Saudi industrial services provider Expertise Contracting Company, which has more than two decades of presence in the industry, has awarded a contract for 82 cranes to global crane manufacturer Tadano Demag. It is one of the biggest crane contracts in Saudi Arabia and is the largest for Tadano Demag in the last 15 years, marking a significant addition to its growing list of fleet partnerships.
Expertise has a strong presence in the oil and gas industry, with a wide range of long-term contracts with industry giants such as Saudi Aramco, SABIC, Aramco JVs and more. The company is well respected in the sector with strong service and maintenance, as well as high residual values of its assets.
With experience in green and brown field projects, the company achieved more than SR1 billion ($275 million) in revenue last year. Headquartered in Jubail, one of the largest industrial cities of the world, Expertise’s state-of-the-art facility is spread across an area of more than 350,000 square meters.
A major player in the Kingdom, Expertise delivers reliable industrial solutions to a wide range of industries including petrochemical, oil and gas, power generation, steel, cement, fertilizers, water treatment plants and other manufacturing segments. The company’s diversified solutions include plant maintenance and turnaround services, heavy equipment rental, project support division and 10 other business units.
Expertise contributes substantially to fueling the growth of the industrial sector by participating in major shutdowns and turnarounds through the provision of services such as formation and maintenance of plants, design and installation, heavy equipment rental, electrical, mechanical, electromechanical, engineering services and other specialized services to satisfy the ever-growing customer needs.
“This collaboration allows us to bring new equipment rental offerings to more customers, while expanding our efforts with an excellent partner. We are working hard to support our customers for lifting and rigging activities, and we are thrilled to bring them the high-quality products and outstanding service experience we know Tadano offers,” Mohammed Ashif, president and CEO of Expertise Contracting Company.
Tadano has already started the manufacturing of the 82 units, which include 50-, 100-, 200- and 500-ton cranes, bolstering Expertise’s crane offerings to accommodate diverse customer needs. The company is providing Expertise with an all-inclusive customer service experience, from customizable options to after-sales support.