In May 2017 Alderley announced its partnership with Artman Systems Company to manufacture locally and support clients with the transfer of technology and service support in Iran.
"SMS will be exhibiting along with the Alderley Group at the 22nd Iran International Oil, Gas, Refining and Petrochemical Exhibition from the 6th - 9th May 2017. SMS will be promoting its range of Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Electrical Control Systems along with their offshore and onshore services. The business will also demonstrate its full project and multi-disciplined engineering capabilities. Gary Morrow, Business Development Director, comments, 'We are looking forward to attending the Iran Oil and Gas show so that we can highlight SMS's expertise in delivering quality solutions and services. We pride ourselves on meeting the specific requirements of our clients and the exhibition will allow us to discuss with our customers how we can support them locally now and in the future.'" (SMS, "SMS To Exhibit At The Iran Oil Show 2017," 4/20/17).
Alderley have just re-entered into the Iranian market since the lifting of sanctions and as a big player in the market previously, Alderley already have a large installed base of over 40 modular packages in the region. In order to ensure systems are running at optimal capacity, Alderley have been proactively engaging with existing clients and have visited various sites such as Abadan Refinery, Darquain and Assaluyeh to provide maintenance and engineering support services. Eric Maddock, Business Development Director, Alderley AFZE comments, “This is a good time for Alderley to re-enter the Iranian market and, as part of giving our clients the best support for their systems, we are extremely pleased to announce our new partners in the region: Artman System Company. Artman have an excellent reputation in Iran and have a full understanding of the market place and our clients. Together we have developed a strong presence and will be able to manufacture locally and support our clients with the transfer of technology and service support.” (Alderley, "Alderley to Exhibit At The Iran Oil Show 2017," 4/24/17).