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The Founding Father In 1967 Hamed Kanoo came from Saudi Arabia to the UAE to establish and grow the family’s business. Having successfully established YBA Kanoo’s operations in Khafji in the Kingdom, the company asked him to replicate the same in UAE. With only 5 people including him, Hamed Kanoo managed to successfully put The Kanoo Group name on the UAE map. Growing the business was not easy but through sheer hard work and dedication, he established Kanoo as a trusted name in the country. His nephews Khalid from Abu Dhabi and Yusuf from Oman later joined him in Dubai to grow the business further. Hamed Kanoo achieved all of this by following the Kanoo principles of honesty, trust and fairness.

Late Hamed Kanoo

Hamed Kanoo was known for his modesty and his love for life. He never differentiated between influential or poor people and would honour the person who valued him. Family was paramount to him and he believed in keeping up with the ideals of the family. People remember him not only for his decision making ability and business skills but also for his fun loving nature and presence. A truly remarkable person, whose departure left a huge hole in the lives of the people who knew him personally and loved him.


Chairman of The Kanoo Group (1994 – 2014) Yusuf bin Ahmed Kanoo served as the Chairman of The Kanoo Group from 1994 until the last day before he passed away on August 2014. Mr. Kanoo was born in Manama in 1942 and received his secondary education in Bahrain and higher education in the UK. He earned his Master’s Degree in Business Administration from a US university in Texas. Yusuf started his professional experience as Resident Director of Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo & Company in Muscat, Oman between 1976 and 1978. He moved to UAE later on as Director of The Kanoo Group from 1979 to 1981 in Dubai, Director from 1982 to 1984 in Abu Dhabi and back to Dubai as Managing Director from 1985 to 1993. Late Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo

Yusuf became the Chairman of The Kanoo Group, UAE & Oman in 1994 after the death of the founding father, Hamed Kanoo.

Yusuf was also the Chairman of International Paint (Gulf) LLC, Maersk Kanoo (UAE) LLC and BASF Kanoo Gulf (LLC). Yusuf is a keen gardener, also enjoys travelling with his wife who shares the same interests. Renowned for his wisdom and long experience in business, he was also kind-hearted, friendly and sociable, with a good sense of humour. He left behind a rich history of accomplishments and cherished memories.


Chairman’s Message As we approach 125 years doing business in the Gulf, we have to closer look to the new world structure and the many different factors that allow global commerce to happen. Even though these many factors play a significant role, a few old world factors will always matter:

Mishal Kanoo Chairman - ( UAE & Oman )

• Trust

• Honesty

• Fairness

It is with great pride that we offer all of these factors to both our suppliers and our customers. For us the word family in family business really means to be part of our family and that extends to all our stakeholders including our employees who are our backbone. To all our stakeholders, trust, honesty and fairness are what keeps us going and makes people want to work with us. The perception that the human touch is passé is a misperception that needs to go away as it is this human touch that we all look for and all expert. We pride ourselves in that we are lucky, by the grace of Allah, to have that human touch in our family business.


Introduction “Over 120 years of pioneering the future” The Kanoo Group, a UAE-based diversified business conglomerate, one of the largest independent, family-owned group of companies in the Gulf region with business activities across the world’s most dynamic industries from Shipping, Travel, Holidays, Machinery, Engineering, Oil & Gas, Power & Industrial Projects to Exhibition services, Courier Services, Logistics, Speciality Chemicals and Business Centers and other retail and commercial activities. Since 1890, The Kanoo Group has been a master of all trades. Today, The Kanoo Group remains a symbol of innovation, quality, and success. We strive to provide a diverse range of quality products and services to the highest standards across selected growth markets. This continued leadership is the result of our staying true to our Vision, Mission, and Values.

Our Vision

“The Leading Family Business In The Region And Beyond”

Our Mission

“Delivering Sustainable Excellence”

Our Values

Customer Focused, Ethical, Innovative, Agile, Competent & Intelligent, Collaborative, Accountable


Kanoo Shipping Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo is one of the largest independent, family owned, companies in the Gulf Region. Established in Bahrain in 1890 by Haji Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo, the group grew from its early trading and shipping business to become amongst the most diversified and highly regarded business houses in the gulf region and beyond. Kanoo has wide interests in Shipping, Travel, Machinery, Logistics, Property, Oil & Gas, Power, Chemicals, Training, Joint Ventures and Retail and Commercial activities among others. Today, Kanoo companies operate extensively throughout the Middle East and the Red Sea and are greatly respected for their ability to combine traditional values with a global vision. Kanoo has grown into the largest regional shipping agency in the Middle East. We handle over 11000 ship calls every year through our professional network, which covers all ports in the Suez to India range. Kanoo Shipping combine local expertise with international standards to deliver the highest levels of proactive service and measured processes leading to meeting our customer requirements. Our business systems exceed ISO requirements, with the objective of achieving continuous improvement in the quality and range of services provided. We today place a high focus on building a highly visible HSE culture throughout our organization. This includes strong emphasis on our staff and the many crew and other personnel under our care.


Kanoo Shipping Our business is built on world-class I.T. facilities and global agency systems. Kanoo offers clients regional, trans-regional or global co-coordinated financial and port-call management services, tailored to individual corporate needs. Kanoo shipping operates in 19 countries and in all principal ports and offshore tanker loading terminals around the Arabian Peninsula, including Iraq. In addition to our fully owned offices and Joint ventures in the Arabian Peninsular, the Company’s regional network operates through well established partnerships in Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Pakistan, India, Sri Lanka and Seychelles. Kanoo Shipping are one of the founders of S5 Agency World Ltd., The rapidly growing global shipping agency company established to meet the increasing requirements of clients looking to benefit from the financial and the process efficiencies derived from global coverage. Stakeholders in the company are all financially strong, regional market leaders. S5 has become a recognized player within the Global agency market through its world class IT system and local expertise. Today, Kanoo is moving full steam ahead with a commitment to extend our range of services and port coverage to meet the ever-changing global requirements of the shipping industry.


Dubai 24 Hour Communication Centre and Help desk Telephone : +971 4 3931900 Fax : +971 4 3931986 / 3938906 Email : 24hours@kanoo.ae www.kanooshipping.com


Kanoo Travel Kanoo Travel is the market leader in Middle East travel services, delivering new products and opportunities to travellers across the region. The Kanoo family’s involvement in air travel goes back to 1935 when the company provided refuelling facilities in Bahrain for Imperial Airways seaplanes en route to India and Australia. In 1937 Kanoo Travel became the first IATA agency in the Gulf and in 1997 they became the first travel company in the Middle East to receive ISO certification. With a network of offices in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman and Qatar, Kanoo Travel offers a unique level of geographical spread to its valued corporate and retail clients in the gulf. In addition, The Kanoo Group has also entered into the Egypt travel market in partnership with American Express Travel Services Egypt and recently acquired a strong network of retail travel and foreign exchange shops in United Kingdom and France. Kanoo Travel provides specialized solutions that offer the most comprehensive and trusted selection of services in the travel industry.

• Kanoo Corporate - Business Travel Services • Kanoo Limousine Services – for all VIP transfers • Kanoo Retail- Travel Services for the individual travellers • Kanoo Holidays - For all type Leisure Travel • Kanoo Marine - Marine and Offshore Travel Services • GSA’s- General Sales Agents for international airlines


Kanoo Travel 24 hours Call Center In 2003, Kanoo Travel became the first travel company to launch a 24 hours call center that provides emergency travel services, flight information, hotel bookings and event management services to the gulf’s travel market. The call center since has grown from strength to strength and now offers customized service modules to large corporate institutions that require regional travel management solutions. Staffed with experienced multi- lingual associates and equipped with ‘state of the art’ telecommunication systems, the call center is certainly an integral part of Kanoo Travel’s unique service offering to its clients. Awards Won by Kanoo Travel • The first Travel Management Company to achieve IATA accreditation in 1947 • The first Travel Management Company to achieve ISO 9001:2000 Certification in 2000 • The first Travel Management Company to win the DQAP 2000 and DQA 2001 (Dubai Quality Award) • The first Travel Management Company to win the SKEA Appreciation 2004 (Sheik Khalifa Excellence Award) • Middle East’s Leading Business Travel Agency: World Travel Awards 2007 • Awarded ‘Best Tour Operator’ for Middle East and South East Asia region by India Tourism Board - 2008 • Awarded ‘Best Tour Operator’ for Middle East region by the Sri Lanka Tourism Board - 2008 • Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award – Silver – Travel & Tourism Sector – 2009 • Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Gold Award in the Service Category 2012


Contact Kanoo Travel Telephone : +971 4 3938400 Fax : +971 4 3931545 Email : kanootrl@kanoo.ae www.kanootravel.com


Kanoo Holidays A specialist division of Kanoo Travel, the largest travel company in the Middle East, combining the collective expertise of a team of consultants with varied experience, Kanoo Holidays offers a comprehensive range of holiday products and services spanning all the essential holiday experiences from family fun and relaxation to honeymoon and adventure packages. Kanoo Holidays operates across the region through Kanoo Travel office network as well as dedicated Kanoo Holidays Centers in Riyadh, Jeddah, Al Khobar, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman and UAE. With Kanoo Holidays offers customers are exposed to an exciting choice of holiday packages and destinations with the best value in terms of travel, accommodation and related services. From exotic new destinations to special holiday packages ranging from the exclusive to the popular, Kanoo Holidays caters to the special interests of customers such as shopping, culture, relaxation and adventure.

• Luxury Cruises • Short Getaways • Honeymoon Packages • Pilgrimage Tours • Educational Packages • Shopping Trips • MICE – Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Events • Adventure Tours • Dessert Safaris • Luxurious Escapes • Tropical Vacations

Contact Kanoo Holidays Telephone : +971 4 334 1444 | Fax: +971 4 334 7944 |

E-mail: holiday1@kanoo.ae

| www.kanootravel.com


The Travel Attaché The Travel Attaché is the Middle East’s premier luxury travel specialist. Based in Dubai, UAE, The Travel Attaché is one of the divisions of The Kanoo Group, one of the largest, familyowned diversified businesses in the Gulf region. With nearly 50 years combined experience in the travel and lifestyle segments, our team is a leading authority on where to go, when and how. We specialize in experiential tailor-made travel solutions for a discerning clientele. With insider access like no other, we offer a highly personalised service to some of the most sought-after and glamorous locations in the world. Our promise? To consistently deliver unique travel experiences that resonate with what you value most, in a seamless and sophisticated manner.

Our philosophy At the Travel Attaché, we believe that to travel is to journey – which is why each one of our experiences is as individual as our clients. We believe in restoring travel to its glamorous best – whether patrons choose a short island break or book a complex tour with multiple destinations across East Africa. We make it our personal quest to unearth the most beautiful spots in the world – so that our customers can then simply enjoy them. Our journey never ends. Contact The Travel Attaché Telephone : +971 4 396 3443 | E-mail: info@thetravelattache.com | www.thetravelattache.com


Kanoo Machinery Kanoo Machinery has grown to become one of the leading materials handling, construction, agriculture, cleaning and industrial equipment distributors in the Gulf. Since it’s inception in the early 60s, Kanoo has diversified interests which include Shipping, Travel, Logistics, Oil & Gas, Power, Chemicals, Joint Ventures and Equipment Rental among others. Kanoo Machinery offers its clients premier world leading brands such as Grove, Hyster, Perkins, Bobcat, Tennant, Massey Ferguson, Lincoln Electric, Norton, Ausa, Sullair, Beach Tech among others. Products from these Principals are marketed through dedicated product specialist from sales and aftermarket who are available in all the 5 branches (Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Sharjah and RAK) in UAE. We support our customers through and expert team of over 214 sales and factory trained service engineers, technicians and support staff. An extensive inventory of fast moving machines and consumables offers fast response time to customer break downs and is maintained in stock at all branches of Kanoo Machinery. This is complemented by a more comprehensive inventory in the Kanoo Distribution Centre in Al Quoz and in Jebel Ali Free Zone. The Distribution Centre is fully equipped with low-bed trailers, recovery vehicles and pick-up trucks to ensure timely deliveries to customer’s premises and to our branches. Kanoo Machinery carries an inventory of parts in excess of US $ 5 million. Fast moving parts are stocked in all branches whilst on-line link to regional warehouses in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain. UAE ensure a first pick availability up to 90% for common agencies. Non-stocking parts available in Principal’s warehouses are generally made available within 2/3 working days. Trained and qualified personnel ensure that the customer gets prompt service to keep equipment downtime to the minimum.


Through its fully equipped service facilities at its branches, Kanoo Machinery is capable of taking on all major repairs, refurbishment and painting on any type of equipment. The factory trained technicians make sure that customer’s equipment is well maintained through its working life and target themselves to provide 100% uptime. The fully fitted mobile service vehicles attend to customer machines on site anywhere in the Gulf. Kanoo Machinery is highly recognized for its quality service standards which are based on ISO9001:2008 certification and it have achieved prestigious quality awards such as Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award and Dubai Quality Award. Kanoo Machinery is a member of The Kanoo Group, one of the largest family owned business groups in the region, with over 100 years of experience in the Gulf, Middle East and international markets. Today, Kanoo Machinery operates in the UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar and Yemen.


Contact Kanoo Machinery Plot no. S-11006, Jebel Ali Free Zone (South) P.O. Box 290, Dubai,UAE Telephone: +971 4 886 3555 Fax No. : +971 4 886 3535 E-mail : machinery.uae@kanoo.ae TollFree : 8004412


KANRENT ( Kanoo Equipment Rental ) Kanoo Equipment Rental (formerly GLRC) is by design a fully dedicated customer service solution business offering world leading machinery to a host of construction and industrial sectors. With the ever increasing market demand for quality rentable equipment in the Gulf region, Kanoo Equipment Rental offers a large fleet of the highest standard and is supported by a group of full service workshops and a mobile team of on-site mechanics to keep the rented fleet fully operational at all times. We specialize in all equipment related to warehousing & logistics. Purchasing only the highest quality technology and equipment, Kanoo Equipment Rental maintains its bloodlines of Kanoo Quality with the following package of long and short term rentable equipment to its customers: • • • • • •

Hyster – Forklifts and Materials Handlers Bobcat –Telehandlers Sullair – Electric & Diesel Powered Air Compressors Aisle Master – Material Handling Utilev – Material Handling Tennant – Contract Cleaning

Technical Maintenance Kanoo Machinery has fully equipped service facilities available in its branches in the UAE capable of taking on all major repairs, refurbishing and painting any type of equipment. A team of over 214 staff including factory trained technicians make sure that customers equipment are well maintained through its working life and target themselves to provide 100% uptime. All branches have dedicated mobile service technicians with fully fitted service vehicles to attend to customer machines on-site anywhere in the Gulf or for any specialized service jobs elsewhere in the region. Contact KANRENT Dubai - Telephone : +971 4 3472962 Abu Dhabi - Telephone : +971 2 8119000, Ext 062-065

| Fax : +971 4 3404470 | Fax : +971 2 5506055

| E-mail : jerish.mohamed@kanoo.ae | E-mail : thanuja.kumari@kanoo.ae


Stor-Mat Systems Stor-Mat Systems LLC was formed in March 1993 and officially became a member of The Kanoo Group in April 2011. It is one of only a few locally based storage and material handling companies with the inhouse expertise to carry out the design of complex storage facilities. Stor-Mat Systems LLC is widely recognized and respected as having a reputation that offers high quality products from some of the world’s leading manufacturers of world-class metal works and suppliers of high-end racking and shelving solutions, each with decades of industrial experience in storage and material handling services. Stor-Mat Systems LLC has the largest fully automated storage and retrieval system (AS/RS) in the Middle East (a project worth AED 22,000,000/-) and it represents highly qualified Managers, Designers, Sales Engineers, Project Engineers and a large pool of technicians who are well versed in designing and installation of Storage and Handling Systems to suit all kinds of market segments including 3PLs, FMCGs, Wholesalers, Retailers, Automotive Parts Distributors, Logistics & Warehousing, Production Industries, Banks, Government Institutions, etc. OUR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES Our products and services include and are not limited to design, supply and installation of: Integrated storage and handling solutions designing and installation (Partners from Europe, Malaysia, Turkey & China) Brands: METECH, EONMETALL & TEMISIST Material Handling Equipment - Sales, Rental and After sales Brands: Hyster & Aisle Master Loading Bay Equipment - Supply and Installation Brands: INKEMA (SPAIN) Conveyor Systems, Plastic Binning systems, Vertical Carousels, Storage Cabinets etc.

Contact Stor-Mat Systems P.O. Box: 290, Dubai, UAE | Telephone : +971 4 289 4154 | Fax: +971 4 289 4188 | E-mail: stormat@kanoo.ae | www.stormatsystems.com


Power Systems Gulf LLC (PSG) Power Systems Gulf LLC (PSG), a strategic business unit under The Kanoo Group umbrella in Dubai, is the appointed Perkins distributor for GCC & Yemen. The objective of setting up PSG is to provide a consistent and seamless service across the region in line with Perkins vision and brand image. This incorporates engine sales, brand and product marketing, training, parts inventory optimization and technical / warranty support. PSG will also provide a local platform for OEMs, Distributors and end-users to address their technical and product support related queries rapidly. Being based in Dubai, PSG is able to provide this support on all the days and working hours the local Perkins end-users are operating. This new business model for the Gulf covering seven countries (Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman and Yemen) is implemented as part of Perkins strategy to grow and sustain ‘Best in class’ Distribution network. To meet the demands of the ever changing product support requirements for the new generation of technologically advanced engines now entering the markets, PSG works with the region-wide Kanoo Dealer facilities to ensure Perkins global support standards are delivered at each location. PSG parts market analysts working with state-of-the-art inventory management and forecasting system make sure competitively priced genuine Perkins parts, reflecting market demands, are available on the shelves at each Dealer outlet. PSG also handles Perkins engine sales and application / installation appraisal for OEMs in the region. This opens up new possibilities for OEMs in terms of engine stocking, local credit, Extended Service Contracts and ‘Perkins Diesel Power’ branding of their products when they work with PSG for their Perkins engines requirement. PSG facility in Jebel Ali also houses a Perkins Accredited District Training Centre that caters to the training needs of OEMs, OEM Dealers, their customers and other end-users of Perkins engines in the market. Currently, there are 2 Perkins Certified District Trainers delivering courses. Perkins Certifications for trainees as well as customized training content option for end users are also provided. Power Systems Gulf LLC working along with their network of Dealers, offer a complete engine sales and product support package, designed for competitive edge and complete peace of mind for OEMs in the region.

For enquiries please contact us via: Power Systems Gulf LLC | Tel: 00971 4 8863555 | www.psgulf.com


Kanoo Oil & Gas “One stop shop for Oil, Gas, Chemical and Petrochemical industries” Kanoo Oil & Gas supplies specialist products and services for the Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Industries while providing unique value solutions to technical problems through a well-developed network of international principals, supported locally by experienced and skilled staff. Our stronghold to the market has enabled us to provide exceptional services to some of our major clients in the Gulf region such as Saudi Aramco, SABIC, ADNOC, BAPCO, SEWA, DEWA ,PDO Oman… Area of Expertise:

• Oil Pollution Control Equipment • Storage Tanks • Safety Equipment and Clothing • Pneumatic Tools and Equipment • Oil field Equipment Suppliers • Shipping Companies and Agents • Chemical and Chemical Products • Power Tools Suppliers • Tools • Gas Turbine Services • Instrumentation

Contact Kanoo Oil & Gas P.O. Box: 245, Abu Dhabi, UAE | Telephone : +971 2 695 4301 | Fax : +971 2 678 5670 | E-mail : oilngas@kanoo.ae | www.kanoocom.com


Kanoo Power & Industrial Projects Kanoo Power & Industrial Projects (P&IP) was formed with a vision to provide solutions through engineering & value added services to utility sector companies as well as to the multitude of Industry spread across the Arabian Gulf. It used to operate as the General Trading Division and was changed to P&IP in 1999 to expand the operations and increase the activities. The core philosophy is to increase efficiency, optimize unit output and reduce costs to the utility and general industry with a pro-active and a pro-customer attitude. With a dedicated team and an ideology that “Possibilities are Endless”, Kanoo P&IP aims to deliver the best services to the customers, at all times. Kanoo P&IP has offices throughout the Gulf to cater to the diverse industrial, engineering and utility sector needs. We have built a dynamic team of analysts, consultants and project engineers who have an in-depth knowledge of products and processes. With a visionary leadership, combined with professional, skilled and competent technical staff, Kanoo P&IP is all set to capture a large market throughout the gulf. The emphasis has always been on providing high quality engineering services and solutions. Kanoo P&IP has a multitude of engineers picked from diverse engineering disciplines and experience. Our engineers have wide and varied exposure to a variety of Industry such as Power, Paper, Cement, Plastic, Construction, Fabrication, Precision machining, Aviation etc. We have extensive experience in Assembly, Testing, Erection and Commissioning. Our team comprises knowledge and expertise from various fields of Engineering, Administration, Logistics, Finance and Customer Support. Engineers: • Mechanical • Electrical

• Instrumentation

• Electronics • Chemical

• Industrial & production

• Aeronautics

P&IP is divided into 3 main divisions according to the activities and the products and services they offer to the market.

1. Energy & Integrated Utilities (E&IU)

2. Industrial and Safety Products( KIP)

3. Aviation Services (KAS)

Contact Kanoo Power &Industrial Projects KIP Dubai - Telephone : +971 4 3352900 | Fax : +971 4 3362353 | E-mail : safetydxb@kanoo.ae KIP Abu Dhabi - Telephone : +971 2 5553737, 6774444 | Fax : +971 2 5554366, 6773490 | E-mail : safetyauh@kanoo.ae


H.A.K Industrial Chemicals H.A.K Industrial Chemicals (L.L.C.), a member of The Kanoo Group, is a leading supplier of specialty chemicals, equipments and other raw materials for specific industries located in UAE, GCC and beyond. We pride ourselves on excellent service and would gladly assist you with all your chemical needs. H.A.K’s services Supply of specialty chemicals, equipments & raw materials to the following industries.

• Composites (GRP) & Synthetic Marble • Paints & Coating, Printing Inks & Construction Chemicals • Rubber & Plastic products • Personal Care and Pharmaceutical • Adhesives, Cleaning & Water treatment Chemicals

Contact H.A.K. Industrial Chemicals P.O. Box: 290, Dubai, UAE | Telephone +971 4 336 9700 | Fax: +971 4 336 0924 | E-mail: hak@kanoo.ae | www.hakdubai.com


Kanoo Freight “Serving the Supply Chain, Freight Forwarding & Logistics Industry in the UAE & GCC for over 100 years” Kanoo Freight LLC is your reliable and trusted freight forwarder to move your freight around the globe. With over 10 decades of providing Total Supply Chain, Freight/Logistics and Brokerage Solutions we have earned an excellent reputation in the region and globally. We are committed to handling all your freight movements in a quick and cost effective manner. A privately owned entity providing a wide range of Customized services to meet any of your business needs is only a phone call away from you! We take pride in serving the Globe from Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the UAE. Our expertise • Moving Time Sensitive Consignments of Ships and Aircraft Spares by Air or Marine Mode • Handling Special Project Cargo, Heavy Lifts, General Cargo, Removals and Re-location of personal belongings. • We solve your freight movement needs to meet the rigid demands of the end user, be it by Air, Marine, or Road mode. Delivering Excellence in • International Freight forwarding – Air or Marine • Specialized export packing • Door to door Air and Marine cargo • Sea-Air Cargo via Dubai, Consolidation and Contract Logistics • Customs Compliances & Transportation • Packing and House Hold Removal Services – Door/Door • Project & Heavy Lift cargo movements. • Exhibition services • Warehousing & Distribution • 3PL Movements • Reliable Solutions bespoke to your requirements. Our Network We are well represented globally with reputable Principals offering on-line global Networks and operate out of our own offices in the GCC region in: • UAE • Bahrain Contact Kanoo Freight

• Saudi Arabia

• Oman

P.O. Box: 245, Abu Dhabi, UAE | Telephone : +971 2 677 4444

• Qatar

| Fax : +971 2 678 7956

| E-mail : cargo.abudhabi@kanoo.ae

| www.kanoofreight.me


Kanoo Rapid Transit ( KRT ) The Kanoo Group KRT LLC is one of the services divisions of the illustrious Kanoo Group that provides a total logistics solution to our customers through its structure comprises courier, transport, warehousing & distribution services Born in 1976, as a messenger service wing of the Group to support their in house requirements. Over a period of time, the management has identified the potential of the division and it resultant the birth of a new division that attend the document/parcel and small cargo deliveries for UAE’s business world In 1985, the name ‘Kanoo Rapid Transit’ was launched with strategic offices in all over the emirates and in Oman Synonymous with the name, the growth was also rapid. In less than a quarter of the century, the one man operation has developed into full fledged division, housed offices in various emirates and well equipped with trained staff and associated with well established network of global delivery partners to service the international sectors Today, The Kanoo Group KRT LLC is one of the leading service providers in the region in servicing domestic courier/parcel deliveries, International courier/parcel deliveries, specialized transportation for heavy weight shipments, GCC trucking and logistic support services to our customers. KRT is certified by Bureau Veritas as confirming to ISO 9002 since 1998, the recognized standard of quality assurance within the service industry KRT is the one name anyone needs to remember for the ‘one stop logistic shop’


Mission Our mission is to grow by delivering the best services and products to our customers to the best of industry standards, right the first time, every time to ensure the highest quality standards in quality, safety and security Vision To grow as one of the leading courier and logistics service providers in the region and capable of competing with the status of competitors in terms of quality and profitability Respect We appreciate other individuals with their own cultural identities. We will take responsibility and commit excellence Team Spirit We actively contribute to overcome challenges as a team Transparency We are committed to provide timely and accurate information with regards to the services provided by us to our customers Business Values More than only delivering highest quality of product and services, we offer tailored solutions to the requirements of our customers by carefully listening to their needs and exceeding their expectations. We will take responsibility and commit excellence Integrity We will be committed to a consistent, honest and reliable way of action


Contact KRT P.O. Box: 290, Dubai, UAE Telephone : +971 4 3474845 Fax : +971 4 3472969 E-mail : krtmgr@kanoo.ae www.krtuae.com


Kanoo Exhibition Organizers Kanoo Exhibition Organizers has over 20 years of experience in exhibition freight and is run by a dedicated and dynamic team of professionals. With an extensive office network and partnerships, offering a complete solution from a single point of contact, Kanoo Exhibition Organizers provides special project cargo services as well as several other services from travel to design and construction of exhibition stands. Kanoo Exhibition Organizers has grown to cover all the major cities in the Middle East region and expanding to cover other markets and regions. Kanoo Exhibition Organizers offer: • Import and export of goods via Air, Sea and Land • Clearing and Forwarding • On-site handling • Stand design and construction • Travel and accommodation

Contact Kanoo Exhibition Organizers P.O. Box: 290, Dubai, UAE | Telephone : +971 4 3476026 | Fax: +971 4 3476031 | www.kanoo.com


Kanoo Engineering LLC Kanoo Engineering LLC is a proud member of the Kanoo Group of companies who has been serving the region for over a hundred years. Kanoo Engineering LLC is recognised as one of the most competent and reliable suppliers of high quality engineering products to the oil & gas, process and building industries throughout the GCC region and beyond. Our Services Kanoo Engineering LLC specialises in the design, drawing, supply, paint and installation of carbon and stainless steel products. The product range is as follows: • Structural steel and architectural steel • ASME Pressure vessels • API Tanks • Storage silos • Overhead gantry cranes • Chimneys, ducting and chutes • Piping • Skid mounted assemblies e.g. Chemical injection / Compressor etc. • Stainless steel balustrading • Stainless steel commercial kitchen furniture Kanoo Engineering is fully certified to ISO 9001 standards and carries the ASME ‘U’ and ‘S’ stamps together API 650 for storage tanks. Facilities Kanoo Engineering LLC has a purpose built facility based in Dubai Industrial City comprising of three workshops with a total of over 50,000 square feet in a total area of over 260,000 square feet. The workshops are equipped with all modern machinery for shearing, drilling, rolling, shaping, milling, pipe bending, plate bending, CNC machines etc. Our blasting and painting areas are outside of the main workshops and are fully certified to the latest standards. Contact Kanoo Engineering LLC P.O. Box: 290, Dubai, UAE Telephone : +971 4 451 0001 | Fax: +971 4 451 0002 E-mail: kanooengg@kanoo.ae | www.kanooengineering.com


BRC Arabia The Kanoo Group has completed acquisition of the balance shares of former joint venture partner BRC Arabia to become the sole owner of the company on June 6, 2012. BRC’s headquarter and operations are currently situated in Dubai Industrial City Seih Shuaib3 since November 2011. BRC Arabia, formerly known as BRC Arabia FZC, was initially operated within Sharjah Airport Free Zone (SAIF) in December 1996. As a premier leader in reinforcing steel production, BRC ARABIA (LLC) has earned reputable standing to the construction market. BRC’s running goal is to provide high-quality environmental construction products to all its clients. BRC ARABIA (LLC) offers a complete package of steel reinforcement which includes: • Cut & Bent Steel Rebars • BRC Welded Wire Mesh • Cold Rolled Steel Wires • Rebars Threading with Mechanical Splicing (Couplers) All the products are produced to International Standards and Specifications under stringent quality control. BRC ARABIA (LLC) was certified to ISO 9001: 2000 under QMI Certificate No. 011860 in August 2001 and upgraded to ISO 9001:2008 from November, 2011. Contact BRC Arabia DUBAI INDUSTRIAL CITY, Plot No: DM532-237, Seih Shoaib 3, Dubai, UAE Telephone : +971 4 4515533 | Fax: +971 4 4515544 | E mail: brc@emirates.net.ae


Kanoo Property Kanoo Property is a division of The Kanoo Group. As owners of commercial, industrial and residential properties throughout the United Arab Emirates, our property real estate strategy development program is constantly evolving to meet the rising expectations of prevailing market trends. The core focus of the division includes the asset management, investment, development, facilities management, and leasing of real estate within our growing portfolio. services and amenities provided by us are continuously reviewed and upgraded by a highly skilled and experienced team of maintenance, security, cleaning, gardening, etc., ensuring high standards of services. Additionally, As part of its development strategy The Kanoo Group recently announced the completion relating to the first of its villa compound developments in Jumeirah 3. The new villa community comprises of 11 contemporary residential properties situated in the heart of one of Dubai’s most sought-after neighbourhoods. Our expertise: • Asset Management • Development • Investment • Facilities Management • Property Management • Member of Heroes of the UAE Through EWS-WWF • Horticulture Maintenance For enquiries please contact us via: Kanoo Property | Tel.: 04-393363 | Email: property@kanoo.com


Joint Ventures


Joint Ventures The Kanoo Group partners with world’s most prominent companies i.e. Middle East Container Repair, AXA Gulf, AkzoNobel, Freightworks, BASF Kanoo Gulf, Hydroturf, Crane Industrial Services, Johnson Arabia, Maersk Kanoo, Elastogran Kanoo, Wolffkran, SDV and MOL. In addition, we also have partnered with Ahrend FZCO, Chapo UAE LLC, and Obaikan Equipment & Services WLL, Qatar. Our joint ventures not only bring empowerment to us but also give pride for the shared commitment, development and success of one another.


Quality & Training


Quality & Training The Kanoo Group’ is one of the largest, independent, family-owned groups of companies in the Gulf region. It has diversified business industries in shipping, travel, machinery, logistics, property, oil & gas, power industrial chemicals, training, joint ventures, retail and commercial activities, among others. Today, for “124 years of pioneering the future”, The Kanoo group of companies operate extensively throughout Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Yemen and Qatar, Egypt, UK, France and India, and are greatly respected for their ability to combine traditional values with a modern global outlook. Over the years, Kanoo family has always been associated with the progress and development of the entire region. The Kanoo legend is a multi- generation history of energy, productivity, success and above all, the shared satisfaction in making a difference in the world through philanthropy. Since its inception in the late 18th century, The Kanoo Group has unremittingly grown its realm of businesses into various divisions – Kanoo Shipping, Kanoo Machinery, Kanoo Equipment Rental, Kanoo Travel, Kanoo Holidays, Kanoo Power & Industrial Projects, H.A.K Industrial Chemicals, Kanoo Rapid Transit, Kanoo Oil & Gas, Kanoo Freight, StorMat Systems, Gemini Software Solutions, BRC Arabia, and other supporting departments and joint ventures. The vision of The Kanoo Group is “to be a leading family owned business house in the region and beyond” and its mission is “to deliver Sustainable Excellence”. With its shared mission and vision, The Kanoo Group not only has established a prominent house name but also has developed a world-class standard on quality and business excellence as evident on its brand value and remarkable achievements. The pursuit for quality and excellence has been a key factor for the success, growth and stability of The Kanoo Group. Today, The Kanoo Group implements international management standards with its essential ISO certifications. This is evident by Quality and Customer Service as the backbone of its businesses – earned by collective teamwork and utmost commitment. The consistent strive for development has made The Kanoo group achieve its prestigious Superbrands status by Superbrands Council of Middle East in 2009.


The values that underline the Kanoo family members’ lifestyle, attitude and aspirations have greatly influenced their corporate policies and goals. The Kanoo group also sponsors many community programmes which focus on economic and human development. The Kanoo Emiratisation Programme, Shababona (‘our youth’ in Arabic) is a prime example of The Kanoo Group’s enterprising spirit. The Kanoo Group won Quality Awards for the last 10 consecutive years - the only organization in the region to achieve this distinction. Below are the most notable achievements: • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • •

April 2013 – Kanoo Power and Industrial Projects receives ADNOC HSE Award (Group Company & Contractor Partnership Award) for 2012. April 2013 – Kanoo Engineering received Best Sub-contractor for Safety Award from Al Futtaim Carrillion. April 2012 – Kanoo Travel becomes the first travel management company to win Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum (MRM) Business Award given by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry. November 2011 – Kanoo P&IP wins Silver trophy in the Innovation competition organized by the Continual Improvement Subgroup of Dubai Quality Group in the Third Continual Improvement Symposium on World Quality Day 2011. September 2009 – Kanoo Travel wins Gold and Silver trophies in Kaizen Blitz competition organized by the Continual Improvement Subgroup of Dubai Quality Group in the First Continual Improvement Symposium. October 2009 – Kanoo Travel won SKEA – Silver Award March 2009 – Kanoo Power & Industrial Projects won DQA Appreciation Certificate (2008). January 2008 – Kanoo Power & Industrial Projects won SKEA Appreciation Certificate (2006-07). January 2008 – Kanoo Machinery won SKEA –Gold 2006-07 June 2006 – Kanoo Travel (Abu Dhabi) won SKEA 2005-06. February 2006 – Kanoo Power & Industrial Projects won DQA (Appreciation) 2005. May 2005 – Kanoo Travel (Abu Dhabi) won SKEA (Appreciation) 2005. February 2005 – Kanoo Machinery Division won DQA 2004. February 2004 – Kanoo Shipping Agencies Division (KSAD) (now renamed as Kanoo Shipping) won Dubai Quality Appreciation Program Award 2003. February 2003 – The Kanoo Group (Administration Services) won Dubai Human Development Award 2002. December 2002 – KRT certified to ISO 9001:2000 incorporating Balanced Scorecard in its QMS. February 2002 – Kanoo Machinery became the first company in its field to achieve DQAP 2001. February 2002 – Kanoo Travel became the first travel management company to receive DQA (2001). May 2001 – Kanoo Commercial became the first organisation in the UAE in industrial supplies and services to achieve certification to ISO 9001:2000 February 2001 – Kanoo Travel became the first travel management company to receive DQAP (2000) December 2000 – Kanoo Travel became the first company in the UAE to achieve certification to ISO 9001:2000 just nine days after the release of the new standard. December 1999 – Kanoo Travel received certification to ISO 9001:1994 October 1998 – Kanoo Rapid Transit achieved certification to ISO 9002:1994 November 1997 – Kanoo Commercial achieved certification to ISO 9002:1994 December 1994 - Kanoo Shipping Agencies Division (now renamed as Kanoo Shipping) became the first shipping agency in the region to achieve certification to ISO 9002:1994.


CSR Activities & Events

The Kanoo Group attends Sightsavers as charity supporter


CSR Activities & Events For the past decades, The Kanoo Group has been integrating corporate philanthropy in one of its missions to foster a community-based sustainable development in areas such as arts, education, health, social welfare and the environment. The Kanoo Group dynamically conforms to sustainable growth with Government initiatives on Quality and Business Excellence. This is clear in its consistent awards on Dubai Quality Award (DQA) and Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award (SKEA) for the last ten years including the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum (MRM) Excellence Program of Dubai Chamber of Commerce. In particular, The Kanoo Group supports major sponsorship to charitable initiatives as well as noteworthy events such as: 21st McDermott Charity Golf Classic to help the Dubai Center for Special Needs (DCSN); GCC Forum on Avoidable Blindness, organized by Sightsavers Middle East and Prevention of Blindness Union (PBU); 2013 Abu Dhabi Industry Award (ADIA) to honors students of Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) for their exceptional academic performances; the 6th International Koodiyaattam & Kathakali Festival to support Thiranottam, a nonprofit organisation that promotes and sustains classical art forms of Kerala and their artistes; Al Noor Center; Red Crescent, on top of various donations to other disaster relief and community projects. Additionally, The Kanoo Group together with joint partners also led a charity event to support Dubai Autism Center. Beit Al Khair Society, a social and humanitarian organisation and Rashid Paediatric Therapy Centre, an educational institution that supports children with special needs were also beneficiaries to The Kanoo Group philanthropic programs. For years, The Kanoo Group has been a constant sponsor of Oil Barons Charity Ball focused on fundraising for Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP) charity. Similarly, The Kanoo Group has built partnership with various organizations to aid in their mission with similar principles of philanthropy-based approach including Dubai Quality Group (DQG), a non-profit organization that advances learning, promotes quality improvement and Business Excellence practices, The Supply Chain & Logistics Group (SCLG) of Middle East, a non-profit organisation established to promote the cause of supply chain & logistics, Emirates Environmental Group (EEG), a professional working group devoted to protecting the environment through the means of education, action programs and community involvement, Community Development Authority that provides training and employment opportunities to physically challenged UAE Nationals, among others. The Kanoo Group believes that for a society to thrive, each company should increase its approach to responsible social and environmental standards in building a reputation for integrity and best practice based on distinctive ethical values.


UAE

Oman

Abu Dhabi

Al Ain

Muscat

The Kanoo Group P.O. Box 245, Abu Dhabi Tel: +971 2 6774444 Fax: +971 2 6722505 Email: adminauh@kanoo.ae GPS location - 24.491552,54.3698

P.O. Box 1779, Al Ain Tel: +971 3 7212315 Fax: +971 3 7219098 Email: adminauh@kanoo.ae

Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo & Co P.O. Box 3010, Jibroo Post Code: 114 Tel: +968 712252 Fax: +968 712065 Email: kanoo@emantel.net.om

Dubai

P.O. Box 771, Fujairah Tel: +971 9 2225181 Fax: +971 9 2225080 Email: info@kanoogroup.com

The Kanoo Group P.O. Box 290, Dubai Tel: +971 4 3933633 Fax: +971 4 3933636 Email: info@kanoogroup.com GPS location - 25.259239,55.288141

Jebel Ali The Kanoo Group P.O. Box 290, Dubai Tel: +971 4 8815050 Fax: +971 4 8816095 Email: info@kanoogroup.com

Fujairah

Ras Al Khaimah P.O. Box 13137, Ras Al Khaima Tel: +971 7 2272133 Fax: +971 7 2272892 Email: info@kanoogroup.com

Sharjah P.O. Box 153, Sharjah Tel: +971 6 5612002 Fax: +971 6 5614694 Email: info@kanoogroup.com


Bahrain

Saudi Arabia

Manama

Eastern Province - Dammam

Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo W.LL P.O. Box 45. Manama Tel: +973 220220 Fax: +973 229122 Email: kanoomgt@bateco.com.bh

Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo P.O. Box 37, Dammam 31411 Tel: +966 3 8348880 Fax: +966 3 8345369 Email: info@kanoosa.com

Western Province – Jeddah Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo P.O. Box 812, Jeddah 21421 Tel: +966 2 6673759 Fax: +966 2 6695801 Email: info@kanoosa.com

Saudi Arabia - Central Province Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo P.O. Box 753, Riyadh 11421 Tel: +966 1 4772228 Fax: +966 1 4786869 Email: info@kanoosa.com


Location Map - Dubai Office

GPS location - 25.259239,55.288141


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