S.G.S. Building Company Ltd

S.G.S. is a promoter and developer of real estate for investment and residential construction purposes, as well as civil engineering projects. As well the Company develops and constructs a wide range of high-tech industrial buildings, office buildings, commercial areas, hotels, and is active in residential and urban renewal projects - PFI, BOT, and BOO, in a variety of fields - water desalination, sewage treatment plants and more


Founding Year 1972
Address 4 Raoul Wallenberg St., Ramat Ha'Hayal Tel Aviv 6971904 - View Map
Phone 03-6488777
Fax 03-6488774
Email [email protected]
Company Website


Yaron Shemie, Chief Executive Officer, S.G.S. Building Company Ltd

Yaron Shemie

Chief Executive Officer

Ehud Samsonov, Chairman of the Board, S.G.S. Building Company Ltd

Ehud Samsonov

Chairman of the Board


S.G.S. Building Co. Ltd. was founded by Ehud Samsonov, the late Amos Shemie and David Graf. S.G.S. is Israel's leading privately-owned company in real estate development, construction, and long-term leasing and operation of income-producing properties, such as office buildings, commercial and hi-tech buildings, residential and urban renewal projects, hotels, and more, in Israel and abroad. The Company's clients include Israeli and international corporations. S.G.S has over 40 years of success and experience in construction and civil engineering. The Company's success can be attributed to the fact that the buildings are constructed to the highest standards to meet tenant requirements, based on the Company's unique combination of skills as both a real estate developer and building contractor with extensive experience.

S.G.S. has a tradition of decades of excellence and success. The Company was established in the early 1970s as a contractor that primarily worked under contracts with government ministries, local authorities, public institutions, and in particular, for Israel’s Ministry of Defense and the US Army Corps of Engineers, which recognized S.G.S. as an “Outstanding Performer” for the quality of its work, prompt completion, safety, and effective management.

S.G.S. has completed a diverse range of projects over the years, including over 2 million square meters of commercial and hi-tech facilities, residential projects including in the field of urban renewal, many complex projects for the Ministry of Defense and the US Army Corps of Engineers at military bases throughout Israel, for Israel’s Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Housing and Construction, which placed S.G.S. in the “unlimited recognized and approved construction” category. Other major projects have been carried out for Israel Electric Corp., Israel Airports Authority, Mifal Ha’Payis, as well as for local and municipal authorities. All projects were completed successfully and to the satisfaction of the customers, who have showered the company with letters of appreciation and recommendations.

The Company’s reputation can be attributed to its team of professionals, technical staff, specialists, engineers, and managers, and to the successful completion of the most complex and challenging of projects, to the highest of standards, within allocated costs and time frames.

S.G.S is the exclusive manager of Vitania Ltd.’s operations, including promotion, development, construction, marketing, and property management.

Vitania is a public company, and its shares are traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, and is a developer of real estate for office, commercial and residential purposes. S.G.S. founded Vitania and is one of its shareholders. Vitania owns over 200,000 square meters of office and commercial space, as well as another 200,000 square meters for development and construction. Vitania is active mainly in Israel, Poland, and the USA.

Promotion, Development, and Construction – Offices, Commercial and Residential Properties

S.G.S. develops, builds, manages, and retains ownership of office and commercial buildings and residential projects – directly and via subsidiaries and related companies. After their completion and marketing, S.G.S. manages the buildings as income-producing properties. As a developer and builder, the Company is involved in all stages of the projects. This provides flexibility and the ability to complete custom made projects in the shortest time – efficiently, at competitive prices and independent of external contractors.

Urban Renewal

S.G.S has been active for many years in the field of urban renewal and has vast experience in clearance-reconstruction as well as TAMA 38 projects. S.G.S. initiated and is a partner in the largest clearance-reconstruction project in Tel Aviv – “Green Park neighborhood” at the renewed Neve Sharet in Northern Tel Aviv. S.G.S managed the entire process of signing up the tenants, planning the project, preparing agreements with the tenants and negotiating with the Ministry of Housing and Construction, Amidar, and other parties. The project includes the clearance of 154 apartments in 10 older housing buildings, their demolition and the construction of six 10-27 floor towers, with 447 apartments, over an area of 81,000 square meters The financial scope of the project is NIS 1 billion.

SGS through its SGS LIVING brand also leads and promotes a large number of projects for urban renewal (clearance -reconstruction and TAMA 38) involving 2,000 apartments units in several cities, including Tel Aviv, Ramat Gan, Givatayim, Netanya and more.

Contractual Contracting

S.G.S has built many projects at military and security facilities for the US Army Corps of Engineers throughout Israel. A wide variety of projects were carried out, such as flight simulators, technical buildings, etc. at a scope of tens of thousands square meters.

S.G.S. has also undertaken many projects for the Ministry of Housing and Construction, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Defense, municipalities, and local authorities, Mifal Ha’Payis, Israel Electric Corp. and others throughout Israel.

B.O.O., B.O.T., and P.F.I. Projects

S.G.S. is active in B.O.T., P.F.I., and B.O.O. Projects for the Israeli government, municipalities, and various public organizations. The “Station” (the historical train station complex in Tel Aviv-Jaffa) – a complex for culture, recreation, fashion, and leisure that includes 22 reconstructed and preserved buildings on 25,000 square meters next to Neve Tzedek, and opposite the beach. The buildings are leased to various tenants, including restaurants, coffee shops, bars, designer, fashion, and jewelry stores, as well as concept stores.

Water/Waste Water Treatment and Desalination Plants

S.G.S. is active in projects in the fields of water treatment, sewage, and desalination plants. S.G.S. was part of a joint venture that built the desalination water treatment plant at Netofa-Eshkol.

Ronimor Property Management Ltd.

Management and maintenance of properties wholly owned by S.G.S. Ronimor manages and maintains several office buildings, with an overall coverage of 200,000 square meters

Selected Projects

The Ampa House in Herzliya – Office building of 85,000 square meters, Herzliya Pituach Industrial Zone.

Amtzur House – Office building of 42,000 square meters, Herzliya Pituach Industrial Zone.

Verint House – Office building of 50,000 square meters, Herzliya Pituach Industrial Zone.

Vitania Fedco House – Office building of 40,000 square meters, Herzliya Pituach Industrial Zone.

Ziviel House – Office building and hotel of 75,000 square meters, Ramat Ha’Hayal Industrial Zone in Tel Aviv.

AD 120 House – 85,000 square meters of sheltered housing, commercial and office space, Ramat Ha’Hayal’s Atidim Industrial Zone.

Vitania Tower – Office building of 20,000 square meters with 16 floors, Ramat Ha’Hayal’ s Atidim Industrial Zone.

Reshet House – Office and commercial building of 13,000 square meters, Ramat Ha’Hayal Industrial Zone.

Bauman Bar Revnai House – Office building of 17,000 square meters, Ramat Gan’s Diamond Exchange Complex.

Check Point House – Office building of 45,000 square meters, in Tel Aviv.

Kodak House – Office building of 50,000 square meters, Petah Tikva’s Kiryat Arie Industrial Zone.

Terminal Park – Office and commercial park of 86,000 square meters, Or Yehuda’s New South Industrial Zone.

“Vitania Tel Aviv” – a project combining offices, residential units, hotel and commercial space with a total area of 200,000 square meters on Harish St., La Guardia junction in Tel Aviv.

Vitania Commercial Center – Commercial area of 5,000 square meters, Migdal Junction close by the Kinneret.

BMW Service Center – Car service center of 17,000 square meters, Petah Tikva’s Kiryat Arie Industrial zone.

Keren Complex, American Colony – A residential, commercial and hotel project combined with the conservation of historical buildings in Jaffa.

Green Park in Neve Sharet – An urban renewal project, involving the evacuation of 154 residents and the construction of 447 new apartments, including six towers, covering a total area of 81,000 square meters

Rambam in Herzliya – An urban renewal project, involving the evacuation of 33 residents and the construction of 100 new apartments, covering a total area of 11,0000 square meters

The “Station” Complex, in Tel Aviv’s Neve Tzedek Compound – for the conservation and reconstruction of Tel Aviv’s historic railway station.

Vitania – Carasso Petah Tikva – a business park with a total area of 160,000 square meters, in Petah Tikva’s Kiryat Aryeh industrial zone.

Overseas Projects

S.G.S. is a partner and has undertaken two residential and office projects in Gdansk, Poland. The projects involve an area of 30,000 square meters

S.G.S. is also a partner in the promotion and construction of several office buildings and commercial centers in New Jersey and New York, covering an area of 25,000 square meters.

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