Saudi Focus

Saudi-based Aluminium Products Company (Alupco), a market leader in the aluminium industry in the Middle East, has installed  a state-of-the-art thermal-break assembly line, which has boosted the portfolio of high-quality solutions it offers to customers.

Qanbar Ready Mix (QRM) has successfully completed the first major foundation pour on a Saudi Aramco project in Jazan Economic City (JEC). Utilising one of the company’s rapid deployment site operations, QRM was the first on-site readymix producer in JEC to be approved to supply this prestigious Aramco project.

Saudi-based Arnon Plastic Indus tries Company has recently launched production of thermal insulation panels made from polystyrene (PS) to meet the growing demand for insulation products in the regional market. These panels are produced using the extrusion process.

SNC-Lavalin, a leading engineering and construction group, has won two district cooling (DC) contracts in Saudi Arabia, with a combined value of approximately $71 million. These include a $30.

Khodari clinches hospital deal Saudi Arabian builder Abdullah Abdul Mohsin Al Khodari and Sons has signed a contract worth SR313.2 million ($83.5 million) with the Ministry of Health for the construction of a hospital in the kingdom. The company also signed a SR34.9-million ($9.

The Saudi construction industry has been growing from strength to strength with awarded contracts in 2014 having topped SR220.8 billion ($58.87 billion), said the National Commercial Bank (NCB) in its Quarterly Review of Contract Awards in the Construction Sector.

Genie SX-180 boom lift, one of the tallest models of its kind in the world, has made its debut in Saudi Arabia.

Leading engineering company Gammon Group has partnered with 42 international companies to develop a new industrial city in Jazan city. The company has been assigned to facilitate developing the industrial city and is now studying the proposals of several big companies and business tycoons, said the Saudi Gazette.