INTERMAT Construction Observatory flags US$1886.80bn projects in EMEA

INTERMAT Construction Observatory flags …

Monday, 11 December 2017 06:02

The UAE and Qatar plan to invest a total of US$281.84bn by 2033, with two most promising sectors being buildings and roads, according to INTERMAT Construction Industry Observatory

Technical Review Middle East weekly digest  - 3rd - 7th December

Technical Review Middle East weekly dige…

Sunday, 10 December 2017 04:26

Here is a brief overview of the week’s news on Technical Review Middle East, from 3rd - 7th December 2017

'Harmonic distortion causes 60 per cent poor power quality globally'

'Harmonic distortion causes 60 per cent …

Sunday, 10 December 2017 03:24

The increasing use of non-linear loads in recent years has been driven by the use of electrical components in almost every industry 

AW Rostamani Shift Car Rental to launch new green fleet in UAE

AW Rostamani Shift Car Rental to launch …

Friday, 08 December 2017 09:41

A first in the GCC region, AW Rostamani Shift Car Rental will pioneer the leasing and renting of electric cars with the cutting edge Renault Zoe that offers a 300km...

NFT expands Potain fleet in Kuwait

NFT expands Potain fleet in Kuwait

Thursday, 07 December 2017 06:03

Regional tower crane rental and Potain dealer NFT has received contracts for several projects in Kuwait, including the supply of 26 Potain tower cranes for the construction of a new...

Positive market trends continue to reflect at IranConMin 2017

Positive market trends continue to refle…

Wednesday, 06 December 2017 05:16

Around 20,500 visitors attended this year’s IranConMin – a trade fair for mining, construction machinery and construction systems – which took place from 4-7 November in Tehran

The UAE commences renewable energy training programme for Pacific Island countries

The UAE commences renewable energy train…

Tuesday, 05 December 2017 06:35

The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) has launched a two-year renewable energy training programme for Pacific Island countries

Specim's hyperspectral camera analyses material samples

Specim's hyperspectral camera analyses m…

Tuesday, 05 December 2017 04:56

Specim Spectral Imaging Ltd has launched the world’s first mobile hyperspectral camera, Specim IQ, to analyse material samples in industries ranging from food and health to forensic investigation, recycling, art...

SIMEST partners with Ansaldo Energia for international expansion

SIMEST partners with Ansaldo Energia for…

Monday, 04 December 2017 03:11

SIMEST has acquired 11 per cent stake in Ansaldo Energia Switzerland, a wholly- owned subsidiary of Ansaldo Energia, an Italian power engineering company

'Egypt looks to export electricity by 2018'

'Egypt looks to export electricity by 20…

Sunday, 03 December 2017 18:50

The 2017 edition of Electricx, from 3-5 December, has more than 200 exhibitors in attendance at Cairo International Convention Centre, Egypt

Siemens to support Iraq in modernising four power plants

Siemens to support Iraq in modernising f…

Thursday, 30 November 2017 06:36

With an aim to help in enhancing Iraq’s energy supply, Siemens has signed a contract with the country’s Ministry of Electricity

The luxury villa project of Dubai Properties is on track

The luxury villa project of Dubai Proper…

Thursday, 30 November 2017 06:08

Abdul Rahim Architectural Consultants (ARACO), a consultant in design and engineering services in the UAE, has announced the completion of 35 per cent construction in The Villa project

Do you have the oldest functioning SVERKER test set?

Do you have the oldest functioning SVERK…

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 10:05

If you do, then Megger has an exciting opportunity for you

The UK-based investment fund acquires the UAE’s Enviromena

The UK-based investment fund acquires th…

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 06:11

Arjun Infrastructure Partners (AIP), the UK-based independent infrastructure investment advisory company, has acquired Enviromena Power Systems, a portfolio company of Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar)

Masdar and Indonesia company sign deal for largest floating solar PV plant

Masdar and Indonesia company sign deal f…

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 05:50

Indonesian power company PT Pembangkitan Jawa-Bali (PT PJB), a subsidiary of the state electricity company Perusahaan Listrik Negara (PLN), and Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar), have signed a project...

Saving money with your own sample preparation

Saving money with your own sample prepar…

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 04:11

Prepare ferro-alloys samples in a safe and user-friendly pilot scale laboratory installation

Underwriters Laboratories to showcase latest certification service

ULUL to showcase the latest Certification Service for LV Switchgear Panels.Power sector in the Middle East has been growing strongly for past few years and has been attracting investment in generation, transmission and distribution of electricity.

Certification services

There has been an increasing demand for power, power generation and power related industries. Underwriters Laboratories (UL) recognizes these expansions and provides certification services to assist manufacturers in gaining access to both domestic and global markets in Building Materials, Power & Controls and HVAC segments.

Close working relationships

  UL has close working relationships with GCC Electrical & Fire Regulators provide local manufacturers and traders the most convenient and quick one stop solution in having a wide variety of Electrical Power Distribution & Fire safety products approved for supply to GCC Utilities, Infrastructure projects, O&G companies, Free Zones and Civil Defenses.

Primary objective at the show

Primary objective of UL's participation in Power and Distribution segment in trade show this year is to exhibit Produce Certification to both ANSI & IEC (International) standard requirements, namely UL Listing & UL Certification respectively. MEE candidature is to showcase the latest Certification service for LV Switchgear Panels & Assemblies to the recently released IEC 61439-1/2.

This service not only provides a TYPE Test Certificate but also ensures continued compliance through use of the UL Classification Mark (An ISO Guide 65 Type 5 Certification with testing to IEC standards in ISO 17025 accredited Laboratories under strict witness by qualified engineers).

Two lecturers

At this event location UL team urges the visitors and exhibitors to attend the two lecturers delivered by UL's Primary Engineer for MV Systems - Mr. Paul Barnhart, on International IEC Standards for Medium Voltage Equipment, Installation & Personnel Safety on the 7th Feb. first day of the event and UL's Primary Engineer for PV Systems Mr. Dirk Mueller, on IEC 61439 LV switchgear or Controlgear Assemblies Certification by UL (Underwriters Laboratories) on the 8th Feb. second day at the Lecture hall.

200 GCC based manufacturers

At the event there are over 200 GCC based Electrical & Electronics manufacturers and a large number of exhibitors such as like Siemens, ABB, Alfanar, Powerbar etc. having products certified to International approvals for North America & Europe facilitated by UL and also to the local specifications of GCC regulators.

IEC standard 60439-2

Having specified the above fact UL is proud to announce and reward its association with Powerbar Gulf LLC to obtain an UL Classification Mark in accordance with IEC standard 60439-2 for Bus Trunking systems for ADDC & Aramco requirements.

 

 

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