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World’s first Zero-Carbon City comes to life with Market@Masdar City

World’s first Zero-Carbon City comes to life with Market@Masdar City

Widespread belief is that sustainable development and U.A.E usually don’t figure together in the same context. However, the upcoming Masdar City in Abu Dhabi, promising “the highest quality living and working environment with the lowest possible ecological footprint”, safely puts to rest this pre-conceived notion regarding the lack of large-scale green initiatives in this part [...]

Khalifa Port Abu Dhabi, set to become UAE's largest port

UAE seaports set to become bigger and faster

With investments worth billions of dollars pouring in from port industries all over the world, UAE is all set to host the World Ports and Trade Summit (WPTS) from 28 – 30 March in Abu Dhabi. With US$46.5 billion being spent on ports in the Middle East annually, UAE seaports are set to become a [...]

Ducab Manufacturing Facility for High, Medium and Low Voltage Cables

Ducab

Powering the Region Ducab is jointly owned by the Governments of Dubai and Abu Dhabi (50% each) and has one of the most modern manufacturing units in the region. Spread over two factories, it occupies an area of 590,000 square meters of land in Jebel Ali, Dubai and nearly 330,000 square meters in Mussafah, Abu [...]

oil refinery_abu dhabi takes over cepsa from total

Abu Dhabi takes over Cepsa from Total

Abu Dhabi’s state-owned petroleum holding company International Petroleum Investment Co (Ipic), is all set to take full ownership of Spain’s second-biggest oil company, Cepsa, after purchasing a stake from France’s Total in a deal that values Cepsa at €7.5bn ($10.2bn). Abu Dhabi gains processing capacity for the United Arab Emirates’ 2.4 million barrels a day of crude [...]

Making a bang in the Middle-East! Bechtel radiates its Nuclear expertise

Making a bang in the Middle-East! Bechtel radiates its Nuclear expertise

Who would be better qualified for providing design and project management support services for the first-ever commercial nuclear power plant in the Middle East but America’s top construction and engineering firm? Mid-December last year, Bechtel announced that it would be embarking on yet another extremely challenging, exciting and very ambitious project ; the first-ever nuclear [...]