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Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi trends

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

Dubai real estate

Dubai property overheating fears resurface Subscription

10 June 2014 | By

The World Expo in 2020 will be key to Dubai’s property sector growth, but creating a sustainable market and avoiding another real estate bubble must be high on the agenda

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi’s construction rebound Subscription

1 May 2014 | By

Developers in the emirate are selling off-plan properties again as confidence returns to the market

Abu Dhabi peak power demand forecast

Exports drive growth in Abu Dhabi electricity demand Subscription

24 April 2014 | By

Abu Dhabi could face electricity shortfall by 2016 if extra capacity does not come online

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Abu Dhabi moves on oil concession

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

26 June 2014 | By

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


Abu Dhabi looks to secure future Subscription

22 May 2014

The UAE capital is by far the biggest spender in the region’s upstream sector, with $9.5bn of work awarded on its fields in the past two years

Business class: Rivalry between Gulf airlines is intense

Etihad pushes the boundaries Subscription

15 May 2014 | By

While luxury offerings on board the region’s flagship airlines have garnered attention, competing for first-class travellers is a risky strategy

Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi sees property revival Subscription

1 May 2014

Increased demand and strong economic growth mean the emirate’s real estate industry once again has the chance to become a key sector


Abu Dhabi edges closer to power shortage Subscription

24 April 2014 | By

Without the addition of generation capacity, the emirate will struggle to address growing power demand

Regional metro schemes

New players to fill metro void Subscription

20 March 2014

With the region’s metro boom gathering pace, competition for resources is also mounting

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Special reports


UAE: Housing project Subscription

25 July 2014 | By

Development of a housing project

UAE: Facilities maintenance Subscription

25 July 2014 | By

Carrying out comprehensive maintenance of facilities

UAE: School facilities management Subscription

25 July 2014 | By

Management of schools facilities

UAE: Residential consultancy services Subscription

25 July 2014 | By

Provision of infrastructure design consultancy services of residential complexes

UAE: School refurbishment Subscription

25 July 2014 | By

Carrying out school refurbishment works

UAE: School campus design consultancy Subscription

25 July 2014 | By

Provision of design consultancy services for the refurbishment of a school campus

UAE: Air-conditioning Subscription

25 July 2014 | By

Provision of air-conditioning

UAE: National health professional satisfaction survey Subscription

18 July 2014 | By

Provision of a national health professional satisfaction survey

UAE: Workplace safety and noise awareness Subscription

18 July 2014 | By

Provision of workplace safety and noise awareness services

UAE: Data centre consultancy Subscription

5 July 2014 | By

Provision of consultancy services for the construction and supervision of a data centre

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Contract awards

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

NPCC and Petrofac lead UAE awards

NPCC awarded package one of Nasr field development Subscription

15 July 2014 | By

Local group considers remarkable run of contracts in Abu Dhabi offshore sector

Abu Dhabi energy awards 2009-2014

Consortium wins $2bn-plus contract on Nasr field Subscription

9 July 2014 | By

Relief for South Korean group with major award after long drought in Abu Dhabi offshore market

Penspen wins Abu Dhabi offshore gas management deal Subscription

7 July 2014 | By

British group will oversee upgrade of Umm Shaif gas facilities to increase capacity

GDF Suez signs contract for Abu Dhabi Mirfa private power scheme Subscription

3 July 2014 | By

Developer will hold a 20 per cent equity stake in the project

Bam secures more Al-Ain stadium development work Subscription

10 June 2014 | By

Netherlands-based contractor Bam recently completed Al-Ain stadium

Serco signs Adnoc facilities management deal Subscription

21 May 2014 | By

UK firm to provide services at Abu Dhabi National Oil Company’s new headquarters

Masdar awards contracts for pilot desalination project Subscription

14 May 2014 | By

Four companies to develop pilot desalination plants which will be powered by renewable energy


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

Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan Subscription

26 January 2014

President of the UAE and ruler of Abu Dhabi

Fahed al-Ketbi Subscription

20 January 2014

Fahed al-Ketbi is chief operations officer, Aldar Properties

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan Subscription

7 January 2014

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan is Crown Prince, Abu Dhabi

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