In talks with Richard Cuddihy, General Manager

Atai FZC will be exhibiting its latest products at HVAC R Expo this November. We spoke to the General Manager, Richard Cuddihy; here's what he told us as he prepares to participate in the region's leading dedicated HVAC R Show.

Richard Cuddihy
Richard Cuddihy

What products will you be showcasing at the event?

We will be showcasing our SS Duct, Fire Rated Duct, Phenolic UL 181 insulated Duct, Fire Smoke Dampers and Silencers.

What value do these products bring to the region’s HVAC R industry?

All these products which are internationally approved and accredited can ensure that the Middle East region is fully up to date with international standards.

Are there challenges you are currently facing in the HVAC industry? What are the latest solutions to overcome them?

One of the major challenges we face is timely payment, and improved industry regulations is the only solution that can help to combat this.

Is there something you are really looking forward to in the pipeline?

We are really looking forward to Expo 2020 to see if it affects our Industry in any way.

How will it benefit customers to see you at the event?

Customers get added confidence in our company and know we are still a strong and vibrant supplier in the marketplace with our presence at the event.

What was the best part about your time at the event last year?

It is always a great event and one gains knowledge each year from the co-exhibitors and customers.

Why did you choose to participate again for the event this year?

We as a company feel that this event highlights our presence in the market place and it is a great marketing tool.

About Atai FZC -

Atai is a quality assured ISO 9001:2000 registered company since 1995, we pride ourselves on our levels of service in all areas of our business and the quality of our products.

Atai hold long standing accreditations and relationships with SMACNA, AMCA and LPCB, along with UL product approvals.

Meet with Atai FZC at HVAC R Expo - Location: Za'abeel Hall 6 Stand Z6 B30

About The Big 5

The Big 5 is the construction event providing leading-edge innovation, knowledge, and business opportunities for industry players around the world to connect, grow, and succeed.

Taking place annually in Dubai since 1979, the event has launched hundreds of thousands of products boosting the expansion of emerging markets. It has facilitated partnerships, advanced knowledge and industry best practices, while serving as the gateway for international companies to access the Middle East, Africa and South Asia regions.

The Big 5 covers the full construction cycle; not only does it showcase products across dedicated sectors, it also runs alongside nine specialised events enabling industry professionals to source building solutions from around the globe for every stage of the construction projects: The Big 5 Heavy, Middle East Concrete, Windows, Doors & Facades Event, Gulf Glass, HVAC R Expo, The Big 5 Solar, Middle East Stone, the Urban Design & Landscape Expo, and FM Expo.

The event includes high-level summits, practical seminars, CPD-certified workshops, and The Big 5 Impact Awards to foster collaboration, support best practices, and provide effective solutions to today’s industry challenges.

The Big 5 is organised by dmg events and is free to attend for all pre-registered visitors. 


To know more, visit www.thebig5.ae

About dmg events

dmg events is a leading organiser of face-to-face events and a publisher of trade magazines.

We aim to keep businesses informed and connect them with relevant communities to create vibrant marketplaces and to accelerate their business through face-to-face events.

dmg events organises more than 80 events across 25 countries, attracting over 425,000 attendees and delegates every year. The company’s portfolio of products includes many industry-leading events in the energy, construction, hospitality & design, coatings and transportation sectors. ADIPEC, The Big 5, Gastech, EGYPS, The Hotel Show and INDEX are the company’s flagship events. For more information visit www.dmgevents.com.

About DMGT

DMGT manages a portfolio of companies that provide businesses and consumers with compelling information, analysis, insight, events, news and entertainment. The Group takes a long-term approach to investment and has market-leading positions in consumer media, insurance risk, property information, education technology, energy information and events & exhibitions. In total, DMGT generates revenues of around £1 billion.