PVH inaugurates its new factory in Saudi Arabia

17/11/2022

PV Hardware (PVH) a new factory in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia). To celebrate the opening, PVH Middle East organised an inauguration event at the facility which was attended by Fuad Mosa, Deputy Minister of Energy, Mohammad Abunayyan, Chairman of ACWA Power and the Spanish Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Jorge Hevia. The event was also attended by prominent customers and strategic suppliers with whom PVH has collaborated in the Middle East and Asia.

The meeting was an opportunity for the attendees to learn about the factory and PV Hardware’s latest developments in solar trackers, as well as the benefits and supply advantages that PVH Middle East offers to its customers. PVH has had a production facility in Jeddah since 2020. This new factory replaces the previous facilities and has completely renovated machinery and state-of-the-art equipment. The factory will generate around 150 direct jobs and significantly increases the production capacity and storage of components.

Ivan Higueras, Chairman of PVH, thanked Fuad Mosa, Mohammad Abunayyan and Jorge Hevia for their presence and support. “With this new factory in Saudi Arabia, PVH Middle East will double its capacity, exporting its trackers internationally, and becoming the world leader. This is our dream. We will continue to work hard, with a common goal, looking forward to the next objective of expanding this facility with phases 2 and 3.”

Saudi Arabia’s boost into renewables

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is currently building a strong industrial network in the renewable energy sector. This new facility is expected to produce 8GW per year in solar trackers and structures. The supply will be dedicated not only to solar plants in the Middle East, but also to large utility scale PV projects in Europe, Asia, America and Australia.

As a locally manufactured tracker supplier with a permanent presence in Saudi Arabia, PVH Middle East has demonstrated its level of commitment to the region. “We appreciate the enormous effort made by PVH in opening this factory, as a sign of the development of renewable energy in Saudi Arabia. We have solid experience as a global energy leader, and we are now leading the global transition to green and sustainable energy. Anyone who wants to play a role in renewable energy has to be in Saudi Arabia, and we