• Abu Dhabi’s Hyperloop ‘to cost $20m-$40m per km'

    The world's first commercial hyperloop system, which is set to open in Abu Dhabi in 2020, will cost between $20 million to $40 million per kilometre, said Bibop Gresta, chairman of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies.

  • Siemens wins first N American gas processing plant deal

    Siemens said it has won a major contract from top North American group Encana to provide one feed and sales gas train and a refrigeration compression train for its pipestone processing facility in Alberta, Canada.

  • Otokar showcases latest technologies at Côte d'Ivoire expo

    Otokar, a leading supplier of the Turkish military and security forces for tactical vehicles, is showcasing its latest technologies at Shield Africa, International Security & Defence exhibition, being held in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.

  • IIoT boosts RFID technology in manufacturing, says report

    The growth of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and cloud have given a huge boost to the adoption of radio frequency identification (RFID) technology in Manufacturing 4.0, according to a recent report from Frost & Sullivan.

  • JLanka to invest $10m in Bahrain renewable energy sector

    Sri Lanka-based JLanka International, a premier solar and renewable energy technology solutions provider, has announced an investment of up to $10 million within the coming five years in Bahrain’s renewable energy sector.

  • ADAFZ to promote Abu Dhabi as finance centre

    Abu Dhabi Airports Free Zone (ADAFZ), a wholly owned subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Airports, has signed a MoU with the Registration Authority of Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM Registration Authority) to promote Abu Dhabi as a financial centre.

  • Shomookh to start Oman mining complex work in Q1

    Oman-based Shomookh Mining Industries Company has announced plans to launch construction work on the projects at its mining complex and also the Duqm Commercial Tourism Gate during the first quarter, said a report.

  • Digital signage, LED industry 'can benefit from AI'

    Digital signages, LED and other related industries can increase their market share by adopting an artificial intelligence framework, according to International Expo Consults (IEC).

  • New healthy food launches planned at Gulfood

    Major new healthy food launches are being lined up by exhibitors at the upcoming 24th edition of Gulfood, a global leading annual food and beverage trade exhibition, to be held next month in Dubai, UAE.

  • Aramco gets WEF recognition as 4IR leader

    Saudi Aramco’s Uthmaniyah Gas Plant (UGP) has been recognized by the World Economic Forum (WEF) as a “Lighthouse” manufacturing facility, a leader in technology applications of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR).

  • Asry seals Bahrain Noga marine services contract

    The Arabian Gulf’s leading maritime repair and fabrication facility Asry said it has signed a deal with Bahrain’s National Oil & Gas Authority (Noga) to provide a dedicated marine services area in the yard, from which Noga projects can be supported.

  • Audi delivers 1.812m automobiles worldwide in 2018

    Audi, a leading automobile manufacturer, said it has delivered around 1,812,500 automobiles to customers worldwide in 2018, 3.5 per cent less than a year ago.

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