Our History

1981
1981

Our journey began on September 1, 1981

Our journey began on September 1, 1981
Our History Our journey began on September 1, 1981, when Eng. Hamdy Abo el Roccab founded his dream business in his parents’ Workshop in 6th of October city. Since then, the business has grown from a solo enterprise into a leading Compressed Air supplier of energy-efficient solutions. Highlights from more than 33 years of Misr Compressor history Passion for Compressed Air solutions has been ingrained at Misr Compressor since Eng. Hamdy’s very first initiative to build up his own dream. From the Repair of Diesel Compressors, to one of the leading Compressed Air Solution Provider in Egypt. Explore our timeline and key highlights from different decades below. Milestones: Eng. Hamdy sets up his own company, in 1981. Key Action: First Egyptian Workshop for Diesel Compressors Repair and Maintenance. Market Presence: First Family partnership established in Egypt. The team: 3 people employed by 1981.
1989
1989

1989s: Building a business and an international presence

1989s: Building a business and an international presence Milestones: Moved to a bigger Workshop and the company is renamed Specialist Compressed Air Maintenance in 1989. Key Action:  Extend Our efforts in the field of Servicing Diesel air compressors to Sell Used Air Compressors. Market Presence: The First Used Air Compressor Selling Service was introduced to Egyptian Market by Eng. Hamdy Abo el Roccab. Market Presence: In 1989, the first  Used Diesel Compressor sales company set up in Egypt. The team: By 1989, Eng. Hamdy employs 5 people.
1994
1994

1994s: Introduction of the Rotary Screw Compressors

1994s: Introduction of the Rotary Screw Compressors Milestones:  The Business had emphasized the importance of the Small and Medium sized factories from which we have entered the World of Screw Compressor. Key Actions: Starting up the Rotary Screw Selling, Maintenance and Overhauling Department. Market Presence: Agents from 5 countries meet Eng. Hamdy for Partnership Deals. The team: 7 employees celebrating the company Success in global partnerships.
1999
1999

1999s: Rotary Screw efficiency in focus

1999s: Rotary Screw efficiency in focus Milestones: The Company Had a new Area to Extend it’s service to the Egyptian Market By Selling New Air Compressor Spare Parts. Key Action: High Quality Spare Parts by top European Manufactures are introduced to the Egyptian Market. The team: By 1999 there are 7 employees and 5 around the world.
2004
2004

2004s: Leading the way in the Globalization age

2004s: Leading the way in the Globalization age Milestones: A German Partnership was held with Egyptian-German Investments. Key Action: The Company name was changed and the Egyptian German for importing Air Compressors is introduced. The team: 7 employees in Egypt, 2 in Germany.
2008
2008

2008s: Setting a course for sustainability

2008s: Setting a course for sustainability Milestones: The company Assets was totally turn around from a German Partnership to an Egyptian Investment with an Egyptian Partner and the company renamed Union Power Egypt.
2009
2009

2009s: Expanding the Company family

2009s: Expanding the Company family Milestones: the company become totally owned by Eng. Hamdy and His Family to become Misr Compressorâ. The Company had seen a growth in all areas of it’s business, both by affiliations and by development into new products and markets. The team: By 2009, Misr Compressor has almost 9 employees.
2018
2018

2018s: The death of the founder heralds the birth of a legacy

2018s: The death of the founder heralds the birth of a legacy Milestones:  Eng. Hamdy Passed away in 2018 – but his legacy lives with more than 3000 Client and more than 15 supplier all over the world from 1981 to 2018. In 2010 Eng. Hamdy purchases the Largest Diesel Air Compressor Size and in 2011it was installed the biggest Egyptian Electric industry. The team: Eng. Hamdy’s Son, Ahmed becomes chair of the board. Now in 2019 Misr Compressor Celebrated 30 years in Business and look forward with excitement to the next 30 years, with passion and knowledgeable technicians, we are committed to deliver excellence to every client, every time.