manufacturing

Construction starts on AED 2.2-billion tire plant in Abu Dhabi
The factory will be fully automated and is the first step in establishing the UAE as a automotive parts manufacturing hub.
German pump maker Wilo launches regional HQ in Jebel Ali
The LEED Gold-certified building complex features its own assembly line, office space, showrooms, a logistics centre and dedicated training rooms.
Kivnon AGVs take automation to the next level with WMS in Faurecia
26 rotational AGVs with lifting platforms share the workspace and interact with employees and robots in manufacturing plant for 6th largest international automotive parts manufacturer in the world.
Dubai Metro receives first train of 50 train order
Expected to be delivered by October 2019, 15 of the ordered trains will be utilised for the upcoming Expo 2020, while 35 will be for civil use within the emirate
Dubai South and MOHAP aim to boost pharma manufacturing
Agreement seeks to promote the implementation of legislation for the pharmaceutical and medical equipment industry.
4 signs that your supply chain is more costly than necessary
If you answer yes to any of the following, it may be time to think about re-organising your supply chain to ensure the future viability of your business.
FOCUS: Digital transformation in manufacturing supply chain
Monzer Tohme, regional vice president, Middle East & Africa, Epicor Software outlines a three step strategy for digital transformation in manufacturing.
COMMENT: Supply chain customer satisfaction
Monzer Tohme, regional vice president, Middle East & Africa, Epicor Software on how planning and scheduling software can help manufacturers keep their customers happy.
Masdar freezone reports major growth at GMIS
Masdar City Free Zone showcases impressive growth at Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit 2017.
Unilever plant launched at Dubai Industrial Park
The region’s largest manufacturing plant was launched at Dubai Industrial Park with all goods produced to be marked ‘Made in UAE,’ of which 80 per cent will be exported.
Dubai Wholesale City opens long-term leases
Dubai Wholesale City has commenced accepting applications from companies and traders interested in booking space at the integrated logistics and trade development.
SMMT supply chain firms in significant investment boost
Of more than 100 SMMT supply chain member companies, 94% said they plan to invest in their businesses over the next three years

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