About Us

What began in 1968 as an engineering and planning consultancy offering technical services in the building, industrial and energy sectors in the Middle East, has grown into a truly global enterprise.

SDC has developed both organically and through acquisition. Today, our expertise and professional scope comprises of four different areas: Project Development, Engineering, Energy and Investment. We have extensive operational experience across Europe, Africa, the Americas, the Middle East and Asia.

We were also early adopters in China, having entered the country in 1983, as it began to open up to foreign investment. You can read more about our China journey here.

Local Knowledge

We put our knowledge of local customs and practices into everything we do. Our reputation is built around how we respect difference, embrace opportunity and deliver project success worldwide. Put simply, we achieve global reach with a local mindset.

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