Senaat is the UAE’s largest industrial holding company, managing assets for the Government of Abu Dhabi. It is fully owned by the Abu Dhabi Government and has been mandated to create, optimise, promote, and champion capital and power intensive assets in the UAE. The company is a key contributor to Abu Dhabi’s Economic Vision 2030, which aims to diversify the Emirate’s economy away from its reliance on the hydrocarbon sector by developing a strong industrial capability.
Senaat, which translates as “industries”, manages more than US$7.3 billion (AED26.8 billion) of industrial assets and has invested an average of AED1.9 billion a year over the last ten years in the non-oil sector. Senaat currently operates in four of the key industrial sectors listed in Abu Dhabi 2030—metals, oil and gas services, construction and building materials, and food and beverages manufacturing.
The company employs more than 19,500 people across its portfolio of nine companies, which includes Emirates Steel, National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC), Arkan, Ducab, Agthia, Al Foah, Taweelah Aluminium Extrusion Company (TALEX), Al Gharbia Pipe Company, and Ducab Aluminium Company (DAC); its leadership is made up mainly of Emirates nationals.
National Petroleum Construction Company (NPCC) is a leading international EPC contractor. It provides engineering, procurement, construction, installation, and commissioning services to the offshore and onshore oil and gas sector.
It has over 1200 engineers—based in its four engineering centres in Abu Dhabi, UAE; Mumbai and Hyderabad, India; and La Ciotat, France— capable of providing a full range of engineering solutions across all disciplines. It owns a fleet of 22 offshore vessels equipped with modern facilities to support its offshore operations, which can operate in depths from 10 to 2000 meters. It has 2 fabrication yards in Abu Dhabi, Musaffah & ICAD 4, with a capacity of 100,000 MT and covering an area of 1.3 million square meters.
Over the years, NPCC’s lucrative achievements, up-to-date facilities and dynamic growth have transformed this local company into a major international (EPC) contractor. It is headquartered in Abu Dhabi and operates in GCC, India, and South East Asia and has plans to expand to Africa and Caspian.
Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, is advancing the development, commercialisation and deployment of renewable energy and clean technologies as a link between today’s fossil fuel economy and the energy economy of the future.
The Company’s vision is to make Abu Dhabi the preeminent source of renewable energy knowledge, development and implementation, as well as the world’s benchmark for sustainable development.
Masdar is committed to supporting the economic diversification of the UAE; realising innovative solutions that address the particular development and sustainability needs of the Middle East & North Africa; as well as actively demonstrating how the private sector can drive the global sustainability agenda.
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