8: Arabian Pipe Company
APC is one of the largest pipe manufacturers in the region
Arabian Pipe Company, a Saudi joint stock company, is the largest manufacturer of medium range High Frequency Welded (HFW) steel pipes in the Middle East.
It has a market capitalisation of almost US 15.7 million (SR59 million). Its facility, within an investment exceeding $199.98 million, is centrally located in the Riyadh Second Industrial City and specialises in the manufacture and anti-corrosion coating HFW pipe for the construction industry, as well as the hydrocarbon sectors.
Its annual production capacity is 160,000 metric tonnes per year. The operation incorporates state-of-the-art technology exceeding the stringent requirements of companies working in the oil and gas field.
It has major export markets, as well as working on local projects, including some for Saudi Aramco. Respectively, these projects include crude onshore pipelines for clients KOC and Saudi Texaco; a 463km pipeline onshore for the Dahran-to-Riyadh product pipeline; as well as products onshore for ABV Rock and Al Joaib.