A leading construction industry expert has called upon Arab universities to adopt district cooling systems instead of conventional chilling systems to help lessen the impact on key resources such as water and electricity and also cut costs.
The future of district cooling sector in the world will top the agenda at the upcoming conference of International District Energy Association (Idea) in Dubai, UAE.
The Idea's 6th International District Cooling Conference is b
The UAE ranks high in global district cooling infrastructure, thanks to its valuable best practice insights aimed at helping accelerate the pace of industry growth, said global experts ahead of a major industry event.
Drake & Scull International (DSI), a leader in the integrated design, engineering and construction sector, said it has won a Dh172 million ($47 million) contract to build a district cooling plant for a housing complex in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
SNC-Lavalin, a leading engineering and construction group, said it had won a $37-million contract from UAE cooling company Tabreed to develop district cooling facilities for a resort in Dubai, UAe.
The facilities will be built at
Dubai-headquartered contractor Drake & Scull International (DSI) said it has won a contract worth Dh110 million ($30 million) for a district cooling plant at Lusail City in Qatar.
One of the most ambitious and ground-breaking
UAE's Tabreed is heading a consortium that has acquired a concession to provide district cooling services in Abu Dhabi worth 1.05 billion dirhams ($285.9 million), the firm said on Thursday.
The 30-year contract involves buyin
Emirates District Cooling, (Emicool), a leading district cooling service provider, has won the Gold Award for the ‘greatest number of buildings committed to district energy beyond North America’ at the International District Energy A
Dubai-listed National Central Cooling Company (Tabreed) on Tuesday said it had won a 6 billion dirhams ($1.63 billion) contract from the UAE armed forces to supply cooling services for 20 years.
The news boosted Tabreed's shar
District cooling firm Tabreed , partly owned by Abu Dhabi state fund Mubadala , posted a 22 percent increase in quarterly profit on Monday on the back of increase in its core chilled water business.
The Dubai-listed firm made a fi