Bahrain Precast Concrete Co. W.L.L. (BPC) was
established in 1977 under CR No: 8688 as partnership company between
Haji Hassan Group of Bahrain and NTR Holding (erstwhile R&S Holding
A/S) of Denmark to design, produce and erect precast concrete elements
in Bahrain. The company was procured by Haji Hassan Group in early 2006.
It started its operation in 1978 making it the first company to design,
manufacture, and erect precast components in Bahrain. Bahrain Hotel
Regency was the first project handled by BPC in 1978 which exclusively
employed facade panels, and even after all these years, the precast
panels reflect a high degree of durability.
BPC is an Approved Supplier of precast concrete components to
Government projects in Bahrain. Further BPC's engineering office is
licensed by the Ministry of Works & Housing, Committee for
Organizing Engineering and Professional Practices, Category D(A)
License no. EPP/BN/53 category D(A), thus fully qualifing
it to carry out engineering design of precast components and design of
elements. The company works closely with Bahrain consulting engineers
and architects to enhance the use of high quality precast concrete in
the Bahrain building industry.
BPC factory is situated in Salmabad area.
Production facilities include the latest strands tensioning
machines, extruders and slab cutting machines for Hollowcore slabs. It
has purpose built mould tables and special casting equipment for
wall panelling. The factory has extensive storage/curing area.
Production and loading area is covered by cranage for handling and
loading the components.
Concrete is one of the most important constituent
of precast elements and BPC produces concrete in-house in
accordance with international standards, thus ensuring the highest
quality of Concrete and Precast Elements.
The company has a fleet of purpose built trailers
for safe and efficient transport of the precast elements. BPC also
maintains a fleet of various capacities of cranes for placement of
elements in position at construction site.
Continuous monitoring of precast elements is done
to ensure that the quality of product is maintained. A full laboratory
service ensures that precast elements adhere to the required
specifications. In addition to the concrete test, load and shear test
are done on regular basis to ensure that high quality is maintained.
The quality system of the BPC is certified to ISO-900-2000 standards
- Total workforce of about 360 persons
- A team of dedicated Sales Executives, Design Engineers, Production Engineers and Project Managers
- Skilled fabricators, masons & casters
- Well experienced erection crew for erecting precast elements at the site
- Prestressed hollowcore slabs of 150, 200, 265, 320, 400 and 500 mm
- Facade elements
- Solid Panels (Pigmented, White and Grey)
- Boundary walls
- Beams and columns
- Standard stair cases
- Building systems
- Architectural elements and monuments