Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies joined forces with Dahua Technology to bring smart integrated security and surveillance solutions to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia


United Arab Emirates: Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies (AFET), part of Al-
Futtaim Group, held the first-ever joint seminar in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with long-term partner, Dahua Technology to showcase their smart integrated solutions in the domain of security and surveillance systems.

At the seminar, AFET introduced its Infrastructure Services division’s strong competencies to deliver Dahua Technology’s surveillance solution across various sectors. These sectors include Smart City surveillance, road & transport security and surveillance systems, education smart surveillance monitoring solution, hospitality surveillance systems, and multilocation monitoring and recording solutions.

Organizations have been embracing digital transformation to improve customer experience and enhance infrastructure which is in line with the Saudi Vision 2030 to build a futuristic city by harnessing data. There has also been a rising demand for cutting-edge surveillance technology and better control of network devices, without compromising on privacy. Understanding this, AFET is bringing its renowned portfolio of Infrastructure Technology services, and solutions to offer end to end IT services in the kingdom.

Murali S., Managing Director at Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies said, “This strategic partnership will further strengthen and support our cyber resilience capabilities and offerings to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia market. Our expertise in providing a holistic 360-degree solutions to the building and high technology industries, perfectly complement Dahua Technology’s focus on world- leading video-centric smart IoT solution and services. We look forward to introducing our smart integrated security and surveillance and are confident that this will be a mutually beneficial relationship to enable a safer society and smarter living in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.”

The solutions of security and surveillance in the current market situation are not only limited to the supply and integration, but also its extension to provide world-class customer service and support. Al- Futtaim Engineering & Technologies has developed a strong base of skilled engineers and technicians to manage such necessities.

Gary Li, General Manager at Dahua Technology KSA said, “Today, modern security and
surveillance needs are expanding, and our customer’s requirements have shifted from simple security and surveillance products to smart technology. Working with Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies allows us to access and understand the technical knowhow while also integrating these smart solutions to exceed our client expectations. As a world-leading video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider, we are proud to work with Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies to provide innovative and reliable products to their business units in Saudi Arabia.”

Through a shared vision of using premium quality products and holistic solutions, both companies have a proven track record of enabling their customers to grow their businesses and create value for end users. These smart integrated safety and security systems are made available to customers and businesses in the Saudi market by Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies, the leading multi- disciplinary engineering provider operating across the region.

Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies’ Infrastructure Services division embrace Design Thinking principles and uses a framework to work together with customers to address issues from stakeholders’ perspectives in their digital journey. The goal is to advance business growth and improve customer intimacy by bridging all gaps with the use of innovative solutions, such as audio visual & broadcast, security solutions, extra low voltage systems, voice applications solutions & infrastructure solutions and data groups.

As one of the region’s leading system integrators, Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies does more than simply invest in tomorrow’s business solutions. It helps them grow, perform, and succeed by bringing together the right experience, infrastructure, and opportunities to turn great ideas into business value.

With over 45 years of operations and a proven track record in the UAE, KSA, Egypt, and Qatar, Al- Futtaim Engineering & Technologies is the premium choice for holistic engineering and technology solutions in the market. The trusted industry leader provides superior reliable products and services such as MEP, Facilities Management, Air Conditioning, Scaffolding and Access Solutions, Elevators and Escalators, Control and Life Safety, Building Products, Energy Management, Digital Transformation and Technology Infrastructure to the building industry. Al-Futtaim Engineering &  Technologies targets businesses looking to advance and elevate customer and business partners’ reputations with quality, reliability, and on-time work.

About Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies
Al-Futtaim Engineering & Technologies offers customers complete engineering and systems integration solutions. Established over 45 years ago, the Engineering arm operates in the United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Egypt and provides a wide variety of products and services for the construction industry from air conditioning, scaffolding and access solutions, elevators and escalators, control and life safety, facilities management, building products, MEP, Technology Infrastructure and Digital transformation.

The company continues to successfully represent strong international brands like AFTRON, Airedale, Hitachi, Johnson Control, TOTO, LM, Toshiba, Roca and KRANTZ amongst others.

The Technologies division provides complete business solutions to large, medium, and small customers that include networking solutions, IP telephony, infrastructure, contact center solutions, business applications, ELV systems, professional audio-visual solutions and managed services.

These solutions are further complemented by services that include project management, installation, testing, commissioning, and after-sales maintenance contracts. Its partners include best-in-class vendors such as Panasonic, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise and Microsoft Business Solutions amongst others and currently operates in the UAE and has branch offices across Pakistan.

About Al-Futtaim Group
Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim today is one of the most diversified and progressive, privately held regional businesses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Structured into five operating divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate, retail and health; employing more than 33,000 employees across more than 20 countries in the Middle East, Asia and Africa, we partner with
over 200 of the world’s most admired and innovative brands. Al-Futtaim Group’s entrepreneurship and relentless customer focus enables the organisation to continue to grow and expand; responding to the changing needs of our customers within the societies in which we operate. By upholding our values of respect, excellence, collaboration, integrity; Al-Futtaim Group continues to enrich the lives and aspirations of our customers each and every day.