SRTIP and Finland's Oulu University of Applied Sciences Partner to Explore the Potential of Implementing 3D Printing in Construction Across the Middle East

4 March 2018

Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park (SRTIP) and Finland’s Oulu University of Applied Sciences (OAMK) has partnered to explore the potential of 3D printing across the Middle East region’s rapidly thriving construction sector. The program is focused on R&D around developments in the field of 3D printing and robotics in construction, in addition to research regarding the local composites of materials utilized in 3D printing, which could be suitable to the region’s climate and compatible with the current line of structural printing devices.


The Beijing Genomics Institute (BGI) visits AUS Enterprises

1 March 2018

The Beijing Genomics Institute (BGI) visits AUS Enterprises for an introductory meeting at the American University of Sharjah today. The attendees of the meeting included the BJI founder, Dr. Jian Wang, Mr. Hamid Jafar, Chairman of Crescent Group, Majid Jafar, CEO of Crescent Petroleum, Hussain Al Mahmoudi, CEO of AUS Enterprises, Dr. Björn Kjerfve, Chancellor of AUS, Dr. Wei Zhao, Chief Research Officer At AUS and Dr. Ismahane Elouafi, Director General of the International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA).