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101 Top Arab World Oil and Gas Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best Arab World based Oil and Gas companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Oil and Gas industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Arab World Oil and Gas Startups

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Abu Dhabi National Oil Company

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company

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ADNOC and its Group Companies aspire to achieve an HSE performance that is exemplary in the Middle East and African Region.

Emirates Global Aluminium

Emirates Global Aluminium

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Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA​) is the largest industrial company in the UAE outside the oil and gas sector.

Emirates Global Aluminium

Aramco Oil Pipelines

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Aramco Oil Pipelines is an oil & gas producer of energy and chemicals.

Emirates Global Aluminium

Shelf Drilling

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Shelf Drilling is an offshore drilling company exclusively focused on providing shallow water services to the oil and gas industry.

Emirates Global Aluminium

Topaz Energy and Marine

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Topaz Energy and Marine is a leading offshore support vessel company providing marine solutions to the global energy industry.

Emirates Global Aluminium

Emirates National Oil Company

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ENOC a wholly-owned entity of the Dubai Government

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TAQA

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TAQA is an energy holding company that specializes in oil and gas exploration and production.

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Zakher Marine International

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Zakher Marine International is a marine and offshore oil and gas industry as manning services, paining support vessels, salvage support etc.

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Immensa

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Immensa leverages additive manufacturing to provide spare parts on demand.

Emirates Global Aluminium

Dana Gas

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Dana Gas is the Middle East’s leading private sector natural gas company producing some 65,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day of oil,

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Gasable

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A platform provides hardware and software solutions for users to track gas usage and connect them with the suppliers.

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Fujairah Oil Terminal

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Fujairah Oil Terminal is a UAE-based onshore oil storage facility.

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Harris Pye

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Harris Pye The Harris Pye Engineering Group is a rapidly expanding global organisation.

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Secure Supplies

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Secure Supply Group Fuels Healthy Communities by Providing Power to Gas, Energy Storage, Grid Security ,Critical Gas & Gas Fueling Solutions

Emirates Global Aluminium

Delta Oil

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Delta Oil is an Egyptian start-up in clean and Agri-Tech sector that offers services in collecting the used cooking oil from households.

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Graphenizer

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Graphene Based Fuel & Oil Additive

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CAFU

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CAFU is a fuel delivery application that offers transportation, car washing, petrol stations, battery charge and engine oil change service.

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Al Gihaz Contracting

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Al Gihaz Contracting is a major firm in the Saudi Arabian and its business is the execution of integrated HV substations.

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Qatar Petroleum

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Qatar Petroleum is a state owned public company specializing in all aspects of petroleum and natural gas exploration and production.

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Mekdam Holding Group

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Mekdam Holding Group is an association of various businesses that specializes in construction, technology, real estate, and energy markets.

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PetroChina International Iraq FZE

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PetroChina International Iraq FZE conducts petroleum operations as well as offers oil and gas development and production services.

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Unique Group

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Unique Group is an integrated subsea and offshore solution provider.

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North Oil Company

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North Oil Company is a joint venture between Qatar Petroleum and Total to redevelop and maximize production from the Al-Shaheen oil field.

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Kuwait Petroleum Corporation

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Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) is fully owned by the State of Kuwait. Its diverse business interests across the spectrum encompass all

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Boubyan Petrochemical Company

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Boubyan Petrochemical Company is a Kuwaiti government-controlled petrochemical company.

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Kuwait National Petroleum Company

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Kuwait National Petroleum Company is the national oil refining company.

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Vela International Marine

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Vela International Marine Limited is one of the largest crude oil tanker companies in the world.

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Beams IT Solutions | Software Company Dubai

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Beams IT Solutions is a Dubai based software firm engaged in software consulting, development, outsourcing and web-based solution.

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Delta Pipe & Tube Trading.

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Delta Pipe & Tube Trading provides sales and distribution of piping / structural products.

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Mubadala Petroleum

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Mubadala Petroleum is an oil and gas company that provides exploration, development, and production projects for oil and gas.

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Satorp

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Satorp is an oil and gas company that produces LPG, benzene, paraxylene, gasoline, jet, diesel, propylene, coke and sulfur products.

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Al Kout Industrial Projects Co

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Al Kout Industrial Projects Co is an chemical product manufacturer of hydrogen gas, salt, oil field chemicals and chlorine products.

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Optinov

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Optinov produces and commercializes gas oil locks for trucks and heavy goods vehicles.

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Petroleum Development Oman

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Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) is the leading exploration and production company in the Sultanate of Oman.

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Naizak Global Engineering Systems

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Naizak Global Engineering Systems is an engineering and IT conglomerate providing services for the Oil and Gas, Electrical and IT companies.

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EGPC

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EGPC is a holding company that supplies crude oil and manpower along with repair and maintenance services for machinery and equipment.

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House of Alireza

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House of Alireza is a multifacet family business that engages in marketing of lubricating oils, ship bunkering, and aircraft refueling.

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Darwish Bin Ahmed & Sons

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DBA Group manages a wide range of segments like infrastructure, oil & gas, mining, air conditioning, power generation, and transportation.

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Global Gases Group

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Global Gases Group is an oil and gas company. It is a supplier of gases and associated products to offshore oil and gas, and more.

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International Petroleum Investment Company

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IPIC, formed by the Abu Dhabi government in 1984 to invest in the energy and related sectors across the globe.

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Al Barrak Industrial Services

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Al Barrak is a multi-engineering company that offers industrial services.

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Joulon

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Joulon operates as a oil and gas asset management services platform.

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Zedan Group

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Zedan Group consists of a number of companies that focus on engineering, procurement and construction.

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Ruwais Fertilizer Industries

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Ruwais Fertilizer Industries is an oil and energy company based in Abu Dhabi.

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ADES International Holding

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ADES International Holding is an oil and gas drilling and production services provider offering offshore and onshore contract drilling.

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Petrochemical Industries

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PIC is a subsidiary of the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) and is a petrochemical industry.

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United Gulf Construction Company

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United Gulf Construction co is a multi-disciplined construction company.

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National Gas And Industrialization

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GASCO as a Gas Company is committed to provide liquidized Petrol Gas (LPG) services to all clients (residential, commercial and industrial).

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National Petroleum Construction Company

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National Petroleum Construction Company provides EPC solutions to both the offshore and onshore oil & gas sector.

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MB Petroleum Services

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MB Petroleum Services is a multinational corporation that provides drilling and integrated well services.

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Oman Oil Co.

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Oman Oil Co. offers integrated upstream, midstream, and downstream oil and gas services.

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Polarcus

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Polarcus is an innovative marine geophysical company.

Emirates Global Aluminium

Oasis Investment

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Oasis Investment is a holding company that owns businesses in manufacturing, engineering, trading, marketing, distribution and publishing.

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Ocean Rubber Factory

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ORF is the middle east’s leading supplier of technical rubber products. ORF has been raising industry standards for decades.

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Al Khafji Joint Operations

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Al Khafji Joint Operations is a government organization that provides exploration, drilling and production of Oil and Gas services.

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Tendeka

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Tendeka provides completions systems and services for oil and gas companies.

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Petrogas E&P

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Petrogas E&P is an energy holding company that specializes in oil and gas exploration and production.

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Robt Stone Llc

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Robt Stone is an EPC and infrastructure contractor executing pipeline and process plants projects in the oil & gas sector.

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Peeraj Group

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Peeraj Group in the services of Oil and Gas, Power and Process industries, Peeraj made beginning as one of the several freight forwarders.

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Petronash

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Petronash is a manufacturer of Modular Wellsite Packages, Chemical Injection Skids, and Wellhead Control Panels for the Oil & Gas Industry.

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Arabian Construction Engineering Company

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Arabian Construction Engineering Company specializes in logistics, oil and gas, construction, real estate, manufacturing and technology.

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Petromin

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Petromin is a oil and gas dealership company located in Jeddah.

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Alexandria Mineral Oils Company (AMOC)

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Alexandria Mineral Oils Company (AMOC) specialized in the oil refining activities.

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Al Hassan Engineering

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Al Hassan Engineering is an EPC contracting and construction company in Oman.

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INDEPENDENT PETROLEUM GROUP KSCP

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IPG is a Kuwait-based company that specializes in crude oil, petroleum products, LPG, petrochemicals, and fertilizers trading and marketing.

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Crescent Group

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Crescent Group operates a group of companies that offer ports, logistics, power, engineering, healthcare, aviation, oil and gas services.

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Al Shoula Group

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Al Shoula Group invests in insurance and real estate and expanded to oil trading and ordinance support.

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Al Ghaith Energy

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Al Ghaith Energy specializes in the field of oil.

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ORO

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ORO is an automobile maintenance company for businesses residing in Riyadh.

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Crescent Petroleum

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Crescent Petroleum is helping to lead Iraq in the post Saddam Hussein era, a process that they pride themselves on.

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Essel Group ME

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Essel Group ME engages in the mining of minerals, exploration of oils and hydrocarbons, and acquisition of natural resource assets.

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Oilserv

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Oilserv offers wireline logging, cementing, acidifying, well testing and coiled tubing services to oil and gas producing companies.

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HyperNym

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Hypernym offers expertise services in software and sensor to various sectors with advanced technology to streamline business operations.

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Dragon Oil

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Dragon Oil is an upstream oil and gas exploration, development and production company.

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Anabeeb

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Anabeeb is a manufacturing company that offers oil & gas, refining, petrochemical, static equipment, downstream and process industries.

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Adgeco Group

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Adgeco Group, Holding Company offers oil & gas, construction, engineering, epc, energy & power services in UAE

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Alkhorayef Group

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Alkhorayef Group is a lubricants company.

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Cockett Group

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Cockett Group is a resellers of marine and petroleum products and services.

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GTA Plastics

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GTA Plastics is a plastic manufacturing company, that manufacturing pails for paint & oil industries, battery boxes for automotive industry.

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Petro Middle East

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PME provides high quality services to the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical and Utilities industries within the U.A.E. and neighboring Gulf States.

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Trouvay & Cauvin Group

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Trouvay & Cauvin Group is an oil and energy industry that provides construction, water, infrastructure and mining services.

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Qatargas

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Qatargas is a largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) producer.

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OES Asset Integrity Management

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OES Asset Integrity Management is third party inspection, audit, appraisal, certification and project services to the oil and gas industry.

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Saudi Industrial Investment Group

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Saudi Industrial Investment Group is a petrochemical company with the main goal is to invest in the petrochemical industry.

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INTERIB Consulting Dubai

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Our goal is to ensure the success of our clients. We offer them not only supply of products but primarily our expertise.

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Muscat Gases

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Muscat gases operates LPG Bottling Plants and that manufactures industrial gas

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MICCO

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MICCO offer consolidated freight services to the emirate’s oil and gas industry.

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Qatar Fuel Additives Company (QAFAC)

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Qatar Fuel Additives Company (QAFAC) produces and supplies Methanol and MTBE to the local, regional and international markets.

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OQ

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OQ is an industrial company that provides trading, oil, energy, chemicals, supply, and marketing services for businesses.

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TAQA

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TAQA specializes in the power and water sector that provides energy and water to communities around the world.

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Port of Fujairah

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Port of Fujairah should continue to be a world-class hub and be sustainable.

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Solumar

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We help Maritime companies (ships and ports) comply with the Agenda 2050 for cutting emmissions in an efficient and sustainable way.

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Applied Vision Solution

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MARQ is a video analytics platform that collects video data and transforms it into actionable insights.

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Manlift Group

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Aerial Work Platform Specialist Rental and Sales

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ENGEAR

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ENGEAR is a Multinational company and holder of PetroErp Group, an integrated energy conglomerate.

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Emirates General Petroleum

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Emirates General Petroleum is an oil company that provide distribution, commercial fuel and petrol products for public and private sectors.

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National Petroleum Services Company

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NAPESCO is a provider of Upstream Oilfield services ,Monitoring and Laboratory Services, Consultancy and Waste Management Services.

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Robosoft Solutions

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We’re a Microsoft Gold certified partner & leading IT consulting firm offering Robo-commodity’–an innovative Commodity Trading ERP software.

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MENA ENERGY

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Mena Energy is an independent company involved in oil trading and shipping.

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Gulf Petroleum Investment

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Gulf Petroleum Investment engages in the provision of financial services in the field of oil, gas, and petrochemical sectors.

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Horizon Geosciences

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Horizon Geosciences is provides offshore and nearshore geophysical survey and geotechnical services to clients worldwide.

Written by Mark Fitz

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