Since 1963, the founder and chairman Sayed Kadhem Al Durazi, realized the growing opportunities and challenges of modernizing Bahrain’s local industries, and embarked early on and seized the opportunities available. From establishing his first brick factory to forming a heavy transportation, equipment and machinery fleet. Sayed Kadhem’s efforts and initiatives to explore and create new solutions swiftly followed, leading to 1974 to the inauguration of SKD Contracting Company as a high-profile, large projects contractor. SKD soon forged high profile regional and international partnerships with world class trustworthy names, such as Sehan Motor Company, Daewoo Motor Company, Doosan – Daewoo Heavy industries, Soosan Heavy Industries, Cheng Gong China and other heavy equipment manufacturing giants. Today, in pursuit of its 2025 vision, SKD group has emerged as one of Bahrain’s strongest and most diversified private entities, conducting business in infra-structure works, ready-mix concrete, contracting, constructions, machinery, materials, logistics, IT solutions, travel, carpentry, fabrication, mechanical works, real estate and agriculture.