NAFFCO – Passion to Protect
A Message from Eng. Khalid Al Khatib, NAFFCO CEO
Passion to Protect is more than just a slogan, it is a way of life for NAFFCO. Keeping you safe and your property secure is our business. With a global network spanning over 100 countries, NAFFCO has been recognized as the unparalleled leader in fire safety. In recognition of our outstanding growth and commitment to quality, we have been certified with ISO 9001:2015 and a 5-time recipient of the prestigious Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum business excellence award in areas including manufacturing and exports.
NAFFCO has also been recognized by the Dubai Quality Appreciation Program in 2008, further cementing our status as a renowned leader in fire protection solutions. Our highly skilled engineering team is constantly designing, supplying, supervising and innovating areas of fire safety technology to overcome even the most complex business challenges.
The NAFFCO Mission:
To empower the customer to secure life, environment, property and business by delivering high quality and innovative protection solutions and knowledge using world class manufacturing.
The NAFFCO Vision:
To be the World’s No 1 provider of innovative solutions in protecting life, environment and property.
NAFFCO was founded in 1991 in Dubai, UAE, to become the world’s leading producer and supplier of life safety solutions. By recognizing the importance and convenience of having easy access to multiple safety services, we became specialized by offering complete solutions under one roof for all types of high quality firefighting equipment, fire protection systems, fire alarms, addressable emergency systems, security systems, custom-made vehicle such as fire trucks, ambulances, mobile hospitals and airport rescue firefighting vehicles (ARFF). These trucks are some of the largest and most powerful firefighting units in the world based upon multi-axle chassis’s and embracing some of the most latest and innovative extinguishing facilities and media.
With the most talented and dedicated employees from around the world, NAFFCO has over 10,000 team members including 500 passionate engineers and over 5 million square feet of manufacturing facilities.
Specified products manufactured in NAFFCO’s facility has been certified by UL, FM, BSI, LPCB & Global Mark in consistent with International Standards. UL-DQS, BSI, LPCB certifies for the Quality Management System against ISO 9001:2015.
Our Environmental (ISO 14001) & Occupational Health & Safety (OHSAS 18001) Management Systems have been certified by UL-DQS. Our Trucks & Vehicles division has been assessed & certified for Quality Management System requirement for Aviation, Space & Defense organisation (AS 9100) by UL-DQS.
NAFFCO promotes fire safety and security by providing innovative life solutions and offers a wide range of world-class firefighting equipment, trucks and vehicles, fire pumps and controllers, fire protection systems, passive fire protection, extra-low voltage solutions, medical, safety, and training.
In addition, the company promotes safety and security to protect life and property across major industries, namely residential and commercial facilities, oil and gas refineries, airports and aviation, health care and education, military and police, hospitality and leisure.
Now exporting to over 100 countries worldwide, NAFFCO’s clients include internationally renowned names in the hospitality and leisure industries, healthcare and education, global residential, commercial, infrastructural and aviation powerhouses, and government bodies such as military, police and emergency services.
This incredible level of success and productivity relies upon the most creative and outside-the-box thinkers and designers – NAFFCO’s team of more than 500 of the world’s most passionate and talented engineers, dedicated to producing the highest quality solutions that exceed client expectation.
With NAFFCO’s global expertise as well as access to the best resources, allow these innovators to channel their proficiencies and expertise and imagination into the development of the most effective safety solutions. Clients can access multiple safety products, training, and technology when they rely on NAFFCO’s comprehensive and convenient one-stop shop for all possible requirements.
Creativity that gets Attention
Amongst NAFFCO’s compliment of awards garnered over the past decade is the hugely prestigious Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business MRM Award for Excellence in Manufacturing in GCC for the year 2017. Presented by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, this is a significant endorsement of the company’s achievements and commitment to deliver the highest standards in manufacturing.
NAFFCO has also been honoured with the MRM Award for its Export Performance – further testimony to the extraordinary efforts made and standards reached by the company.
Unique Products and Superior Standards
NAFFCO’s fire related products include heavy duty vehicles and machinery, portable safety equipment and software installations fundamental to the preservation of life, environment and property. All required firefighting equipment and accessories, vehicles and rapid intervention units, hydraulic access and aerial platforms, custom-built appliances, airport rescue firefighting vehicles (ARFF), and mobile hospitals and ambulances support the company’s range of high quality products.
The vast NAFFCO range also includes all elements of safety necessities such as fire doors, smoke curtains, fire walls and alarms, smoke and gas detection systems, emergency lighting, voice evacuation systems, and industrial safety equipment. Comprehensive training courses in firefighting and emergency medical care are also provided.
NAFFCO at Intersec 2017
NAFFCO has become an integral exhibitor at leading international trade events and none more so that at the annual Intersec Expo exhibition and conference in Dubai.
At the 2017 edition of Intersec, NAFFCO once again occupied the largest stand in the entire show with an impressive and prominent display ranging from airport firefighting and rescue vehicles through to a huge range of fire protection equipment and accessories. NAFFCO is awarded the “Best Stand” for Intersec 2017.
The Burj Khalifa Tower
And what better postscript can NAFFCO offer than to say that their products protect the modern marvel that is the 160 storeys of the Burj Khalifa Tower in Dubai, the world’s tallest man-made structure at 2,716 feet tall (828 metres).