MANAMA: The sixth edition of the Arabian Mechanical Electrical Plumbing Exhibition opened yesterday.
Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning Minister Essam Khalaf inaugurated the expo at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Conference Centre.
The minister toured the expo which has attracted more than 100 exhibitors from Bahrain, the region and the world, showcasing next generation technologies in mechanical, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, insulation, refrigeration, automation, water and energy.
The minister stressed the importance of the exhibition which displays renewable energy products that reduce consumption and environmental pollution, particularly solar panels which are used to generate electricity.
He underlined Bahrain’s strides in the construction and urbanisation and infrastructure sector, which attracts investors due to its strategic location, deregulated economy and streamlined measures. The ministry is showcasing the 12 services which are available on its website www.works.gov.bh or the e-Government portal bahrain.bh.