منتجات اسمنتيه اخرى اسمنت ابيض كربونات الكالسيوم The Arabian Cement, established in 1956 in Jeddah, is considered the first cement manufacturing company in Saudi Arabia and the Gulf Region Since inception, the company committed itself to producing high quality cement that complies with international standards and specifications and it continues to progress in this field. imag_1Arabian Cement is considered one of the pioneering cement companies enlisted in the Saudi Stock Market. The company continuously strives to expand its product diversity and invest in the MENA region. Realizing its strategic objectives and ambitious policy, the Company's management decided to choose the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to establish a new cement plant in Qatrana, the Karak region. The Arabian Cement operates a cement plant in Rabegh region,130 Km North of Jeddah. Today, the plant has bloomed into one of the biggest cement companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The plant's product of cement is widely used in most construction and development projects in Saudi Arabia. Due to the rapidly increasing demand on cement, the company expanded several times to meet the growing demand,In 1996 the company expanded the plant and established a fifth high quality production line with a total annual capacity of 2.6 million tons. In addition,the plant expanded with a sixth production line of 7500 Tons/Day and started operations in the first quarter of 2009 The company is now aiming at diversity in its income sources through growing and expanding into other industries with direct relation to cement in particular and building materials in general. The Arabian Cement considers quality as its primary focus,Having obtained several international quality certificates, the Saudi certificate for specifications and measurements and ISO 9002 the company has undoubtedly gained the customers' trust. The company gives precedence to the environment,In this regard, it has used all available means of filtering and controlling pollution imag_2including timely maintenance and renewal of the plant's filters. Arabian Cement is also considered the first Saudi company to be awarded the ISO 14001 certificate of environmental protection and pollution prevention,The company is devoted to providing a healthy environment for the society, as well as for the employees and the citizens. The Qatrana Cement plant was established in 2007 in Karak,the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan with a total investment of 400 million dollars. This decision was taken by the Saudi Company Arabian Cement,as the Company believes in the attractive investment environment in Jordan,as well as its promising market potential where the Jordanian construction sector has witnessed an increasing demand on cement due to the rapidly evolving construction bloom. In addition to the hug governmental projects accompanying the comprehensive economical growth that Jordan is currently witnessing. The choice of location (about 90 Km South of Amman) is due to its relative distance from population density,in addition to the availability of limestone in this region, which is the basic material in cement manufacturing. The plant is expected to start operation in the second quarter of 2010 with a production capacity of 5000 tons daily to respond to the Jordanian market demand on cement. The Qatrana cement plant management applies the well known expertise of Arabian Cement in the cement industry to serve the market in Jordan, where the most recent technologies in cement production will be utilized thanks to a contract with KHD,a German company supplying special equipments to the plant.KHD is one of the oldest companies specialized in installing cement plants and has over 150 years of experience in this industry. In addition,The Qatrana Cement Plant will be supplied with electricity by a special electricity generating station with the capacity of 49MW,The station consists of 7 Diesel Generators manufactured by the Finnish Company Wartsila. One of the main objectives of the Qatrana Cement plant is to effectively contribute to the economic development in Jordan. In that sense, the company signed a contract with the Jordanian MID Contracting Company to carry out the building and architectural work for the plant,as it enjoys decades of quality and expertise in this field. The company is devoted to providing an excellent healthy environment for its employees and citizens, through investment and contribution to projects related to pollution control and dust emission, in addition to utilizing the latest technologies and filters to produce cement in accordance with the company's implemented strategies. imag_3The company strives to improve and develop the areas surrounding its plant through providing various social programs,including educational, entertainment and any other program, based on the society's demands. In regards to production management and management systems, the company adopts the latest technologies to be in line with modern industrial requirements. Qatrana Cement will increase the labor and the managerial staff productivity by organizing continuous training and skills improvement courses for its team and it also offers numerous employment benefits. It is also expected that the plant will create 300 new jobs for the local community thereby contributing to economic development, supporting the national economy and it will also contribute to the stability of cement prices in the Jordanian market. Vision and Mission: We,at Qatrana Cement Company are committed to producing quality cement in accordance with Jordanian and European standards to meet the market needs at a competitive specifications and price. We,at Qatrana Cement are aiming at achieving sustainable excellence in all our activities,Our commitment is to totally satisfy our customers by providing products and services which not only meets,but exceeds our customer’s expectations. We are continuously engaged in improving the effectiveness of our quality management systems by applying technology advances and upgrades of the manufacturing facilities,Our emphases are on innovation,training and development of our employees at all levels,A motivated task forces with sense of pride is the most important factors that would lead us towards total quality. Our commitment and feeling of responsibility towards the society,environment and safety are the top issues on our agenda. We believe that hands-in-hands with concerned government officials and people, we can build and maintain strong bonds in supporting the local community.