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ALTAWIL TRADING ENTERPRISES was established in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia in 1954, as an Import company. Yusuf Mohammed Altawil, founder.

In 1960, Altawil expanded its branches within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, from the Red See to The Arabian Gulf.

Besides import trading, a new line of business was introduced which is representing Consulting Engineering firms and Contracting companies to work in Saudi Arabia in joint venture with Altawil Trading Enterprises.

Altawil represented many companies such as the American Consulting Engineers, Wilson-Murrow: The Highway Network in Saudi Arabia for the Ministry of Transport and Communication.

At a later stage, with the established infrastructure in Saudi Arabia, Altawil Trading Enterprises represented other companies such as the French giant "Grands Travaux de Marseilles" (GTM) and Skanska the global construction company from sweden. Together, we have achieved successful delivery of huge projects including the construction of the Died Harbour, the Desalination Plant in Jubail and the expansion of Jeddah Islamic Port.

As a consulting company, we cover all aspects of engineering work, from the most general to the most specific, from the preliminary phases to the completion of a project:

  • General management and administration of projects
  • Pre-investment studies
  • Feasibility studies
  • Technical economic and financial diagnosis
  • Planning
  • Development programmers and investment studies
  • Detailed preliminary design
  • Tender documents
  • Analysis of tenders and preparing contracts
  • Site supervision
  • On-site and in-factory delivery
  • Assistance in management and in operational development

Project management

  • Basic and final detailed engineering
  • Tender documents and pre qualification of bidders
  • Bid evaluation and preparation of contractors contracts
  • Erection and construction drawings
  • Supervision and inspection of works
  • Acceptance tests and commissioning
  • Cost and planning control
  • Independent engineering for the control of quality of works undertaken in BOT operations
  • Quality assurance
  • Assistance to operation, training and maintenance programs.
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