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Al Hokair Group Riding High on Growing Demand for Entertainment Attractions Among Travellers in the GCC

🕔 24 April 2018

Growth of entertainment parks and amusement attractions is driving tourism at an unprecedented pace across the GCC region. Al Hokair Group, one of Saudi Arabia’s leading and most established names in …

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Biggest evaporative cooling installation in the world - Mina tent city (Saudi Arabia)

🕔 24 April 2018

Seeley International has successfully completed the world’s largest order for evaporative air conditioners, resulting in around 50,000 Australian-made Breezair air conditioners being installed in the …

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Al Hokair Group Continues to Expand in the Hospitality Sector with Exciting New Developments

🕔 23 April 2018

Consolidating its partnership with the world’s leading hospitality brands, Al Hokair Group continues to expand rapidly in gateway business and leisure destinations across the Middle East. Following…

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SAUDI ARAMCO AND THE PEARL INITIATIVE PARTNER TO PROMOTE CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN THE GULF REGION

🕔 26 March 2018

Saudi Aramco and the Pearl Initiative enter into a strategic partnership



Upcoming high-level forum in Riyadh on 25 April co-hosted by Saudi Aramco and the Pearl
Initiative for global business…

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Wärtsilä guarantees the performance of Hail Cement Company’s power plant in Saudi Arabia

🕔 13 February 2018

The technology group Wärtsilä and Saudi Arabia-based Hail Cement Company continue their co-operation by renewing the three-year asset management agreement for Hail Cement Company’s power plant in…

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Saudi Arabia Awards First NREP Solar Project

🕔 12 February 2018

• ACWA Power selected to develop 300 MW of Solar PV in Sakaka, Al Jouf region
• Project to reach financial close by February 28, 2018 and start commercial operation in
2019
• H.E. Khalid Al Falih, …

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Gulf Stevedoring Registers Container Volume of over 680,000 TEUs at Saudi Arabia’s Jubail Container Terminal in 2017

🕔 6 February 2018

• Port operator achieved record monthly throughput at Jubail Container Terminal in August 2017



• Terminal sees 26 per cent throughput growth rate in 2017



• Terminal receives maiden call of 14,42…

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Middle East Rail returns for the 12th edition with a boom in repeat exhibitors

🕔 30 January 2018

$16bn of rail contracts planned to be awarded in 2018 under spotlight



Middle East Rail, the largest railway industry event across the Middle East, North Africa, South and Central Asian region,…

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ALFANAR closes the financing for the landmark 50 MW Solar PV IPP project under FIT program Round II in Egypt

🕔 6 November 2017

Alfanar Company closes last week the financing for the development, construction, ownership and operation of a 50 MW solar PV plant which will be located in the proposed 1.8-GW Benban solar complex…

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Four of the World’s largest STS Cranes arrive at Red Sea Gateway Terminal (Jeddah Islamic Port)

🕔 19 October 2017

Jeddah- Red Sea Gate Terminal , the flagship container terminal at Jeddah Islamic Port, has announced the arrival of four of the world’s largest and most modern ship-to-shore quay cranes at Jeddah…

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Case Study: MAPEI Demonstrates Water Proofing Expertise in King Abdullah Petroleum Studies & Research Center (KAPSARC)

🕔 15 October 2017

The King Abdullah Petroleum Studies & Research Center, also known as KAPSARC, is an extremely futuristic structure, which continuously expands its crystal shape within the desert. The center is…

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Riyadh Metro launches its Stations Naming Rights Program

🕔 15 October 2017

15 out of 85 stations eligible for companies to bid on



Riyadh, October 15, 2017 – Arriyadh Development Authority -- the executive arm of The High Commission for the Development of Arriyadh --…

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GCC ELECTRICAL TESTING LABORATORY AND CESI SIGN A TERM SHEET TO DEVELOP A HIGH POWER, HIGH VOLTAGE TO LOW VOTAGE TESTING LAB

🕔 12 October 2017

In the presence of the HE Eng. Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al Faleh, KSA Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, Global technical consulting and engineering company CESI SpA and GCC Electrical…

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UL and the GCC Laboratories Announce Joint Venture to Strengthen the Middle East’s Renewable Energy Infrastructure

🕔 12 October 2017

Joint venture will operate as a UL and GCC Lab Company based in Dammam, Saudi Arabia
Partnership will combine resources, knowledge and expertise to improve the region’s renewable energy market



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Middle East Etihad ESCO Signs MoU with Talisen International LLC

🕔 11 October 2017

From right to left sitting:
• Mohan Menon: Managing Director of Talisen International LLC
• Ali Al Jassim: CEO of Etihad Energy Services
From right to left standing:
• Charles Tony – Talisen…

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RED SEA GATEWAY TERMINAL RANKING # 4 IN BERTH PRODUCTIVITY WORLDWIDE

🕔 25 September 2017

We are glad to share that Red Sea Gateway Terminal has ranked number four globally in Berth Productivity for Maersk Line based on their report.
RSGT team always put in best efforts to sustain and…

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Fluor’s Phosphate Megaproject in Saudi Arabia Begins Production

🕔 13 August 2017

IRVING, Texas-- Umm Wu’al Phosphate Project in Saudi Arabia has started production of ammonia, merchant-grade acid and fertilizer. Fluor is providing overall program management services for this $8…

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alfanar Energy signs PPA for 50 MW Solar PV Plant in Egypt

🕔 9 May 2017

alfanar Energy recently signed a Power Purchase Agreement for 50 MW PV plant under Feed–in–Tariffs Programme in Egypt.



The PPA has been signed by Eng. Gamal Abdel-Rahem, EETC Chairman & Eng.…

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Lighting contributes to 17% of all energy consumption in KSA

🕔 3 May 2017

Riyadh, April, 2017: Philips Lighting Saudi Arabia, the global leader in lighting, announced today signing a strategic distribution agreement with Ahmed AbdulWahed Trading Company for its LED and…

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CASE launches new responsive website to offer a user-friendly, interactive experience

🕔 12 March 2017

Turin, March 2017



CASE Construction Equipment launched its new website designed to deliver seamless support and information to customers when they need it, wherever they are and on any device.



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Unipart Rail and Arabian Railway Company to form Joint Venture Company

🕔 12 March 2017

March, 2017, Dubai – UAE: Unipart Rail and Arabian Railway Company are to form a joint venture company to deliver world class projects, supply chain services and consultancy in Saudi Arabia.



UK…

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KONE wins order for Riyadh’s metro in Saudi Arabia

🕔 6 March 2017

KONE Corporation, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry has won the order to supply 418 elevators and escalators for the line 3 of Riyadh Metro in the capital of Saudi Arabia which…

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MENA’s railway supply market to grow 3% annually in the period through to 2021

🕔 6 March 2017

March, 2017 - Dubai, UAE – Industry players are upbeat about the region’s railway supply market prospects, noting that the sector will grow about 3% annually in the next four years.



According to…

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World’s most influential railway industry leaders to convene in Dubai next week

🕔 28 February 2017

February, 2017 - Dubai, UAE – The region's most influential annual gathering of global innovators, futurists and thought leaders representing rail transport sector is back for the 11th year with an…

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Construction Intelligence Report - KSA Update

🕔 24 January 2017

With the oil price likely to recover by most estimates to a $50 per barrel average for 2017 as OPEC implements a series of production cuts, the Kingdom is forecasting oil revenue to increase by 45%…

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