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Safety Services Group manufactures the Middle East's largest grommet slings

10th November 2014

Safety Services Group has fabricated the region’s largest grommet slings for a Saudi Aramco project to provide heavy lift slings for offshore oil and gas drilling and rigging

Safety Services Group manufactures the Middle Easts largest grommet slings
UAE based Safety Services Group (SSG), leaders in lifting equipment engineering and turnkey solutions, have manufactured the region’s largest grommet slings for Saudi Aramco.

UAE based Safety Services Group (SSG), leaders in lifting equipment engineering and turnkey solutions, have manufactured the region’s largest grommet slings for Saudi Aramco, the state-owned oil company of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

The grommet slings, with a lifting capacity of over 4000-metric tonnes, were fabricated at Safety Services Group’s Dubai facility. Dimensions as per client specifications included 192-mm and 164-mm diameter slings in various lengths. Grommet and cable-laid slings were developed as per stringent industry stipulations to provide heavy lift slings for offshore oil drilling and rigging.

Mohamed Basheer, President, Safety Services Group, said: “The fabrication of grommet slings of this scale has never been accomplished in the region before. The job was delivered in an extremely tight time frame meeting all industrial and regulatory standards.”

“As we mark our 35th anniversary this year, we have established ourselves as the market leaders in providing fast and efficient turnover of high end lifting products and services. Our specialist engineers ensure that our processes, technology, and knowledge are optimized to meet leading global standards.”

Headquartered in the United Arab Emirates, Safety Services Group enjoys estimated annual revenue of AED 150 million. The Group employs over 500 qualified engineers and technicians to serve its customers across the Middle East, Asia, Africa and Europe.

Safety Services Group began operations in 1979 with Emirates Safety Services, the first company in the Middle East to provide quality inspection services of lifting equipment. SSG serves clients across diverse sectors including energy, oil and gas, marine and industrial construction.

Safety Audit Services, Safety Marine Services, Safety Technical Services, Seatronics, Safety Star Services, Bash-P International are just a few companies under the Safety Services Group that have made an impact locally and internationally.

Safety Services Group will showcase its state of the art products and services at ADIPEC 2014 (Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference). SSG will be exhibiting in Hall 12, Stand No. 12180, along with its key principals during the four-day event from the 10 – 13 November, 2014.  

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