Arabian Power Electronics Company Expanding Operations

October 05, 2016 by Jeff Shepard

The Arabian Power Electronics Company (APEC), a global power electronics manufacturer fully-owned by Eram Group, today announced its regional expansion plans for the UAE and other GCC countries at the Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) 2016, which is being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from 4-6 October 2016. The company showcased its extensive range of products and appointed Eram Trading, a subsidiary of Eram Group, as the agency to market APEC's products in the UAE.

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) inaugurated APEC’s world-class power electronics equipment range including its uninterruptible power supply systems, battery chargers, inverters, frequency converters and solar power systems in the UAE at the exhibition.

“In 2013, APEC opened a world-class manufacturing facility in Al-Khobar – Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, which was the first and only one of its kind in the GCC region to manufacture custom-made Industrial Power Electronics equipment to cater the requirement of the region. Over the last three years, our business has grown and we now have customers across all the GCC countries. As part of our company’s strategic roadmap, we felt the need to have on-the-ground resources to support our growing customer base and by appointing reputed partners in different countries, we could ensure that we not only offer the best quality products but also the best customer service and support. For the UAE market, we appointed Eram Trading, subsidiary of Eram Group, as our agent as they have the market knowledge, expertise and reach to grow our business in the country,” said Mr. Jacob Thomas, Business Unit Head, APEC.

“We are pleased to make our regional debut at WETEX 2016, which is a perfect platform for APEC to showcase our world-class products that meet or exceed the highest quality standards, raise our corporate profile and increase the visibility of our products to a niche focused audience. Our team of engineers and experts are holding demos of our environmentally friendly power electronics solutions and sharing APEC’s services, success stories and best practices with customers visiting at our stand,” Mr. Thomas added.

APEC provides comprehensive engineering solutions to secure critical processes with clean and reliable power supply systems. Since its launch, the company’s strategy has been to develop environmental friendly products and contribute socio-economically to the society, which has been the vision of its founder - Dr. Siddeek Ahmed, Chairman & Managing Director of Eram Group. With a mission to secure critical processes with highly reliable and highly efficient power solutions, APEC has been manufacturing products that can last and withstand the unique environmental conditions of the region.

"Eram Group’s focus has been on building the company’s capability in technology based products and services. We believe that the GCC region requires a lot of emphasis on technology innovation and R & D and through our subsidiaries like APEC, we are trying to contribute on our part," said Mr. Mohamed Al Shallali, Chief Technical Advisor of Eram Group.

APEC is also a major Service provider of power electronics products with a highly experienced team of trained and certified Engineers and Technicians. The company has service centers in strategic locations and offers customers 24x7 service support. APEC’s quality management system conforms to the highest international standards meeting clients' requirements.

APEC, an ISO9001, ISO14000 and ISO18000 certified company, caters to customers ranging from airlines, infrastructure, utility power, oil and gas plants, to all industries that require industrial-grade power supply products, where reliability and efficiency are very important. Some of its customers are esteemed companies such as Saudi Aramco, Saudi Electricity Company, SABIC, Qatar Petroleum, GACA, Shell to name a few.