DEWA awards water pipeline contracts worth US$67.52mn in Dubai

DEWA awards water pipeline contracts wor…

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 06:40

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded a contract worth US$67.52mn for the construction of a 40km water pipeline project along Al Qudra Streets, aiming to increase the supply...

Boeing and Kuwait’s ALAFCO announce commitment for 20 737 MAX 8s

Boeing and Kuwait’s ALAFCO announce comm…

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 05:27

Boeing and Kuwait-based ALAFCO Aviation Lease and Finance Company (ALAFCO) have announced a commitment for 20 737 MAX 8s at the 2017 Paris Airshow, valued at US$2.2bn at current list...

Visa SpA gensets power cement factory in Kuwait

Visa SpA gensets power cement factory in…

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 09:26

Italy-based Visa SpA, one of the world’s leading gensets suppliers, has been recently involved in a major building contract in Kuwait for the supplying of a first batch consisting of...

South Korea to build mini-LNG plants in Iran

South Korea to build mini-LNG plants in …

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 04:50

Iran has announced that it is working on a plan to develop sophisticated mini-LNG plants with South Korea to answer energy needs in remote areas of the country

Kaesar Kompressoren provides ideal solution for Industrie 4.0

Kaesar Kompressoren provides ideal solut…

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 04:30

Compressed air and Industrie 4.0 – Kaeser Kompressoren has the right solutions for deriving maximum benefit from this powerful combination

‘MEA’s new wind power capacity set to rise 40 GW by 2026’

‘MEA’s new wind power capacity set to ri…

Monday, 26 June 2017 06:05

MAKE Consulting recently revealed that the wind power capacity in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region amounted to 676MW in 2016, as compared to 682MW in 2015, but has...

Immensa launches first 3D printing facility in the UAE

Immensa launches first 3D printing facil…

Sunday, 25 June 2017 06:08

Immensa Technology Labs, UAE’s leading additive manufacturing (AM) company, has launched the first 3D printing facility in Dubai, which comprises eight 3D printing systems and more than 30 materials for...

Technical Review Middle East  weekly digest - 18th June - 22nd June

Technical Review Middle East weekly dig…

Sunday, 25 June 2017 04:00

Here is a brief overview of the week’s news on Technical Review Middle East, from 18th June - 22nd June 2017

Bio-diesel helps keep Glastonbury running

Bio-diesel helps keep Glastonbury runnin…

Friday, 23 June 2017 16:01

Britain’s best-known music festival has once again opened its gates, this year with sunny days and balmy temperatures

AUD students design door handles for Dubai Expo 2020 pavilion

AUD students design door handles for Dub…

Friday, 23 June 2017 06:12

American University in Dubai (AUD) has teamed up with the global security provider Dormakaba, aiming to provide opportunity to the students to design lever handles for Expo 2020 mobility pavilion

QCC unveils solar PV scheme to support adoption of solar energy in Abu Dhabi

QCC unveils solar PV scheme to support a…

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 07:01

Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC), responsible for developing quality infrastructure and raising awareness on quality standards in Abu Dhabi, has unveiled a conformity assessment scheme to verify the...

Saudi Arabia and Bahrain causeway project invites expressions of interest

Saudi Arabia and Bahrain causeway projec…

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 06:05

With Saudi Arabia and Bahrain planning to build a new road and rail causeway linking the two countries, expressions of interest (EoI) have been invited from the private sector developers,...

Concession agreement to develop, manage and operate Fujairah Port

Concession agreement to develop, manage …

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 04:58

A 35-year concession agreement between Abu Dhabi Ports and the Port of Fujairah was signed recently

Traxys signs antimony supply deal with Oman’s SPMP

Traxys signs antimony supply deal with O…

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 06:14

Luxembourg-based Traxys Europe has signed contract with Oman’s Strategic and Precious Metals Processing (SPMP), a partnership that is aimed at supplying antimony-gold concentrates to the Oman Antimony Roaster (OAR), which...

Abraaj Group divests stake in Careem to Kingdom Holding Company

Abraaj Group divests stake in Careem to …

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 04:26

The Abraaj Group announced that it has divested shareholding in Careem, the UAE’s leading transportation network company, to the Saudi Arabia’s conglomerate Kingdom Holding Company

Averda wins UAE’s ‘Waste Management Company of the Year’ award

Averda wins UAE’s ‘Waste Management Comp…

Monday, 19 June 2017 06:32

Averda, an environmental solution provider in Middle East and Africa, has received ‘UAE Waste Management Company of the Year Award-Private Entity’ at the Frost & Sullivan’s Excellence in Best Practices...

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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