Saudi’s Wahaj picks IFS Cloud to accelerate digitalization

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Wahaj selects IFS
Eng. Hesham Al Rabah, CEO, Wahaj & Mr. Mehmood Khan, Managing Director, Middle East, IFS

IFS, the global cloud enterprise software company, has announced that Saudi Advanced Technologies Company (Wahaj) has selected IFS Cloud ERP and defense manufacturing solutions.

Wahaj is Saudi Arabia’s fastest-growing precision engineering & manufacturing company in the Aerospace and defense as well as Oil and Gas sectors and a fully owned affiliate of Sahara International Petrochemical Company (Sipchem).

The implementation of IFS Cloud will enable Wahaj to deploy a single integrated solution to automate its internal manufacturing processes, expand into new territories, and accelerate its digital transformation journey.

According to the statement, “Wahaj is certified AS9100 components, one of a very exclusive list of companies in the Kingdom and specializes in the manufacture of high-precision components and assemblies for the Aerospace & Defense industries.”

The IFS Cloud solution will help enhance its operational capabilities enabling end-to-end control, efficiency, and deliveries. Furthermore, the solution will provide Wahaj with real-time visibility into its supply chain, driving continuous insight-driven improvements.

Eng. Hesham Al Rabah, CEO of Wahaj, said that, “Saudi Arabia has an ambitious Vision 2030, and it is imperative for us to contribute to this transformative vision. We understand the need to enhance our processes to enable us to be more efficient and compliant in our deliveries. As IFS Cloud is based on an integrated platform, it also gives us the flexibility to expand our business to new realms.

Mr. Mehmood Khan, Managing Director Middle East Region at IFS, stated that, “Using our leading IFS Cloud ERP and Defense manufacturing solutions, Wahaj will be able to enhance their existing processes and streamline their complex day-to-day operations. This will not only improve efficiency and productivity on their manufacturing floor but also provide them with valuable insights that will inform future growth. We are confident that through implementing IFS Cloud, we will support Wahaj’s vision to become a leading industrial entity and a dominant private sector company.”

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