History

History

2002

The Start

The Start

KFUPM initiated its technology developmental efforts in the year 2002 with the establishment of the Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Science Park (PASP). Schlumberger, a global oil-field service provider was the first company to join PASP in the year 2003

2006

Launch

Launch

In 2006, Dhahran Techno Valley was established as a subsidiary investment project of King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals. DTV has been founded to keep pace with the knowledge-based economy ideas and applications.

2010

DTVC

DTVC

In 2010, DTV Company (DTVC) was created by a Royal Charter, with terms set forth by the Council of Ministers. KFUPM’s relentless efforts in developing innovative technologies for more than a decade now has made it one of the pioneer institutions in the Middle East and Globally.