• Global air cargo volumes back to pre-pandemic levels, says report


    Worldwide air cargo volumes returned to the pre-pandemic levels of H1-2019 in the first six months of the year with a 31 per cent volume growth over 2020 coupled with an even larger YoY revenue growth of 37 per cent in US dollars, said a report.

  • RAC launches KKIA energy efficiency project with Engie


    Riyadh Airports Company (RAC), operator of King Khalid International Airport (KKIA) in Riyadh, and Engie, a leader in low-carbon energy, have launched the Energy Efficiency project at KKIA to develop smart energy conservation measures.

  • GE’s HA gas turbine fleet achieves 50 customers


    GE’s record-setting H-Class heavy duty gas turbine fleet—the fastest growing fleet in its class—has secured more than 50 customers across 20 countries.

  • TK Elevator presents ropeless MULTI at German Expo 2020 pavilion


    TK Elevator, a pioneering elevator company, will be showcasing its innovative ropeless elevator system MULTI in the German pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai. A true gamechanger, MULTI creates new options for architects and building operators across the globe.

  • World Tunnel Congress postponed to April 2022


    World Tunnel Congress 2021, a key event of International Tunnelling and Underground Space Association in Copenhagen, Denmark, has been postponed to April next year due to Covid-19. However, the debut Tunnelling Week will be held online from September 20.

  • Lummus Technology, Chevron Lummus win China deals


    Lummus Technology and Chevron Lummus Global (CLG) have won multiple technology contracts from North Huajin Refining and Petrochemical Co for a grassroots refinery and petrochemical complex in Liaoning Province, China.

  • Copes-Vulcan GS valves provide reliable fluid control


    Celeros Flow Technology offers Copes-Vulcan General Service (GS) Valves for reliable and economical fluid control in multiple power and process applications.

  • Dubai RTA’s revenues via digital platforms hits $722m


    The revenue collected by Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) via digital channels (e-payment portal and smart kiosks) amounted to AED2.655 billion ($722 million) in 2020, said Mattar Mohammed Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the RTA.

  • Siemens to supply trucks with power from overhead lines


    Siemens Mobility and Continental Engineering Services (CES) have partnered on the development and manufacture of pantographs for trucks, with the eHighway technology from Siemens Mobility supplying trucks with electricity via an overhead line.

  • Japanese delegation visits APM Terminals Bahrain port


    Khalifa Bin Salman Port, a facility being operated by APM Terminals Bahrain, recently played host to a Japanese team led by Ambassador to Bahrain Masayuki Miyamoto. The team later toured the KBSP facility and was given a briefing on its unit at Yokohama.

  • Grandweld delivers second Surfer 2 boat to Abu Dhabi group


    UAE-based Grandweld Shipyards said it has successfully delivered the second of the three new 42-m crew boats (GrandSuperior), built for Allianz Middle East Ship Management, a leading provider of offshore support vessels and marine logistics services.

  • ExxonMobil swings to $4.7bn Q2 profit on higher oil prices

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    Exxon Mobil has announced an estimated earnings of $4.7 billion for second-quarter, assuming dilution, compared to a loss of $1.1 billion for 2020. The growth was mainly driven by oil and natural gas demand and best-ever quarterly chemical and lubricants

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