Timeline with Milestones

Landmarks and Keystones

2013

2013
  • New quarry acquired in Makkah and commences operations.

  • The 1st building materials manufacturer in the Middle East to receive the HACCP food safety certification.

  • Company receives ISO 14001 for its four largest factories.

  • 3rd commercial factory in Makkah area opens in Hussainiyah.

  • Launch of Saudi Readymix Academy (Virtual phase)

  • Installation and commission of a new grinding plant in the city of Dammam.

  • Company sets up first commercial factory in Qassim area and begins production

2012

2012
  • Initiated, organized and launched first P2P Technical seminars in the cities of Dammam, Riyadh and Jeddah.

  • A record six on-site factories erected in 6 months.

  • Foundation stone for Al Areen (Saudi Readymix’s new headquarters) was laid.

  • Subsidiary Masheed Trading and Transport Co. is established.

  • 10 enormous ice plants, each with capacity in excess of 70 MT per day, acquired.

2011

2011
  • Massive special concrete pour (11,500 m³) in record time of 36 hours. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

  • All Saudi Readymix factory managers receive OSHA certification.

  • In house concrete training course (Concrete Production Knowledge) made available to the Ladies’ Division.

  • Summan Quarry expands production by 50%

  • Nationwide survey and customer satisfaction & feedback study launched.

  • Company launches electronic and social media accounts, pages and sites.

2010

2010
  • Over 500,000 m³ produced in one month.

  • Rank 9th among Best Saudi Companies to Work For

  • Maintains ranking among Top 100 Saudi Companies

  • Reached a total of 8 Saudi Readymix factories operating in Riyadh Area, alone.

  • Launch of new CRM (Customer Relationship System)

2009

2009
  • New quarry in Majmaah (north of Riyadh) opens and capacity at Summan quarry doubles.

  • High-rise simulation testing areas set up, one in Dammam and one in Jeddah.

  • Full-time safety officers appointed throughout the company to secure health and safety all over the company

  • Ranked 80th in the Top 100 Saudi Companies list

  • New vision and mission statements revealed

2008

2008
  • Acquisition of the most powerful stationary concrete pumps in the world, able to reach up to 700 meters.

  • Production at company's second automated block factory, located in Jeddah, commences.

  • Company branches internationally. Forms Masheed Building Materials Holding Co. (Masheed) in Bahrain.

  • Over 5,000,000 m³ of concrete produced in one year.

2007

2007
  • First on-site factory in Riyadh is also first to be up in record time of three weeks.

  • Company acquires its third quarry in Al-Nu’airiyah.

  • Installation of GPS systems on mobile fleet, the first of its kind in the region

  • Over 400,000 m³ produced in one month.

  • Formation and establishment of Corporate Development Dept.

  • Largest on-site complex in company history set up at KAUST; three batching plants producing more than 4,000 m³ per day.

  • Over 4,000,000 m³ of concrete produced in one year.

2006

2006
  • Set up of second quarry in Al-Summan.

  • Supply of commercial quantities of Self-Compacting Concrete. Movenpick Hotel, Khobar.

  • Yanbu commercial station opens and begins operations.

  • Over 3,000,000 m³ of concrete produced in one year.

2005

2005
  • Aziziya, Riyadh (west) and Ras Tanura each houses an additional commercial factory

  • 56 days of continuous pour for first slip-formed project, Al-Ma’lam Tower in Khobar.

  • Internal training program “Concrete Production Knowledge” kicks off.

  • Initialization of Marketing & Business Development Department.

2003

2003
  • Project in Bahrain marks first project outside of Kingdom.

  • Over 2,000,000 m³ of concrete produced in one year.

1998

1998
  • Merges with Inma Construction Materials Co. Ltd.

1997

1997
  • Company becomes first ready-mixed producer to receive ISO 9000 certification.

1992

1992
  • Over 1,000,000 m³ of concrete produced in one year.

  • First quarry acquired and set up in Abu Hadriyah.

1985

1985
  • First factory in Western Region, Jeddah, opens.

  • First factory in Central Region, Riyadh, opens.

1981

1981
  • Dammam Commercial Factory opens.

1980

1980
  • Concrete Block Factory in Jubail commences operations.

1978

1978
  • First on-site factories set-up. One in Abqaiq and another in Jubail.

  • Company begins its operations with its first factory in Sihat.

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