Saudi Trading & Research Co., (STARC) is a limited liability company established in Al-Khobar in 1992. The company offers solutions to the oil & gas, petrochemical, energy, and water desalination markets in Saudi Arabia.

The solutions offered cover a broad spectrum within these industries, but primarily focus on pipeline, corrosion, instrumentation, process technology and fire and safety solutions. In addition, STARC provides specialized plant maintenance and pipeline repair services.


STARC represents manufacturers in the oil and gas sector. It aims to position its principals to become preferred vendors for its clients and strives to sign long-term agreements thereby allowing it to better forecast their requirements. It has also succeeded in qualifying most of its principals with its clients.


Specialized Field Services

STARC offers repair and reinforcement services using composite materials for pipelines and tanks.

Offshore Services

STARC offers offshore services to the oil and gas sectors in Saudi Arabia.