strength and flexibility. The technology was developed in partnership with C-Bond Systems in the US...
  5 May 2019 Website
Bayut Expands Its Innovative Offering with New Floor Plan Tool Bayut Expands Its Innovative Offering with New Floor Plan Tool
Created using high-tech photography and the latest image processing techniques, these floor plans enable users to identify layouts that best suit their needs and then search for similar properties on Bayut. Floor plans are frequently requested by poten...
  5 May 2019 Website
EmiratesGBC Congress highlights critical role of circular economy in driving sustainable growth EmiratesGBC Congress highlights critical role of circular economy in driving sustainable growth
The building industry and construction sector plays a central role in global energy consumption and associated emissions which account for more than 35 percent of global final energy use and 39 percent of energy-related CO2 emissions. In addition, the ...
  2 May 2019  
50 new technologies and innovations showcased at Airport Show 50 new technologies and innovations showcased at Airport Show
Smiths Detection unveiled Hi-Scan 6040 CTiX security screening system that uses computed Tomography technology for cabin baggage. The advanced detection capability offered byt CT eliminates the need to remove electronic devices and liquids from hand ba...
  30 Apr 2019 Website
Summertown Interiors Completes Fit-out of Royal Ahrend’s First Global Healthcare Innovation and Inspiration Studio Summertown Interiors Completes Fit-out of Royal Ahrend’s First Global Healthcare Innovation and Inspiration Studio
Showcasing around 20 different healthcare equipment and material suppliers, the studio encompasses a waiting area, separate meeting room and doctor’s office. It also incorporates a fully-fitted patient room with caregiver zone. The healthcare market in...
  30 Apr 2019  
Sheikh Ahmed opens 19th edition of Airport Show in Dubai Sheikh Ahmed opens 19th edition of Airport Show in Dubai
The show, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, is organised by Reed Exhibitio...
  30 Apr 2019 Website
Broaden your horizons with Elvox video door entry system by Vimar Broaden your horizons with Elvox video door entry system by Vimar
With its linear design and reduced protrusion from the wall, Pixel Up comes with an alphanumeric keyboard featuring stainless steel keys and a colour display protected by a 5 mm thick polycarbonate glass cover.
  30 Apr 2019 Website
Big growth in Hosted Buyers for Airport Show 2019 Big growth in Hosted Buyers for Airport Show 2019
The total number of international companies will be 143, of which 42 are new international exhibitors. 7,500 attendees are anticipated to attend an exhibition space of 15,000 square meters across three Zabeel halls of DICEC. The Show will have two co-l...
  25 Apr 2019 Website
23 tips to accelerate your BricsCAD Journey 23 tips to accelerate your BricsCAD Journey
Last year I started my journey into BricsCAD. After a year working with BricsCAD, I’m bringing you my top 23 tips to accelerate your BricsCAD journey. If you’re thinking about making the switch to BricsCAD for AutoCAD® users, even with minimal AutoCAD®...
Bricsys NVBricsys NV 25 Apr 2019 Website
BIM Middle East 2019 Conference and Expo BIM Middle East 2019 Conference and Expo
This strategic level conference brings together professionals from around the Gulf region and internationally. Keynote speakers will represent the following sectors, government; municipalities; heads of government departments and agencies; construction...
  25 Apr 2019 Website
MMAC Design Wins Interior Design Contract  On Two Saudi Mega-Hotel Projects MMAC Design Wins Interior Design Contract On Two Saudi Mega-Hotel Projects
The first project, which is developed in Makkah by Umm Al Qura, is located within one of the most important and ambitious projects currently underway in the Kingdom, the King Abdul Aziz Road Development (KAAR) stretches over almost 4 km from the wester...
  24 Apr 2019 Website
EmiratesGBC Receives Government and Industry-Wide Support for Their 8th Annual Congress EmiratesGBC Receives Government and Industry-Wide Support for Their 8th Annual Congress
The opening address will be delivered by Sheikha Shamma bint Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, CEO of Alliances for Global Sustainability, which develops, finances and nurtures high-preforming and resource-efficient companies and projects. Sheikha Shamma i...
  24 Apr 2019 Website
Welding competition and additive manufacturing conference among new features lined up for Hardware+Tools Welding competition and additive manufacturing conference among new features lined up for Hardware+Tools
This year, the Middle East’s Best Welder competition is the first of its kind in the region, inviting technical professionals in steel fabrication and welding to three days of intense competition held in partnership with the Middle East Industrial Trai...
  24 Apr 2019 Website
Ritmonio Presenting the Complete Restyled Kitchen Collection Ritmonio Presenting the Complete Restyled Kitchen Collection
Special features, reliable performance and sophisticated aesthetic details add a touch of style to the kitchen, for a possible "perfect match" with the bathroom taps. Choosing the favourite combinations, mixing the different collections or opting for l...
  21 Apr 2019 Website
UAE-SirajPower launches its first solar carport UAE-SirajPower launches its first solar carport
SirajPower plans to further encourage the adoption of solar carport across the UAE. The company is witnessing a growing demand from businesses willing to use innovative and sustainable technologies in their premises to generate clean energy. SirajPower...
  20 Apr 2019  
Drees & Sommer Launches Innovation Hub in Dubai To Drive Change in The Construction Industry Drees & Sommer Launches Innovation Hub in Dubai To Drive Change in The Construction Industry
The new regional innovation hub provides a collaboration platform to support the company’s 3,200 employees and external start-ups by identifying market gaps and devise tangible solutions to everyday challenges faced by the industry in verticals includi...
  19 Apr 2019 Website
Emaratech to showcase its cutting-edge technology at Airport Show Emaratech to showcase its cutting-edge technology at Airport Show
As the pressure to effectively handle 450 million passengers by 2020 increases, airports in the Arabian Gulf are deploying Smart airport solutions for driving efficiency, increasing security and improving the passenger experience. emaratech, the Arab ...
  18 Apr 2019 Website
The Geberit bathroom series Smyle now has a new look The Geberit bathroom series Smyle now has a new look
The redesigned Geberit bathroom series Smyle has an even more delicate and modern look. The design of the washbasins and furniture is coordinated in such a way that individual combinations are possible. The medium cabinets can be combined in different ...
  14 Apr 2019 Website
Kalwall Custom Skyroofs Kalwall Custom Skyroofs
Our Custom Skyroof system features Kalwall composite panels over sub-structure by others, when energy efficient, diffuse daylighting at monumental scale is in order. Flat, curved or combination offer design versatility and a consistent with all Kalwall...
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation 14 Apr 2019 Website
Cobiax presents to the world its unique structure-forming lightweight construction elements for reinforced concrete slabs Cobiax presents to the world its unique structure-forming lightweight construction elements for reinforced concrete slabs
The innovative structural former half parts are available in seven different sizes from 50 mm to 290 mm tall, meaning a total of 19 different combinations of structural formers enable various slab thicknesses, from 20 cm to over 80 cm. The clever desig...
  13 Apr 2019 Website
How INDEX Introduced Organisation in Design to the Middle East How INDEX Introduced Organisation in Design to the Middle East
As is the case with entering any market for the first time, Organisation in Design wanted to understand what trading platforms were available? What are the regulations surrounding each trading platform? What’s the best way to generate leads and maximis...
  11 Apr 2019 Website
Airport Show Remains Key B2B Platform for Saudi Exhibitors Airport Show Remains Key B2B Platform for Saudi Exhibitors
Leading the companies participating in terms of biggest stand size will be Dammam Airports Company (DACO) which operates and manages King Fahd Airport and its facilities, followed by General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA), the aviation regulator of...
  11 Apr 2019 Website
MK Electric Extends Its Portfolio of USB Charging Solutions MK Electric Extends Its Portfolio of USB Charging Solutions
The new MK Electric’s 1 Gang USB integrated sockets, equipped with dual USB charging ports, now meet both British and International standards,13 A and 16 A units, respectively, keeping in step with evolving technologies and customer needs.
  11 Apr 2019 Website
Hilton Garden Inn Al Jubail, Designed by Dewan + Architects and Engineers Hilton Garden Inn Al Jubail, Designed by Dewan + Architects and Engineers
Helmed by Dewan Architects + Engineers as the Lead Consultant and designer of the project, the hotel building serves as a contemporary hospitality haven in the heart off Al Jubail, the industrial hub if Saudi Arabia. The hotel’s modern form is a new vi...
  10 Apr 2019 Website
The Middle East Mega City Infrastructure Annual Report 2019 The Middle East Mega City Infrastructure Annual Report 2019
With insightful contributions from respected organisations and governments in the Middle East and world over including: Abu Dhabi Police, Emirates Green Building Council, Ministry of Emiritisation, Smart City Association, Italy and more. Mega Cities ha...
  9 Apr 2019 Website
How WORKSPACE Helped Build More Than USD 200,000 Worth of Sales Pipeline in Four Days How WORKSPACE Helped Build More Than USD 200,000 Worth of Sales Pipeline in Four Days
In 2018, one of H2O Concept’s main objectives was to enhance brand loyalty and maintain a strong presence in the market. As with many commercial furniture retailers in the region, one of the main challenges they were facing was the influx of inexpensiv...
  9 Apr 2019 Website
Gas generator sets with Stage V certification for the rental sector Gas generator sets with Stage V certification for the rental sector
These generator sets feature a three-way catalyst that is able to reduce CO, CO2, and NOx emissions among other pollutants, and a residential silencer that allows an attenuation of -35 dB. This therefore makes them an increasingly interesting option fo...
  9 Apr 2019 Website
AED5 Billion Jubail Island Launches in Abu Dhabi AED5 Billion Jubail Island Launches in Abu Dhabi
Set to feature six investment zone villages – Marafaa Al Jubail, Nad Al Dhabi, Seef Al Jubail, Ain Al Maha, Souk Al Jubail and Bed’a Al Jubail, Jubail Island is strategically located between Yas Island and Saadiyat Island. With a pristine 13-kilometre ...
  9 Apr 2019 Website
Al Sharq Investment to Bring the First W Residences to The Middle East Al Sharq Investment to Bring the First W Residences to The Middle East
The state-of-the-art project rising next to the W Dubai - The Palm contains a variety of residential options, including eight mansions with 104 unique residences priced from AED 15 million to AED 85 million. The W Residences Dubai – The Palm offers fiv...
  9 Apr 2019  
Drees & Sommer Launch Global Research Papers Addressing the Gaps in The Hospitality Industry Drees & Sommer Launch Global Research Papers Addressing the Gaps in The Hospitality Industry
The importance of interior design in the hotel industry and the potential exponential savings through effective implementation will be addressed on day two of the forthcoming Arabian Hotel Investment Conference (AHIC 9-11 April), Ras Al Khaimah, as Dre...
  9 Apr 2019 Website
Penetron is the Standard for Exclusive Luxury Pools in Mexico Penetron is the Standard for Exclusive Luxury Pools in Mexico
Designed by 3 Cincuentayuno Luxury Pools, the Arboledas pool at the Club de Golf La Hacienda in Atizapan de Zaragoza, México, welcomed club members to the new facility in March 2019. The exclusive aquatic architects specified Penetron crystalline techn...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International 9 Apr 2019 Website
Dubai Airport Show: The go-to event for the French airport sector in the Middle East Dubai Airport Show: The go-to event for the French airport sector in the Middle East
The French industry is organized into different sectors encompassing not only construction, equipment and systems, but also services, divided into 3 clusters: air traffic control and ground traffic, airline stopovers and air terminals. At the Dubai Air...
  8 Apr 2019 Website
TSSC advances Pre-Engineered Buildings system in the Middle East TSSC advances Pre-Engineered Buildings system in the Middle East
Growing demand for speed, quality and cost-effective construction is paving the way for growth in pre-engineered buildings (PEB) system in the Middle East amid booming infrastructure development. To further address this need, Technical Supplies & Servi...
  7 Apr 2019  
Using the latest CNC technology at Knauf AMF: Everything is possible... Using the latest CNC technology at Knauf AMF: Everything is possible...
The ceiling specialist Knauf AMF is investing – in production technology at its Austrian location in Ferndorf: With the new CNC processing centre, HERADESIGN® wood wool acoustic tiles can now be produced in almost any desired shape. At the same time, t...
Knauf AMF DubaiKnauf AMF Dubai 7 Apr 2019 Website
FLIR Announces Non-Contact Voltage Detector for Electrical Installations: FLIR VP42 FLIR Announces Non-Contact Voltage Detector for Electrical Installations: FLIR VP42
Inspired by today’s smartphones, the VP42 uses both multi-colored LEDs and vibration to alert electrical contractors of live voltage, ensuring inspectors do not miss these notifications in loud or dark locations. The durable tester is built for longevi...
FLIR Commercial SystemsFLIR Commercial Systems 7 Apr 2019 Website
Industry leaders to discuss latest technologies in User Centric Design for High Rise Buildings Industry leaders to discuss latest technologies in User Centric Design for High Rise Buildings
Ten experts will speak at the event that is supported by leading international manufacturers for high rise buildings such as AkzoNobel, Siderise and Trosifol. The event is further supported by the AIA Middle East (American Institute of Architects) and ...
  1 Apr 2019  
Arab women seeking larger role in delivering Middle East’s aviation aspirations Arab women seeking larger role in delivering Middle East’s aviation aspirations
The 4th Women in Aviation (WIA) Middle East General Assembly will be held in Dubai on 1 May alongside the 19th edition of Airport Show, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, ...
  31 Mar 2019 Website
Blast Resistant Products for Greater Security Blast Resistant Products for Greater Security
Do you need a blast resistant window or a blast door for your application? For 35 years, Armortex has served some of the world’s most demanding industries by supplying blast resistant glass, windows, doors and other products. Our highly effective produ...
ArmortexArmortex 29 Mar 2019 Website
Sheikh Sultan Al Qasimi Launches AED 2 Billion ‘Sharjah Sustainable City’ Project Sheikh Sultan Al Qasimi Launches AED 2 Billion ‘Sharjah Sustainable City’ Project
The AED 2 billion project is spread across 7.2 million sqft, and is strategically located in Sharjah near Al Rahmaniya area, easily accessible from the Sharjah International Airport and Sharjah University City. Upon completion, it will feature 1,120 ec...
  28 Mar 2019  
FLIR Announces New Environmental Meter for HVAC/R FLIR Announces New Environmental Meter for HVAC/R
Equipped with an external vane anemometer for wide-range, high-resolution air velocity measurements, the FLIR EM54 Environmental Meter lets users check air speed at duct inlets and outlets quickly and precisely. This allows for simplified duct airflow ...
FLIR Commercial SystemsFLIR Commercial Systems 28 Mar 2019 Website
Bentley Institute’s Digital Advancement Academies Receive BIM Award Bentley Institute’s Digital Advancement Academies Receive BIM Award
Iain Miskimmin, senior academies manager for Bentley Institute’s Digital Advancement Academies, said, “It’s an honor for Bentley Institute to be recognised for the work we have been doing in this important area since 2012. Having helped to deliver some...
  26 Mar 2019  
Building Owners Could Reduce Risk of Fire Losses by Correctly Implementing UAE Fire Code Building Owners Could Reduce Risk of Fire Losses by Correctly Implementing UAE Fire Code
At its Fire and Facades Forum held this month in Dubai, AESG’s Director of Fire and Life Safety, Peter Van Gorp outlined the key challenges UAE developers face with ensuring fire and life safety. “We see building owners grappling with the complexities ...
  26 Mar 2019 Website
First-ever Smart Airports Conference to be held during GALF in Dubai this April First-ever Smart Airports Conference to be held during GALF in Dubai this April
Taking place on the opening day of the iconic airport industry B2B forum, the conference will bring together the most-influential innovations that are shaping the design, features and day-to-day operations of the modern airport. Exhibitors will also sh...
  26 Mar 2019 Website
3D Drawing from engineering plans 3D Drawing from engineering plans
We will be creating a window from a low-quality 2D engineering drawing, starting in 3D. There are easier ways of creating windows in BricsCAD BIM. We will talk about them later in this series. I’ve been given the plans for the windows. Unfortunately, i...
Bricsys NVBricsys NV 24 Mar 2019 Website
Emirates Fire and Rescue Company gets global accreditation from Institution of Fire Engineers Emirates Fire and Rescue Company gets global accreditation from Institution of Fire Engineers
The company is a leading international organization renowned for its best practices concerning fire safety and training. A course or training program bearing the seal of the IFE is a testament to the quality of courses, training providers and methods a...
  24 Mar 2019 Website
EmiratesGBC Congress to Explore How Green Buildings Create Value Within A Circular Economy EmiratesGBC Congress to Explore How Green Buildings Create Value Within A Circular Economy
The 2019 Congress’ discussions will focus on how a circular economy approach within the building and construction sector can support the UAE to decarbonise and achieve the sustainable development goals of Vision 2021. The building sector is a major con...
  24 Mar 2019 Website
UAE Construction Industry on Way to Create Central Data Repository UAE Construction Industry on Way to Create Central Data Repository
Engineers from more than 60 different construction and realty companies and developers suggested that the industry should collaborate to formalise such a repository by integrating data from all projects utilising Artificial Intelligence and blockchain ...
  23 Mar 2019  
Over 1,700 projects worth USD 1 trillion fall under China’s ambitious One Belt, One Road Initiative Over 1,700 projects worth USD 1 trillion fall under China’s ambitious One Belt, One Road Initiative
These statistics were released in conjunction with the upcoming Annual Investment Meeting which will be held from 8th to 10th April in Dubai focusing on ‘Mapping the Future of FDI: Enriching World Economies through Digital Globalization. ’This year, th...
  23 Mar 2019  
Enviroserve Launches World’s Largest Integrated E-waste and Specialised Recycling Plant Enviroserve Launches World’s Largest Integrated E-waste and Specialised Recycling Plant
The special launch event was attended by Sheikh Mohammed bin Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, His Excellency Engineer Saif Mohamed AlShara, Assistant Undersecretary for the Sustainable Communities Sector at the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, ...
  21 Mar 2019 Website
Moving from 2D to 3D CAD Moving from 2D to 3D CAD
We guide you through a different stage of the process to create 3D drawings from 2D data. For this example we use a relatively simple house plan. In later weeks I will show you how to create rooms more quickly using some of the BricsCAD BIM tools, but ...
Bricsys NVBricsys NV 21 Mar 2019 Website
Atkins Appoints New Chief Executive Officer of Engineering, Design and Project Management Atkins Appoints New Chief Executive Officer of Engineering, Design and Project Management
Grant Porter has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the company’s Engineering, Design and Project Management business in the Middle East and Africa. Located in the Middle East, Mr. Porter will oversee current engineering, design and pr...
  20 Mar 2019  
Eikon Exé by Vimar: the essence of material assumes a new shape Eikon Exé by Vimar: the essence of material assumes a new shape
Eikon Exé is pure essence. Essence of shape: pure and with slim profiles to emphasise the design. Squared corners and striking silhouettes give rise to a series that blends in seamlessly with any environment. Stylish details 100% made in Italy. But abo...
  20 Mar 2019 Website
Dubai Design District Gears Launches Eclectic Programming for Art Season 2019 Dubai Design District Gears Launches Eclectic Programming for Art Season 2019
As part of its Art programming, d3 is launching four exhibitions today 19 March, all within the Design Quarter. ‘The UAE’s Ethnic Memory’ held in building 6 revisits the transformational era of the United Arab Emirates during 1960 and 1970 and seeks to...
  19 Mar 2019 Website
Why the Middle East region is fuelling elite design and innovation Why the Middle East region is fuelling elite design and innovation
This region is populated with not only some of the most innovative concepts found on the planet, but with the successful execution of such projects it has showcased its unique ability to readily construct a variety of new, "out of this world" ideas. Th...
  19 Mar 2019 Website
Dubai Design District Co-hosts Exhibition ‘The Art of Sustainable Architecture’ with Foster + Partners Dubai Design District Co-hosts Exhibition ‘The Art of Sustainable Architecture’ with Foster + Partners
The first exhibition by Foster + Partners in the UAE offered a unique insight into its studio operations, exploring the use of different tools that have revolutionised the way designers work. Displaying models, photographs, drawings and films, the show...
  14 Mar 2019  
Deals worth USD40 million closed in the first two days of Dubai WoodShow Deals worth USD40 million closed in the first two days of Dubai WoodShow
These statistics were released on the side-lines of the second day of the Dubai WoodShow that serves as a strategic platform for suppliers, manufacturers and machinery companies to showcase their products, innovative technologies, production scenarios ...
  13 Mar 2019  
Horyong picks Strenx steel for tallest truck-mounted aerial lifts and ladder cars in South Korea Horyong picks Strenx steel for tallest truck-mounted aerial lifts and ladder cars in South Korea
South Korean-based Horyong Ltd boasts 28 years of know how in the production of truck mounted aerial lifts, used in construction and other work sites. To meet customer demand, and possess the competitive edge needed on the global market, the company al...
  12 Mar 2019 Website
Project Qatar 2019: Building today for the future Qatar Project Qatar 2019: Building today for the future Qatar
Building upon robust investment and trade potential in Qatar’s vibrant construction market, Project Qatar, the International Construction Technology and Building Materials Exhibition, returns for its 16th edition to bridge the gap between investors, su...
  12 Mar 2019 Website
Dubai WoodShow to host over 240 exhibitors and 530 brands of wood suppliers and woodworking machinery suppliers Dubai WoodShow to host over 240 exhibitors and 530 brands of wood suppliers and woodworking machinery suppliers
This edition of Dubai WoodShow will witness participation from countries as Austria, Ukraine, UAE, USA, Turkey, China, Germany, South Korea, Russia, Latvia, Italy, France, Malaysia, India, Taiwan and Belgium. In addition, countries as Croatia, Gabon, G...
  12 Mar 2019 Website
All Roads lead to Abu Dhabi for the 26th PIARC World Road Congress 2019 All Roads lead to Abu Dhabi for the 26th PIARC World Road Congress 2019
Thousands of the world’s foremost experts in road infrastructure, transport and technology will descend on Abu Dhabi this October for the first ever World Road Congress to be held in the Middle East. Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Moha...
  11 Mar 2019 Website
Drees & Sommer Launches Global Hospitality Division in the UAE Drees & Sommer Launches Global Hospitality Division in the UAE
The new hospitality division will provide a full service offering for investors and owners throughout the Middle East, Africa, Asia, People's Republic of China and the rest of the world. The extension is a result of the tourism growth in the Middle Eas...
  11 Mar 2019 Website
Hormann introduces energy saving LPU 67 thermo garage doors for homes Hormann introduces energy saving LPU 67 thermo garage doors for homes
It offers excellent thermal insulation achieved by sections with thermal break with a U-value of 0.33 W/ (m²·K), a very good seal on spaces between sections with double lip seals and an optimum floor connection using double bottom seals, which also com...
Hörmann Middle East & AfricaHörmann Middle East & Africa 11 Mar 2019 Website
Airport Show-2019 to serve as an influential platform for international companies Airport Show-2019 to serve as an influential platform for international companies
The world’s largest annual airport exhibition is all set to be power-packed when it returns for its 19th year in Dubai this April with a record 375 exhibitors expected from 60 countries. Of these, the total number of international companies will be 150...
  10 Mar 2019 Website
Vimar Solutions for The Hospitality Industry Vimar Solutions for The Hospitality Industry
Energy saving, comfort and design, these are the three distinctive characteristics of Vimar’s latest new package of solutions dedicated to the service industry. Energy saving because the new devices are designed to automate hotels and make them smart. ...
  9 Mar 2019 Website
Renovated Office Building in Glasgow Tightens Security with Boon Edam Optical Turnstiles Renovated Office Building in Glasgow Tightens Security with Boon Edam Optical Turnstiles
A rising trend in the United Kingdom is the renovation of older office spaces. With a continuously growing workforce, cities across the country are transforming corporate offices into multi-level spaces with increased aesthetics. In keeping with this t...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 7 Mar 2019 Website
Upswing in investments in Middle East for efficient Air Traffic Control Upswing in investments in Middle East for efficient Air Traffic Control
The civil aviation industry has been grappling with crowded skies. Air Traffic Control (ATC) plays a crucial role globally taking into account the fact that over 1,300 airlines operate a fleet of 28,400 aircraft serving 3,759 airports through a route n...
  7 Mar 2019 Website
Vanity: the beauty of marble meets the strength of Kerlite Vanity: the beauty of marble meets the strength of Kerlite
Vanity is a collection of ceramic surfaces that feature the beauty of the most elegant, minimalist forms of marble. Subtle patterns, light veins and soft shading make up the designs of this collection, which has taken its inspiration from the stone use...
  6 Mar 2019 Website
Machinery worth USD 100 million on display at the upcoming Dubai WoodShow Machinery worth USD 100 million on display at the upcoming Dubai WoodShow
Showcasing new products, presenting full-fledged plant and machinery in action and offering networking and comparing opportunities with industry peers, Dubai WoodShow this year is expecting double-digit growth in attendance over the previous event's fi...
  6 Mar 2019 Website
Road development continues to be top priority for GCC with projects worth more than USD 122 billion Road development continues to be top priority for GCC with projects worth more than USD 122 billion
The GCC countries are among the world’s most ambitious when it comes to developing mega infrastructures, driven by the vision to become a regional powerhouse that will attract investments and further diversify from oil, the Gulf’s major source of incom...
  4 Mar 2019  
Global Industry Experts Appointed to Property Monitor Board of Directors Global Industry Experts Appointed to Property Monitor Board of Directors
Bringing a wealth of combined expertise from some of the most renowned names in real estate data technology, including Rightmove, Hometrack, CoreLogic and Zoopla, the new board members will add invaluable depth to Property Monitor’s ability to deliver ...
  4 Mar 2019 Website
Xtesa Plain, the new minimalist pergola with winding fabric Xtesa Plain, the new minimalist pergola with winding fabric
The structure ensures a certified resistance to water and wind while protecting from sunrays, maintaining the environment’s thermal insulation. Moreover, it is possible to equip it with climatic sensors that regulate the fabric movement depending on we...
  27 Feb 2019 Website
UL and GCC Labs announce plans  to establish façade testing in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia UL and GCC Labs announce plans to establish façade testing in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
With the goal to raise the level of safety and building efficiency in the region, such an agreement would combine UL’s safety science knowledge, expertise and global resources with GCC Labs’ unique understanding of local market needs and goals and woul...
  25 Feb 2019 Website
Second top placement for AXOR this year: AXOR ShowerPipe 800 honoured with gold Second top placement for AXOR this year: AXOR ShowerPipe 800 honoured with gold
The AXOR ShowerPipe 800 captivates through its consistent purist design language. Its imposing circular design captures the bathroom space majestically. The finely milled and turned edges of the high-quality metal plate are its defining stylistic featu...
Hansgrohe SEHansgrohe SE 25 Feb 2019  
World-Class Public Safety and Security Infrastructure for Egypt’s New Smart City World-Class Public Safety and Security Infrastructure for Egypt’s New Smart City
The new capital, one of the world’s largest smart city projects, is being built in three phases 45 kilometers east of Cairo and will expand to cover more than 700 square kilometers once complete. Honeywell will deploy city-wide security and surveillanc...
  24 Feb 2019 Website
Art Deco Retro Vibe Floral - Spring Trends 2019 Art Deco Retro Vibe Floral - Spring Trends 2019
An inspiring and trendy moodboard, created exclusively by having in mind a glamorous and vintage feel, in equal doses, evoking glorious times in a modern way. Clean lines meet pastel colors and what follows is a story with a happy ending. Giving it a t...
  23 Feb 2019 Website
Dulsco Wins Trio of Environment and Sustainability Awards Dulsco Wins Trio of Environment and Sustainability Awards
The Gulf Sustainability and CSR Awards celebrate and provide recognition for companies and individuals implementing outstanding Sustainability and CSR initiatives across the region. The winners of the third edition of the programme were announced at th...
  22 Feb 2019  
GROHE is Shaping the Future of Water GROHE is Shaping the Future of Water
In the past year, GROHE has evolved from a mere hardware manufacturer into a driving force of digital transformation within the sanitary industry, offering its own Internet of Things (IoT) products. The smart water control GROHE Sense Guard has arrived...
  20 Feb 2019 Website
FLIR Launches Addition to High-Performance T-Series Thermal Camera Family FLIR Launches Addition to High-Performance T-Series Thermal Camera Family
Featuring the award-winning design of the FLIR T-series camera platform, the T840 features an ergonomic body, a vibrant LCD touchscreen, and a viewfinder to make it easy to use in any lighting conditions. The 464x348-resolution camera incorporates FLIR...
FLIR Commercial SystemsFLIR Commercial Systems 19 Feb 2019 Website
“Zero Waste” at Knauf AMF – binder recovery saves 4000 tonnes of CO2 “Zero Waste” at Knauf AMF – binder recovery saves 4000 tonnes of CO2
Knauf AMF develops a worldwide unique process for the recovery of binding agents from wood wool tiles and wins the waste management award "Phönix 2018" from the Austrian Federal Ministry for Sustainability and Tourism.
Knauf AMF DubaiKnauf AMF Dubai 19 Feb 2019 Website
Utrecht University Installs Towering Boon Edam Revolving Door at Main Entrance to Sciences Building Utrecht University Installs Towering Boon Edam Revolving Door at Main Entrance to Sciences Building
Renowned Rotterdam-based architects, Ectory Hoogstad, were asked to create a building at Utrecht University that would serve as an addition to two other existing buildings: the Minnaert building and the Buys Ballot building. Joost Ector, Director and P...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 17 Feb 2019 Website
Emirates Green Building Council and  International Living Future Institute sign MOU Emirates Green Building Council and International Living Future Institute sign MOU
International Living Future Institute is an environmental non-governmental organisation that works to make ‘communities socially just, culturally rich and ecologically restorative.’ In 2006 the Institute established the Living Building Challenge, an ad...
  17 Feb 2019 Website
Axalta to be headline partner at IBIS Middle East 2019 Axalta to be headline partner at IBIS Middle East 2019
Axalta is a leading global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light OEM vehicles, commercial vehicles and refinish applications to electric motors, buildings a...
  14 Feb 2019 Website
Etihad ESCO announces completion of Hatta Solar retrofit project Etihad ESCO announces completion of Hatta Solar retrofit project
With the completion of the project, each villa will now generate 6,520KWh of power every year, which will result in the production of 3,612,357 KWh power in total. In addition, an annual reduction in CO2 emissions by 2,159 tons, will be a remarkable ac...
  13 Feb 2019  
Major Awards for Modern Door Technology Major Awards for Modern Door Technology
The new TS 5000 SoftClose door closer has been declared the winner in the ‘Building fixtures’ category at the ICONIC Awards 2019: Innovative Interior. Thanks to its high final closing force, it helps doors close exceptionally securely and quietly, even...
  13 Feb 2019  
Quirky Curves Take Centre Stage Quirky Curves Take Centre Stage
According to interior design experts when a room has a mix of straight and curvy elements the result is far more appealing. Amit Yadav, Head of Marketing at 2XL, commented, “Shape and silhouette are always major considerations when designing an interio...
  12 Feb 2019  
Farnek breaks ground on AED 150 million state-of-the-art staff accommodation Farnek breaks ground on AED 150 million state-of-the-art staff accommodation
The 100,000 square feet facility, which will become home to some 5,000 Farnek employees, will be completed by the summer of 2020. The low-rise (basement, G+5) building will raise the bar for intelligent buildings, employing the latest smart technology ...
  12 Feb 2019 Website
Road, Junction and Roundabout Design Road, Junction and Roundabout Design
Civil and transportation engineering professionals can plan, design, evaluate and visualize their roadway and highway projects with greater efficiency than ever before. From new road construction to rehabilitation work, our flexible solutions accelerat...
  12 Feb 2019 Website
Wilsonart Compact Laminate Wilsonart Compact Laminate
Available in more than 220 designs and a range of thicknesses, from 1/10” to 1”, Wilsonart Compact is a long-lasting, durable solution for high-impact environments. It is moisture, scratch and abrasion resistant and can be applied in various applicatio...
WilsonartWilsonart 10 Feb 2019 Website
UAE to host Middle East’s biggest facilities management event in March UAE to host Middle East’s biggest facilities management event in March
Keynote presentations, panel discussions, and workshops will take place during the conference along with an interactive two-day exhibition that will showcase the latest technology-driven FM products and services. The attendees of the workshops will rec...
  10 Feb 2019 Website
Kuwait’s largest international event for Building and Construction Kuwait’s largest international event for Building and Construction
The most important event in Kuwait for manufacturers, distributors, and service providers to meet with key decision makers in the GCC’s building and construction sectors. The event welcomes both trade visitors and consumers who are looking to find the ...
  10 Feb 2019 Website
Preventive and reactive maintenance management software made easy Preventive and reactive maintenance management software made easy
Aproplan is helping companies worldwide to easily facilitate compliance with complex regulations for quality, safety, environment. Organising mobile on-site inspection visits save yourself a ton of admin burden by easily capturing and monitoring pictur...
P&N International FZEP&N International FZE 9 Feb 2019 Website
Renovation of a luxury apartment in Monte Carlo Renovation of a luxury apartment in Monte Carlo
On Boulevard Charlotte in Monte Carlo, in an area next to the old town of the Principality of Monaco where development work began in the second half of the 19th century, stands a building dating back to the early decades of the 20th century that is ado...
  9 Feb 2019 Website
Volvo Penta to develop electric driveline for Rosenbauer fire truck Volvo Penta to develop electric driveline for Rosenbauer fire truck
The project represents an exciting opportunity to demonstrate and further develop its electromobility platform in a prestigious and demanding application. Rosenbauer will benefit from a proven Volvo Group technological solution that is tailored to its ...
  7 Feb 2019  
New Resolution on Recycled Aggregates from Construction, Demolition Waste New Resolution on Recycled Aggregates from Construction, Demolition Waste
The aggregates must undergo quality testing in laboratories to verify their compliance with UAE standards as well as LEED and BREEAM certification requirements. Under the resolution, government and private contractors can meet up to 40 percent of their...
  6 Feb 2019 Website
Infrastructure and construction underpin continuity in Bahrain’s non-oil growth Infrastructure and construction underpin continuity in Bahrain’s non-oil growth
Bahrain’s highly-diversified economy continues to show steady growth, where the third quarter of 2018 saw this driven yet again by the non-oil sector. The review of the Kingdom’s performance was recently published in the Bahrain Economic Quarterly (BEQ...
  5 Feb 2019 Website
The Rise of Green Technology in Construction The Rise of Green Technology in Construction
Green building technology has become one of the hottest trends in construction. The benefits of a green technology application in construction are far-reaching and comprehensive, offering significant advantages when used in new facilities as well as ex...
  5 Feb 2019 Website
The world is becoming smarter and so is the global airport business The world is becoming smarter and so is the global airport business
The future Smart Airport will aid end-to-end communication and information exchange between the entire airport eco-system that includes airport authorities and operators, passengers, security systems, air-traffic control systems and other stakeholders....
  4 Feb 2019 Website
TSSC continues to raise the bar on cold chain innovation with latest sustainable solutions TSSC continues to raise the bar on cold chain innovation with latest sustainable solutions
The company stated that the company’s solar technology for refrigerated trucks, eutectic plate systems and telematics technology are some of its latest innovation that are continuously enhancing the performance of cold chain systems.
  4 Feb 2019 Website
Middle East Electricity Surges with Region’s First IoT Lighting Conference Middle East Electricity Surges with Region’s First IoT Lighting Conference
Smart street lighting is emerging as a key theme with speakers predicting its impact on the MENA region as the role of lighting evolves from merely illuminating highways to providing social, environmental and operational cost benefits.
  4 Feb 2019 Website
Major success for Hyundai’s concrete mixers made out of Hardox steel from SSAB Major success for Hyundai’s concrete mixers made out of Hardox steel from SSAB
Since Hyundai Motor decided to go from regular steel to SSAB’s Hardox steel when producing the concrete mixers for their special trucks, the demand has surged. For Hyundai’s customers the long-term costs are reduced as the concrete mixer’s service life...
  2 Feb 2019 Website
Dubai South unveils details of Mohammed bin Rashid Aerospace Hub and EZDubai Dubai South unveils details of Mohammed bin Rashid Aerospace Hub and EZDubai
With a total of AED 17 billion of government and private sector investments, the Mohammad bin Rashid Aerospace Hub is designed to create an effective value chain for the aerospace sector and increase the GDP contribution of advanced industries to the e...
  31 Jan 2019 Website
Dubai Design District showcases exhibition on sustainable architecture by Foster + Partners Dubai Design District showcases exhibition on sustainable architecture by Foster + Partners
Focussing on the importance of human experience in the design of the built environment, it also shines a light on Foster + Partners’ integrated approach to design that combines expertise from several disciplines. This approach brings unique design solu...
  31 Jan 2019  
AXOR MyEdition Presented with the “Best of Best” Award AXOR MyEdition Presented with the “Best of Best” Award
Highest award for AXOR: at the international furniture fair, imm cologne, the Hansgrohe Group design brand received one of the world’s most renowned design awards in the interior design sector – the ICONIC AWARD 2019 – “Best of Best.”
Hansgrohe SEHansgrohe SE 31 Jan 2019 Website
Redesigning the Branch: Banks in the Middle East Reinvent their Designs to Stay Ahead of the Curve Redesigning the Branch: Banks in the Middle East Reinvent their Designs to Stay Ahead of the Curve
While sound flow of deposits and rise in customers form an important part of the growing banking sector in Lebanon, redefining customer experience is another key element that continues to be an engine for the positive growth of the sector. Several bank...
  30 Jan 2019  
Hormann’s JAFZA factory starts production of steel fire rated hinged doors Hormann’s JAFZA factory starts production of steel fire rated hinged doors
Hormann’s steel hinged doors are designed to protect property and life in the event of a fire. The door serves as a fire and smoke barrier. Studies have shown that more people have lost lives due to smoke asphyxiation than due to fire. Though serving a...
Hörmann Middle East & AfricaHörmann Middle East & Africa 30 Jan 2019 Website
HVAC R Expo Saudi Officially Open Doors in Riyadh HVAC R Expo Saudi Officially Open Doors in Riyadh
Eng. Mansour Al-Shathri, Vice Chairman of the Riyadh Chamber of Commerce and Industry has officially inaugurated HVAC R Expo Saudi and co-located FM EXPO Saudi & Saudi Clean Expo at the Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Centre (RICEC).
  30 Jan 2019 Website
Farnek first in the Middle East to achieve internationally recognised green cleaning standard Farnek first in the Middle East to achieve internationally recognised green cleaning standard
The world’s leading trade association for the cleaning industry, ISSA’s CIMS-GB is a comprehensive programme that raises the level of commitment for the delivery of environmentally-friendly services. Farnek had to demonstrate its compliance with the si...
  28 Jan 2019  
New record at Intersec 2019 in Dubai as visitor numbers increase 23 percent year-on-year New record at Intersec 2019 in Dubai as visitor numbers increase 23 percent year-on-year
The 21st edition of Intersec, which concluded its three-day run on 22nd January 2019 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, attracted 35,889 visitors from 126 countries, a 23 per cent year-on-year increase over the previous year (...
  27 Jan 2019 Website
Boon Edam Turnstiles Certified for New iRox-T Readers by Essex Electronics Boon Edam Turnstiles Certified for New iRox-T Readers by Essex Electronics
By integrating iRox-T readers with powerful embedded HID® iCLASS SE® technology, Speedlane Lifeline turnstiles offer users a greater readability range with support for multi-frequency, multi-technology applications including HID’s most secure SEOS® tec...
Boon Edam B.V.Boon Edam B.V. 27 Jan 2019 Website
Leading German Pump Manufacturer Wilo Launches New Headquarters in Jafza Leading German Pump Manufacturer Wilo Launches New Headquarters in Jafza
Distinguished guests at the launch included His Excellency Peter Fischer, German Ambassador to the UAE, His Excellency Günter Rauer, German Consul General in Dubai, Mohammed Al Muallem, CEO and Managing Director of DP World, UAE Region and CEO of Jafza...
  24 Jan 2019 Website
Treatment in a pleasant atmosphere Treatment in a pleasant atmosphere
A ray of hope in the fight against cancer: Radiotherapy - the new building of the Institute of Oncology and Radiology in Belgrade. It sets the standard with state-of-the-art equipment and a room concept designed for patients. With the support of our ex...
Knauf AMF DubaiKnauf AMF Dubai 24 Jan 2019 Website
Mixed-Use Marquis on 5th Street Built on PENETRON Technology Mixed-Use Marquis on 5th Street Built on PENETRON Technology
The December 2018 opening of the upscale Marquis on 5th Street complex in Austin, Texas, combines residential units and ground-floor retail areas with a three-level basement parking garage. Penetron crystalline technology was specified to ensure the in...
Penetron InternationalPenetron International 24 Jan 2019 Website
Dewan Architects Clinches a Spot in the Top 50 of World Architecture 100 Big List Dewan Architects Clinches a Spot in the Top 50 of World Architecture 100 'Big List'
As one of the region's leading architectural and engineering consulting firms, Dewan Architects + Engineers is recognised not only for being one of the largest architecture and engineering practises in the Middle East – with key markets in UAE, KSA and...
  22 Jan 2019 Website
Bristol Unveils UAE-Made Fire Truck, Portable Pump Unit and Innovative Fire Suppression System Bristol Unveils UAE-Made Fire Truck, Portable Pump Unit and Innovative Fire Suppression System
Built locally in the UAE using a commercial truck chassis rather than a custom model, the Al Shallal truck has a significant appeal to GCC customers given its timely delivery and convenient after-sales support and technical services for both the super ...
  22 Jan 2019 Website
Intersec 2019 opens in Dubai, featuring 1,212 exhibitors from 54 countries Intersec 2019 opens in Dubai, featuring 1,212 exhibitors from 54 countries
Highlights this year include the new Intersec Future Security Summit, featuring 40-plus regional and international experts and government speakers, while returning features include the Drone Zone, an Outdoor Demo Area for live firefighting and emergenc...
  21 Jan 2019 Website
Tafawuq Facility Management wins significant World Trade Center Abu Dhabi FM contract Tafawuq Facility Management wins significant World Trade Center Abu Dhabi FM contract
Tafawuq’s scope of work will include provision of permanent staff in specific locations; implementation of international cleaning standards as per BICS; disruptive cleaning; routine cleaning/housekeeping; periodic cleaning; reactive cleaning; graffiti ...
  19 Jan 2019 Website
Climate control with an app for increasingly smart comfort Climate control with an app for increasingly smart comfort
The large display with high-sensitivity touch screen enables easy operation even in manual mode. Suitable for any type of system (floor, radiator or fan coil systems), this device also allows you to quickly access some functions thanks to shortcut butt...
  19 Jan 2019 Website
Grids in BricsCAD BIM Grids in BricsCAD BIM
There is a grid tool that can be used in rectangular and polar variants. Access it from the Quad, the Ribbon, the drop-down menu or the command line. Then simply set the values. If Dynamic Dimensions (DYN) are switched on, you can type these values i...
Bricsys NVBricsys NV 19 Jan 2019 Website
Stage set for return of world’s leading security, safety, and fire protection trade fair in Dubai Stage set for return of world’s leading security, safety, and fire protection trade fair in Dubai
The annual three-day event is organised by Messe Frankfurt Middle East, and supported by the Dubai Police, Dubai Police Academy, Dubai Civil Defence, the Security Industry Regulatory Agency (SIRA), and the Dubai Municipality, along with a further 35 in...
  17 Jan 2019 Website
Windows and Glass for Ballistic Security Windows and Glass for Ballistic Security
Cashiers, law enforcement personnel, financial workers, and even schoolchildren must be aware of the severity of domestic security threats and how best to resist and react to scenarios involving armed thieves or active shooters. Scenarios involving act...
ArmortexArmortex 15 Jan 2019 Website
Al Masaood participates in World Future Energy Summit – Eco-Waste Exhibition Al Masaood participates in World Future Energy Summit – Eco-Waste Exhibition
As sole distributor of UD Trucks, Al Masaood CV&E Division will display the Quester UD truck at the exhibition, which is a new generation of heavy-duty trucks, launched in 2016 in the region and used for waste management purposes. The Quester is a mult...
  15 Jan 2019 Website
Solution with added value - for buildings worth living in Solution with added value - for buildings worth living in
GEZE smart building solutions aim to provide automated and networked building infrastructure solutions to make modern buildings more comfortable, secure and ultimately reduce energy consumption. With a lot of research going into developing this, we are...
  14 Jan 2019 Website
Revamped agenda  in 2019 for GALF Revamped agenda in 2019 for GALF
The Global Airport Leaders’ Forum (GALF) is one of the world’s most influential knowledge-sharing platforms for the airports industry. A new revamped agenda for its seventh edition in Dubai in 2019 hosts an engaging line-up of speakers and the agenda r...
  14 Jan 2019  
WFES Future Sustainability Summit offers insights into global challenges WFES Future Sustainability Summit offers insights into global challenges
The Future Sustainability Summit’s themes reflect a growing international awareness of the vast potential of revolutionary new technologies across fields as diverse as digitisation, future skills, water, mobility, space, biotech, energy and climate cha...
  13 Jan 2019 Website
UAE: Energy transition is no longer a choice, but a necessity for a better future UAE: Energy transition is no longer a choice, but a necessity for a better future
Addressing the ninth session of the Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), His Excellency Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, stressed the importance of expediting the deployment of renewab...
  13 Jan 2019 Website
EmiratesGBC’s BEA project report presents compelling insights on energy water EmiratesGBC’s BEA project report presents compelling insights on energy water
While several schools, malls and hotels in Dubai are way ahead in achieving high levels of energy and water use efficiency, others need to pace up their sustainability commitment to ensure they are aligned with the sustainable development vision of the...
  10 Jan 2019  
Save Up To 200,000 USD a Year on Hydraulic Oil with a Purifiner Recycling Centre Save Up To 200,000 USD a Year on Hydraulic Oil with a Purifiner Recycling Centre
The patented filtration technology cleans oil to better quality than when it was new without changing its properties and the used hydraulic oil can be used over again. This gives both financial and environmental benefits. The effect of the unique micro...
P&N International FZEP&N International FZE 10 Jan 2019 Website
WFES set to unlock full potential of innovative and disruptive technologies for global sustainability WFES set to unlock full potential of innovative and disruptive technologies for global sustainability
Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, ADSW 2019 will cover the subject of ‘Industry Convergence: Accelerating Sustainable Developmen...
  9 Jan 2019 Website
See how BricsCAD can simplify the BIM workflow, and save you costs See how BricsCAD can simplify the BIM workflow, and save you costs
With BricsCAD BIM V19, we deliver that simplification in the user interface, to enable faster, better, much more consistent development of your Building Information Model. Sound like a bit of a conundrum? It’s not. Come join us, and we’ll show you why.
Bricsys NVBricsys NV 9 Jan 2019 Website
Middle East a centre of new business growth for security, safety, and fire protection solutions providers Middle East a centre of new business growth for security, safety, and fire protection solutions providers
From video surveillance technologies with Artificial Intelligence and deep learning capabilities, to cloud-based access control solutions and flame retardant protective clothing, Intersec 2019 will shine the spotlight on game changing solutions solving...
  8 Jan 2019 Website
USD 2.4tn worth Expo 2020 Dubai construction projects to drive demand for wood industry USD 2.4tn worth Expo 2020 Dubai construction projects to drive demand for wood industry
With only 22 months to go before the opening, the UAE is pushing to meet the anticipated demand for the six-month global event which anticipates the largest proportion of international visitors in the 167-year history of world expos.
  8 Jan 2019 Website
Pelco Showcases Broad End-to-End Solution Offers at Intersec 2019 Pelco Showcases Broad End-to-End Solution Offers at Intersec 2019
As technology continues to evolve, organizations face a multitude of challenges that require new solutions. Pelco will share how its products, services, and solutions are incorporating cybersecurity, higher resolution, compression, cloud, and analytics...
  7 Jan 2019 Website
Final phase of $205 million Sparkle Towers officially launched Final phase of $205 million Sparkle Towers officially launched
Prominently located at one of the last remaining plots in Dubai Marina, Sparkle Towers is a twin-tower development consisting of 29 and 14 storeys respectively and connected by a four-floor residential podium. The towers are made up of 373 exclusive lu...
  6 Jan 2019  
Kalwall Featured in Another Award-Winning Design Kalwall Featured in Another Award-Winning Design
The Facilities Services Complex at the University of Tennessee Knoxville was named a Collegiate Citation winner for Historic Preservation in AS&U’s annual Educational Interiors Showcase. The project was featured on the cover of this year’s AS&U Magazin...
Kalwall CorporationKalwall Corporation 5 Jan 2019 Website

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