The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has confirmed that 20 South Korean companies will participate in the 21st Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (Wetex 2019), which will be held 21-23 October at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (Dicec).
The Korean Electric Power Company and Doosan will be among the South Korean firms particapting at the show and will display products in the fields of pressure control systems; water and sewage flow; industrial and agricultural water pipes; leakage control devices; thermal insulation technologies; eco-friendly water tanks, among others.
UAE and South Korea have strong bilateral relations in the areas of construction, transportation, oil, renewable energy, education and training, environment, communication, information technology, and aerospace.
Commenting on South Korea’s significant presence at Wetex, managing director and chief executive officer of Dewa, Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, said: “This enhances collaboration and widens investments in renewable energy and the environment. Wetex provides an important meeting point to exchange information and skills, optimise renewable energy in smart cities, research and development projects, the Internet of Things, Big Data, and unmanned aerial vehicle, among others.”