National Concrete Company was formed in 1996 by Y.K. Almoayyed & Sons and Abdulla Ali Alwardi to operate in different fields of the building and construction industry in support of Bahrain’s growing economy. The company is made up of five separate but closely linked entities – National Readymix, National Precast, National Blocks & Paving, National Washed Sand & Aggregates and National Marine Dredging.
National Ready Mix
National Ready Mix is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company supplying ready mix concrete processed by fully computerized concrete batching plants with a combined production capacity in of 600 cubic metre per hour. It is recognized by the Ministry of Works & Agriculture and Ministry of Housing and with sites located in Salmabad and Hidd.
National Precast manufactures customized hollow core concrete slabs according to the requirements of the construction industry. The company’s hi-tech factory produces slabs using a “fast drying” process – the first of its kind in Bahrain – that ensures precision.
National Blocks & Paving
National Blocks and Paving is engaged in the production of high quality blocks and paving through its fully automated and state-of-the-art technology production facilities in Salmabad and Hidd that utilizes a unique curing technology called “Mist Curing.”. The division has an impressive capacity of more than 100,000 blocks per day.
National Washed Sand & Aggregates
National Washed Sands & Aggregates answers the ever increasing demand for quality washed marine sand and aggregates. The company’s plant is located near ALBA and the only one in Bahrain to utilize the latest hydraulic technology – the 200 E Hydro Sander washing equipment – for washing marine sand. An on-site captive Reverse Osmosis plant for water purification to eliminate the chloride content and other contaminants from the sand during the washing process is also utilized.
National Marine Dredging
National Marine Dredging prides itself on being among the top three dredging operators in Bahrain supplying high quality double washed marine sand to customer satisfaction. The company has its own laboratory where the sand is subjected to physical and chemical tests before being delivered by a dedicated fleet of tippers and trailers. Operations are located in Sitra and ASRY with fully equipped workshops for regular and routine maintenance requirements. The company has three dedicated ships for dredging with capacities of 1,200, 700 and 500 cubic metres respectively and with two tugboats for assisting the ships.