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The Jalal Group or Mohammed Jalal & Sons W.L.L. (MJS) is a diversified conglomerate and one of the Middle East's most trusted business names. Founded in 1947 in the Kingdom of Bahrain by Mohammed Jalal, the company has evolved to become one of the leading family business names in the region.

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To further expand our strong global partnership network whilst maintaining our reputation as the Gulf’s preferred business partner.

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Exceeding Your Expectations

MJS owns businesses in the contracting, manufacturing, food and beverage, real estate, escalator and information technology spaces. The Company has also extended their reach beyond the GCC through the establishment of long term, successful partnerships with globally renowned brands including Schindler, General Electric, British American Tobacco and Pultzmeister.

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A leading mechanical, electrical and steel fabrication provider and sole distributor of Trane products.

Airmech undertakes MEP works, services for computer room M&E requirements, medical facilities, fire protection, process engineering installations, marine vessel repairs for the U.S. Navy, pumping stations, complete building asset maintenance, facility management, and a full range of applied protective coatings and scaffolding solutions.

Airmech’s modern workshops fabricate a range of steel and aluminum work, including silos, vessels, tanks, material handling conveyors, steel structures, pipe racks, furnaces, aluminum busbars and more. The facility also has the capability to produce GI ducting, both rectangular and spiral, as per BS and SMACNA Standards, to cater to a variety of HVAC Applications.



Established in 1963 as the interior design and decoration division of the Mohammed Jalal & Sons Group, Kontra is a leading provider of innovative and creative interior design and decoration solutions, and the preferred partner of leading Contractors, Architects and Designers in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Kontra offers a turn-key solution to the design, fabrication and installation of high quality finishes, in addition to specialist sub-contractor finishing works, and boasts a vast track record of prestigious projects including hotels, commercial complexes, banks, retail outlets, VIP and private residences.

Kontra employs a workforce of more than 200 experienced tradesmen and personnel, and have built an international manufacturer and supplier partner network to meet the needs of its diverse clientele.

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Mohammed Jalal Contracting (MJC) is a leading AA grade construction company engaged in civil engineering and building works in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

MJC’s expertise in the construction of commercial, industrial and residential buildings, wharfs, substations, heavy duty foundation works, warehouses, airfield hangers, swimming pools, spas, sports facilities, in addition to infrastructure and landscaping works, has witnessed the Company participate in numerous projects of national importance.

MJC’s comprehensive management and support structure, superior standards of quality and safety, and dedicated 480-strong workforce, will ensure the success of your next construction project.

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Founded in 1984 as a joint venture between Mohammed Jalal & Sons Group and GE (General Electric), Aqua Cool ® (Jalal Ionics Co. WLL), was the first, and remains the longest serving, 5-gallon bottled drinking water supplier in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Licensed by the Ministry of Industry & Commerce and the Ministry of Health, Aqua Cool® prides itself on delivering the purest and healthiest drinking water to its valued customers.

Our solid partnership with GE ensures that we have access to the latest knowledge and advanced systems for the process of water purification. Our in-house laboratory is fully equipped with state of the art equipment and manned by a team of highly qualified laboratory technicians who have a proven background in the water purification and bottling industry to ensure the highest standards of quality control and hygiene throughout the production and distribution process. 



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Established in 1959 as a branch of Mohammed Jalal & Sons Group of companies, Awal Stationary has evolved to become the largest wholesaler and retailer of stationery items, office furniture, and educational books and services in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Awal Stationary offers a diverse and comprehensive portfolio of branded items from world-wide suppliers, representing prestigious publishing brands such as Oxford and Cambridge Publishers, and is the Kingdom’s leading supplier of quality office furniture. As the Kingdom grew to become a regional financial hub, the Company played a leading role in meeting the increasing demand for office and educational resources and remains the country’s preferred supplier.



Data Capture Systems (DCS) is a leading provider of business enabling solutions in the field of Automatic Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) using Barcoding, RFID, Wireless, GPS and Biometric based technologies. Headquartered in Dubai, DCS has been operating in the Middle East region since 1989 and has branches in Bahrain, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Riyadh, Jeddah and Al Khobar and is the region’s partner-of-choice for large scale mobility projects.



Jalal Schindler Lifts & Escalators (Formerly known as Mohammed Jalal Lifts & Escalators Division) is a Joint Venture (JV) between Mohammed Jalal & Sons W.L.L, Bahrain and Schindler Elevators Ltd. of Switzerland; a successful partnership that was forged in 2005. The Lift Escalator Division of the Company was established in 1975 and has been the exclusive commercial agent for “Schindler Elevator Limited” in Bahrain since then. Schindler Elevators are the pioneers in providing vertical transportation solutions for all building requirements and have operations in more than 1000 locations around the World. The lifts, escalators, moving walks that are manufactured and supplied by Jalal Schindler Lifts & Escalators are in full compliance with the European Standard EN 81/ EN 115.

Notable projects completed include the Four Seasons, NBB Tower, Bahrain Financial Harbor and Marriot Apartments.

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Mohammed Jalal Catering (MJC) was founded in 1973 and is the market leader in the provision of institutional contract catering, industrial kitchen design, installation, commissioning and maintenance services, and professional facilities management services. MJC caters to institutions including hospitals, private enterprises, government agencies, schools, and the manufacturing and petrochemical industries.

MJC’s Kitchen Equipment Division offers a total solution in industrial kitchen design that is supported by an experienced AutoCAD team and cost estimators. The Company represents renowned kitchen equipment manufacturers and offers an extensively stocked showroom for retail purchases.

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Founded in 1973, Mohammed Jalal & Sons Automotive is a trusted automotive dealer in the Kingdom of Bahrain with two car showrooms offering a wide range of the latest model cars. The Company remains the Sole Agent of Suzuki Cars since its inception.  In addition, Mohammed Jalal & Sons Automotive operates an after-sales service workshop to provide authentic spare parts and complete body shop services.

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Mohammed Jalal Property offers a comprehensive real estate solution including property development, management, leasing, sales, maintenance, housekeeping, modification, refurbishing, property valuation, rent assessment, security services, consulting services, lease audits, administrative services and asset management.

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Mohammed Jalal & Sons Cigarettes is the sole distributor of British American Tobacco products in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The Company holds the sole distributorship of Dunhill, Vogue, Kent, Benson & Hedges, Rothmans, John Player Gold Leaf and London, Lucky Strike and Pal Mall. With an extensive clientele of retail outlets and wholesalers, the Company has successfully positioned all of its brands as market leaders in the region since 1960.

Consistent marketing efforts, innovation and effective distribution channels, together with the expertise and continued support of British American Tobacco, has seen Mohammed Jalal & Sons Cigarettes grow exponentially throughout the last five decades.

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Established in 1964 as the Technical & Automotive Division of Mohammed Jalal & Sons, Mohammed Jalal & Sons Engineering & Technology is a leading ISO 9001 certified supplier of engineering equipment and after sales services in the Kingdom of Bahrain with a 50-year reputation for exceptional service. The Company represents some of the world’s foremost manufacturers of oilfield equipment, industrial process and control equipment, construction machinery & equipment, industrial machinery & equipment, special vehicles, security & airport equipment, industrial food specialty chemicals, in addition to a host of other engineering products and services.

Mohammed Jalal & Sons Engineering & Technology employ a highly qualified and factory trained workforce of technicians who deliver personalized customer care. The Company, through its international partner network, also provides major projects in Bahrain with front-end engineering design and project management consultancy support.

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Gulf Pest Control, a division of the Gulf Trading & Export Agency, is one of the largest pest control companies in Bahrain. With over 40 years of industry experience, the Company utilizes the latest techniques, and an integrated methodology, to provide expert services for all types of domestic, industrial and structural pest control needs.

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We want all of our customers to experience the impressive level of professionalism when working with Mohammed Jalal & Sons W.L.L.. All of our services, especially this one, exist to make your life easier and stress free. You can trust us to supply you with the best products, as well as top quality customer service.

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The Jalal Group (Mohammed Jalal & Sons W.L.L.) values their strategic partnership base which extends beyond the borders of Bahrain to the region and across the globe. We represent a broad range of business activities in various sectors and look forward to joining hands with the right partners who have a track record of success. If you would like to explore opportunities with us, please contact:

(+973) 17533311

Falcon Tower, Diplomatic Area

Manama, Bahrain

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