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Italian firm wins Qatar Rail competition in Doha

Italian firm wins Qatar Rail competition in Doha

The purpose of the centre is to present Doha with a symbol, a building that represents the city’s extraordinary change that is being manifested throughout Qatar


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Dubai’s new fire code to be announced next week

Dubai’s new fire code to be announced next week

The code will be officially announced at the Intersec’s fire safety conference on 22 January, a senior official has revealed
 
VIDEO: Japan to make using high-tech toilet easier

VIDEO: Japan to make using high-tech toilet easier

Pictograms on the smart toilets will be unified after tourists complained of being confused due to differing symbols used to indicate the products' functions
 
Bee'ah, Masdar to build 300,000t Sharjah WtE plant

Bee'ah, Masdar to build 300,000t Sharjah WtE plant

The waste-to-energy (WtE) facility will incinerate 37.5 tonnes of solid waste per hour to create 30MW of energy that will eventually reach Sharjah's electricity grid
 
Four firms to build e-waste recycling plant in UAE

Four firms to build e-waste recycling plant in UAE

"More gold can be derived from e-waste than mining ore," a project official said, remarking on the plant that will be based at Bee'ah's waste management complex
 

 

Building renovations can save 50% of energy costs

Building renovations can save 50% of energy costs

The renovation of old buildings, lead by government initiatives, could reduce electricity cost by 50%
 
Tabreed acquires district cooling plant in the UAE

Tabreed acquires district cooling plant in the UAE

With this acquisition, Tabreed’s portfolio has risen to 71 district cooling plants throughout the GCC
 
Five products to look out for at Intersec 2017

Five products to look out for at Intersec 2017

Next-gen FM tech such as advanced contactless identification and control to 3D-printed keys that hide internal coding will be launched at the show next week
 
Three tips for equipment rental in GCC's FM sector

Three tips for equipment rental in GCC's FM sector

Alain El Tawil, managing partner at high-access cleaning specialist firm Grako, outlines the three factors he looks for in the ideal equipment rental outfit
 
ADNOC says fire-hit refinery to come online in 48h

ADNOC says fire-hit refinery to come online in 48h

The blaze that broke out at Takreer Refinery impacted only the west refinery of the facility that is due to come online within 48 hours, ADNOC said
 
Axis CTO's six security tech trends for 2017

Axis CTO's six security tech trends for 2017

Johan Paulsson, chief technical officer of Axis Communications, outlines the top security tech trends that could impact global property and FM in 2017
 
FM Expo Saudi 2017 shifts focus to technology

FM Expo Saudi 2017 shifts focus to technology

The challenge of contract structures in Saudi, which are currently "very much input-based and focused on cost per person", will also be discussed today
 
Robot to manage Dubai's first smart pharmacy

Robot to manage Dubai's first smart pharmacy

Dubai Health Authority inaugurated a smart pharmacy at Rashid Hospital, which includes a robot that can dispense 12 prescriptions in less than a minute
 
Dubai: 2016 property transactions exceed $70.5bn

Dubai: 2016 property transactions exceed $70.5bn

More than 41,776 sales transactions took place in 2016, representing a total value of $28bn (AED103bn)
 
Altaaqa achieves ISO award for energy performance

Altaaqa achieves ISO award for energy performance

Dubai-based temporary power provider Altaaqa Global Caterpillar Rental Power is the first to be certified in the segment for energy management
 
UAE: Siemens to showcase digital tech at WFES

UAE: Siemens to showcase digital tech at WFES

The company will demonstrate its digital capabilities through the microgrid table and various augmented reality displays
 














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