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Al Tasnim Cement expands its portfolio with state-of-the-art factory in Duqm

Al Tasnim’s Cement Products Division has started its operations with an avant-garde facility in Duqm. Strategically located in the Al-Wusta Governorate, Duqm is slated to be Oman’s next industrial centre. Spreading over 2,000sq.km in the area and boasting a strong coastline of 70km along the Arabian Sea, the Duqm Special Economic Zone will be one of the largest developments of its kind in the Middle East and North Africa.

Al Tasnim Cement Products is a pioneer in exploring new means of technological advancements for producing durable ready-mix concrete. Al Tasnim Group has set up 4 state-of-the-art facilities for ready mix concrete in Duqm region spreading over 35,000 sq. m and with an installed capacity of 425 m3/hr, 3 commercial batching plants in Duqm and 1 onsite batching plant in RasMarkaz. The plants are both ISO 9001:2015 Certified and National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NMRCA) Certified, having a robust HSE Management System in place. The "Jewel in the Crown" is the possession of quarry at Duqm for requirements of Crusher Materials (aggregates) used for the production of concrete. This not only ensures adequate but also a single source of materials, adding to the standardisation of quality.

The Duqm Governorate is currently looking at developing its infrastructure with a series of projects is already underway. Some of the key projects in the governate include a new international airport, a dry dock/quay, 5-Star hotels and dual carriage roads. In addition to these, some other key projects currently under execution include residential and tourism projects along with a fishery harbour.

Speaking to, Pankaj Zaveri, Director at Al Tasnim Cements Products, said, “Al Tasnim Group the leading supplier of Ready Mixed Concrete in the Sultanate of Oman is supporting the vision of Duqm Governorate to develop its infrastructure and improve the business environment through its investments in the region. We are currently working on some of the most prestigious projects in Duqm like RasMarkaz Crude Oil Park, the Duqm Refinery & Petrochemical Complex, Liquid Bulk Berths Terminal Project, Sino-Oman Industrial City and Integrated Water & Power Plant Duqm among others.”

Ready Mix Concrete produced by Al Tasnim Cement Products is a commodity that is high in demand and plays a major role in the rapidly expanding country. With its premium range of high-performance products suitable for a wide range of projects including residential, commercial and other infrastructural development, the Division truly upholds its principle of consistently delivering stellar quality products and services. The team strives to set higher benchmarks in the industry to meet up with international standards.

Speaking on the occasion, Dr Raja Garigapati, Director (QA/QC) Al Tasnim Cement products & Services said, “With our policy of zero tolerance to defects, our customers can expect consistent quality concrete complying with stringent specification requirements of durability with the assurance of unbreakable strength of the Al Tasnim’s brand promise.”

The cement products and ready mix concrete industry in the Gulf has been witnessing steady growth as the demand continues to rise across the region, driven by massive construction projects particularly in the building, infrastructure and marine sectors.

Source Link: timesofoman.com

  • Al Tasnim Cement Products
  • Avant Grade Facility
  • Duqm
  • Al Wusta Geovernarate
  • Oman
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