In 1981, Saudi VETONIT Co. Ltd. (SAVETO) was established as a Saudi European JV, in partnership with the leading manufacturers of building finishing materials and specialty chemicals in northern Europe. In 1991, Rashed Al Rashed Group assumed full ownership of SAVETO, becoming the first Saudi Company to offer a full range of advanced construction chemicals and building materials to the Middle East and North Africa markets (MENA region) under SAVETO & VETONIT brands.
Saveto’s focus on the MENA region enabled the company to be the leading manufacturer in the region offering premium quality products that are best in class when it comes to compatibility with the regional environmental conditions, integrating an extensive distribution network, world class technical support and customer service; Saveto Group provides the ultimate formula of success through servicing the construction market in three core business Segments:
1. Saveto Projects Division:
When it comes to projects, Saveto staff act as partners to clients, consultants, and contractors alike with one thing in mind: Provide the right solution in order to conduct the activity only once. In construction projects sound technical advice and service makes the difference between success and failure, which is why Saveto provides various technical services free of charge such as: specifications support, site supervision, technical submittals, site samples and demos.
2. Vetonit Retail Division:
Saudi Vetonit is proud of its 3000+ retail outlets that are served in Saudi alone, this wide network covers the whole of Saudi Arabia making Saveto’s product available instantly to the masses. Saudi Vetonit provides various services to retailers including dedicated account representatives, branding support and signage, in shop marketing materials and demonstrations to shop clients no matter how small the request is.
3. Saveto Plasters Division
Saveto is the first supplier in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to provide bulk supply of plaster products to projects with a complete end to end support of products, equipment and machinery as well as logistical support. The advanced plaster systems provided by Saveto Plasters increase efficiency, decrease waste all while being green low VOC products.
Saveto with its three core business segments offer a large variety of products in service of the construction industry. These products are distributed into these product groups:
These product groups contain many subgroups covering all aspects and core requirements of civil work contractors in both sub-structures as well as super-structures providing end to end solutions.
Saveto customer segments:
Saveto works on continuous evolution of R&D work as well as literature creation in accordance to international standards and cooperation with international organizations. Saveto is a proud member of:
ACI : American Concrete Institute as an Organizational Member.
ASTM : American Society for Testing Material as an Organizational Member.
ICRI : International Concrete Repair Institute as a Supporting Member.
Saveto is also proud of its R&D center in Saudi where the facilities available to Saveto are state of the art and the most advanced in the Middle East.
The widespread presence of Saveto products in the MENA region enhances our experience with different environmental and climate conditions which allows our R & D professionals to develop products catering to each country’s specific needs.
The R&D efforts are aimed at three main objectives:
1.Continuous innovation and providing leading advanced technologies to the construction industry in the MENA region
2. Benchmarking against international competitors to maintain leadership as best in class
3. Active participation in specifications and testing methods development
Saveto boasts state of the art manufacturing technologies operating 14 factories in the MENA region:
All of these are strategically located in industrial areas where all facilities are readily available in addition to being in a close vicinity of major Saveto owned logistical centers that operate extensive distribution and delivery networks.
Saveto Factories contain the basic components of:
SAVETO prides itself in manufacturing environmentally friendly products by extracting and manufacturing building materials as close as possible to the building site. By using locally sourced products and conveniently located manufacturing site, SAVETO is able to minimize the energy embedded in the transportation of building material and supply ready to use premixed construction components manufactured off site.
Our distribution network and sales offices cover all areas in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, GCC countries and throughout the MENA region.
In the field of construction chemicals, Saveto’s logistical facilities and distribution network in Saudi is unparalleled by any other; Saveto is the only supplier that has capabilities to deliver products and services anywhere in the kingdom within remarkable standardized times allowing its clients to have a “Just In Time” level of service. Saveto has 3 main regional logistical hubs and an additional 16 centers being fed from the main three hubs.