3M Gulf and Etisalat Tamdeed Projects, under the stewardship of Etisalat Services Holding have entered into a strategic partnership to offer solutions for structured cabling systems and fibre to home networks across various sectors in the UAE. The scope of the newly formed alliance will witness 3M, a manufacturer of specialised telecom products and Tamdeed Projects, provider of integrated network solutions to offer a package of end-to-end solutions to customers. The new partnership will not only increase mutual commitment between the two organisations, but would also lead to the penetration of key vertical markets under the Etisalat-Tamdeed umbrella.
Commenting on the association with Tamdeed, Abdel Rehman Obaid, Area Business Manager, Middle East and Africa Electro and Communications Business said, “3M Electrical and Telecommunications has been at the forefront of developing innovative products for the global and regional telecom industry. We are proud of our partnership with Etisalat and are confident that we will mutually benefit from existing reputation, market share, customer database and will offer preferred solution packages for every industry in the UAE.”
Ali Al Sharid, CEO of Etisalat Services Holding, said, “This partnership is a strategic step for Tamdeed Projects towards actively developing advanced networks and for enabling fast and easy interconnectivity of fibre optic systems. This addition to our portfolio expands our ever growing ability to satisfy our customers with innovative technology and superior quality, value and service.”
Ali Alomari, General Manager of Tamdeed Projects said, “In addition to offering turnkey solutions for Indoor and Outdoor telecom networks, Tamdeed Projects, a specialised business unit part of Etisalat Services Holding, has established itself in the UAE for service delivery of fibre optic solutions.”
With in-house capabilities in fibre to home and telecom infrastructure, Tamdeed offers surveying, planning, designing, implementation, maintenance and support, monitoring, auditing and consulting services to the UAE market and neighbouring countries. Prior to forging this alliance, 3M and Tamdeed had jointly executed a specialised project for the Abu Dhabi Education Centre Schools.