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Capabilities & Future Plans
Arabian Pipes Company (APC), a Saudi Joint-Stock Company, was established by ambitious Saudi Entrepreneurs aimed to stay vivid and unique Industrial Center in the region, specialized in supplying a broad range (Medium & Large Diameter) of Bare and Coated Steel Pipes suitable for Oil & Gas and high-pressure applications.
Current Activities and Future Outlook
1. ERW/HFW Plant - [Current]
Production: Commercial Production Started in 1996
Location: 2nd Industrial City - Phase III, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Capacity: 160,400 tons/year
Size Range: 6 - 20 inch (168.3 - 508mm)
Thickness: 0.125 - 0.630"" (3.2 mm - 16 mm)
Length: 6M - 15.24M
Specification: API 5L B, X42 - X70 / Line Pipes
API 5CT H-40, J-55, K-55 / Casing Pipes
01-SAMSS-0332, 01-SAMSS-0333 / ARAMCO Latest Specs
ASTM A53 A & B
And any Other equivalent standards (JIS, KS, DIN etc..)
Stock: Capability to stock >50,000 Tons of Pipes
And > 100,000 Tons of HRC (Raw Material)
Pipe Supplies: Supplied in excess of 26 million feet of different sizes of high grades Steel Pipes Locally and Internationally.
Process: ERW (Electric Resistant Welding)
Application: Line pipes & Casing pipes for OIL & GAS & Petroleum supply, Petrochemicals, Column pipes, Water well casing pipes, Piling pipes, general structural pipes etc.. APC has already earned its reputation to be one of the few suppliers in the world to manufacture critical line pipes for Wet Sour & Critical applications
Major Local Approvals and Supplies:

Saudi Arabian Oil Co. (ARAMCO)- KSA

Arabian Pipes Co. is the First and Only Company Worldwide approved for 01-SAMSS-0333 ARAMCO Specification and has successfully supplied in excess of 8 million feet of most stringent specification in Grades up to X-70 for Sour and Non Sour services to the World Largest Oil producer (SAUDI ARAMCO) and cooperation is ongoing for several coming projects and applications.

Major project: Dhahran _ Riyadh _ Qassim Product Line, Shayba Pipeline, Khuff Gas Project, Southern Area Flow-Lines, Northern Area Pipeline, Haradh Abqaiq Condensate Line etc..

Petrochemical/ Industrial Projects - KSA

Since 1996 APC has participated in most of the Petrochemical and Industrials prestigious project in Saudi Arabia with cooperation with Local and International Contractors.

Major project: SSSP Pipelines (Site 5, 6 & 7 - Site 3), Sharq expansion, Kemya Debottlenecking, Petrokemya expasion, SCP - Off site pipelines, National Industrial Gas Distribution, Khobar - Hofuf Pipeline, JUPC Utilities, UHDE Project, Yamamah Gas Line, etc..

Major International Approvals and Supplies:

APC pipes are approved by all major Oil & Gas Companies and Contractors and more than 7.5 million feet have been supplied to many substantial international projects of different sizes up to API 5L Grade X-70. dfgdfg

Major approvals in the Oil & Gas

  • SHELL Global Solutions - Worldwide operations
  • ADNOC, ADCO, ADMA, GASCO, NPCC - UAE
  • KOC, KNPC, KPC, TEXACO, JO - KUWAIT
  • PDO, OXY, OMAN GAS, OMAN OIL - OMAN
  • QGPC/QP, QG, Q Chem - QATAR
  • CANADIAN NEXEN, DNO, HUNT, TOTAL - YEMEN
  • EGPC, PPC, GASCO, GUPCO, ENPPI, BAPETCO, NATGAS, EG, QARUN, CENTURION etc.. - EGYPT
  • NIOC, NIGC, NIOPDC - IRAN
  • NOC, SOC, SCOP - IRAQ
  • GNPOC, HEIGLIG, MUGLAD, CPTDC, CNPC - SUDAN
  • SPC, ALFURAT - SYRIA
  • GPC - Libya

Major project: NEB BAB Project (ADCO - Technip Germany), Bab Um Al-Nar (GASCO), Tebbein - Bani Sueif pipeline (PPC/Petrojet), SOC Pipeline, Borg Al-Arab Pipeline, Western Desert Pipeline, UGDC (Enppi), IKEJ Gas Development (Nigeria), Masila Flowline (Nexen), NGL IV Project, Muglad Oil Development (Sudan), GUPCO Offshore Gas Line, Crude Oil Line (KOC), VOPAC Terminal Phase II, KNPC Oil Pipeline, ISO Octane project (UAE), CALTEX Project (Qatar), PDO Pipeline (Oman), TABREED Project, etc..
2. External Coating Plant - [Current]
Production: Commercial Production Started in 2002
Location: 2nd Industrial City - Phase III, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Size Range: From 6"" to 48"" pipe diameter
Pipe Length: From 10 to 18 Meters
Type: FBE (Fusion Bounded Epoxy)
2 / 3 LPE (Poly-Ethylene)
2 / 3 LPP (Poly-Propylene)
Records: More than 0.5 million feet of different coating types have been supplied to local and International Clients.
3. SAW Steel Pipe Project - [Ongoing]
16 - 48" (406.4mm - 1219.2mm
4. Planned Expansion & New Project/Investement - [Future Expansions]
In order to expand its present capabilities to supply maximum requirements of Steel Pipes and tubes, APC is planning to set-up the new lines as below:

  • Internal and External Coating Line, Jubail, Saudi Arabia
  • SAW Spiral Pipes up to 100", Jubail, Saudi Arabia
  • Hollow Section tubes (Square & Rectangular), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Threading and Coupling Facility in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia