Automotive Battery Division : Reem Batteries & Power Appliances Co. SAOC is a 100% Omani owned Joint Stock Company, and a part of the prestigious OMZEST Group. Set up initially in technical collaboration with the world’s most renowned battery manufacturer, Johnson Controls Inc., USA, the company manufactures Dry Charged and Maintenance Free automotive batteries in a modern factory located in the Rusayl Industrial Area about 50 kms from Muscat. The company commenced commercial production in the year 1992, and has now grown to be one of the largest ISO : 9001 : 2008 certified manufacturers of Dry & Wet Charged automotive batteries in the Middle East with a capacity of 1.75 million batteries per year.
The product range is one of the widest, covering about 180 different types of batteries, conforming to JIS and SAE standards. Besides the wide range of Automotive applications, the company offers special batteries for the leisure segment and for use in battle tanks. The company also indigenously developed batteries for use in buses plying in London and Hongkong. The 12 volt batteries cover a wide range of capacities from 26Ah to 230Ah.
The company manufactures Dry Charged batteries under several brands such as Antara, Gulfstar, Gulfracer, Powerpack, Charger ; and their Gold versions refer to the Sealed Maintenance Free batteries.
While the Antara range is sold in the GCC countries, the other brands are exported to UAE, other Middle Eastern countries, Europe, CIS region, Africa and South America, etc. The company’s products are exported directly or indirectly to 55 countries in the world and the wide product range meets specific customer requirements in those markets. In 2004, Reem Batteries launched Sealed Maintenance Free range of batteries in the GCC and the Middle Eastern markets, which was well received. In 2007, the technologically superior Antara Hybrid range was launched in Oman.
With over 90% of the total sales exported, the Reem Batteries is one of the top export performers in the Sultanate. Apart from their strong presence in the aftermarket, Reem Batteries is also dubbed as a ‘Manufacturer’s Manufacturer’ – as they are the preferred supplier to other internationally reputed battery manufacturers in Europe.
The fact that the products are accepted in many markets with diverse requirements speaks of their superior quality. The stringent quality assurance system employed by the company in one of the most sophisticated and integrated manufacturing facilities, adds to the unique and superior design features of the products. In recognition of its performance, Reem Batteries was one of the chosen five companies to be awarded His Majesty’s Trophy for Best Industrial Company in 2001, 2004, 2005 & 2008.
Reem Batteries has also been accredited with ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 certifications, for conforming to the International Standards for Environmental Management and the requirements of the Occupational Health & safety Administration Services respectively. Reem Batteries was also awarded His Majesty’s Cup for Environmental protection in 2006. The comprehensive product range at high quality levels, meeting specific needs from any part of the world at competitive prices, is the major factor behind the success of the company.
REEM Batteries’ UPS division is in the business of ‘Power Protection’ and ‘Power Conditioning’ Solutions, viz.
- ‘UPS systems’ and accessories,
- ‘DC Rectifiers / Chargers / SMPS’ and accessories
- ‘Industrial Batteries’ (VRLA-SMF, AGM, Deep Cycle, Traction, Solar, Telecom)
- ‘AVR, SVR, STS’ etc. and accessories
- ‘DATA Center Power’ Solutions,
- ‘Renewable Energy (SOLAR-PV)’ Solutions.
REEM Brand (REEM UPS) of UPS systems, launched in 2007, covers the entire range (600VA to 800kVA) and types (Off-Line/Standby, Line Interactive, True Online – Double Conversion, Modular, Rack-mountable) and, since launch, have already been established in the OMAN market, and growing steadily to other countries in the MEA (Middle East Africa) region.
REEM UPS systems are manufactured with the technology developed by few of the largest Global OEM / ODM manufacturer of UPS systems in the world, based at TAIWAN, Italy, Turky, and China, and the products comply to all the Global standards, performance and safety specifications.
REEM Batteries are in the UPS business for over a decade, having qualified and experienced Industry Professionals from the Best UPS Manufacturer’s in the world, to support the operations. We are one of the selected few “APPROVED AVME VENDORS FOR PDO & OGC” for UPS systems / DC Rectifiers, Industrial Batteries etc. for supplying GE Make UPS systems, Ni-Cd and other batteries along with other accessories for all OIL & GAS applications.
Currently in the advanced stage of Market expansion and establishment of our Global Distribution network for REEM UPS systems and other products and solutions, we have since launched solutions for Power Protection and Power Conditioning, with AC/DC Rectifiers, Chargers (for Industrial & Telecom Applications), SMPS, Industrial Batteries, SELF COOLING SERVER Rack for Small DATA Centers, AVR/SVR, STS etc. We have also introduced our complete Renewable Energy solutions using Solar (PV) technology for Telecom, Oil & Gas and other small and medium Off-Grid and On-Grid applications.
Reem Batteries & Power Appliances Co. SAOC
P.O. Box No. 3, Rusayl Industrial Area,
Postal Code : 124
Sultanate of Oman
Tel : (968) 2444 5200
Fax : (968) 2444 6190
Marketing Dept Tel: (968) 2444 6553