New Jeddah facility inaugurated

Abdul Latif Jameel Machinery has strengthened its position across Saudi Arabia by inaugurating a state-of-the-art facility in Jeddah.

The facility, in Jeddah’s Al Nakheel district, offers a range of services for the industrial and heavy machinery sector. It contains multiple workshop bays, a component rebuild workshop and a lubricant sampling laboratory.

Young Saudi talent will also get the opportunity to experience a specialized work environment in the facility’s competence development center.

Representatives from Abdul Latif Jameel, Komatsu Ltd and the Embassy of Japan in Saudi Arabia – including the Ambassador, His Excellency Mr Norihiro Okuda – attended the inauguration ceremony.

Hassan Jameel, Deputy President and Vice Chairman of Abdul Latif Jameel Domestic, said: “This facility will expand our capability to deliver global-standard services quickly and more efficiently. It also complements our commitment to supporting the government of Saudi Arabia’s economic diversification initiatives.”


Tetsuji Ohashi, President and Chief Executive Officer of Komatsu Ltd, said: “Komatsu’s history in Saudi Arabia began in the late 1960s… [and] this facility will reassure our customers of our continued support to Komatsu’s products and demonstrates a long-term commitment to the Saudi market.”



Abdul Latif Jameel Machinery is a leading provider of commercial vehicles, heavy equipment and generator sets in Saudi Arabia. It sells, rents and provides parts and services for global, industry-leading brands including Komatsu, Manitou, Foton-Loxa and Teksan Generators.

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