Dubai, UAE: The Government Business Department of Kanoo Machinery participated in the annual ‘Clean Up The World’, a community-based, environmental campaign that inspires and empowers communities around the globe to clean up, fix up and conserve their environment. The voluntary initiative was recently held at Al Mamzar Beach, in association with the Dubai Municipality.
The Dubai Municipality's patronage of the annual campaign signifies its strong commitment in creating awareness within the community at protecting the environment, by supporting, encouraging and recognizing all participants, with a clear Vision: “We strive to mobilize the largest voluntary drive in the emirate to make Dubai the most beautiful and cleanest city.”
This initiative brings together businesses, community groups, schools, governments and individuals in a range of activities and programs that positively improve local environments.
The event was graced by H.E. Eng. Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality. Members of The Kanoo Group Management, Mr. Bob Curtis (CEO – UAE & Oman) and Mr. Fahad Kanoo (Executive Director-UAE), also attended the volunteer work to support the green campaign.
Mr. Mohammad Al Hashimi, Mr. Abdul Tausif, and Mr. Khalid Abdul Hussain Ali from the Government Business Department, under the leadership of Mr. Kannan Chandrasekaran (Divisional Manager, Sales – UAE) organized Kanoo Machinery’s active participation in the environmental action that promotes safety of the environment and community.
Participants from Kanoo Machinery presented their range of environmentally controlled green machines from leading brand, Tennant. The machines which meet the requirements for environmental protection, were displayed at the Kanoo Machinery stand during the event. H.E. Eng. Hussain Nasser Lootah also visited the displays which were later used during the clean-up drive.
About Kanoo Machinery
Kanoo Machinery is a member of The Kanoo Group, one of the largest family-owned conglomerates in the Middle East established in 1890. Since mid-1960s, Kanoo Machinery represents a wide range of leading international equipment brands/manufacturers within such areas as maintenance and construction, earth-moving machinery, cranes and material handling, power generation, marine power, airport equipment, welding supplies, safety and testing services, specialised equipment and services, agricultural equipment, industrial and automotive diesel engines and parts and workshop support services.
Kanoo Machinery has gained a considerable reputation as an expert solutions provider through its personalised service and dependability in delivering first-class machinery and equipment along with its associated support services to both Government and Private sector customers. The world-class products offered by Kanoo Machinery are backed by a strong and efficient after sales network of workshops, replacement parts and mobile service facilities throughout the Gulf and the Arabian Peninsula. Part of Kanoo Machinery, KANRENT has also been providing different equipment for short and long-term hire including lease.
About The Kanoo Group
‘The Kanoo Group’ is one of the largest, independent, family-owned groups of companies in the Gulf region established in 1890. It has diversified business industries in shipping, travel, machinery, engineering, logistics, property, oil & gas, power, industrial chemicals, training, joint ventures, retail and commercial activities, among others, and operates extensively throughout Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Yemen and Qatar.
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Michelle Laylo Verzola
The Kanoo Group