From the modest beginnings back in 1985 as Deemah Tiles Pty Ltd, Mr.Raymond Bechara quickly established himself as being able to provide a high level of personalize service to his ever-growing clientele. In only its initial years of operation, and with a rapidly growing stone industry in Australia, the company fused into Deemah Marble & Granite Pty Ltd in 1987 and soon became the leading stone company in the state of New South Wales (Australia). By accumulating a wealth of experienced and talented staff in the industry over the years, the company has proven that it can successfully compete against other international stones contractors, evidenced by the completion of many multi-million dollar projects both in Australia and in the overly competitive Asian market. The teams of Project Managers, Estimators, Supervisors and supporting staff, most of whom have been with the company for over a decade, together with the company’s ability to integrate local tradespeople and subcontractors, have contributed to the growth and successful operations of the company both in Australia and abroad.
The company’s long term vision and foresight, combined with the status of worldwide economy, have instigated another expansion. In 2007, Mr.Raymond Bechara started investigating new opportunities in Dubai and the UAE, though some already established overseas connections as well as locally based contacts. A local company, Deemah Stone LLC, was established, which was manned by a small local team, while managed and supported by the Sydney staff. Four years on, Deemah Stone Marble and Tile Works LLC and Deemah Stone Qatar have joined with original local company in tackling some of the more prestigious projects in the region, supported by capable and experienced staff as well as fabrication facilities in both Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Works undertaken have incorporated all faces of internal and external stonework, including stone cladding to high-rise buildings and specialized paving works. The company has not forgotten its past and is still very active in all types of tiling works and associated ancillaries. Such work has led the company to also undertake a signification number of large terrazzo paving projects for commercial centers.
Deemah Stone is able to procure stone products and tiles from all over the world. The company can be as dynamic in its procurement as required, sourcing products directly from the quarry and/or manufactures. In many cases, it can offer clients alternative materials, equal to or better than those specified, at considerable cost savings. Boasting a well-experienced and multicultural workforce, Deemah Stone has proven that it can respond to any commercial challenge. The large computerized factories in Australia, UAE and Qatar are equipped with the latest machinery, ensuring consistent quality and productivity at competitive prices.
Over the past 27 years, the company’s dynamic ability to diversify to the ever-changing demands of the building and construction industry, have been the catalyst for its continual development both in Australia and overseas.