Sharjah National Oil Corporation and Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority Sign Gas Sales Agreemen ...
Sunday, May 21, 2017 (Sharjah) - Sharjah National Oil Corporation (SNOC) and Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA) have signed a full Gas Sales Agreement (GSA) targeting the supply of Natural Gas for power generation in the Emirate of Sharjah. The Agreement was signed by Sheikh Sultan Bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Deputy Chairman of the Supreme ......Read More
Sunday, May 21, 2017
ADNOC Distribution Completes Phase 1 of ADNOC Xpress Station Network
Abu Dhabi, 17 May, 2017: ADNOC Distribution announced the opening of two new Xpress stations, marking the completion of the phase one of the construction of its Xpress station network. Launched to serve the most congested areas and roads in Abu Dhabi city and its suburbs, the Xpress station concept focuses exclusively on petrol fuelling services. A total of 10 stations have now been opened under phase one of the project. The newly opened stations include Al Zahiyah station, located behind Abu Dhabi Distribution Company on Al Falah Street Abu Dhabi, and Al Raha station, located near Al Raha Gardens housing community in Khalifa City opposite Al Raha beach area. Al Zahiyah ......Read More
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Zayed Future Energy Prize Engages Ambassadors' Support to Enhance International Outreach
Abu Dhabi, 17 May 2017 – The Zayed Future Energy Prize last night hosted a special reception for ambassadors from more than 30 countries to encourage international support for its upcoming 10th Anniversary edition. The event, hosted at the headquarters of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in Masdar City, brought ......Read More
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
DP World Working to Support Dubai's Economic and Industrial Development Plans Says Group Chairman an ...
Mr Bin Sulayem visit Electric Way cables and electrical services center Dubai, May 17, 2017: DP World and its industrial park operator NIP (National Industries Park) will continue to back the Dubai Plan 2021 and play a key role in enhancing the Emirate’s position as a leading economic, industrial and commercial hub according to Group Chairman and CEO, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem. Mr. Bin Sulayem’s remarks came during a visit to Electric Way, one of the largest suppliers of electric power cables and construction supplies in the region, which recently inaugurated its headquarters at National Industries Park. Mr. Bin Sulayem was given a tour of the ......Read More
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Industrial Internet of Things to Play a Central Role in Future of Egypt's Oil and Gas Sector
- H.E. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources opens Honeywell Oil & Gas Technologies Symposium in Cairo - Honeywell Connected Plant solutions to enable Egypt to capitalize on full potential of its oil and gas reserves Dubai, UAE - May 16, 2017 – Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and cloud-based solutions will be key driving forces for the development of Egypt’s oil and gas sector. That was the message delivered and showcased at the Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Oil & Gas Technologies Symposium, held in Cairo yesterday. H.E. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources gave the welcome ......Read More
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Oil and Gas Leaders Gather in Abu Dhabi to Discuss Automation Enabled Efficiency and Growth Opportun ...
- ISA UAE Automation Conference and Exhibition 2017 set to analyze challenges and opportunities for UAE’s oil and gas sector Abu Dhabi, UAE, 15 May 2017: Oil and gas leaders from across the UAE are set to come together in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday, 16 May, as part of the 2nd ISA UAE Automation ......Read More
Monday, May 15, 2017
MBRSC Showcases the First Sustainable Autonomous House for Hot and Humid Climate at The Internationa ...
May 14, 2017 Dubai, United Arab Emirates The Sustainable Energy Programme Section team at the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) participated in the International Passive House Conference in Vienna. Among the team members present at the conference were Engineer Abdulla Ahli, Manager of the Sustainable Energy Programme Section at MBRSC and Khalifa Majid Al Falasi, senior engineer at the section. The team gave a presentation on MBRSC's Sustainable Autonomous House, which is certified by the Passive House Institute in Germany as the first of its kind Passive House for a hot and humid climate. The presentation provided information on the engineering ......Read More
Sunday, May 14, 2017
ADNOC Distribution Announces Reduction of Retail Price of Unsubsidised LPG for Month of May
Abu Dhabi, 10 May, 2017: ADNOC Distribution has announced a reduction of the retail price of unsubsidised LPG cylinders for the month of May 2017 in all service stations in the UAE. As per the announcement that is set on the 10th of every month, the new reduced retail price is as follows: AED 45 per 25lb, reduced from the earlier marked retail price of AED 52; AED 90 per 50lb, reduced from the earlier marked retail price of AED 104; and AED 180 per 100lb, reduced from the earlier marked retail price of AED 208. Saeed Mubarak Al Rashdi, Acting Chief Executive Officer of ADNOC Distribution, said: “Our competitive LPG cylinder prices are re-evaluated every month bearing in mind the ......Read More
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Air Liquide Arabia starts up the Middle East's first hydrogen pipeline network in KSA
Khobar, KSA, May 9, 2017: Air Liquide Arabia (ALAR) announced today the startup of the Middle East’s first hydrogen pipeline network in the industrial city of Jubail, on the east coast of Saudi Arabia. Designed to transport large volumes of hydrogen to customers in both Jubail I and Jubail II, the network contributes to the development ......Read More
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Tabreed's Q1 2017 Net Profit Increases by 19% to AED 75.4 Million
Khaled Al Qubaisi appointed Chairman of Tabreed’s Board of Directors May 9, 2017 - Abu Dhabi, UAE: National Central Cooling Company PJSC (DFM: Tabreed), the leading regional district cooling utility company, today released its 2017 first quarter (Q1) financial results. The Company’s performance benefited from the new connections made last year, in addition to over 20,000 Refrigerated Tons (RT) added during Q1 2017. These new connections, combined with Tabreed’s existing presence in the GCC, resulted in net profit increasing by 19% to AED 75.4 million. Financial highlights – three months ended 31 March 2017: • Net profit ......Read More
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
ENEC Announces Completion of Initial Construction Work for Unit 1 of Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant & ...
- ENEC completes handover of Unit 1 systems to KHNP for commissioning, marking end of initial construction activities for the first of four units of the Barakah Project - KHNP will lead the commissioning work of the first UAE-based APR-1400, as part of the scope of the 2009 Prime Contract - Federal regulatory approval from FANR, in addition to international nuclear assessments from IAEA and WANO, will be required before fuel assemblies can be loaded into Unit 1 Abu Dhabi, UAE – 06 May 2017: Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has announced that it has, together with Korea Electric Power ......Read More
Saturday, May 06, 2017
GPCA at the Forefront of Drive to Ensure Safety and Sustainability Remain Key Focus of the Gulf Petr ...
GPCA Expands Industry-Leading Responsible Care® and Gulf SQAS offerings Program Across the Supply Chain to the GCC’s Downstream Logistics Industry Association to Highlight its Initiatives during GPCA Supply Chain Conference in Abu Dhabi Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1st May 2017 – The Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) continues to drive advancements in the region’s downstream industry around critical areas including environmental and safety compliance as it looks to position the Gulf as a global leader in best practice. The association will once again demonstrate its pioneering work in these fields during the GPCA Supply Chain Conference, which ......Read More
Monday, May 01, 2017
ADNOC Distribution Launches Second Development Phase of Officers City Service Station in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, 30 April 2017: ADNOC Distribution has launched the second development phase of the Officers City service station, located on Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street in Abu Dhabi. The implementation of this phase is designed to raise the station’s capacity to meet growing demand for its high quality services and products by increasing the number of available fuel pumps. The second phase also provides for the replacement of current operational fuel pumps with new ones designed in line with best international standards in terms of technology, health, safety and environmental protection. The company will suspend existing fuelling services for NGV, Green Diesel, Super 98, Special ......Read More
Sunday, April 30, 2017
SNC-Lavalin wins engineering and project management services contract for gas oil separation plant i ...
Abu Dhabi – UAE April 29th, 2017 - SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce that it was awarded a contract by Saudi Aramco for engineering and project management services for the Berri Increment Program. New facilities are proposed at Saudi Aramco’s existing plants at Abu Ali and Khursaniyah to process a potential increased output of Arabian Light crude from the Berri Field on the east coast of Saudi Arabia. SNC-Lavalin’s scope of work includes front end engineering design for a new 250 MBCD (thousand barrels of oil per calendar day) gas oil separation plant at the existing Abu Ali Gas Plant, as well as additional facilities at the Khursaniyah Gas Plant that ......Read More
Saturday, April 29, 2017
Gold on French election alert, oil remains fragile
By Ole Hansen Head of Commodity Strategy / Saxo Bank Commodities markets have seen big swings during the past month Farm commodities under pressure from supply overhang and speculative selling Precious metals surged around Easter on spike in geopolitical concerns Gold is back testing key resistance, but could be in for short-term correction Surprise jump in US gasoline stocks rattled oil-market bulls Big commodity swings have been witnessed during the past month, not least in the farm sector where bloated global stocks and the prospect of another bumper year — weather permitting — have led to heavy selling by hedge funds across both soft commodities ......Read More
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Under the patronage of the Islamic Affairs & Charitable Activities Department - Dubai, Mosque Design ...
Dubai (May 3, 2017)– Under the patronage of the Islamic Affairs & Charitable Activities Department – Dubai, Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) launched Mosque Design & Development Summit at Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai. The summit was officially supported by the UAE Ministry of Infrastructure Development and Etihad ESCO and was inaugurated with a keynote address by Dr. Mohammad Ahmad Al Qurashi from the Islamic Affairs & Charitable Activities Department – Dubai. Mustapha Aanzi from Etihad ESCO shared a presentation titled “From Mosques with Liwans and Sahns, to energy efficient (green) mosque” whilst Jimmy El-Hajj presented about driving ......Read More
Friday, May 05, 2017
BMTC marks AED 1 million renovation of its 50-year flagship showroom in Dubai
Modern 500 sq m showroom with high-end technology upgrades will offer seamless customer experience BMTC announces further expansion in Abu Dhabi with all-new 300 sq m showroom in Musaffah to open in May BMTC showrooms showcase entire portfolio of BMTC including lighting, electrical and water solutions Dubai, UAE; May 3rd, 2017: Bahri & Mazroei Trading Company (BMTC), the region’s leading provider of electrical, lighting and water solutions, and a subsidiary of the UAE based Bahri & Mazroei Group, today announced the opening of its renovated flagship showroom in Dubai, following an AED1 million facelift. The 500 sq metre showroom in Al Khabaisi, a true business ......Read More
Wednesday, May 03, 2017