Oil & Gas News, November 2018: CLIMAX Portable Machining and Welding Systems is the world’s premier supplier of portable machining and welding equipment. Under its CALDER product line, the corporation provides the world’s most advanced line of valve testing and repair systems. CLIMAX | CALDER opened a new facility in Dammam, Saudi Arabia on November 19, which includes an interactive product demonstration room, certified CALDER VALVE INSTITUTE™ training centre and a full-time customer support centre.
Speaking to OGN after the grand opening, Tom Cunningham, President and CEO of CLIMAX, said the company is growing rapidly and intends to expand further in the Middle East.
“We are on a path of continuous expansion and in the last three years we have more than doubled the size of our global representatives’ network besides doubling the number of our global rental depots. We have launched over 60 new products in the last four years and we plan to unveil at least one new product every quarter,” Cunningham says.
US-headquartered (HQ) CLIMAX, which has presence all over the world, has its Middle East & Africa HQ in Dubai, Asia-Pacific HQ in Singapore, UK HQ in Manchester, European HQ in Germany, several satellite offices throughout the world and now this new site in Dammam. The company has more than 85 sales and rental outlets all over the globe.
CLIMAX | CALDER has tied up with Zamil Group in Saudi Arabia, giving the combined team the ability to respond efficiently and confidently to any valve testing and repair requirement anywhere in the kingdom. The company is offering the best equipment, technology, and customer support in the industry.