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UAE’s Al-Futtaim Engineering, Technologies appoints CEO

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Al-Futtaim has announced the appointment of Dr. Hayan Sayed as Chief Executive Officer of Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies. Part of Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate, Al-Futtaim Engineering is a multi-disciplinary engineering organisation operating across UAE, Qatar and Saudi Arabia with over 30 years of successful operations. Al-Futtaim Technologies is a leading Converged Systems Integrator and provides complete business solutions to large, …

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Global study pins down engineering and development links

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By – SciDev.Net-Anita Makri Engineering capacity is strongly linked to economic development, according to a study published today that brings together data from 99 countries to reveal the first global engineering rankings. But the sector has poor visibility in development planning and education, and needs a clearer focus on fighting poverty, according to leading figures. Facts about engineering capacity across …

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Renewables ‘vital’ to Saudi Arabia’s economic diversification, says DC PRO engineering chief

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Saudi Vision 2030 targets production of 9.5 GW of renewable energy by 2022 and 54 GW by 2040. George Berbari, CEO of DC Pro Engineering, urges Kingdom to transition to Tri-Generation & Renewable District Cooling. Riyadh – One of the world’s foremost voices in pioneering District Cooling technologies believes public and private sector entities across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia …

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‘Energy World – Qatar 2015’ attracted over 22000 visitors from across Qatar

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The 10-day interactive educational experience inspired parents, children and students on a journey into Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. ‘Energy World – Qatar 2015’ successfully concluded on Saturday with more than 22,000 visitors participating in the 10-day interactive educational experience. Held for the first time in Qatar and the MENA region, ‘Energy World – Qatar 2015’ took people of all …

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Up To 400 Decision-Makers Expected at the International “Engineering Symposium for Africa” Organized by Jacobs Engineering S.A

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A concentration of influential African engineering players Jacobs Engineering SA (JESA) is organizing the first international symposium, “Engineering Symposium for Africa” (https://www.esa-symposium.com) around the theme of “Engineering and Innovative Technologies for Sustainable Development in Africa” in Marrakesh on Thursday, May 21st, 2015. This international event will feature high-level speakers: renowned experts, figures in politics, economy and finance, decision-makers in the …

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GE highlights role of innovation in driving Kuwait’s growth at 2015 Engineering Innovation Forum

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Forum aims to strengthen interest in engineering and science amongst Kuwaiti youth Showcases best practices in innovation to help diversify the Kuwaiti economy and create value-added jobs Kuwait City, Kuwait; February 5, 2015: Highlighting its commitment to localization, GE (NYSE: GE) has joined hands with the College of Engineering & Petroleum at Kuwait University to host the 2015 Engineering Innovation …

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vodafone helps qatar university students discover their careers in engineering

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Vodafone Qatar recently held an event for the students of Qatar University to help shed the light on what their careers would potentially look like in the field of engineering. The event, entitled Discover Your Career In Engineering, was organised over two consecutive days covering both the female and male students campus where Vodafone Technology and Qatarisation teams met with …

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Total promotes engineering education at Dubai Forum

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Total, the international energy Group, is helping to highlight the vital need for a global pool of appropriately educated and well-qualified professional engineers through its participation in the 2014 World Engineering Education Forum (WEEF) which opens in Dubai today and runs until 6 December. The WEEF is an annual event with a different theme and staged in a different country …

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Holistic development engineering on the upswing

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By Joshua Howgego – SciDev.Net A field that promotes a holistic approach to technology development known as ‘development engineering’ is getting its own journal, the Journal of Development Engineering in 2015. This advance — coupled with an expanding number of university courses in the subject — signals that the field is beginning to come of age as an academic discipline, …

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Autodesk Acquires Bitsquid

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Transaction to Drive Creation of 3D Game Engine For Game Developers, Architects, Engineers and Designers Autodesk, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADSK) has acquired Stockholm-based Bitsquid AB, the creator of the Bitsquid game engine. The acquisition brings to Autodesk expertise in 3D game development and proven technology that will enable Autodesk to supercharge its portfolio of tools for game makers through the development …

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