Bilco Middle East joins EIC as first GCC member company
08 July, 2019
The Energy Industries Council is pleased to recently welcome Bilco Middle East as its first ever Gulf Cooperation Country (GCC) member company.
The Gulf states of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar and Kuwait represent a considerable force in the global oil and gas sector.
Bilco Middle East is one of two leading manufacturers of passive fire protections in the UAE produced at their plant in the Hamriyah free zone. In addition, they provide solutions to prestige clients ranging from design, engineering, manufacturing and on-site services.
GCC membership is one of EIC’s new local membership categories, aimed at providing project and asset data, services and publications for key energy markets around the world.
Ryan McPherson, Regional Director, Middle East at EIC, commented: ‘We are delighted to welcome Bilco as our first GCC member in the region and look forward to working alongside them in the weeks and months ahead.
‘This new category of membership represents a new way to engage with EIC in the region, where we hope to see many more companies benefit from this approach.’
A spokesperson at Bilco Middle East, said: ‘We are excited to become a member of the EIC. It is a leading trade association which delivers high-value market intelligence to members through its online energy project database.
‘We look forward to collecting important market intelligence through EICDatastream. With the help of EIC membership, our company would also like to connect with key players and decision makers in the GCC market through the various networking opportunities on offer.’
EICDataStream is a world leading project tracking database developed and run by the EIC for its members. It includes details on over 8,750 global projects in all energy sectors – from oil and gas to power and renewables. Tracking the full lifecycle of projects – from feasibility to construction then completion and covering all sectors, DataStream is a valuable commercial tool enabling companies to grow their business.