Moroccan tech city boosted by US$10bn preliminary funding deal

Moroccan tech city boosted by US$10bn pr…

Thursday, 23 March 2017 07:15

The new industrial and technology hub, located close to the city of Tangiers, will be funded by Chinese group Haite 002023.SZ, BMCE's Bank of Africa and the Moroccan government According to Construction News, the...

DEWA CEO reviews Phase III of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

DEWA CEO reviews Phase III of Mohammed b…

Thursday, 23 March 2017 04:38

Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), met with Mohammed Jameel Al Ramahi, CEO of the Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar) to...

DP World CEO and Panama President discuss logistics and industrial parks in Panama

DP World CEO and Panama President discus…

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 06:51

DP World Group chairman and chairman of Ports, Customs and Freezones Corporation Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem met with the President of Panama Juan Carlos Varela to explore logistics and industrial...

MB Crusher can turn equipment into one-machine mobile plant

MB Crusher can turn equipment into one-m…

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 05:20

MB Crusher – together with its branch office MB America, Inc. – had a huge showcase at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 in Las Vegas, crushing and screening with an excavator and skid...

SDLG wheel loaders provide reliability at Qatar quarry

SDLG wheel loaders provide reliability a…

Tuesday, 21 March 2017 06:23

Three SDLG wheel loaders are working round-the-clock feeding, crushing and screening equipment in Qatar, without any significant downtime

ACTS wins quality control, geotechnical and testing works on Qatar stadiums

ACTS wins quality control, geotechnical …

Tuesday, 21 March 2017 04:57

Advanced Construction Technology Services (ACTS), consulting organisation in the field of construction materials and geotechnical engineering, has announced that it will provide services in connection with five World Cup stadiums...

Dubai ruler inaugurates Phase II of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

Dubai ruler inaugurates Phase II of Moha…

Monday, 20 March 2017 14:22

The 200MW second phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park was inaugurated today by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of UAE...

Farnek secures ESCO accreditation

Farnek secures ESCO accreditation

Monday, 20 March 2017 07:33

UAE-based total facilities management company Farnek has been officially accredited as an approved Energy Services Company (ESCO) by Dubai’s Regulatory Supervisory Bureau (RSB)

IoT in spotlight at Schneider Electric’s Innovation Summit 2017

IoT in spotlight at Schneider Electric’s…

Monday, 20 March 2017 05:51

Schneider Electric, global specialist in energy management and automation, is set to highlight how the future of energy management and automation is being redefined at the IoT-themed Innovation Summit on...

Barakah One Company announces Board members at first general assembly

Barakah One Company announces Board memb…

Monday, 20 March 2017 04:39

The Barakah One Company (BOC), a subsidiary of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and the Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), held its first general assembly and announced the members...

Dubai’s building and construction industries have no glass ceilings

Dubai’s building and construction indust…

Sunday, 19 March 2017 06:55

Moving ever forward, planning and executing the latest innovative techniques in construction and architectural designs, Dubai serves as a beacon of unbound creativity and inspiration across the globe

H.B. Fuller opens office in Dubai to support Middle East markets

H.B. Fuller opens office in Dubai to sup…

Sunday, 19 March 2017 05:48

Industrial adhesives manufacturer H.B. Fuller has announced the opening of its new office in Dubai, the UAE

Xylem pumps help tackle heavy rainfall in GCC

Xylem pumps help tackle heavy rainfall i…

Sunday, 19 March 2017 04:36

Xylem, a global water technology company, has deployed its pumps to support municipalities throughout the GCC region to better cope with unexpected amounts of heavy rainfall

Trimble launches Tekla 2017 software for construction industry

Trimble launches Tekla 2017 software for…

Wednesday, 15 March 2017 05:53

Trimble has announced three new versions of its software for structural engineering, fabrication and construction teams – Tekla Structures 2017, Tekla Structural Designer 2017 and Tekla Tedds 2017

Iran signs US$1bn zinc mining deal

Iran signs US$1bn zinc mining deal

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 10:09

Iran has signed a US$1bn deal with private investors to develop Mehdiabad, one of the world’s largest zinc mines, which it expects to come on stream in the next four...

Dubai Land Department to support Middle East Facilities Management Conference

Dubai Land Department to support Middle …

Monday, 13 March 2017 03:17

Dubai Land Department (DLD) will provide support to the Middle East Facilities Management Conference (MEFMA Confex) through its strategic partnership with the Middle East Facilities Management Association (MEFMA)

Industry experts to debate tower crane safety guidelines

Tower cranes - PMV LiveA host of experts will descend on Dubai to discuss key issues surrounding tower crane safety at PMV Live. (Image source: dhaake/sxc.hu)PMV Live is to highlight the need for more stringent, locally-regulated guidelines for tower crane safety by bringing in a number of industry experts to debate the topic

The framework for the debate, which will take place at the construction plant, machinery and vehicles event running alongside Big 5, will be a new report on the subject published by the Committee for European Construction (CECE).

The panel session will host Dr Peter Schiefer, CEO of Wolffkran and current chairman of the Committee for European Construction Equipment (CECE) Tower Cranes Section; Andrew Henry, operations manager – UAE, Al Habtoor Leighton; Thibault Le Besnerais, global product director, Manitowoc's Potain tower crane line; and Richie Colley, Middle East regional lifting operations manager, Velosi.

The Tower Crane Safety panel session is free for PMV Live visitors to attend and will be held on 7 November at Dubai WTC.

For full information about this event visit: www.pmvlive.com

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