Given the urban renaissance and the economic growth witnessed by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in recent years – which the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques has given his full support and attention to a group of businessmen from the industrial sector, armed with their expertise and high efficiency in both trade and industrial fields, joined forces to establish a company and a factory using state of the art technology and know-how. The first result of these efforts culminated in the emerging company obtaining a mining permit, for high-quality raw materials. The company entered into contracts with international companies to build and equip its factory with the most up-to-date efficient and best quality equipment.
Take a leading position in Saudi cement industry through:
City Cement believes in the importance of its social responsibilities towards the society and the country.
For this, the company is actively engaged in supporting a variety of activities and events including spiritual, cultural, educational, sports, touristic and environmental events. The company grants special cement prices for Marat province.
By heating a mixture of limestone, clay and some other materials in special kilns in a high temperature to melt and become homogeneous to form what will be known as clinker. Then the clinker is mixed with gypsum and other materials to arrive at the Ordinary Portland Cement, which is considered the type that is suitable for the modern architecture, concrete works and repair, maintenance & restoration works …etc.
This cement is characterized by low contents of Tri Calcium Aluminate (C3A) - that chemically reacts with sulfate ions available in soil and water - that prevents concrete expansion and cracking in places where the soil contains a high percentage of sulfates.
This type of cement is used in Dams construction; coastal (marine) works e.g. ports and platforms, sewage treatment structures, and foundations.
City Cement was awarded SASO Certificate in recognition of the company’s full adherence to the organization’s strict quality.
This quality certificate is awarded to the companies which conform to appropriate and correct quality system and inspection in all their trading and production operations
This Environmental Management System Certificate (EN ISO 14001:2004) was awarded to the company. The system is universally adopted to determine and establish the requirements of the environmental management system, to deal with the environmental aspects that an institution controls or are expected to control and impact.
This company was given this integrated quality management (GOLDEN) award in Paris. This award is given to international companies with outstanding performance in the fields of integrated quality management, economic growth, leadership, technical improvement, and innovation.
This company had been given this integrated quality management award in 2012.
This award is set up to recognize true global sustainable exemplars including governmental institutions, green building councils, environmental agencies and green companies that have been innovative and creative in pursuing the sustainable imperative.