The Kanoo Group of Companies is one of the largest independent, family owned businesses in the Gulf region, and has developed an excellent reputation over its 120 year history for providing the best quality products and services to its customers.

The Kanoo name is greatly respected for its ability to combine traditional values with a global vision and has always been linked to the progress and development of the entire region.

The Kanoo Machinery Division, part of the Kanoo Group, has over the past 60 years become one of the leading handling equipment distributors in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the UAE and is one of the few organisations to offer seamless cross-border support services, which is today so important to multinational companies

The company caters to diverse industrial sectors with a wide range of equipment and consumables with the world’s leading manufacturers of materials handling, Industrial and maintenance products.   The world class products offered by Kanoo Machinery are backed by a strong and efficient after sales network of workshops, replacement parts and mobile service facilities throughout the Gulf and the Arabian Peninsula.


The Kanoo Group Machinery Division has gained a considerable reputation as an expert solutions provider, thanks to its personalized service and dependability, in delivering first class machinery and equipment along with its associated support services to both Government and Private sector customers.

The company represents a wide range of leading international equipment manufacturers within such areas as maintenance and construction, earth-moving machinery, cranes and material handling, power generation, marine power, airport equipment, welding supplies, safety and testing services, specialized equipment and services, agricultural equipment, industrial and automotive diesel engines and parts and workshop support services.

To support such a diverse range of activities, Kanoo Machinery has developed a sophisticated and extensive after sales customer service and spare parts network, with branch offices and service centres located in major cities and industrial areas throughout the Gulf region, as well as a fleet of mobile service engineers.

Training is paramount to Kanoo Machinery, so regular sales & technical training programs are conducted for the Division's sales, services and spare parts staff, as we endeavor to keep abreast of the ever changing needs of our customers and equipment innovations.  For this, a purpose built training centre has been created in Dubai.


Kanoo Machinery has been involved in quality system since 1994.  It was first certified to ISO 9002 -1994 and then upgraded to  ISO 9001-2000  across the region in 2001.

Kanoo Machinery actively participates in DQA and KSEA and has achieved awards in both.  This emphasis on quality has also helped Kanoo Machinery to achieve recognition from both its customers and principals on levels of service and performance.