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Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi trends

UAE projects by sector and UAE project status

UAE ramps up development as construction sector recovers Subscription

22 October 2014

About $549bn-worth of infrastructure projects are planned or under way in Dubai, with a further $312bn in Abu Dhabi

Estimated share of GCC railway cargo 2020

Boosting trade with rail links Subscription

12 October 2014

Bechtel’s David Welch explains how railways promote economic growth

Abu Dhabi upstream energy awards

Abu Dhabi tight-lipped on oil concession Subscription

3 September 2014 | By

Following the expiry of its long-term onshore oil field concession earlier this year, Abu Dhabi has yet to make a decision on which companies will ink a new contract

Profit sharing per barrel of oil

Erbil forges its own path Subscription

3 September 2014 | By

Although the emergence of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is threatening the stability of the Kurdish northern region, so far the situation has worked to the government’s advantage

Top 100 projects, Q2 2014

Top 100 projects index dips Subscription

14 August 2014 | By

Small fall in the total value of the Middle East’s biggest projects, but further pressure expected due to fighting in Iraq

The Louvre Abu Dhabi

The GCC’s growing art spend Subscription

24 July 2014 | By

Qatar and Abu Dhabi are among the states muscling in on the international art market

UAE upstream

UAE upstream awards dominated by Petrofac and NPCC Subscription

16 July 2014 | By

Nasr award brings total National Petroleum Construction Company haul to $4.3bn since 2012

Additional capacity requirements 2013-20

Mirfa IWPP marks first private utility award of the year Subscription

9 July 2014 | By

Three independent utility schemes were awarded in 2013

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Dubai’s planned energy programme states that by 2030, 12 per cent of its power will come from coal

Can coal ever be clean?

25 September 2014 | By

Doubts emerge over carbon capture as UAE considers expanding on coal use


Abu Dhabi moves on oil concession Subscription

24 July 2014 | By

Bids submitted for Adco onshore operations, but major contender ExxonMobil has left the race

Arabtec share price has fallen

Arabtec locked in a fight for survival Subscription

26 June 2014 | By

Company’s ability to manage risks will be thrown into doubt following meltdown

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Special reports


UAE: Buses Subscription

25 October 2014 | By

Supply of large buses

UAE: Furniture Subscription

23 October 2014 | By

Supply of house furniture

UAE: Building maintenance Subscription

23 October 2014 | By

Maintenance of buildings

UAE: Oracle systems Subscription

23 October 2014 | By

Provision of technical support for Oracle systems

UAE: IT service management technology Subscription

23 October 2014 | By

Supply of IT service management technology

UAE: Nethink system licences Subscription

23 October 2014 | By

Upgrading and renewal of Nethink system licences

UAE: Building civil and MEP works Subscription

18 October 2014 | By

Carrying out civil, MEP and other works at buildings

UAE: Computer printers and scanners Subscription

18 October 2014 | By

Supply of computer printers and scanners

UAE: Sports equipment and machinery Subscription

18 October 2014 | By

Supply of sports equipment and machinery

UAE: Pumps Subscription

18 October 2014 | By

Suppy and operation of pumps

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Contract awards

GCC aluminium production

Petrofac consortium wins deal on Abu Dhabi alumina refinery Subscription

22 October 2014 | By

Emirates Global Aluminium raw materials project expected to be completed by end of 2017

caustic soda

Nuberg wins deal to expand Abu Dhabi caustic soda plant Subscription

13 October 2014 | By

Indian group awarded $15m contract by project owner Al-Ghaith Industries

The US' CB&I Lummus has been awarded a $90m contract to revamp five oil storage tanks on Das Island in Abu Dhabi

CB&I Lummus wins $90m Abu Dhabi storage tank contract Subscription

12 October 2014 | By

Firm to revamp five oil tanks on Das Island for Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company

Gas plant

Tebodin awarded UAE gas design deals Subscription

7 October 2014 | By

Dutch group wins work on Abu Dhabi Gas Industries projects

Lloyd's Register Energy will provide construction oversight and technical services for the Baraka nuclear plant

Lloyd’s Register wins UAE nuclear deal Subscription

11 August 2014 | By

UK consultant will provide construction oversight and technical services for Baraka plant

Sharjah in the UAE

Dolphin Energy plans gas pipeline to supply Sharjah Subscription

7 August 2014 | By

UAE group awards design deal to ILF Consulting Engineers and invites prequalification

Six Construct wins Ferrari World Abu Dhabi expansion

Six Construct wins Ferrari World Abu Dhabi expansion Subscription

31 July 2014 | By

Attraction already the world’s largest indoor theme park


Nabil Ibrahim

Nabil Ibrahim Subscription

22 September 2014

Nabil Ibrahim

Villiers Terblanche Subscription

20 July 2014

Villiers Terblanche office managing partner, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha at Latham & Watkins

Christopher Lester Subscription

20 July 2014

Christopher Lester is counsel at Latham & Watkins in Abu Dhabi

Suhail Mubarak Bin Athaeeth al-Ameri Subscription

12 July 2014

Suhail Mubarak Bin Athaeeth al-Ameri chief executive officer of The General Holding Corporation (Senaat)

Jonathan Macdonald Subscription

12 July 2014

Jonathan Macdonald, managing director and head of syndicated finance at NBAD

Mohamed Hasan al-Qemzi

20 February 2014

Mohamed Hasan al-Qemzi is CEO, ZonesCorp, Abu Dhabi

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