All United Arab Emirates Articles

A new world record for Safedem
UAE’s Mina Plaza beats 20-year-old benchmark as tallest building taken down with explosives
Safedem’s world record at Mina Plaza
Watch the video here and read the full story in next week’s new issue of D&Ri
O.Rentals in Liebherr milestone
Liebherr duty cycle crawler crane reaches operating milestone working for O.Rentals in Dubai
Al Faris in Iraq
Dubai-headquartered crane and transport specialist Al Faris sets up operations in Iraq
New Tier 3 compressor from Sullair
Sullair has launched the a Tier 3 version of its OFD1550 oil free portable air compressor
A new world record for Safedem
UK-based firm awarded Guinness World record for demolition of Meena Plaza in United Arab Emirates 
Mace completes iconic One Za’abeel lift
Construction company lifts final section of cantilevered building into place in Dubai, UAE
Middle East: A perfect storm of headwinds
Covid-19, a weak oil market, and contracting non-oil sectors threaten construction’s growth
Dubai's new building codes
A new Dubai Building Code has been approved which aims to boost the Middle East’s flagging construction sector
Arabtec files for liquidation
Arabtec, one of the Middle East’s largest contractors, has suffered losses of over US200 million in the first half of the year 
New Bobcat backhoe for MEA, Russia and CIS
New R-Series B730 backhoe loader intended to help Bobcat gain market share in region
Gantry and bridge crane transport
Sea and land transport for gantry and bridge cranes between China and  United Arab Emirates
AFI launches MEWP hire app
Users can browse machines for hire, and request, retrieve, view, and accept or decline quotes 
UAE construction giants consider merger
Two of Abu Dhabi’s largest contractors are reported to be considering a merger
Interview: Johnson Arabia - access rental in the UAE and beyond
UAE-based Johnson Arabia’s Gareth Conley speaks about the potential and pitfalls in the region 
Byrne COO Pat Fallon steps down
Chief Operating Officer of UAE-based Byrne Equipment Rental to leave company after 26 years
Expo 2020 Dubai postponed due to Covid-19
Event to be held between 1 October 2021 and 31 March 2022 due to global health concerns
Alba and Kanoo Middle East partnership
Alba has appointed Kanoo Cranes as distributor of its hoists and mast climbers in the region 
Manlift aids Covid-19 lab construction
Manlift UAE supplied 12 rental machines for rapid construction of Covid-19 testing laboratory
Johnson Arabia adds mini cranes
Changing market drives addition of mini crawler cranes from Maeda to Johnson Arabia rental fleet in GCC countries
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