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About Hempel

Hempel is a world-leading coatings supplier for the decorative, protective, marine, container and yacht markets. From windmills and bridges to hospitals, ships, power stations and homes, our coatings protect man-made structures from the corrosive forces of nature.

With a focus on R&D, advanced production techniques and professional coating advice, we work around the globe to help keep our customers’ investments safe and beautiful for longer. Our working concept is simple: we are curious, creative and self-critical, and always aim to create extra value for our customers.

Decorative paints
One of the best known decorative paint brands in Saudi Arabia, Hempel’s coatings can be found on a range of structures, from villas to sports stadiums and hospitals. We have our own showrooms and also sell directly to contractors and through independent retailers.

Protective paints
Hempel works with many of Saudi Arabia’s leading companies, including Saudi Aramco, SABIC, SCECO and SWCC. We work closely with each customer to develop the best solutions for each project - and our customers have access to a worldwide network of coating advisors, consulting engineers and contractors. From oil refineries and chemical plants to pipelines, our coatings protect many structures around the country.

Marine coatings
A world leader in protective coatings, Hempel protects all types of ship from the smallest yachts to the largest ocean-going tankers. We have more than 200 stock points around the globe - and provide customers with consistently high-quality coatings, service and maintenance wherever they are in the world.

Many of our products help shipowners increase the fuel efficiency, and reduce the environmental impact, of their vessels. In Saudi Arabia, our marine customers include the Royal Saudi Navy, the National Shipping Corporation of Saudi Arabia and Saudi Aramco.


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Hempel in numbers

Hempel is present in more than 80 countries around the world. We have over 5000 employees, 24 factories, 48 sales offices and more than 150 stock points located strategically around the globe - and make sure our customers enjoy great service, no matter where they are.