About us

Who we are

Established in the year 1996, “AL-WAQIA SHOES CO. LLC” is one of the leading manufacturers and exporters of Safety, Military and Uniform footwear in the Gulf. We are one and the only company in the Sultanate of Oman manufacturing Safety Shoes and Military Boots with the state-of-art facility.

The “WAQ” brand shoes and boots are crafted, designed and produced to the most advanced European Standards, conforming to EN ISO 20345, 346 – 347. All our products have been tested by INTERTEK, the internationally recognized association for the Shoe Quality Certification and bear the “CE & EN ISO -20345:2011” marking, our products have also been tested and proven by many reputed industries throughout the world.

The manufacturing facility has been set-up with the state-of-art technology to produce the most advanced and sophisticated shoes and boots to meet the requirements of the Safety and Military industry.

With a very diversified production facility, we produce wide variety of footwear with directly injected soles of dual density PU / PU and PU / RUBBER, Direct Vulcanized Rubber sole (known as DMS) and Stuck-on process using all types of soles, i.e. TR, Leather, PU, Rubber, PVC Nitrile, etc. We also produce metal free shoes which comprise of Composite toe cap and Kevlar midsole to meet the on going demand in the market.

The Company has been using latest technology from the most renowned European machinery suppliers, i.e. Klockner Desma for the direct injection machineries, BUSM for lasting machineries and CIC Ruff for direct vulcanizing Machineries.

We are a reputed manufacturer, trader and supplier of a comprehensive assortment of Footwear Products. These products are designed by our experts considering the ongoing market trends. Optimum grade raw material is being used in the manufacturing process of these products. The array is renowned for its durability, light-weight, comfortableness, longer life and stylish looks. These products are offered in a wide variety of designs, sizes and patterns in order to serve the heterogeneous demands of the clients.

In order to build a world renowned brand name the Company has also been continuously participating in world popular International Exhibitions like ROSPA held at NEC Birmingham, A + A at MESSE DUSSELDORF in Germany, Expo-protection in Paris, MILIPOL QATAR in the State of Qatar, IDEX in UAE and many other exhibitions organized by the Government and Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the Sultanate of Oman.

Because of our Quality Products coupled with competitive pricing our products have a better reach throughout Middle East and North Africa apart from some parts in Europe.

We Serve These Industry

Name any industry and you will find our products taking care of the footwear needs of the people in the industry. To name a few –

  • Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Oil & Gas
  • Hospitality
  • Transportation
  • Service / Other
  • Defense Forces

This shows our commitment to the Safety needs of the most precious thing on the earth – Human Life. WAQ stands for Worldwide Aspirations Qualitatively

MEET OUR MANAGEMENT

K.VENKATARAMAN

  • FINANCE MANAGER

K.VENKATARAMAN

HUSSEIN AHMED JAWAD

  • CEO

HUSSEIN AHMED JAWAD

MOHAMMED ALI REDHA

  • MANAGING DIRECTOR

MOHAMMED ALI REDHA

MAHMOOD JAFFAR AL AJMI

  • SALES MANAGER

MAHMOOD JAFFAR AL AJMI

ANIL T JOHN

  • BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

ANIL T JOHN