Guide Oil Equipment Company

Weapon Program: 

  • Chemical
  • Biological

Related Country: 

  • United Arab Emirates



Limited liability company registered in the Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), having Abdol Hamid Rashidian, who was convicted in April 1998 of conspiring to ship impregnated alumina to Iran; identified as a partner, shareholder and director; identified on June 10, 1996 by Henry Joseph Trojack, who was convicted in February 1998 of conspiring to ship impregnated alumina to Iran, as an off-shore corporation in Dubai which would ship impregnated alumina to Iran either through Dubai or the United Kingdom; identified on June 19, 1996 by Trojack as the buyer of impregnated alumina; impregnated alumina is a chemical used primarily as a catalyst in the plastics and rubber industry, although it can be used to manufacture phosphorous-oxychloride, an intermediate for organophosphate insecticides and the nerve (chemical warfare) agents VX and GB.

Date Entered: 

January 26, 2004

Date Last Modified: 

February 25, 2004