Awards & Recognitions
Zamil Industrial Investment Co. (Zamil Industrial)
- January 2019: For the second
consecutive year, Zamil Industrial Investment
Company (Zamil Industrial) has received the
Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Champions Award
2018 from the Ministry of Labor and Social
Development in Saudi Arabia for the company’s
excellence in OSH practices and its exceptional
record in OSH performance levels.
- October 2018: Zamil Industrial
received the “K2 Workflow Hero Award” at the recent
K2 Business Process Automation Awards Ceremony,
which was held at Gitex Technology Week 2018 in
- March 2018: Zamil Industrial has
been selected by the United Safety Council as the
winner of the First Place Gold Award for Corporate
Safety for the year 2017. The company was selected
from a group of international organizations
collaborating with the council. The award recognizes
Zamil Industrial for the outstanding safety
initiatives in place at the company, the positive
results of its annual HSE Management Audit, the
thoroughness of the Safety Key Performance Index
conducted every quarter and the unique and
innovative Safety Task Analysis and Risk Reduction
- November 2017: 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.
- October 2017: Zamil Industrial
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.
- May 2017: Zamil Industrial
received the Occupational Safety and Health (OSH)
Champions Award 2017 for the company’s excellence in
OSH practices and its exceptional record in OSH
- March 2017: 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.
- October 2016: Zamil Industrial
received a Digital Excellence award in the cloud
applications (Software as a Service) category. The
award was received by the 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.
- January 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.
- October 2014: 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
- January 2014: 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 professional fields.
- March 2013: 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 2012.
- November 2012: 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.
- May 2010: 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 Arabia.
- December 2009: 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.
- January 2009: 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.
- April 2007: Zamil Industrial was
presented with an award from HRH Governor of Riyadh
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 Industrial.
- October 2005: 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
Zamil Steel Company
- Zamil Steel Buildings Vietnam Co. has been awarded
Golden Dragon Award for the 15th consecutive
- 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 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
- 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
- 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 is the proud winner of the 1999 Prince Mohamed bin Fahd Al Saud Award for the ideal factory.