Kenz Figee, a world-leading supplier in the design, production and maintenance of innovative lifting and hoisting solutions for the offshore and harbour industries, has opened its branch office in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Together with partner NAMA development enterprises, Kenz Figee will operate from its own office in the Fotouh Al Khair Centre in Abu Dhabi. From this new office, Kenz Figee will expand its presence in the Middle East region.

Jan-Pieter Klaver, CEO of Kenz Figee, said: “With almost 200 years of experience in designing and building marine cranes and offshore equipment, the presence of Kenz Figee in Abu Dhabi will enable us to extend our global footprint as a specialist lifting and hoisting supplier in the Middle East region. It demonstrates our commitment to contribute to the success of our existing and future clients in this region, by providing the best possible solutions and services from our Abu Dhabi office. The office will be led by Willem Misdorp, who has a broad international experience, especially in the Middle East, and will bring the skills needed to further strengthen our presence in this region.”

“By opening our Abu Dhabi office, we are in a better position to support and serve the current installed base and to expand on providing tailor-made solutions to our existing and new clients in making their day-to-day operations more efficient”, Willem Misdorp, Sales Director Kenz Figee Middle East commented. “We are looking forward to working together with our esteemed partner NAMA, on the future growth of Kenz Figee in the UAE economy,” he continued.

The managing director of NAMA development enterprises, Matthew Hollis stated: “We are delighted to welcome Kenz Figee to our portfolio.  It is testament that Abu Dhabi is still an energy hub for Middle East operations. We are looking forward to working closely with Kenz Figee to progress their activity and enhance the local supply chain.”