- Contract value of € 340 million, Strabag share of 35 %
- Turbine shaft with 36 m diameter and a depth of 70 m
- United Arab Emirates among the group’s core international markets
Sika is developing its operations in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with the opening of a new factory in Dubai. An existing production facility for concrete admixtures has been relocated to the new site and expanded. A state-of-the-art mortar facility and a reactor for producing polymers have been installed and will constitute the basis for the production of high-performance concrete admixtures. Furthermore, the new facility will play a strategic role as a sales and distribution center for the region.
Bauer to bring in Engineering Expertise to support Scale-up of the Seawater Energy and Agriculture System
Fugro has commenced a programme of geophysical and geotechnical surveys for Artelia, Abu Dhabi as part of the Hail and Ghasha development, a landmark project by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC).
Fugro has played a key role in the ground engineering of the Dubai Creek Tower, a vast slender structure which will comprise a central concrete column supported by a network of steel cable stays.
Salini Impregilo has won four contracts worth a combined $490 million in Oman, Abu Dhabi and the United States, highlighting the infrastructure group’s breadth and scale as well as its leadership in the water and transportation sectors.
Parsons announces that the Dubai Water Canal project won the International Road Federation’s Global Roads Achievement Award (GRAA) under the Urban Planning and Mobility category.
BAM International bv – the operating company of Royal BAM Group nv, active outside Europe – has been awarded a design and construct contract to build road infrastructure worth €14.5 million for global trade enabler DP World at their flagship Jebel Ali Port and Free Zone in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Bauer Geotechnical Specialized Foundation LLC führt Bodenverbesserungsmaßnahmen für exklusives Villenviertel in Abu Dhabi aus
The construction of the Abu Dhabi Deep Sewer Tunnel, one of the deepest gravity tunnels in the world, as explored in a documentary by National Geographic. Shown on September 5th at a premier event in the auditorium of the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi, "Megastructures: Abu Dhabi Super Tunnel" describes in detail the Strategic Tunnel Enhancement Programme (STEP), which was completed in 2014.
Parsons announced that it was awarded a contract by Dubai Municipality for two deep wastewater tunnels and associated link sewers. The two tunnels are required to support Dubai’s strategic 50-year master plan and cover the key catchments of Deira and Bur Dubai.
RIB Software AG, the world’s leading provider of 5D BIM Big Data technology for the construction industry, announced they have concluded a Phase II Agreement with Al Rostamani Pegel, one of the leading General Contractors in the United Arab Emirates, to increase the use of iTWO Technology for their construction division Al Rostamani Pegel (ARP). Under this agreement, Al Rostamani will use the iTWO 5D platform from pre-contract and tendering functionalities into post contract and multi-project execution with full integration to their ERP system, leveraging iTWO’s advanced project cost controlling and reporting capabilities where all project data is connected, analysed and reported in “real time” under one single source of truth.
Further to the company announcement on Tadawul website on 18/03/1437H (corresponding to 29/12/2015G) the Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Maaden) announces that the expected financial impact as a result of the amendment of the energy prices and electricity tariffs would be a decrease in the company consolidated net income of around 120 million Saudi riyals, the company expects the results of these amendment to show in 2016 financial results.
Further to the Saudi Arabian Mining Companys (Maaden) announcement published on Tadawuls website on 03/12/2014, Maaden announces initial production of copper in concentrate at the Jabal Sayed mine of its affiliate Maaden Barrick Copper Company (MBCC). The estimated production capacity of Jabal Sayed is 45,000-60,000 tonnes of copper in concentrate per year.
With reference to the Ministerial Resolution dated Monday 17 Rabi Al-Awwal 1437 corresponding to December 28, 2015, Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Maaden) announces that there will be a financial impact on the company's profit as a result of the amendment of the prices of energy products and electricity tariffs.
Parsons is pleased to announce that Construction Week magazine has selected the Etihad Rail Stage 1 project in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), as its Infrastructure Project of the Year. The project is managed by a joint venture between Parsons and Aecom, and the entry was submitted by Saipem.
At the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and the German E&P company Wintershall signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding future cooperation in research and development. The project focuses on Enhanced Oil Recovery using specialized chemicals for the oil and gas industry. Main goal of ADNOC and Wintershall is to jointly develop customized solutions to meet the subsurface challenges that are characteristic for the local oil fields – high temperature and high salinity in the carbonate reservoirs of Abu Dhabi. The MoU forms the framework for a close cooperation of the two companies and comprises a roadmap for the development of cEOR methods.
The engineering and services group Bilfinger has won three new orders for its Power business in the United Arab Emirates, in Kuwait and in Saudi Arabia. Total volume for the orders is a good €40 million.
Wintershall at the largest oil and gas conference in the Middle East region (Hall 6, Stand 6236) / Showing technologies to recover oil and gas from minus 50 to plus 50 degrees Celsius
UAE Company National Quarries LLC had a problem. Its existing crushing plant was doing satisfactory work, but the company's management felt performance was lacking. This led the company to approach Sandvik Construction Middle East which offered a modern solution using a CH660 cone crusher, which has delivered improved production leading to even more orders for Sandvik equipment.