DP World and CDPQ sign investment platform deal

DP World and CDPQ sign investment platfo…

Friday, 02 December 2016 15:15

DP World has announced the creation of an investment vehicle in partnership with Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ), one of North America’s largest pension fund managers

Kuwaiti company to build manufacturing plant in KIZAD

Kuwaiti company to build manufacturing p…

Thursday, 01 December 2016 07:02

Abu Dhabi Ports and Khalifa Industrial Zone (KIZAD) have signed a Musataha agreement with Integral Plastic Industries to build a new manufacturing plant in KIZAD with an investment of US$2.7mn

Volvo CE launches new global website

Volvo CE launches new global website

Wednesday, 30 November 2016 10:33

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has unveiled its new global websitefollowing the recent roll-out of over 120 dealer and market websites around the world

FM EXPO Saudi and Saudi Clean Expo set to debut next year

FM EXPO Saudi and Saudi Clean Expo set t…

Wednesday, 30 November 2016 10:29

Being the largest facilities management market in the GCC, Saudi Arabia’s sector is rising from being worth an estimated US$20.3bn in 2014 to a forecasted US$29bn by 2017

Schneider Electric introduces world’s first ePAC for IIoT in GCC

Schneider Electric introduces world’s fi…

Tuesday, 29 November 2016 08:59

Schneider Electric, specialist in energy management and automation, has introduced its new high-end Modicon M580 Ethernet programmable automation controller (ePAC) to the GCC region

Xylem Inc. buys water analytics company Visenti

Xylem Inc. buys water analytics company …

Monday, 28 November 2016 07:23

Xylem Inc., a global water technology provider, has acquired Visenti Pte Ltd, a Singapore-based smart water analytics company that provides a suite of advanced products and services to enable smart...

Swisslog brings automation expertise to Saudi Arabia

Swisslog brings automation expertise to …

Monday, 28 November 2016 06:35

Swisslog, automation expert for robot-based and data-driven intralogistic solutions, will be showcasing its latest warehouse automation solutions and new picking technologies for forward-thinking customers in Saudi Arabia and the bordering...

Dynamic new products and innovations displayed at Middle East Concrete & PMV Live 2016

Dynamic new products and innovations dis…

Friday, 25 November 2016 07:45

With a number of iconic infrastructure projects in the pipeline for the GCC, innovation remains the focus for the region’s infrastructure and heavy industry

Siemens and Bentley Systems join forces

Siemens and Bentley Systems join forces

Friday, 25 November 2016 07:24

Siemans and Bentley Systems advance strategic alliance including joint investment initiatives, realising new growth opportunities in industry and infrastructure through integration of complementary digital engineering models 

BREEAM resource for the Middle East launched at Big 5

BREEAM resource for the Middle East laun…

Thursday, 24 November 2016 10:57

Bre Global launched a dedicated resource for the delivery of BREEAM, the internationally recognised measure of sustainability for master planning, infrastructure and built environment at The Big 5 2016

MEC/PMV to diversify from The Big 5, return as standalone event in 2018

MEC/PMV to diversify from The Big 5, ret…

Thursday, 24 November 2016 08:16

Co-located with The Big 5 for the last six years, MEC/PMV is looking forward to carve out as an independent event starting 2018. To be hosted at Dubai World Trade...

‘Made in Italy’ at the Big 5

‘Made in Italy’ at the Big 5

Thursday, 24 November 2016 07:08

The Italian Trade Agency in collaboration with Made Expo hosted ‘Made Expo 2017: Made in Italy Construction Solutions and Materials’ at the Big 5

UAE mega-projects rank among the most innovation and least wasteful

UAE mega-projects rank among the most in…

Thursday, 24 November 2016 07:01

Legoland Dubai headlines UAE mega-projects that have been recognized as among the world’s most innovation, industry experts announced today ahead of The Big 5 construction exhibition

The competition ramps up at the Action Zone at MECPMV Live 2016

The competition ramps up at the Action Z…

Wednesday, 23 November 2016 07:54

Thousands of visitors expected at the region’s largest dedicated infrastructure and heavy machinery event

BIM on focus at Big 5

BIM on focus at Big 5

Wednesday, 23 November 2016 07:41

Building information modeling (BIM), an integrated system of creating and managing information about construction projects, is on focus at the Big 5 with a series of presentations and workshops under...

DAFZA eyes expansion of multinational construction base via The Big 5 Dubai show

DAFZA eyes expansion of multinational co…

Wednesday, 23 November 2016 07:12

The Dubai Airport FreeZone Authority (DAFZA) has confirmed its participation in the ongoing The Big 5 Dubai International Building & Construction Show, the latest edition of the Middle East’s largest...

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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