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ACES News

7 Feb 2015
A site investigation seminar was delivered by Dr. Naeem Abdulhadi (Deputy Group CEO) for the Kurdistan Ministry of Electricity in Erbil-Kurdistan on 3 February 2015. The seminar was attended by senior engineers and officials from Erbil, Duhok and Sulaimani governorate as well as ACES Erbil senior staff.
26 Jan 2015
As a leading construction material laboratory in Qatar, ACES Doha endeavors to continuously expand its testing facilities and increase the number and scope of tests to cope with the fast growing construction industry in the country. In the past two years, ACES Doha introduced numerous new services in environmental/chemical testing, pile testing & instrumentation, asphalt and binder testing, membrane & geotextile testing as well as other miscellaneous tests. Some examples of the new facilities introduced recently includes large-scale shear box apparatus, optical omission spectrometer, rock fill tilt system, among others.
10 Dec 2014
ACES Dubai recently completed the geotechnical investigation for the prestigious project “ Blue Water Dubai” for Meeras Holding in Dubai, UAE. The scope of work included drilling of more than 90 boreholes of depths ranging between 35-80 meters using ACES Dubai latest drilling rigs’ facilities and 12 rigs to carry out the project which featured a demarcated warf retail, residential, hospitality and entertainment zones. The project was handled by ACES Dubai staff and drillers in the most professional manner to ensure high drilling efficiency, optimum productivity, top safety working conditions for the drillers and maximum client satisfaction.
26 Nov 2014
ACES Dubai successfully completed the prestigious project of the Jumeirah Open Beach for Meeras Holding in Dubai, UAE. The scope of work included drilling more than 60 boreholes with depths ranging from 25 to 30 meters from sea level using two “ Jacked-up” pontoons to determine the physical, chemical and mechanical properties of the foundations ground in order to provide the structural engineer with sufficient information for the design of most suitable and safe foundations. The project was handled by ACES Dubai staff and drillers in the most professional manner to ensure high drilling efficiency, optimum productivity, top safe working conditions for the drillers and maximum client satisfaction.
15 Nov 2014
Representatives from Oman Municipalities and other parts in Oman visited ACES corporate headquarters in Amman-Jordan on 23 October 2014. The representatives were accompanied by Eng. Mazen Al Jilani, expert in roads, bridges design & construction and construction material , to learn about ACES experience and discuss possible ways of cooperation with ACES in Oman. The representatives were welcomed by Dr. Izz Eddin Katkhuda, Partner & Director of ACES. During the visit, the representatives were given a short presentation on ACES history, range of services and facilities, major achievements and concluded and ongoing projects in ACES markets of operation including Muscat-Oman and watched a movie about ACES 30 Years in Business. The representatives also observed the following material tests in ACES Amman lab and briefed about the importance of each test : bituminous mixture tests including mold preparation, density ,stability and flow test; soil tests including liquid limit ,plastic limit, CBR; and Reinforcement testing.