Tag: uae

Oil & gas discoveries resilient in 2020

Despite concerns that Covid-19 could drive down discovered volumes to their lowest levels in decades, exploration activity has been resilient this year.

Sandvik announces a new working partnership with Serck

Sandvik’s team based in Dubai has announced a new working partnership with heat exchanger manufacturer Serck Services (Gulf) based in Sharjah, UAE.

New UAE Fire Code to fight counterfeits, improve safety

The Steel Alliance Against Counterfeiting (SAAC)– an industry initiative of global steel product manufacturers committed to fighting against counterfeit steel products - has pledged its support for more stringent regulations controlling the use of key building materials in the UAE Fire and Life Safety Code of Practice 2016.

CENTRAVIS opens office in Middle East

CENTRAVIS, Ukrainian manufacturer of seamless steel pipe, has recently opened a representative office in the UAE. "The Ukrainian economy is in particular need of funds from abroad for the development and diversification of export markets.

Emirates Steel wins SKEA Gold award

UAE steelmaker Emirates Steel announced that it has been awarded the Gold category of the prestigious Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award (SKEA 2014), which was presented to winners on 25 November by HH Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince's Court, at a ceremony held at the Emirates Palace.

UAE keeps 5% customs duty exemption

Customs duty exemption of 5% has been maintained by the United Arab Emirates for steel rebar fabricators, or cutters-and-benders, importing from Turkey and other nations. New checks have been put in place to ensure wider implementation of the tariff, according to state and market sources.

Larsen & Toubro win gas pipeline project

Larsen & Toubro Ltd (L&T) has announced that it has received two orders worth USD 639 million from UAE. One order is from Abu Dhabi Gas Industries Ltd (GASCO) for its Habshan-Ruwais-Shuweihat (52in/48in dia) gas pipeline project.


Thursday's report on the business climate at the ADIPEC is now online!

UAE: petrochemical project at Ruwais

Abu Dhabi plans to build new petrochemicals plants near an existing oil refinery at the Ruwais industrial area rather than at a port closer to the UAE capital.

Pakistan: oil refinery deal

The UAE is to play a key role in building a USD 5 billion oil refinery on the Pakistani coast.