Bahra Cables Company Ltd., an affiliate of Construction Products Holding Company (CPC), recently signed an agreement with the company handling the new project of King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah.
Under the deal, Bahra Cables will supply medium-voltage cable worth SR300 million for the first phase of the project, which can accommodate 30 million passengers annually.
Talal Idriss, chief executive officer of Bahra Cables, said: "The mega project confirms that our cables are capable to meet the needs of major construction companies rather than importing from abroad, as well as enjoy great confidence."
He said Bahra Cables produces high, medium and low voltage cables which are fire-resistant and do not emit smoke or toxic and suffocating gases in case of fire or electric circuit shortage.
Idriss said: "The company has acquired several certifications including and others for its production of power cables. The company, as well, got ISO 9001: 2008 for its collection of medium and high voltage cables up to 132 kV. Bahra Cables is also the first Saudi cable manufacturer gets ISO 14001: 2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007."