Engineering Consultants in UAE Help Keep Patients at Home. Quality of healthcare facilities continues to rise.
With the UAE’s high demand for general and specialised medical services and historically reduced local supply, many expatriates and nationals previously sought treatment abroad in the U.S., Europe, and Southeast Asia with private providers and hospitals. However, the UAE’s steady focus on expansion and innovation in the healthcare sector is transforming the country from a medical care exporter to a medical tourism destination.Read More
President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has issued the landmark Federal Law No. 7 of 2017 for Tax Procedures, which sets the foundations for the planned UAE tax system, regulating the administration and collection of taxes and clearly defining the role of the Federal Tax Authority (FTA). The Federal National Council (FNC) approved the draft law in March this year and with the presidential approval to the tax law, the country now has a legal framework for taxation, implementation and administration.Read More
The updated UAE Fire and Life Safety Code was unveiled at the Intersec 2017 exhibition, held in Dubai this January. Awaited since the beginning of 2016, the new code was launched by Dubai Civil Defence (DCD) officials speaking at the Intersec Fire Safety Conference, being held on the exhibition's first day. Speaking at the event, Lt Taher Hassan Altaher, head of DCD's inspection and permitting section, said the 1,384-page code – 677 pages longer than its 2011 version – has been prepared based on international references and feedback from consultants, contractors, and local property developers.Read More
Please visit us at our stand and join us for the panel discussion on Tuesday 12 September, which will be moderated by Gary Walton. The expert panel will be discussing: How to ensure the building facility is future proof and of the highest quality.Read More
Gary Walton joined a panel of other firefighting experts to discuss the impact of the updated code on the design and technical specifications of a building, and if there was any change in the responsibilities and workings of MEP project stakeholders.Read More
MEP Magazine announce this years power list.Read More