Aydeniz Group commenced operations when Ahmet Aydeniz Construction and Contracting Co. was founded in 1975. The group embarked upon a process of diversification, with farming in 1998; investments in frozen food, tourism and stock farming followed in 2000, 2007 and 2009 respectively. Guided by ‘business integrity’ and ‘focus on business quality’, Aydeniz Group expanded its business to international markets with the same quality vision as in Turkey. Equipped with a sound organizational structure, state of the art facilities and its qualified manpower of more than 1500 persons; Aydeniz Group operates in various countries across the world. The group’s affiliated companies are official members of many national and international organizations.


Ahmet Aydeniz Construction and Contracting

Ahmet Aydeniz Construction and Contracting Co, the mother company of the group, offers turn-key project management, engineering and construction, electrical and mechanical installation, as well as superstructure and infrastructure services. Ahmet Aydeniz Construction and Contracting Co. was awarded many certificates of achievement as it completed the contracted projects earlier than scheduled.

Ahmet Aydeniz Construction, which is the mother company of the Group, provides turn-key project management, engineering and construction, electrical and mechanical installation, super-structure and infra-structure services for both private and public sectors. Ahmet Aydeniz Construction has put her signature under successful projects in Turkey and in international stage her “honest work” and “focusing on business quality” principles. The Group has been honored with certificates of achievements by Turkish Government and other international employers having completed the projects before the scheduled time frames Ahmet Aydeniz Construction, which has become specialized in building irrigation canals and networks, tunnels, ponds, dams and similar nature of projects, has completed various important projects within the scope of GAP - Southeastern Anatolian Project that is the biggest ongoing energy and agriculture infrastructure investment project of Turkish Republic; and has offered irrigation opportunity to dry lands of more than 150,000 hectares. Ahmet Aydeniz Construction has been successfully building residences, social facilities, service and business buildings with all electric, mechanic and infrastructure systems as well as commercial and industrial superstructure construction projects. In recent years, Ahmet Aydeniz Construction, which has enlarged her activity fields and been operating in performing turnkey projects of super-structures and infra-structures of airports, concrete and asphalt surfacing, road and bridge construction, and the company continues performing projects in various regions of Turkey & Afghanistan, in Ethiopia and in Maldives. Ahmet Aydeniz Construction has certificates of ISO 9001 Quality Management, ISO 14001 Environmental Management System, OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System The Group has been registered to many national and international organizations in connection with construction sector, such as Ankara Chamber of Industry and Trade, Turkish Contractors Association, Employer’s Union of Construction Industrialists, Foreign Economic Relations Board and World Water Council.



Ayfrost Frozen Foods

Ayfrost, the group’s brand in frozen food industry, has obtained a significant position in international markets, notably in the EU, thanks to its dedication to provide natural and quality products over more than a decade.

Under the brand of “Ayfrost”, Aydeniz Group has been doing production in the area of frozen foods by using the method of processing vegetables, fruits, sea and fresh water products by freezing them separately at -40°C (IQF). The raw material supply, production, sale and marketing stages of Ayfrost Frozen Foods products are controlled through efficient traceable standards & the conformity is ensured by universal standards. Ayfrost Frozen Foods facilities, which were founded on closed and open areas of 6,000 m2 and 120,000 m2 respectively, has annual production volume of 5,000 tons; and with her plc controlled storage operating between -10°C and +10°C, and at -20°C, it has a stock capacity of 3,000 tons combined. Ayfrost, entering the market as an export-oriented organization in 2000, has become a well-known brand in the region of European Union due to her exports. In addition to exports made to collective consumption points, its products are sold with “Ayfrost” brand and also as private label in international market chains & European markets. The Group’s, which has made up the principle of continuous development since its foundation, frozen food brand Ayfrost, aims at playing an important role in the frozen food sector in domestic market with its healthy products free from additives and by focusing on R&D studies.

Ayfrost Frozen Foods has the certificates of
TS EN ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System,
TS EN ISO 22000:2005 Food Safety Management System,
TS EN ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management System,
OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health and Safety Management System,
BRC (British Retail Consortium)

Ayfrost Frozen Foods continues its studies to triple its production and storage capacity in the near future. The feasibility studies have been completed for the additional production facility which is planned to start operation in the beginning of 2011.


Ayfarm Agriculture and Stockbreeding

Ayfarm, the farming and stockbreeding brand of the group, follows good agricultural practices in its agricultural production; and modern stock breeding techniques and systems in animal husbandry.

Under the title of Ayfarm Agriculture and Stockbreeding, Aydeniz Group has been performing agricultural and stockbreeding activities in fertile regions of our country. Aydeniz Agriculture offers the natural products that it has cultivated in its farms with the brand of “Ayfarm” to the consumers willing to have a healthy life with fresh tastes. Ayfarm products are grown in a cultivable land of approximately 8 million m2, including of the contracted cultivation organizations’, within the scope of “good farming practices” and under the supervision of expert teams. Aydeniz Agriculture has been performing forestation activities with its love of nature, with the respect towards the blessings offered by nature to us and with the wish of leaving a more inhabitable nature to next generations. For this purpose, more than 1,000,000 trees have been planted; production and distribution of saplings have been provided. Aydeniz Agriculture and stockbreeding has been playing a leading role in promoting tree planting. Ayfarm Agriculture and Stockbreeding, which has been growing rapidly and has started investing in stockbreeding sector ,being not only a commercial activity but also having a socio-economical importance in today's Turkey, has been breeding sheep, goats, and cattle.


Ayada Maldives

Aydeniz Group, operating in the tourism sector with its brand Ayada Maldives, has commenced the first Turkish investment in the Maldives and seeks further growth in tourism industry as well.

Aydeniz Group has been making powerful in order to transfer her experiences in the construction sector and international markets, to tourism investments. Aydeniz Group has succeeded a unique investment in the Republic of Maldives. The project covers a luxurious tourism facility composing of water and land bungalows on Magudhuvaa Island, which is wholly allocated to the company. Maldives facility, where the construction has started in 2008, is planned to come into service in the third quarter of 2011. Aydeniz Group continues its feasibility studies for possible new tourism investments.