Author: P&E Staff

In the presence of H.E. Eng. Saleh bin Nasser Al-Jasser, Minister of Transport and Logistics Services and Chairman of the Saudi Ports Authority, the National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) today laid the cornerstone for the establishment of a logistics center at Jeddah Islamic Port. The ceremony was also graced by Omar Hariri, President of the Saudi Ports Authority (Mawani) and Eng. Ahmed Ali Al-Subaey, CEO of Bahri. This state-of-the-art facility, which will cover a total area of 95,436 square meters, will be managed by Bahri Logistics. It will offer multiple storage options in temperature-controlled areas, handling services, and…

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LogiMAT 2024 will see the first showcasing of an extensive lineup of material handling products from Bobcat. The global rebranding and integration of Doosan Industrial Vehicle (DIV) under the Bobcat brand with its range of forklift trucks and warehouse equipment, will provide even more solutions to help Bobcat customers to accomplish more. From 1st January 2024, all of the company’s material handling equipment has been produced in the signature Bobcat colours – white and orange. The Bobcat brand is world famous for an extensive range of compact machines, which are used in construction, the agricultural sector, landscaping, demolition and many…

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Tenaris, a leading global steel pipe manufacturer and supplier, inaugurated its new Abu Dhabi industrial complex, Etihad Tubulars, with a 60 million USD investment. This industrial complex underscores the robustness of the company’s longstanding partnership with ADNOC and reaffirms its commitment to bolstering the Make it in the Emirates initiative. The newly established 200,000 square-meter industrial complex, situated in Abu Dhabi Industrial City (ICAD III) is set to foster new technical and administrative job opportunities for UAE Nationals.  It features an industrial training center, meticulously designed for ADNOC engineers, local talents, and partners to enhance their technical skills and knowledge.…

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Yanmar Compact Equipment rolls its first compact track loader production models, the TL100VS, off the line for the North American market. This expansion to Yanmar’s compact equipment offering is the culmination of four years of extensive research and development following the company’s acquisition of a U.S. manufacturing facility and engineering team focused on compact track loaders. The new line leverages Yanmar’s more than 100 years of industry expertise and reliability standards. The compact track loaders also signal Yanmar’s emergence as a comprehensive compact equipment solutions provider for its dealers, fleet customers and individual operators in the construction, utility and rental…

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Volvo Trucks South Africa has announced its top performing dealers of 2023. Mega Dealer of the Year honours went to Volvo Trucks & Buses Johannesburg, while the company’s Harrismith dealer claimed the top spot in the Medium Dealer of the Year category. Volvo Trucks & Buses Beaufort West was named the Small Dealer of the Year. Other award winners included the best dealer performances in uptime, measured against various KPIs, and their commitment and ability to quickly repair customers’ vehicles at breakdowns. In the Customer Satisfaction category, one of Volvo Trucks’ core values, the winners achieved the best combined overall…

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Renault Trucks has announced the construction of a new positive energy building at the heart of its Saint-Priest site in Lyon. It will span 46,000 m² and represent an investment of €132 million. The building, which is due to open in 2028, will accommodate the brand’s global distribution centre for spare parts. Renault Trucks has unveiled plans to build a new global spare parts distribution centre at its historic site in Saint-Priest, on the outskirts of Lyon, replacing older facilities. By investing a total of €132 million in the construction of this new state-of-the-art logistics platform, the French manufacturer and…

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MAN Engines is reorganizing its sales and after-sales network in (South) Korea. Since the beginning of 2024, a separate department of the local MAN Truck & Bus representative for the MAN Engines business unit has been responsible for the sales and service of MAN engines on site. MAN Truck & Bus has been represented in the Republic of Korea – headquartered in Seoul – since 2001 and currently has 33 sales and service stations for the Group’s own trucks and buses. As a result of the reorganization, engines for workboats as well as diesel and gas engines for generator sets…

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His Excellency Abdulla bin Touq Al Marri, Her Excellency Dr Amna Al Dahak, Her Excellency Mariam bint Mohammed Saeed Hareb Almheiri, and His Excellency Omar Al Suwaidi preside over inauguration ceremony Fully integrated battery recycling plant will contribute to the goals of the UAE Circular Economy Policy 2031 and Dubai Integrated Waste Management Strategy 2041 Dubatt Battery Recycling’s fully integrated battery recycling plant – the first of its kind in the UAE – has been formally inaugurated at Dubai Industrial City, part of TECOM Group PJSC, in the presence of His Excellency Abdulla bin Touq Al Marri, Cabinet Member and…

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TADANO Iraq Distributor Sardar Automotive & Machinery holds seminars in Baghdad and Basra to showcase products and services while strengthening customer relationships. TADANO and its dealers continue to partner in ways that reach customers with comprehensive information and solicit feedback for continuous customer service improvement. Cranes from TADANO recently became available again in Iraq through Authorized Distributor, as the company signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Sardar Automotive & Machinery to reintroduce the company’s cranes to the advancing Iraqi market. The dealer is a division of the well-known Sardar Group, which represents a wide portfolio of top-tier automotive and heavy machinery brands…

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Genie’s next generation TraX system has been redesigned to simplify maintenance while delivering the same “no compromises” performance customers have experienced from the market leading four-point track system. Genie TraX is available as a factory-installed option on four popular boom lifts — two with standard lifting capacity (Z-62/40 and S-80 J) and two with Xtra Capacity lifting capacity (S-45 XC, and S-65 XC). This new Genie system is the only tracks system in the industry that can be fitted to high-capacity machines. By allowing the XC machines to maintain their dual capacity, the new Genie TraX increases the flexibility of the lifts, because…

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