Established in 1976, Ali Zaid Al-Quraishi & Partners Electrical Services of S.A. (AQESA) was formed by AZAQ in cooperation with Westinghouse Electrical Corp. The company started operations by selling and distributing a wide range of American products. Now AQESA has grown and become an independent, Saudi managed company, making available to the Kingdom and the Gulf countries a vast range of Electrical, Mechanical, Oil & Gas products and equipment sourced worldwide.
AQESA also provides field services to its customers, Managing and Supervising Installations, Testing, Commissioning and Erection Works. Headquartered in Dammam, AQESA has four sectors: Infrastructure, Utilities, Oil & Gas and Wholesale, which operate through five full service branches across the Kingdom. Highly qualified engineers can be at any site on short notice to install a broad variety of products from switches and sockets to transformers and sub-stations, plus provide after sales service. AQESA has a dedicated procurement and logistics facility based in Pennsylvania, USA, which offers vital logistical support for the supply of products to Saudi Arabia.
AQESA is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company and an approved supplier to Saudi Aramco, Saudi Electricity Company, the Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu, SABIC, SWCC, the Ministry of Defense and Aviation, the Royal Saudi Air Force and other government agencies and major contractors.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for 3M products for businesses. 3M produces thousands of imaginative professional products that help businesses thrive. One third of 3M’s sales come from products that were invented within the past five years. The company markets abrasives, films, tapes, adhesives, chemicals and other products of use to industries such as Energy, Oil & Gas, Manufacturing, Safety and Transportation. 3M employs thousands of researchers and scientists around the world. With operations in 70 countries and sales in 200, the global 3M team is committed to creating the technology and products that advance every company. Learn more at the 3M website.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for the Amphenol Industrial Products Group (AIPG), a division of the Amphenol Corporation. Manufacturing connectors since 1932, AIPG is the world’s leading manufacturer of cylindrical connectors. The company’s product lines consist of rectangular, standard miniature, fiber optic, EMI/EMP filter and a variety of special application connectors. AIPG is proud that it is the undisputed leader in interconnect systems for harsh environment applications. Such applications require a high degree of engineering sophistication and precision manufacturing capability. Innovations such as AIPG’s RADSOK® contact technology can provide roughly 50 percent more current through the same size pin. Learn more at the AIPG website.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for APEX Automation Solutions (APEX). Headquartered in Canada, APEX Automation Solutions is a worldwide market leader in the design and manufacture of Alarm Annunciator equipment for a wide variety of applications. APEX provides custom Annunciator Panels and Light Boxes to monitor, display and manage the alarm processing of industrial plants. The company also offers custom made solutions in revamping projects to replace existing Annunciators in order to minimize the required modifications on existing enclosures and panels. More than 35 years of involvement in various industries and applications has allowed APEX to develop high quality products to cover the technical specifications of different industry sectors such as: Oil, Gas, Petrochemical, Chemical, Power Generation & Distribution, Mining, Telecommunications and many more. For more information, please view the online overview of APEX’s Alarm Annunciators.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for BARTEC Middle East LLC (BARTEC FEAM). There are working situations in which sparks should never be allowed to fly! The electrical safety equipment and accessories manufactured by BARTEC FEAM are used in areas in which an explosive atmosphere may form. The company’s explosion proof products include Lighting, Enclosures, Cable Glands, Conduit Fittings, Control Stations, Receptacles & Socket Outlets, Earthing Clamps, Acoustic Signalers, Fans, Radiators and Control Panels. BARTEC FEAM serves the Oil & Gas Industry as well as Chemical, Petrochemical and Pharmaceutical companies worldwide. Learn more at the BARTEC FEAM website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for CHINT Electric Co., Ltd., also known as CHINT Power T&D. CHINT is a leading player in the Power Transmission & Distribution industry and Low-Voltage Electrical industry. The company is headquartered in Shanghai, where it owns one of the world’s largest power transmission and distribution equipment manufacturing facilities covering 900,000m2. CHINT’s product lines encompass all series of power transmission & distribution equipment. To view product technical details and download catalogs, see the online CHINT product showroom.
AQESA is the exclusive representative in Saudi Arabia for Dalian Insulator Group Co. Ltd (DALIAN INSULATOR). Founded in 1915 and located in the Shuang D Port of Dalian, the company is famous for its porcelain and composite electrical insulators, station post insulators and porcelain hardware fittings for the electrical industry. It is the largest transmission line insulator manufacturing enterprise in China. DALIAN INSULATOR has its own R&D facilities and has won many quality awards including the “Famous Brand in China.” Learn more at the DALIAN INSULATOR website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for Elektrotechnische Werke Fritz Driescher & Söhne GmbH (DRIESCHER). A leading global supplier of medium-voltage and low-voltage switchgear and switching devices, DRIESCHER develops and manufactures high-quality electrical technology for energy distribution that bears the "Made in Germany" brand. As the holder of 300 patents, the originator of many global standards and the manufacturer of compatible, future-proof solutions, DRIESCHER provides a broad product range based on a modular system. Learn more at the DRIESCHER website.
Eaton is a power management company that provides energy-efficient solutions to help its customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is structured according to its five main business segments: Electrical Products; Electrical Systems & Services; Hydraulics; Aerospace; and Vehicle. Learn more about Eaton through its website.
In 2012, Eaton acquired Cooper Industries. Customers can still find their favorite Cooper Power Systems products and solutions through Eaton’s online resources. Cooper Wiring Devices have been re-branded as Eaton Wiring Devices. And Crouse-Hinds products are now Crouse-Hinds by Eaton.
In Saudi Arabia, AQESA is the exclusive representative for EATON.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for EITA-Schneider (Mfg) Sdn Bhd (formally known as EITA-Pacific (Mfg) Sdn Bhd). With technology support from its Germany business partner – Schneider Steurungstechnik GmbH, EITA-Schneider was established in 1997 in Malaysia as a subsidiary of the EITA Group. The company focuses on the Elevator and Escalator Industry, operating its own assembly plant and R&D Center. EITA-Schneider is certified ISO 9001 compliant, with its Elevator and Escalator Systems meeting the stringent safety requirements of TUV SUD. EITA-Schneider is also OSHA certified in all aspects of project implementation. EITA-Schneider offers Elevators and Escalators for Residential, Retail, Hotels, Shopping Centers, Convention Centers, Showrooms, Medical Centers, Educational Institutions, Offices, Factories, Warehouses and Public Infrastructure. Please view the EITA-Schneider portfolio online.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for Federal Electric (FEDERAL). Founded in 1990 in Adapazari, Turkey, FEDERAL is among the world’s leading Low Voltage Circuit Breaker manufacturers. The company holds patents for over 100 products and was among the early adopters of the ISO 9000 quality standard. FEDERAL’s product line includes compact type circuit breakers from 16A to 2500A, open type switches from 630A to 5000A, plus fuses, meters, contactors, capacitors, relays and much more. View all 3250 products in FEDERAL’s online catalog.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for GE Lighting, the professional division of General Electric (GE), specializing in lighting solutions all around the world. GE was born from the invention of the world's first affordable incandescent lamp. More than a century later, GE’s Lighting business still brings light to the world, helping advance new technologies such as fluorescents and light-emitting diodes (LEDs), that operate with more efficiency, less cost and less environmental impact than ever before. GE Lighting EMEA provides more than 6000 lamp types and solutions. GE Lighting offers Indoor Lighting with 5 years guarantee; reliable & energy-efficient LED lighting for industrial environments; and newly extended LED Tube products. View them all at the GE Lighting EMEA website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for Global Transformers & Switchgears FZCO (GTS), part of the Abu Dhabi-based RMB Group. An ISO 9001 certified company, GTS is the first transformer plant in the Middle East to produce the largest capacity transformers – 132 kV class. Established in the Jebel Ali Free Zone in 2004 under a technical collaboration with OCREV, an Italian transformer manufacturer, GTS’ standard product range covers different types of transformers from 100 KVA to 100 MVA and up to 220kVclass, required for a variety of applications in the energy sector. See all the product offerings at the GTS website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for Gustav Hensel GmbH & Co, headquartered in Lennestadt, Germany. Due to its consistent quality philosophy, since 1931, Hensel-brand products have established themselves in a wide variety of industries. Hensel products offer the highest level of protection against corrosion and accidents involving electric current. They are resistant to UV radiation, impacts, dust and water, and can be used in extreme environments, under tough conditions. Hensel-branded product lines span Junction Boxes, Distribution Boards, Enclosures and Cable Entry Systems. View the full product line at the Hensel website.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for Honeywell International Inc. (Honeywell). Home & Building Technologies, Performance Materials & Technologies, and Safety & Productivity Solutions are all areas of focus for Honeywell. Oil & Gas Solutions from Honeywell include instrumentation, automation and advanced solutions that help businesses achieve high levels of reliability, flexibility, efficiency and safety. Honeywell’s Industrial Controls enable organizations to operate safe, reliable, efficient, sustainable and more profitable facilities. Honeywell’s comprehensive portfolio of building automation systems gives owners and managers the opportunity to select the best solution for their specific needs. These scalable solutions are the foundation of an integrated energy management and security plan for over 100,000 buildings worldwide. Learn more at the Honeywell website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries. While the company is famous for its excavators and construction equipment, it has used its advanced ergonomic engineering and technologies to create Forklift Trucks which offer lasting performance in a quality product. To complete its Forklift Truck range, Hyundai has launched new warehouse equipment. The warehouse catalog includes Pallet Trucks, Pallet Stackers, Reach Trucks and Tow Trucks. Hyundai maintains a robust Spare Parts Division to ensure customer satisfaction and optimal machine performance. Approximately 97% of all Hyundai spare parts are continuously in stock in its warehouses. Learn more at the Hyundai Heavy Industries website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for inoLECT, LLC (inoLECT). Founded in 1998 in the USA, the company is known for its power system solutions. inoLECT manufactures the leading product in Remote Racking, the inoRAC, which allows operators to rack circuit breakers from outside of the Arc Flash Boundary, reducing the risk of arc flash injury and equipment damage. The inoRAC Remote Racking Device operates all major manufacturers’ low and medium voltage breakers. The newest addition to the inoRAC product line is the inoRAC2 Portable, designed for substations or locations that aren’t easily accessible. Learn more at the inoLECT website.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for La Marche Manufacturing Company (La Marche). Since 1945, USA headquartered La Marche has been providing reliable power conversion products. La Marche products include industrial battery chargers, rectifiers, power supplies, inverters and many more. The Company has built its reputation by controlling all aspects of the development process including design, in-house manufacturing and testing. La Marche is an ISO 9001:2008-certified manufacturer, which includes 100 percent functional testing for every La Marche product. La Marche serves the Utility, Telecom, Engine Start, Material Handling, Marine and many other markets. View their product lines and brochures at the La Marche website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for Shenzhen Lantis Lighting Technology Company Limited (LANTIS). Founded in 2009, LANTIS is a state-level high tech enterprise located in Shenzhen that specializes in the R&D, production and marketing of LED products. The company’s R&D focuses on power supply, optical design, heat dissipation, appearance and structure. LANTIS products have earned TUV, SAA, UL and DLC certificates. In regards to quality of manufacturing, LANTIS follows all ISO 9001 specifications. In 2015, LANTIS launched its market leading linear lights, which in addition to new installations in supermarkets, warehouses, auto dealerships, etc., have also found great favor in retrofit applications, replacing traditional tube fixtures. Please view the LANTIS online catalog for more information.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for Australia’s Lightning Protection International PTY LTD (LPI). The company’s products and services focus on reducing the risks associated with lightening induced energy. The LPI product families include: Direct Strike Protection Products, Earthing & Bonding Products, Powerline Protection Products and Telecommunication & Data Protection Products. In addition to its lightning protection and earthing product ranges, LPI also offers a comprehensive technical and risk/benefit consultancy service, risk analyses and in-house design services for direct strike lightning protection, power and data protection, and earthing/grounding systems. Learn more at the LPI website.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for MENNEKES Elektrotechnik Sachsen GmbH (MENNEKES). A leading manufacturer of industrial plugs and connectors, MENNEKES has subsidiaries and branches in over 90 countries. To ensure the quality of its products and technologies, MENNEKES is certified ISO 9001:2008. The company offers industrial plugs and connectors across many categories including: easy to install, screwless, extreme conditions, explosion proof and mobile. The “Product Advantages” feature of the MENNEKES’ website, shows the key benefits of each of their product lines. Know the technical specifications of all MENNEKES’ plugs and connectors from the MENNEKES website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for M&I Materials Limited. Born out of the research division of GEC Alstom, the UK’s M&I Materials combines the proven pedigree of long-standing products – know to customers for more than 50 years – with the research and development expertise to bring new solutions to market. M&I Materials offers specialist materials for industry and science including specialist tungsten alloy components; voltage dependent resistors; high performance transformer fluids; and high vacuum lubricants & sealants. See the complete product line at the M&I Materials website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for Hyderabad’s Turbo Engineers and Consultants Private Limited (TEC). From routine maintenance to major overhauling, TEC provides complete, customized, professional management and consultancy services to support the Power, Oil & Gas and Petrochemical Industries. With a broad knowledge base, trained resources and competence in operation, repairs, maintenance, planning and engineering, TEC brings specialty skills in Gas Turbines, Steam Turbines, Turbo Generators, Compressors and Transformers. TEC’s experience in Project Management, Technical Advisory and Training incorporate best practices, on-site management and technical skills to execute all phases of the project cycle effectively. Learn more at the TEC website.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for TECO Industrial Motors & Applications Group (TECO). Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, the company produces a complete line of motors, ranging from 1/4Hp to 60,000Hp, and a broad selection of engineered products, including High Efficiency Motors, Inverter Duty Motors and Explosion Proof Motors to meet a variety of customer needs. TECO has manufacturing in Taiwan, Malaysia, China and the USA, backed by certifications such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001, UL and SASO. Download their e-Catalog to view all TECO’s products.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for Unitrends. The global leader in all-in-one enterprise backup and continuity solutions, Unitrends increases uptime and confidence in a world in which IT professionals must do more with less. Unitrends leverages high-availability hardware and software engineering, cloud economics, enterprise power with consumer-grade design, and customer-obsessed support to natively provide all-in-one enterprise backup and continuity. The result is a “one throat to choke” set of offerings that allow customers to focus on their business rather than backup. Learn more at the Unitrends website.
AQESA is the main distributor in Saudi Arabia for WAGO Kontakttechnik GmbH & Co. KG (WAGO), a family-owned company headquartered in Minden, Germany. Independently operating for three generations, WAGO has become an international standard-setting provider of electrical interconnect and automation solutions. WAGO is the world leader in spring pressure connection technology. WAGO’s product lines include Rail-Mounted Terminal Block Systems; Pluggable Rail-Mounted Terminal Blocks; Terminal Blocks and Connectors; Pluggable Connector Systems; PCB Terminal Blocks and Connectors; Components for Automation; Interface Electronics; and Marking Accessories & Marking Units. Please go to the WAGO website to view all WAGO’s products and solutions.
AQESA is the exclusive partner in Saudi Arabia for Youyang Airport Lighting Equipment Inc. (Youyang). Established in Anyang City, South Korea in 1975, Youyang is a leader in Airfield Ground Lighting Systems, which it markets worldwide. Youyang provides total Airfield Ground Lighting, with its own factory operations, engaged in producing all types of equipment systems for runways’ and taxiways’ elevated and inset lights, including power distribution as well as all required light fittings and accessories. Its systems include Airport Field Lighting, Airport Ground Lighting, Runway Edge Lighting, Taxiway Lighting, Apron Lighting, Heliport Lighting, LED Airport Ground Lighting and LED Airport Field Lighting. Youyang’s products have been certified by the FAA in the US, MAC in Russia and Bureau Veritas in France. For more information please visit Youyang’s website.