FRI is proud to announce the joint venture with AKD Qatar

AKD FRI Valve Solutions is a JV between two reliable and professional companies. The partners are AKD Al Khor & Dakira Schemes & Services Company and F.R.I. Fabbricazione Rappresentanze Industriali Srl.

The aim of the JV is to supply local technical support, based on the different strengths of the two partners


  • AKD is a fast growing Qatar Closed Stock Company with over 1200 shareholders, established in 2004 with full support of Qatar Authorities
  • AKD is a “unique and very special” company, focusing exclusively on Investments and Projects Developments in Ras Laffan Industrial City (RLIC), with the objective to build technical capabilities and provide resources for the people of Al-Khor and Dakira area
  • AKD has a head office in Al-Khor and operates a Commercial Office in RLIC to better serve RLIC Management, RLIC Gas Operators and Contractors.
  • AKD is Qatar only company fully licensed to provide Commercial, Marketing and Logistics Services in RLIC
  • AKD provides industrial, Marine, Real estate and Life Support Services in RLIC through “active” partnerships with selected foreign technical partners
  • AKD appointed Western Managers to outsource and develop its technical capabilities.


  • F.R.I. Srl  is a certified and accredited manufacturer of cast and forged valves for the Power generation, Chemical and Petrolchemical industries
  • F.R.I. technicians have extensive experience in the fields of energy, chemical, petrochemical and nuclear industries . They helped to put FRI at the forefront of research and development as well as creative technical solutions, materials, automation, revamping and maintenance of existing systems in those markets
  • F.R.I. has a head office in Italy. All materials are of European origin
  • F.R.I. customers enjoy a strong and timely technical support due to our company’s easy and flexible structure
  • F.R.I. Maintenance and Field service covers all kinds of mechanical, control and safety valves and also implemented actuators. Thanks to our wide technical experience and knowledge we are able to cover the whole range of types and brands
  • F.R.I. is able to “rebuilt” any original spare part of any brand by reverse engineering
  • F.R.I. can offer innovative technical solutions in engineering and production
  • F.R.I. is proposing an innovative welding method by laser