Raimondi cranes in action for Qatari mega project

Raimondi Middle East deployed 10 topless tower cranes for the construction of one of Qatar’s most awaited residential developments: The Seef.  “Currently, we have nine Raimondi cranes operating onsite, as one MRT159 was dismantled in June,” said Wael Hasan, Commercial Director, Raimondi Middle East. “Five cranes, one MRT294, one MRT223, one MRT189, and two MRT144s, …

Bolloré Logistics appoints new Country Manager for Qatar

Bolloré Logistics has announced the appointment of Rashika Vijayakumar as Country Manager of Bolloré Logistics Qatar, replacing Ken Hacquoil-Smith. With over 12 years experience in the logistics sector, Rashika has worked at GWC, Panalpina & GAC. She joined Bolloré Logistics in 2019 as Head of Operations for Qatar before being promoted to Country Manager in May 2021. …

Gaussin announces new order from Qatar Airways Cargo

Gaussin has announced an order placed by Qatar Airways Cargo for 6 AMDT FULL ELEC (Automotive MultiDirectional Transporter) with a preferential right for 50 additional units. Specifically designed for use in Middle East weather conditions, the AMDT is powered by lithium metal polymer batteries capable of operating in high temperatures. Its equipment includes integrated weigh …

93 Genie units for Middle East

Middle East-based equipment rental and service provider, Hertz Dayim, has placed an order for 93 Genie units, featuring a mix of the brand’s new generation, hybrid, electric and diesel-powered telescopic and articulating boom lifts, scissor lifts and vertical masts. Chris Brocklehurst, Country Director - Kuwait, Hertz Dayim says: “Backed by our research on customer requirements …

Engie acquires all shares of Cofely BESIX Facility Management

The Engie Group, active in the energy sector, has acquired all shares of Cofely BESIX Facility Management (CBFM), a leading provider of customer solutions and energy services in the Middle East. With nearly 2,000 employees in the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Oman, the CBFM, created in 2008 through a partnership between Engie and the …