Emaar, The Economic City (Emaar E.C.), the Tadawul-listed company developing King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC), hosted a delegation in KAEC from Rolls-Royce (RR), one of largest aircraft engine manufacturing companies in the world. Rolls Royce is currently studying the feasibility to establish an R&D facility as the precursor for a full production plant at KAEC's Industrial Valley.
RR's Director of Global Corporate Development, Mr. Mayles Kodri, and its Managing Director Mr. Paul Rawsen attended a detailed presentation of KAEC's investment opportunities at the Industrial Valley.
As part of the ongoing collaboration and strategic cooperation between KAEC and King Abdullah University for Science and Technology (KAUST), the RR delegation continued their tour to KAUST to discuss collaboration with the university-based research teams .