Emirates Building Systems has successfully completed 25 years in the steel business, further strengthening Dubai Investments’ portfolio of steel businesses in the region and globally
Emirates Building Systems (EBS), established in 1997, as a subsidiary of Dubai Investments and one of the leading manufacturers of steel structures in the Middle East, has successfully spent 25 years in the steel business, further strengthening Dubai Investments business portfolio in the steel business in the region and globally.
Capitalizing on technical expertise and an expanded product portfolio, EBS’s Silver Jubilee highlights highlight notable use of over 850,000 tonnes of steel for 6,200 projects in over 50 countries.
Being one of the leading manufacturers of steel structures in the Middle East, in addition to being the market leader in the United Arab Emirates, the company’s facilities cover an area of 140,000 m2 with a capacity of annual production of more than 75,000 tons.
“It is a remarkable achievement for Dubai Investments, through its subsidiary Emirates Building Systems, to mark this 25-year milestone within the competitive steel industry. Over the past 25 years, as a group company, Dubai Investments has focused on innovation and resources to implement best manufacturing practices with a focus on improving productivity, l supply chain optimization and process automation to best serve in the years to come,” said Abdulazeez bin Serkal, CEO, Industrial Platform, Dubai Investments.
EBS’ commitment to quality and environmental standards has been recognized by ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 45001:2018 and CE marking certificates.
“As Emirates Building Systems makes inroads into regions beyond the Middle East, the company is building on its reputation as one of the leading steel structure manufacturers in the UAE. In addition to our operations in the United Arab Emirates and Middle Eastern countries, more than 40% of our products are exported to markets in Africa and Asia, which hold immense potential and are lucrative markets for the ‘steel industry. We have developed strategic business plans to develop and explore these opportunities and expect over 75% of our business to be in these regions over the next two years,” said Joseph Chidiac, Managing Director of Emirates Building Systems.
The Company’s project portfolio includes high-rise buildings, airports and subways, power plants, refineries, oil and gas structures, factories, bridges, logistics and distribution centers, warehouses, theme parks, poultry and dairy farms and parking lots to name a few.
EBS has established a significant presence in Gulf Cooperation Council countries, African markets such as Algeria, Libya, Ethiopia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Mauritania, Senegal , Mali, Kenya and in Asian markets like Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Pakistan to name a few.
The business will continue to evolve with the region’s growth demands, contributing to the “Made in the UAE” product portfolio, thereby enhancing the manufacturing sector.