Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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  • 12 May 2019- 08:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE, Singapore Utico FZC, the largest private utility provider in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), is set to rescue troubled Singapore environmental services company Hyflux Ltd with a cash injection of $293 Million USD. A binding agreement was
  • 7 May 2019- 07:01 by Local Press Report DUBAI MEP Middle East Water security is a key issue in the Middle East region, and climate change is pushing countries to move more towards desalination projects, according to Fady Juez, managing director of Metito. Metito is a provider of total intelligent
  • 8 Mar 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report Dubai Arabian Business Alpha Utilities, a Dubai-based firm owned by one of India’s wealthiest families, is in “advanced talks” to enter the lucrative water desalination market in Saudi Arabia, according to the director of the firm’s parent company. Alpha
  • 6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report DUBAI The National Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, has launched a Dh5.8 billion investment plan for new energy and water projects to serve the Northern Emirates. The ambitious plan encapsulates construction of water dams and a
  • 9 Jan 2019- 07:57 by Local Press Report DUBAI MEED Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (Dewa) has invited consultants to submit proposals for the emirate’s first independent water project (IWP). The project will be the first desalination plant that Dubai has tendered under the IWP model.
  • 20 Dec 2018- 12:33 by Local Press Report DUBAI Trade Arabia Utico, a leading private utility company in the UAE, said it has commissioned the largest sustainable trans-Emirate pipeline in the country, built at a cost of over $100 million. Corporate Risk Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology
  • 30 Oct 2018- 08:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUBAI, United Arab Emirates Last week’s Conference of the Parties to the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands has introduces a “Wetland City Accreditation” program, which initially recognizes 18 cities that have taken exceptional steps to safeguard their urban
  • 26 Feb 2018- 13:39 by Local Press Report DUBAI Construction News Online Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has reported "significant progress" on its $50.3m (AED 185m) water pipeline project. Slated for completion in May 2018, the Jebel Ali – Al Hebab water pipeline will stretch
  • 2 Feb 2018- 10:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Warrenton, VA Senegal, Morocco and the Republic of Congo today declared new “Wetlands of International Importance” which will join the “Ramsar List” on the occasion of World Wetlands Day, February 2. The wetland sites include and incorporate exceptional
  • 18 Jan 2018- 08:09 by Local Press Report DUBAI Saudi Gazette Water availability — or scarcity hereby — is a growing economic challenge and a major source of risk to businesses in the MENA region. The efficient use of water is especially relevant measure in the GCC manufacturing sector and of
  • 24 Oct 2017- 10:16 by Local Press Report DUBAI Gulf News Dubai is to use a natural fissure as a long-term water reservoir, Dewa boss Saeed Al Tayer said in an interview at Wetex 2017. He added that the Dubai project was not merely a strategic reserve to ensure water security, but made economic
  • 28 Sep 2017- 08:15 by Local Press Report DUBAI Trade Arabia UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia) said it has launched over 60 infrastructure development projects across the globe in partnership with Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Charity and Humanitarian Establishment and the Emirates Red Crescent.
  • 28 Jun 2017- 13:23 by Local Press Report DUBAI Arabian Business Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has awarded a contract to supply, extend and commission 40km of water pipelines, at a total cost of AED248 million ($67.5 million). The project includes the extension of main water pipes to
  • 17 May 2016- 08:50 by Local Press Report DUBAI Trade Arabia Empower, one of the world's largest district cooling service providers, said it has achieved record saving of 263 million in imperial gallons of fresh water in 2015, enough to fill 478 Olympic swimming pools. This was possible due to
  • 11 Nov 2015- 09:00 by Local Press Report DUBAI PR Newswire In conjunction with the Climate Change Conference (COP21) planned to take place in Paris next December, an Emirati researcher has revealed the possibility of linking the rivers of Pakistan (rivers Dasht and Indus) to the UAE through 500