Industry : Handicrafts & Carpet
|Website : www.irancarpet.ir||Email : : Info@IranCarpet.ir
|Tel : + 98 21 66705236||Fax : + 98 21 66708234|
|Address : No. 357, North Ferdosi St., Tehran, Iran|
Iran carpet company
Iran Carpet Co. was established in 1925 and is the oldest and largest producer of handmade carpets in Iran. The company uses wool, cork, cotton yarn and silk in its carpets. All of the company’s carpets are hand woven with traditional carpet loom. Thousands of skilled weavers and hundreds of experts and carpet designers co-operate with Iran carpet co. Our production network covers almost all areas of carpet production in Iran. At present, we produce about 20,000 square meters of carpet per year, with a significant part being exported to overseas markets. At present, our company has 5,900 carpet loom machines and has approximately 10,000 weavers (men and women).
Company products and services
1.Designing and producing exquisite carpets and rugs according to the orders and customers’ desired designs.
2.Design and manufacture of large and extra-large to cover the spaces in the palaces, villas, hostels and public areas.
3.Our company has a leading position in producing large and extra-large handmade carpets to cover mosques and Islamic centers.
4.Our company has the innovation and unique technology in installing and connecting large carpet parts.
5. Production of exquisite pictorial carpet based on orders.
6.Production and supply of various types of Gabbeh (pile rug) each of which reflecting the designs of the nomadic areas of Iran.
In addition to its usual production, Persian Carpet Co. has been honored to produce and deliver several pieces of unique carpets upon its foreign customers. One of these masterpieces is the Great Carpet of the Grand Mosque of Sultan Qaboos in Muscat, the Carpet of the Reception Hall of Qasr al-Elm in Muscat and the carpet of the Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Ale Nahyan Mosque in Abu Dhabi.
Great carpet of Grand Mosque of Sultan Qaboos in Muscat
We designed and produced this carpet to provide the bek chapel of the Grand Mosque of Sultan Qaboos.
In 2001, when the carpet was finished and installed on its site, the approximate dimensions of this artistic masterpiece are 70 × 60 meters and covers the whole surface of 4,343 square meters of the main chamber.
Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan al-Nahyan mosque carpet (Abu Dhabi)
This unique carpet, as the largest and most technically sophisticated handmade carpet in the world, has set an unprecedented record in the history of the world’s carpet. The carpet weaving contract was awarded by the municipality of Abu Dhabi to cover the main prayer hall of the aforementioned mosque in the Persian carpet company. The width of this carpet is 133 meters and its length is from 40 to 48 meters and its area is 5,634 square meters. For the carpet weaving, the Iranian carpet company daily uses 1,200 weavers in two shifts, which finished the carpet work in 18 months.