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Our Story
Established in Dubai, United Arab Emirates in 2002, Micro Automation Industries specializes in High-tech hardware design and manufacture for power protection, electronic control systems and Internet of Things (IoT) enabled devices. Backed up by over 40 years of experience in the fields of engineering design, technology development, prototyping and manufacturing, MAI has carved a niche of its own as the leader in power protection. We firmly believe that cultivating a global mindset is necessary to drive innovation and we have on-the-ground presence across the world – with R&D facilities from GCC through Europe, all the way to Silicon Valley. Our endless commitment to solving challenges and exceeding customer expectations has earned us long-lasting relationships with our clients and partners.
Our Offering
We help end-users at home, office and workplace stay safe and in-control through high-tech electronic products.
Our Mission
Is to establish and retain leadership in the market for electronic control and power protection systems through focused efforts in producing innovative solutions.
Our Vision
To utilize the most advanced technologies in the industry to provide optimal cost-effective products and solutions.
Our Values
Our ethos was founded on certain core values and beliefs, where customer is placed in the heart of it all. We strongly believe in innovation; where we continually improve our products and manufacturing processes or our marketing methods. We truly believe in manufacturing high quality products that will last forever and be worth every dollar. We're geeks at heart so we always aim and seek the latest technologies to offer most advanced solutions in our field. We strongly stand behind offering a sustainable solution that will not affect our beloved planet while enhancing customers' experience. These core values and beliefs are our North Star.
Our History
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At the Beginning

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1977 – Basrah: a vision to be an electronics manufacturing business aimed at helping customers in their everyday life by utilizing latest technologies

Moving National

Iraq

1986 – Baghdad: a move was required to reach visioned potential and greater access to market, skills and resources

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Global Operations

UAE

2001 – Dubai: we used the strategic location to export our products globally through a new fully equipped R&D and maufacturing facility

Close to R&D

Belgium

2009 – Leuven: we setup a R&D facility in Leuven – as part of Leuven University innovation and incubation center – to respond to rapid technology developments and higher customer expectations

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Our Philosophy
For more than 40 years we have been working based on an A to Z Product Development Philosophy: from idea development to design then idea prototyping; all the way to manufacturing and then marketing. This is part of our vision to provide cost-effective solutions to our customers.
Solution Development
Functional Design
Hardware Design
Software Design
Prototyping
Design of production process
Design of calibration tools & test jigs
Manufacturing
Marketing
Quality Policy
We at Micro Automation Industries are committed to develop, design, manufacture and market quality electronic control equipment to customers. The management is committed to continual upgrading of its quality systems and processes through the continual review of the set objectives. Micro Automation Industries aims is to give maximum satisfaction to its customers. We will continually improve and maintain quality management systems in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 standards and meet the requirements of international standards and compliance obligations, ensuring consistent quality of services.
Awards
Over the years our business and the technology we have developed has been recognized and appreciated through various entities.
Business Innovation of the Year – 2013
Gulf Capital Awards
Evaluating hundreds of small and medium-sized businesses which demonstrated outstanding business performance, innovation and growth, MEED's esteemed panel of judges selected Micro Automation Industries as the business with most dynamic and innovative business for the year 2013.
No.1 in Innovation – 2011
Dubai SME100
Selected out of 72,000 SMEs in Dubai, Micro Automation Industries (MAI) was selected to be among the top 100 preforming SME's in Dubai. Out of those top 100 SME's MAI was awarded the rank of No. 1 in Innovation among all top 100 SME's. This prestigious ranking represents the best of the best SMEs in Dubai.
Technology Company of the Year – 2008
Business Achievement Award
Having carved a niche of its own as the best in the fields of power protection and electronic control systems, the success of Micro Automation Industries owes its great R&D and innovative solutions; topped with its products high quality standards.
Best Hardware Product – 2008
Golden Chip Award
Recognizing excellence in ICT applications and services to cutting-edge companies around the MENA region. The Best Hardware Product Award was given to Powermatic for its innovations in the fields of power protection. Awarded in association with the Arab ICT Organization (IJMA3).
Appreciation Award – 2013
JAFZA
Micro Automation Industries (MAI) received an award in appreciation for the outstanding efforts and technology development during the 10 years being in Jebel Ali Free Zone. Given by H.E. Selma Hareb during her visit with high officials from JAFZA to MAI facility in Jebel Ali Free Zone.
Arabia Fast Growth 500 – 2011/2012/2013/2014
AllWorld Network
Based on Micro Automation Industries achievements in innovation, growth and business agility it was ranked among the fastest growth 500 business in the MENA region for 4 consecutive years (2011/2012/2013/2014).