Introduction and background of the Izhar Group of Companies
The legacy of Innovation
Izhar Group of Companies has entered into its 6th decade of pioneering solutions in construction operations. Since its inception in 1959 by (late) Engr. Izhar Ahmad Qureshi, a highly reputed name in the veteran engineer’s community of Pakistan revolutionized the construction industry in 1965 with his innovative precast and pre-stressed construction solutions. Thus, a new industry was born. It soon become the market leader and is known by the generic of “Izhar ki tayar Chatain” meaning “Readymade roofs of Izhar”.
Izhar has been incarnating (or rewriting) its legacy of innovation, novelty and revolutionizing the industry in which it enters its operations. In the last 6 decades, Izhar has diversified its operations into Steel structures, Housing sector, Alternate energy solutions, Mechanical-Electrical and Plumbing Solutions. Yet in each sector, Izhar has proven its strong foothold as a market leader.
Continuing its legacy, Izhar has now stepped into agriculture and social sector to transform it on modern guidelines of international standards. To create an impact synonymous to its founders, Mr. Yaqoob Tahir Izhar, an engineer by profession, envisioned the innovative idea of converting barren, poorly cultivated lands into high agriculture producing lands. Thus, Izhar Farms Pvt. Ltd was born.
For the last 4 years, Izhar Farms has successfully grown olives and grapes plantations into sizeable barren lands of Kalar Kahar region, with high salinity and extremely poor irrigated water supply. Izhar has introduced innovative and modern irrigation system, i.e. drip irrigation. The details of this project are further discussed in this paper. Izhar Group, it seems, has taken an oath to be innovative and make their mark not only in Pakistan but worldwide.
IZHAR Construction (Pvt.) Ltd.
Construction has completed numerous large Industrial, Commercial, Educational, Infrastructure, Power Plants and other projects and today we are one of the leading construction companies of Pakistan after having earned an outstanding recognition of consistent performances matching international standards harnessing indigenous expertise over the past half a century plus.
IZHAR Concrete (Pvt.) Ltd.
IZHAR Concrete is the parent member of Izhar Group of Companies which is the pioneer and the largest single entity engaged in manufacturing of pre-cast and pre-stressed concrete components including but not limited to T-Slabs, Smooth Face Slabs, Girders, and Transoms. Pavers, Kerb Stones, Hollow Core Slabs of widest range and variety in Pakistan.
In addition to other construction systems, the technology of pre-casting and pre-stressing concrete elements was indigenized and developed by the founder of Izhar Group, Engineer Izhar Ahmed Qureshi (Late), to best meet the local requirements and conditions.
MEP Solutions (Pvt.) Ltd.
MEP Solutions (Pvt.) Ltd. (MEPS) is a “contracting firm providing end to end solutions for Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing works in all construction sectors”. MEPS is a wholly owned subsidiary group member company of Izhar Group of Companies.
IZHAR Housing (Pvt.) Ltd.
IZHAR Housing is committed to bring the limits of luxurious living at affordable prices and our customers have responded to the brand-name of IZHAR even beyond our expectations. Izhar Construction continues to build residential complexes meeting housing requirements of masses at large.
IZHAR Steel (Pvt.) Ltd.
IZHAR is the only Pakistani group furnishing pre-engineered steel buildings from conception to commissioning on turnkey basis and hence the only one to provide prompt after sales service by virtue of its steel factory located in Lahore, Pakistan. Izhar Steel (Pvt.) Ltd. has completed more than 650 pre-engineered steel buildings since its inception more than a decade ago.
IZHAR Energy Services (Pvt.) Ltd.
IZHAR Energy Services (Pvt.) Ltd. (IES) is an energy company committed to provide Energy Efficiency (EE) and Alternate Energy (AE) Technologies and Solutions to Industrial, Commercial and Institutional Clients.
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