Elias Brothers Co. Company was established by Mr. Hanna I. Elias, as importer of Electrical motors and Pumps.
Elias Brothers Co, was awarded the Top Importer Award along with a Golden badge from the Chamber of Commerce in Moscow.
The company officially represented 8 international manufacturers from the USSR, in the field of Electrical motors, welding machines, and pumps.
Elias Brothers Co. established its own service centers, for rewinding electrical motors and refurbishing water pumps.
Mr. Hanna I. Elias had to step down, opening the doors for the 2nd Generation which was led by Mr. Walid H. Elias, who was known in the family, for his smart ideas, as well as his mechanical and electrical know how, and abilities.
Mr. Walid H. Elias, started expanding his father’s businesses, by approaching European companies and OEMs.
Elias Brothers Co., became the official Partner with Getriebebau Nord Germany, the leading manufacturer of Gear motors and Drive units, in the World.
The Company, expanded its abilities, and managed to service 5 industries which were Cement, Silos, Bakeries, Fertilizer, Wheat Mills, with electrical motors and gear-units.
Elias Brothers Co. expanded its commercial offices and Warehouses, and service centers, to accommodate more stocks, and shorten delivery times.
The first Oil & Gas contract was awarded to Elias brothers Co, which included spare parts for Compressors that were used on a 2000 H.P on shore drilling rig.
In total Elias Brothers had 95 employees, and with an annual turnover of approx. 32 $ Mill USD.
It was time to expand even more, where the company established its first overseas branch in Jebal Ali Free Zone – Dubai, under the name of OMZ FZCO. With warehouses and offices exceeding 4000 m².
Elias brothers Co, concluded its biggest contract that time, for supplying 4 complete onshore drilling rigs. Each with capacity of 2000 H.P, the contract was worth approx. 54 $ Mill USD.
Amidas Securitec, was established, where the company’s aim was to service clients in the GCC.
WDRVM, was established, the biggest and the only manufacturing facility in the middle east and Northern Africa for manufacturing Wind Turbines with Capacity of 2,500 – 5,000 KW, along with Drilling rigs, 1000 up to 2000 H.P
Mr. Walid H. Elias, became an official Partner & Distributor for more than 40 International OEMs in the world.
WDRVM manufacturing facilities were expanded from 11,000 m² up to 40,000 m². To accommodate more manufacturing space.
The 3rd Generation of the Elias Family, started gradually to take over the business, represented by Mr. Rabi W. Elias, Miss. Valirina W. Elias, and Miss. Marquise W. Elias.
WDRVM signed its first Wind Farm MOU, which included 42 Wind Turbines, each capacity of 2.5 MW, and total Wind Farm Capacity of 105 MW.