On 13th -14th December 2017, Dubai Municipality organized the 5th International Conference for Sustainable Construction Materials, event was held at Raffles Hotel, Dubai. It was attended by Sreekumar V.P/AFICO Regional Manager GCC, our Technical Manager, Mr. George Rodrigues and our General Manager-Sales, Mr. Kishore Deotarase. Part of this conference was a tour of Expo 20-20 site, to give the attendees an insight into the scale of the activity going at the expo site.
6th -7th November, Future Manufacturing and Trade Summit 2017 was held in Jumeirah Emirates Towers Dubai, UAE. This 2 day event is a dedicated platform to discussed cutting-edge manufacturing technologies, future trends in manufacturing excellence and strategies to boost this sector’s role in economic development.
Unigulf Group hosted tech-talk by Bostik (Coatings/ Adhesives/Sealants) and AFICO (Fiberglass Insulation) on the importance of Underwriters Laboratories (UL). The event was held on 17th May 2017 at the Millenium Corniche Hotel, Abu Dhabi. This event emphasized what UL and Dubai Central Laboratory meant to the company. In addition, Dr. Kailash Chandra (Technical Consultant-AFICO) talked about most recent market trends in insulation industry. Dr. Kailash Chandra and Mr. Steve Leek chose the lucky winners for the raffle draws. The winners were Mr. Abdle Jabbar M.R, Project Manager- City Compass Electromechanical LLC and Mr. Ammar Zarour, Senior Project Engineer- Drake and Scull International LLC.
19th January – 1st February 2017, Unigulf Team: Mr. Kishore Deotarase our General Manager-Sales and Mr. George Rodrigues our Technical/Marketing Manager, along with DCL Auditors visited Bostik Limited located in United Kingdom. They conducted supplier audit as per ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System Standard.Samples were also taken for DCL Laboratory Testing. 4th - 15th December 2016, 4th Annual Quality Assurance for Sustainable Construction Materials Conference was organized by Dubai Central Laboratory-Dubai Municipality at Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel, Dubai. The focus of this conference was the role of quality building materials that achieve higher standards of sustainability and safety of builldings and infrastructure. Unigulf Team Mr. Shriram Date, Mr. George and Ms. Roseann attended the Conference. On the 1st day, Expert lecturers from GCC, USA, and Europe spoke at this event. Topics discussed were as follows: Session I: The role of the research and laborities in improving quality of products. Sesson II: Fire performance of cladding and thermal insulation Products Session III: On-Site applications and inspections of Sustainable Construction Materials.