Engineering Smart Technology and Social Justice

EINAT GRATZIANI | November 7, 2019

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Smart technology is making its way into almost every aspect of our lives. Just about everyone has a smartphone and, in some homes, smart tech has been integrated everywhere from thermostats to personal home assistants. In addition to the devices like this that are making life a little easier to manage, some pieces of smart technology are being used to better the world as a whole.

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CCC (Underwater Engineering) S.A.L.

CCC (Underwater Engineering) S.A.L was established in 1976. Formed initially as a commercial diving company operating in the Persian Gulf, CCC(UE) has evolved since 2000 into an offshore construction company providing enhanced services covering worldwide operations. The company ethos has been to recognize client needs and determinedly develop quality products and services to fulfill these requirements.

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CCC (Underwater Engineering) S.A.L.

CCC (Underwater Engineering) S.A.L was established in 1976. Formed initially as a commercial diving company operating in the Persian Gulf, CCC(UE) has evolved since 2000 into an offshore construction company providing enhanced services covering worldwide operations. The company ethos has been to recognize client needs and determinedly develop quality products and services to fulfill these requirements.

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