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Sustainable Farming

EnglishArabic Free Water for Sustainable Farming Includes guaranteed buy back of produce and scientific farming advise to farmers 21/03/2017 Utico the largest Private Utility in the Middle East on “ World Happiness Day” has announced a program for Farmers to address their water supply issues and to increase their production….

Utico secures US$ 400 million Investment Deal with Majis

Utico today announced signing an investment agreement with Majis Industrial Services, a Government of Oman owned entity with an investment deal value of $400 million. The deal makes Utico the first large water player to have four Sovereign investors as its shareholders. Stating the details of the investment at a…

Utico unveils innovative $100m Rooftop Solar programme

Utico today unveiled a path-breaking solar investment programme, SolarFree, for homeowners and announced an investment outlay of over $100 million for the project. The innovative scheme will help revolutionize the home rooftop solar power generation market which has been picking up in Dubai following the launch of the landmark Shams…

Distinction Award as Global Desalination company of the Year 2017

Utico has received the Distinction award as Global Desalination Company of the Year 2017. This award is for companies, who made the biggest mark Worldwide in the Desalination sector through innovation and contribution for 2016-2017.The nominees for this award were selected by an international independent Jury of Eminent peers from…

Utico commissions Dhs 75mn RAK water pipeline

Utico has unveiled a 55km pipeline to provide uninterrupted water supply to the Al Ghail district of Ras Al Khaimah in the UAE. Building the pipeline, at a total cost of AED 75mn ($20.4mn), was a challenging engineering feat due to the difficult terrain and the huge cost and challenge…

RAK to build first green water desalination plant worth Dhs719m

DUBAI: Utico Middle East, GCC’s private utility and solutions provider, and Spanish energy firm Grupo Cobra have announced the first private joint venture in the Middle East to build a US$195.7mn water desalination plant in Ras Al Khaimah The JV,  Al Hamra water Company, is 60 per cent owned by Utico…

Utico sponsors EPDA hosted Global Warming & Food Security conference

Utico FZC participated as Gold Sponsor at the 3rd International Conference on Global Warming: Food Security which aims to deliver state-of-the-art analysis, inspiring visions and innovative research methods arising from interdisciplinary research. Utico as a utility company is committed towards sustainable, renewable energy sources and implementations which are ecology and…

Utico FZC Strategic Sponsors at WETEX 2015

Utico FZC as part of Ghantoot Group participated as Strategic Sponsors at the just concluded 17th Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX 2015) held from 21 to 23 April, 2015 under the theme ‘At the forefront of sustainability’ at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. Formed under the…

Utico participates in the WEX Global Conference in Istanbul

During the recent WEX (Water Energy Exchange) Conference in Istanbul, Turkey during February 23-25, our EVC & MD,    Mr Richard Menezes, was invited to chair a session on The Middle East Business Development Forum and also present a paper on his views covering the following topics: Changes and developments…