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Construction & Heavy Machinery

Zahid Tractor & Heavy Machinery Co. Ltd.

Established in 1967 Zahid Tractor & Heavy Machinery Co. Ltd is the leading provider of construction machinery and commercial vehicles in Saudi Arabia. In addition to representing quality products from world-renowned brands, the company is known for its professional level of support and dedicated after-sales service. Through a nationwide network of branches, a Remote Support team, and on-site support provided by Field Service Engineers, Zahid Tractor ensures close proximity to customers, no matter their location. Additionally, with a state-of-the-art Service Information System, the company offers 24/7 emergency parts service.

Zahid Tractor’s Construction Machinery Division manages one of the largest Caterpillar dealerships in the world offering the entire Cat product line, and also represents other leading global brands such as Challenger, JLG, Rammer, Svetruck and Terex.

With its own Scheduled Oil Sampling Lab, Zahid Tractor provides comprehensive fluid analysis to keep equipment operating at peak efficiency. Using advanced technology, the SOS Lab monitors wear metals, contamination, oil condition and oil cleanliness for all types of equipment and brands. Zahid Tractor is proud to be one of the largest fluid analysis service providers in the Middle East, serving Saudi Arabia, GCC and neighboring Arab countries.

Zahid Tractor is one of the few companies in the region that is ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified, proving its ability to deliver services reliably, safely and environmentally friendly. The company provides 6 Sigma training, offering Green Belt, Black Belt and Master Black Belt courses with its own Master Black Belt experts.

EJAR

Machinery Rental Alternative Co. Ltd., (eJAR) was founded in 2015 to provide customers with exceptional short and medium term rental solutions. With an array of products including air compressors, generator sets, trucks, lift trucks, cranes and welding machines, EJAR offers affordable, turnkey solutions for everyday rental needs. The company is proud to represent leading international brands such as Caterpillar, JLG, Miller Electric, Renault and Volvo. In addition, eJAR offers light equipment for sale through its Cat Rental Store.

Building on the experience and extensive network of Zahid Tractor, eJAR has knowledgeable rental specialists available throughout the Kingdom, providing the same level of exceptional service Zahid is known for.

TAMGO

Founded in 1991, TAMGO provides high-quality machinery and equipment to Saudi Arabia and surrounding countries. Specializing in power solutions, as well as industrial and construction equipment, customers count on the reliability of TAMGO’s leading industrial and commercial brands, which include FG Wilson, SEM, MOSA, Mustang, Peerless, Ingersoll Rand, Doosan and Kubota.

TAMGO products and services are utilized in various industries including construction, manufacturing, shipping, oil and gas, and transportation. The company operates in all major cities and small towns of the Kingdom, which are equipped with spare-parts warehouses and high-end service and maintenance workshops supported by highly trained specialists.

Commercial Vehicles

Arabian Vehicles & Trucks Industry Co., Ltd

Arabian Vehicles & Trucks Industry Co., Ltd (AVI) locally assembles and sells Volvo and Renault trucks in the Kingdom. Formed in 1998 as a joint venture with Volvo Truck Corporation, AVI has since increased its annual production capacity from 600 units in 1999 to close to 3,000 units before closing this plant in 2015, when to fulfill growing demands, a state-of-the-art, 55,000 square meter facility was built in King Abdullah Economic City, one of the first in the world to assemble both Volvo and Renault trucks on the same production line, with a designed capacity of 7,000 trucks per year in a single shift.

Adhering to its motto, ‘Swedish Expertise, Saudi Hands,’ AVI develops local talent by hiring, training and educating the Saudi youth for employment in its factories.  AVI follows the highest international standards and became ISO 9002 certified in 2000 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certified in 2010.

Energy & Utilities

Altaaqa Alternative Solutions

Altaaqa Alternative Solutions is Saudi Arabia’s leading provider of total utility solutions, executing tailored and turnkey projects for power, water and cooling through several strategically located branches across the Kingdom. With a fleet generating more than 1.5 gigawatts power capacity in operating assets, Altaaqa is the largest provider of temporary energy solutions in Saudi Arabia and the largest owner of Caterpillar rental generators in the world.

In 2014, Altaaqa completed a record-breaking 95 MW temporary power station in just 2 days in Al-Kharj, which won two awards, including the prestigious ‘Power Project of the Year’ at the 2015 Middle East Electricity (MEE) Awards. This project also garnered multiple award nominations including ‘Overall GCC Project of the Year’ and ‘Specialist Contractor of the Year’ at the MEP Middle East Awards 2014, and ‘Construction Project of the Year’ at the 2015 Platts Global Energy Awards.

Altaaqa was established in 2004 as a subsidiary of Zahid Group, and extended the Group’s business to the energy and utilities sector. Using state-of-the-industry utility solutions, Altaaqa orchestrates meeting the power, water and cooling demands of the country, through its state-of-the-industry, one-stop-shop concept.

Altaaqa Global

Following the success of Altaaqa Alternative Solutions in Saudi Arabia, Zahid Group turned its attention to international markets by establishing Altaaqa Global in 2012 after entering into a global power projects (GPP) agreement with Caterpillar Inc. As a GPP partner, Altaaqa Global provides multi-megawatt power solutions around the world, supported by partnerships within the worldwide CAT dealer network. The company owns, mobilizes, installs and operates efficient temporary independent power plants (IPP) at customer sites, focusing on the emerging markets of Sub-Sahara Africa, Central Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, Latin America, South East Asia, the Middle East and North Africa. Offering power rental equipment that will operate with different types of fuel such as diesel, natural gas or dual-fuel, Altaaqa Global is positioned to rapidly deploy and provide temporary power plant solutions, delivering electricity whenever and wherever it may be needed.

Altaaqa Global has received much recognition since its establishment. In 2014, the company won ‘Power Project of the Year’ at the Middle East Electricity (MEE) Awards for its power plant project in Aden, Yemen, where they built a 54 MW temporary power plant in just 23 days. Additionally, the company was nominated for a number of other prestigious awards, including the “Energy Excellence” award at the Energy Institute in London and the Premier Project Award for both construction and engineering at the Platts Global Energy Awards.

Omas

Complementing the business of Altaaqa Alternative Solutions, Operations & Maintenance Alternative Solutions (OMAS) was founded in 2015, providing operation and maintenance services to clients in the electrical and mechanical fields.

The company specializes in the design, installation, operation and maintenance of mechanical and electrical systems, installation, operation and maintenance of mobile turbines, procurement services and electromechanical consultancy services, as well as of electrical, desalination and cooling facilities.

Combined with its vast market knowledge and extensive industry experience, OMAS is fully equipped to mobilize teams of any size to any location in Saudi Arabia, helping businesses focus on their core activities while delivering an unmatched level of service.

As a good citizen, we are committed to our people, to safety and to the environment. By developing the technical capabilities of Saudi men and women, (including persons with disability), the company boasts a diverse and qualified workforce.

Zahid Industries

Zahid Industries specializes in generator sets assembly, metal fabrication, and the manufacturing of enclosures built to customers’ specific requirements using local materials and supporting national industry. The company also manufactures complimentary products such as sound attenuated units, mufflers, fuel tanks and steel support bases.

Since ZI was established in Yanbu in 1990, the company has focused on developing a workforce composed largely of the indigenous population, hiring locals from the surrounding villages. All employees receive extensive training at the Zahid Learning Institute with programs aimed at enhancing technical, administrative and managerial skills. The training is done in full cooperation with the Government-owned Technical and Vocational Training Corporation (TVTC) and in partnership with the Industrial College of Yanbu, Ministry of Labor Colleges of Excellence, and other technical institutes locally, regionally and internationally.

ZI follows a rigorous policy towards health, safety and environmental protection. The facility implements global manufacturing processes and safety standards that led to ISO 9000 certification in 1995 and recertification to ISO 9001:2008.

Building Material

Global Gypsum Company Ltd. (3G)

Global Gypsum Company Ltd (3G) is a producer of high-quality, value-added plasters and gypsum powders, serving the construction and industrial sectors in Saudi Arabia and neighboring countries. With an annual capacity to manufacture 300,000 tons of plaster, its state-of-the-art facility employs strong safety standards and a proactive policy towards protecting the environment. As such, 3G is recognized as a model company in caring for the community and the environment by the Royal Commission in Yanbu.

Founded in 2005, 3G is a joint venture between LafargeHolcim (previously known as Lafarge Gypsum International), the world’s largest manufacturer of building materials, and a group of prominent Saudi investors, among them Zahid Group Holding, Amr Khashoggi Trading Group, El-Maimani Group, Khaled Juffali Group and Rolaco.

Total Facilities Management

OCS Arabia

OCS Arabia delivers the highest level of total facilities management solutions, benchmarked against international standards, to clients across the Kingdom. Formed in 2014, OCS Arabia is a joint venture between Zahid Group and OCS Group, a United Kingdom based, leading total facilities management provider. Present in over 50 countries with the support of over 90,000 employees, OCS Group offers more than 80 services across a diverse range of sectors including aviation, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, education, manufacturing, retail, utilities and hospitality. OCS’ clients include leading international airports, best in class hospitals, state-of-the-art factories, and prestigious sporting venues.

Hospitality

Hospitality Ventures, LLC

Hospitality Ventures LLC a Zahid Group company that is a leader in the field of hospitality. Its sister company, Ant Ventures Holding, Headquartered in Beirut, Lebanon, owns, manages and operates several concepts including Casper & Gambini’s, Eatalian, Falafel & More, Bab Idris, and From The Tree.

Hospitality Ventures aims to implement a Kingdom-wide rollout plan of the various concepts in conformity with the highest standards of excellence. The combined focus on quality, management and industry leadership of both partners sets the foundation for a world-class operation within the food & beverage sector in Saudi Arabia.

Hospitality Ventures strives to attract, train and develop Saudi youth, encouraging local talent to grow within the highest standards of quality and professionalism.

Ant Ventures Worldwide

Ant Ventures is a rapidly expanding Lebanon based holding that develops, nurtures and franchises hospitality along with food and beverage brands across the world. The group’s growth is based on its commitment to the highest standards of quality; at the heart of all ventures is a dedication to discipline, teamwork and operational efficiency.

Financial Services

AJIL Financial Services Company

AJIL Financial Services Company is Saudi Arabia’s premier provider of lease finance products, specializing in the financing of capital expenditures.

The company was established in 1996 in partnership with Riyad Bank, Mitsubishi Corporation, Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance Co., Al-Yemni Motor Company, Al Wasilah Rent A Car Co. Ltd. and Khaled Ahmed Al-Juffali Co. Ltd.

AJIL operates as an independent leasing company licensed by the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA). In 2014, AJIL was recognized for the ‘Most Innovative Financial Solutions Team in Saudi Arabia”, due to its experienced group of managers who work closely with clients to fully understand their business operations.

Oil & Gas

Saudi Total Petroleum Products

Formed in 2007, Saudi Total Petroleum Products (Saudi Total) is a joint venture between Zahid Group and Total, the world’s fifth-ranked international oil and gas company.

Saudi Total manufactures and markets a wide range of lubricants and specialty products for the automotive, industrial and marine industries. After experiencing exponential growth in the country, Saudi Total opened its own state-of-the-art blending plant in King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) in 2013, a 50,000 square meter facility with an annual production capacity of 42,000 metric tons in a single shift. Saudi Total plans to quadruple its capacity over the next few years to meet the rapidly growing needs of the local and regional markets.

Saudi Total continues to expand within the oil and gas industry, launching new products and services in line with Total’s environmental and safety standards.

Total Morocco

In 2014, Zahid Group became a substantial shareholder in Total’s Marketing and Services affiliate, Total Maroc, acquiring a 30% stake.

Active in Morocco for more than 80 years, Total Maroc is a major operator across the petroleum products market, including service stations, industry, lubricants, aviation fuel, LPG and logistics. The company has steadily supported the country’s economic development from the outset through substantial capital spending programs. Today Total Maroc commercializes around one million metric tons of energy products annually and has more than 270 service stations throughout the country, including eight on highways. The third-biggest retailer of petroleum products and services in Morocco, it has an estimated market share of 11%, or a third of Morocco’s oil distribution.

Real Estate

Arabian Homes

Arabian Homes is an upscale and bespoke residential community offering premium rental accommodations in the cities of Jeddah, Riyadh and Yanbu.

Designed to suit any lifestyle and size of family, the villages are carefully planned to ensure that residents enjoy a unique lifestyle with access to a variety of sports and leisure facilities, including swimming pools, tennis courts and children’s playgrounds. These home-away-from-home villages also offer a wide range of other facilities including supermarkets, restaurants, hair and beauty salons, dry cleaners, gift shops, dental and medical clinics, travel agencies and libraries.

Transportation & Logistics

United International Transportation Co. (Budget Saudi)

Established in 1978, United International Transportation Co. (Budget Saudi) is the largest car rental company in Saudi Arabia, with 100 rental offices throughout the country.

Supported by a world-class fleet of over 29,000 vehicles, the company offers a wide range of services such as Short Term Car Rental, Pre-owned Car Sales, Hajj and Umrah Services, Premier Limousine Services, Lodge and Drive, Cross Border, and Corporate Leasing. The company also offers operating leases for commercial, passenger, SUV, MUV, semi luxury, and luxury vehicles.

In recognition of the company’s focus on quality initiatives and standards for delivering world-class services, Budget Saudi was awarded the ISO Certification 9001 – 2000 and is thus the only such certified car rental company in Saudi Arabia. Additionally, the company has received many prestigious awards including the coveted 2006 MENA Silver Award, 2007 MENA Gold Award, and 2008 MENA Platinum Award for “Outstanding Achievement as Best International Car Rental Brand” in the Middle East and North Africa.

CIMC Arabia

CIMC Arabia was formed in 2014 as a joint venture between Zahid Tractor and CIMC Vehicles Group, a leading manufacturer of superstructures and a member of China International Marine Containers (Group) Co., Ltd., the largest container-manufacturing group in the world.

Located in King Abdullah Economic City, CIMC Arabia fulfills the growing need for trailer superstructures in the Kingdom, offering high quality products and professional services. By locally assembling tipper trailers, aluminum tankers, fuel tankers, cement bulkers, rigid tippers and flat bed trailers, the company diligently pursues the creation of jobs, as well as recruiting, training and retaining national talent.

With the leadership and industry knowledge of both partners, CIMC Arabia is positioned to meet the needs of the Saudi market, providing a vast range of high-quality products and exceptional after-sales service.

Wared Logistics

Formed in 2009, Wared Logistics provides comprehensive and advanced logistical solutions serving the Middle East and North Africa region. The company possesses a full-service transportation network, container importation and brokerage operation, and Logistics Hubs in key distribution centers within MENA, each consisting of warehouses, container storage yards, tractor/trailer yards, and maintenance facilities. Services include freight forwarding, full truckload, specialized truckload, less-than truckload, warehousing, and cold chain transportation.

Wared Logistics is planning a major hub in King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) to provide exclusive logistics services for KAEC companies, employees and residents. Through this hub, it is strategically linking its customers by sea, rail, land and air.

Global Brands

CAT

Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel, natural gas engines, and industrial gas turbines. Since 1950, the Caterpillar and Zahid partnership has been supporting major contractors who were and continue on building Saudi Arabia’s infrastructure and driving positive, sustainable economic prosperity throughout the Kingdom.

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Cat Certified Used

Each of our Cat machines is dealer inspected and serviced to strict Caterpillar standards. An inspection of up to 140 points covers the entire machine – from engine, hydraulics, tires/tracks, transmission and electrical systems, to the finer areas in the operator’s station and general appearance. Our machines are serviced using original Cat parts, fluids and filters. Additionally, highly skilled professionals perform maintenance and repair, ensuring satisfying end-results for our customers.

Guaranteed ‘Work Ready’ Condition 

Our Cat Certified Used machines meet a set of standards focused on guaranteeing excellent performance:

  • Most recent maintenance complete
  • Operating & Maintenance manual included
  • Minimum 50% undercarriage and tire life remaining
  • ‘Near new’ machine appearance
  • Scheduled Oil Sampling complete
  • Ground engaging tool (GET) in ‘near new’ condition

Power Systems

We offer Cat generators and power solutions, facilitating the successful development of cities, roads, ports, airports and infrastructure. 

We provide high-speed generators with 100kW to 2.2MW, and can also design, build, maintain and operate Medium Speed Reciprocating Engine Power Plants that provide between 1MW to 10.5MW, catering to the vast range of our customers’ needs. 

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PM Cranes

Since 2013, Zahid Tractor CVD has been distributing truck mounted articulated cranes by the leading Italian manufacturer PM Group SPA. PM Group has over 50 years experience in manufacturing truck mounted cranes and is an internationally recognized acheterdufrance.com brand with significant market share in Europe and abroad. PM cranes are sold in over 100 countries and cover all load handling requirements, with a vertical outreach of up to 50 meters.

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The current product range includes over 50 crane series with over 350 possible configurations. Meeting the most stringent quality standards, PM cranes have maintained their reliability and value over time.

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Sunwin

Established in 2000, Shanghai Sunwin Bus Corporation (SUNWIN) is a joint venture invested by SAIC Motor Co., Ltd. (SAIC Motor), Volvo (China) Investment Corp. (VIC) and Volvo Bus Corp. (VBC). Based in Guangzhong, Shanghai, China, Sunwin employs over 1,200 individuals and has a plant area of 140,000 square meters.

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The company’s annual production capacity is 2,500 city and commuter buses, and 500 chassis. With a strong focus on quality, safety and environmental care, Sunwin buses thrive in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as many are used for tourist, pilgrim and labor transportation.

Customer satisfaction guides the company’s daily operations, which is evident in their superior bus manufacturing

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Bab Idris

A tribute to Lebanese culture & heritage: Casual-modern restaurant that prides itself with excellence in the preparation of food, presentation and quality of service.

Eatalian

A casual dining experience that offers an Italian atmosphere, from the generous cuisine prepared with the highest quality ingredients to the warm, trendy & stimulating setting.

Silver Spoon

Full-service catering with an elegance & style that will make any event unique. From corporate events to social occasions & weddings, Silverspoon exceeds its clients’ expectations