written on April 25, 2013


After receiving the final construction permit from Saudi Industrial Property Authority (MODON), Bin Harkil Co. Ltd. management have commenced procurement of process equipment for its Granite Factory in Najran, Saudi Arabia. The company is now on a fast track to build its Granite Manufacturing Factory. The procurement department has recently concluded installation agreements for process and support equipment supply from short listed manufacturers. Ground breaking and civil works have also commenced (photos above).


An agreement was signed with Pellegrini Meccanica Spa, an Italian supplier of stone block cutting machines for the supply and installation of a complete Granite Block Dressing and Squaring System. It includes the acquisition of the latest DF Twin Mono wire machines. The agreement between the parties includes long term technical and operational support for the factory. According to the company's Managing Director, the agreement with Pellegrini is paving the way for more cooperation with one of the world's known manufacturer of Granite Process machineries. The purchase was based on quality and local support service availability in Saudi Arabia through its local partner with Arabian Roots. They have demonstrated their local ability to support the product in the future, and Bin Harkil Co. Ltd. looks forward to work with Pellegrini and its local partner.


Officina Faedo is one of the leading manufacturers of high capacity industrial cranes. As a necessity for Bin Harkil's Granite factory, an agreement for the procurement of various cranes was concluded with Officina FAEDO of Italy. The order was for the supply of 6.3 Ton cranes, Jib Cranes, Top loaders and 10 Ton cranes. Some of the cranes will also be installed for Bin Harkil Co. Ltd. manufacturing facility in Jeddah. Initial delivery of the cranes have arrived and will be completed in the last week of April 2013. Bin Harkil Co. Ltd. have selected FAEDO as supplier of such critical items because of its product reliability and the manufacturer commitment for after sales support service. According to the Engineering Manager of Bin Harkil Co. Ltd., the final selection for FAEDO to supply the cranes for a significant quantity on a single order was issued after a rigorous technical evaluation where all parameters are met by the supplier.
A meeting was held with Tecnoidea Impianti Srl represented by its Co- owner Mr. Fernando Cassi and Sales Representative Mr. Livio Sica with Bin Harkil Co. Ltd. Managing Director Mr. Nasser Al-Sagour at the head office last April 10, 2013. The meeting paved the way for an agreement for the supply and installation of a 15000 LTR per minute waste water treatment plant for Bin Harkil Co. Ltd. Granite Factory in Najran Saudi Arabia. Mr. Cassi stressed that TECNOIDEA is proud to work with Bin Harkil not only for the Granite processing Plant Waste water treatment but also they are hoping to expand the cooperation of technical and engineering relationship with Bin Harkil Co. Ltd.. TECNOIDEA looks forward to other Industries in the country which requires slurry dewatering systems such as quarries, civil engineering projects and mining, where Bin Harkil Co. Ltd. is known for. TECNOIDEA is proud to be part of Bin Harkil Co. Ltd. as a recognized technical partner. The selection of TECNOIDEA for this important project was based on its well known process and product quality. Bin Harkil Co. Ltd. and TECNOIDEA aims for a mutual benefit by sharing their expertise with each other for a growing environmental protection endeavor to improve the conservation of water and recovery of a valuable resource in Saudi Arabia.