COMPANY PROFILE
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For more than 23 years BATIFORT's professionalism and expertise allowed execution of crucial tasks in the key largest projects in Lebanon and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Offering a panel of 6 product types that are unchallenged on the regional market.

 


BATIFORT sells its products but also executes on-site. It has partners in the MENA region and teams of international experts that are ready to be dispatched when required. BATIFORT is the leader in lightweight concrete and fireproofing on the Lebanese market and this success stems from more than 55 years of experience on large projects in the MENA region including: Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Lybia, Nigeria, etc..

The FARHAT Engineering office in Gouraud Street in Gemmayzeh made history by building some of the greatest international projects in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region starting in the 1960’s.

Elie G. Farhat designed the major highways in Lebanon during the 70’s. He founded and managed a multinaltional engineering firm working in the MENA region: from Sudan to Kuwait passing by Saudi Arabia and Lebanon. Executed works include:
 - 900Km Pipeline from Khartoum to Port Sudan, Sudan
 - Schools and residential buildings, Saudi Arabia
 - Highways from Khobar to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
 - Urban planning of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
 - Urban planning of Khobar and Dammam, Saudi Arabia
 - Port Academy for Maritime & Technical Studies, Dammam port, Saudi Arabia
 - Sewage treatment of Kuwait City, Kuwait
 - Industrial and petrochemical plants, Nigeria

Georges E. Farhat founded BATIFORT in 1991. He developed the company headquartered in Beirut focusing on a flawless professional reputation and consecutive success stories. He built up an expertise in special concretes that is unique in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

He partners with multinationals to serve the Lebanese and the MENA markets with unchallenged high quality products and services.

He previously worked in Europe with the French construction company SPIE BATIGNOLLES. He is a Civil Engineering graduate from the American Uniersity of Beirut.

The below map allows you to view and interact with BATIFORT's global and regional activity.
For the complete list of projects, refer to the Reference List section.
BATIFORT was founded.
1991
Jafet AUB Library Reconstruction

Lightweight concrete shotcreet.

1993
Lycée Francais

Fireproofing

1996
ESCWA

Fireproofing

2000
Berytech/Faculté des Science USJ

Lightweight concrete, fireproofing

2003
Metropolitan Club

Fireproofing

2006
Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne

Monocouche

2007
Platinum Tower

Fireproofing, lightweight concrete & plastering.

2010
Saida Mall

Lightweight concrete & Waterproofing

2010
Beirut Souks

Lightweight concrete

2010
Beiteddine Palace

Lightweight concrete

2012
SkyGate

Lightweight concrete

2013
City Center Cheesecake Factory

Premix screed

2013
Grand Lycée Franco-Libanais de Beyrouth

Fireproofing

2014
Beirut Terraces

Lightweight Concrete

2014