Awards & Recognitions
Zamil Industrial Investment Co. (Zamil Industrial)
- Zamil Industrial was awarded the Bronze category of “Mowaamah Certification” for the year 2018, in recognition of its efforts to provide a supportive and motivational work environment for people with disabilities. The “Mowaamah Certification”, launched by the Ministry of Labor and Social Development in Saudi Arabia, adopts best practices and standards while creating a work environment that comprehensively supports the special needs of workers with disabilities.
- Zamil Industrial has received the "Best Use of K2 SmartForms Award" in the recent K2 Business Process Automation Awards. This honor recognizes outstanding customer achievements across all the Middle East.
- Zamil Industrial has received the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Champions Award 2017 for the company’s excellence in OSH practices and its exceptional record in OSH performance levels.
- Zamil Industrial was selected by the United Safety Council (USC) as the recipient of the International Partner in Safety Award for the year 2016. Zamil Industrial was also selected to receive the USC’s top honor of the Gold Award in the Corporate Award category. The awards credited the commitment of the management and the engagement of the whole organization in occupational safety and health.
- Zamil Industrial received a Digital Excellence
award in the cloud applications (Software as a
Service) category. The award was received by Zaki
Sabbagh, chief information officer of Zamil
Industrial, during an awards ceremony held at the
Oracle Executive Digital Summit on October 17, 2016,
as part of GITEX Technology Week 2016.
- The Independent Awards Selection Committee of the
United Safety Council has chosen Zamil Industrial as
the winner of the
2015 Bronze Award for Corporate Safety. Zamil
Industrial was selected from hundreds of
participating companies and government agencies from
across the USA and around the world. The awards were
presented at the United Safety Council's 63rd Annual
Awards Banquet, held on January 22, 2016, at the
Rosen Plaza Hotel and Conference Center in Orlando,
- HRH Prince Mansour bin Miteb bin Abdulaziz,
Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs, honored
Zamil Industrial for the company’s sponsorship of
the National Campaign for Energy Consumption
Rationalization. The honorary shield was presented
to Abdulla M. Al Zamil, Chief Executive Officer of
Zamil Industrial, during the Thermal Insulation in
Buildings Forum and Exhibition, which was organized
by the Saudi Energy Efficiency Center in
collaboration with a number of government and
national organizations and held on 21 and 22 October
2014 at the Riyadh International Convention and
- The Human Resources Department at Zamil Industrial has been
honored by the Asharqia Chamber Employment Center (ACEC) for its
contributions to the success of the Chamber’s initiatives aimed
at the recruitment of qualified Saudi nationals in various
- Abdulla M. Al Zamil, Chief Executive Officer of
Zamil Industrial, was honored with the “Visionary
of the Year” Award for 2013 at the inaugural
CEO Middle East-KSA awards. Al Zamil was recognized for
his leadership and vision at Zamil Industrial, where he
currently leads more than 10,000 employees located in
more than 50 countries, all of whom contributed to SAR
5.3 billion (USD 1.42 billion) in annual revenues in
- Abdulla M. Al Zamil, Chief Executive Officer of Zamil Industrial, received
the prestigious “Businessman of the Year” award at the Arabian
Business Achievement Awards 2012 ceremony that took place on Monday, 19 November
2012 at the Emirates Towers Hotel in Dubai, UAE. Abdulla was honored for
outstanding achievements in recent years, especially his management philosophy,
which has been credited with the transformation of Zamil Industrial into a
leading regional and global industrial company.
- Zamil Industrial received the "Best
Working Environment for Training and Development
2009" Award in recognition of its inclusive
approach to employee career development in a recent
comprehensive study conducted by consultants TeamOne
Middle East and Al Eqtisadiyah newspaper. The
company also ranked first in the category of best
working environment in Saudi Arabia amongst public
listed companies in the Building & Construction
sector. The survey ranked enterprise-sized companies
with more than 500 employees located in Saudi
- Dr. Abdulrahman A. Al Zamil, Chairman of the
Board, was presented with a certificate of Royal
Appreciation and Approval from the Custodian of the
Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Al
Saud. The certificate honors Zamil Industrial’s
membership in the Strategic Partnership Project, a
joint venture between the private sector and the
Technical and Vocational Training Corporation.
- Zamil Industrial has scooped second place in the
Saudi Responsible Competitiveness Index Award at
the 2009 Global Competitiveness Forum in Riyadh,
which was hosted by the Saudi Arabian General
Investment Authority ("SAGIA") under the patronage
of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King
Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz.
- Zamil Industrial was presented with an award from
HRH Prince Salman at a ceremony honoring "Young
Businessmen Forum" and associated exhibition 2007
sponsors in Riyadh. The award was received by Dr.
Abdulrahman A. Al Zamil, Chairman of Zamil
- ITP (The Information & Technology Publishing Co.
Ltd), the leading IT and Business publisher in
Middle East including the popular 'IT Weekly'
magazine, recognized our contribution to the
regional IT industry, and awarded us in the category
of "Outstanding use of IT in Manufacturing"
at the ceremony of '2005 IT Weekly Arab Technology
Awards', sponsored by Etisalat and held in
association with the Gulf Information Technology
Exhibition (GITEX)- October 2005.
- Zaki Sabbagh, Zamil Industrial CIO, was named "Saudi
IT Manager of the Year 2004" in April 2004
at a dinner party held in Riyadh at the Saudi
e-Business Award Ceremony. In October 2004 he
received the "Middle East CIO 2004" award during a
gala dinner in Dubai. These recognitions were
awarded in acknowledgement of the successful IT
shared services model implemented in Zamil
Industrial business units.
- Zamil Industrial triumphs in UAE Web Awards 2006.
Zamil Industrial has won the silver trophy in the "industrial"
category at UAE Web Awards 2006 for its Zamil Industrial.com
website. The awards recognize excellence in web design and
- Zamil Industrial wins Gold at Pan Arab Web Awards 2007
in the "industrial" category held at Burj Al Arab, Dubai on 19th
Zamil Steel Company
- Zamil Structural Steel Company has successfully
received certification from the American Institute
of Steel Construction (AISC) for Certified Bridge
Fabricator – Intermediate (Major) following a
rigorous three-day on-site audit, which was
conducted by the AISC’s inspectors.
- Zamil Structural Steel Company was chosen as winner
Tekla Middle East BIM Award for engineering
excellence in the Steel category for its information
modeling of the King Abdulaziz Center for World
Culture project, located in the eastern region of
- Zamil Steel Ras Al Khaimah received a certificate
of appreciation from the Ras Al Khaimah Civil
Defense Department in recognition of its
contributions to the success of World Civil Defense
- Zamil Steel Vietnam accepted the Corporate
Social Responsibility Award 2012 (CSR Award
2012), from the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and
Industry (VCCI) in the category of Environment. The
Awards ceremony was held on 30 March 2013 at the
National Convention Center, Hanoi, Vietnam. Zamil
Steel Vietnam won its first CSR Award in 2009.
- Zamil Steel Buildings Vietnam Co. has been awarded
Golden Dragon Award for the 10th consecutive
- Zamil Steel Ras Al Khaimah was awarded the
Environmental Performance Certificate (EPC)
by the UAE Ministry of Environment and Water, in
recognition of its outstanding efforts to comply
with environmental protection standards and
regulations to assure environmental sustainability
- Zamil Steel received the quality certification for steel buildings with
sophisticated paint endorsement from the American Institute of Steel
- Zamil Steel Vietnam has again ranked among the
top prestigious exporters of steel products in Vietnam.
The 2008 award marks the third consecutive year in
which the company achieved the certificate. Top
exporters were selected and announced by the
Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam on 16
- Third Engineering Arbitration Conference:
Zamil Steel received a special appreciation award from
the Saudi Council of Engineers. The company served
as a Silver Sponsor of the 3rd Engineering
Arbitration Conference, at Sultan Bin Abdul Aziz
Science & Technology Center in Khobar from 20-22
- Customer Care Excellence Award:
Zamil Steel Industries has been awarded the Middle
East Customer Care Excellence Award for innovation
and best practices in customer care in manufacturing
- March 2006.
- Golden Dragon Prize for Zamil
Steel Vietnam. Zamil Steel Vietnam (ZSV), the Asian
operation of Saudi Arabia's Zamil Steel, has been
awarded the prestigious "Golden Dragon Prize" for
the year 2003 - March 2004.
- Export Achievement 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004
Award for Zamil Steel Vietnam.
- Golden Award by Ministry of
Construction of Vietnam 2003.
- Contribution to the development of Hanoi economy recognition.
- Zamil Steel Vietnam has been honored with Vietnam's well-known
'Trademark and Strong Award' for both Zamil Steel and
MaxSEAM trademarks-October 2006.
- Vietnam's Prominent Entrepreneur 2006 Award by Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry for Zamil Steel Vietnam – October 2006.
Zamil Air Conditioners Company
- The Research and Development Center at Zamil Central Air Conditioners Company (ZCA) was evaluated and approved by the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) for product certification testing at its 50 and 600 TR testing facilities. The laboratories were approved to test Water Chilling Packages using the vapor compression cycle (air-cooled) in accordance with current AHRI Standards 550/590 and 551/591 and the Certification Operations Manual.
- The Saudi Society for Quality in the Eastern
Province honored Zamil Air Conditioners Co. in
recognition of its successful efforts to support
regional activities, which have contributed
significantly to the achievement of the mission and
objectives of the society. The recognition took
place during a special ceremony, which was organized
by the society on Monday, October 31, 2016, under
the patronage of HRH Prince Saud bin Naif bin
Abdulaziz, Governor of the Eastern Province.
- The Presidency of Meteorology and Environment (PME)
honored Zamil Air Conditioners for its work in
phasing out substances that deplete the ozone layer
at the International Ozone Day that was organized
with the UN Environment Program in September 2012 in
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
- Zamil Air Conditioners has earned the trusted AHRI
Certified™ mark, an assurance of the product’s
performance in accordance with AHRI standards. The
Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration
Institute (AHRI) granted the AHRI 550/590
certification to the company upon successfully
passing the performance tests. The Institute has
added Zamil Air Conditioners to the Water Chilling
Packages using the Vapor Compression Cycle
(Air-Cooled) Certification Program as an Original
Equipment Manufacturer (OEM).
- Zamil Air Conditioners has been awarded the
Emirates Quality Mark Certification for its consumer
air conditioning products. The Emirates Authority
for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA) granted the
certification upon the company’s successful
compliance with ESMA's certification requirements.
The designation applies to all window and mini-split
air conditioning systems produced by Zamil Air
- Zamil Air Conditioners has been honored with a
special appreciation award for its participation in
King Abdulaziz Award for Quality Assurance
program and presenting its capabilities in systems and
data analysis, during the quality forum that was
held in Riyadh in October 2008.
- Zamil Air Conditioners has been honored with the
"Award of Distinction" for its Saudization program.
The award was presented at the sixth annual GCC
ceremony honoring distinguished private sector
companies and establishments for their sustained
efforts to localize jobs. Dr. Abdulrahman A. Al
Zamil, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Zamil
Industrial, was honored by HE Dr. Ghazi Al-Ghosaibi,
Minister of Labor, in recognition of Zamil Air
Conditioners' success in facilitating in the
phasing-in of Saudi workers and professionals at a
special celebration that took place on the occasion
of the 24th session of the Labor and Social Affairs
Ministers of the GCC, held in Riyadh from 13-14
- Zamil Air Conditioners President, Ahmed A. Al
Zamil, received the HRH Prince Naif bin
Abdulaziz Saudization award from HE Minster
of Labor, Dr. Ghazi Al Gosaibi, in January 2005 as
the best company to achieve Saudization levels in
the Process Industry category.
- Zamil Air Conditioners has affirmed its commitment
to advance scientific knowledge through joint
research programs at King Fahad University of
Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM). The commitment is
part of Zamil Air Conditioners strategy to associate
itself with academic institutions, to improve air
conditioning performance efficiencies and to
position itself as a product innovator manufacturer.
- Zamil Air Conditioners received a
certificate of appreciation
from HRH Prince Mohammed bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz Al
Saud, Prince of Gizan in recognition of the role the
company is playing in providing technical training
for a number of Saudi students at Gizan Vocational
Training Center - 8 June 2004 & 16 May 2005.
- SABIC awards Zamil Air Conditioners as
Outstanding Supplier in 2003, 2004 and 2005.
- Cooline, Zamil Air Conditioners' international flagship brand
of air conditioners, emerged triumphant in the "Best GCC
Brand of the Decade Award", beating hundreds of
contenders to win in the FMCG - Consumer Durables Category on 24
- The Business Excellence award for product
manufacturers in the Business-to-Business by MEED (Middle East
Economic Digest) Magazine in a total of 10 business categories,
25 July 2002.
- General Electric Award for Engineering Excellence.
- Zamil Air Conditioners wins prestigious Saudi Chamber
of Commerce Export Award . The award was presented by
Prince Mohammed bin Fahad Al Saud, governor, Eastern Province
and Prince Saud bin Naif Al Saud, vice governor, Eastern
Province on 18 December 1999.
- Zamil Air Conditioners are the proud winners of the 1999 Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Al Saud Award for the ideal factory.