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11 May 2017

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Due to its strategic importance, Qatar Steel took part in the 14th International Construction Technology & Building Materials Exhibition, “Project Qatar”, held under the auspices of the Prime Minister and Interior Minister, HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, from 8th – 11th May, 2014, at Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC). Project Qatar was opened officially by HE Sheikh Ahmed Bin Jassim Bin Mohamed Al-Thani, Minister of Economy and Trade. Attended the event were Dr. Mohamed Bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry, dignitaries from government authorities, leaders of building and construction companies locally and overseas. “Project Qatar” attracted about 516 local and international exhibitors from 33 countries from Qatar, Arabian Gulf and different parts of the world, who showcased up-to-date technology and state-of-the-art equipment, technological inventions and services in the constructions sector. The exhibition is one of Middle East’s leading exhibitions for construction and building Read more…

26 Apr 2017

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In appreciation of their devoted efforts and dedication, Qatar Steel honored 285 employees, who have spent from 10 to 40 years in service. An awarding ceremony was held at Al-Reem Club in Mesaieed Industrial City. Attended the event were Mr. Ali Bin Hassan Al-Muraikhi, Qatar Steel’s Managing Director and General Manager, Division and department managers and senior employees. Speaking on this occasion, Mr. Al-Muraikhi said that through our recognition ceremony, we convey our gratitude and appreciation to our awardees for their committed efforts and devotion throughout their long service. This event also reflects the importance that Qatar Steel attaches to its manpower, which it is keen to develop through training and constant motivation, in order to enhance their capabilities, improve their performance and to ultimately achieve the desired objectives and results. Mr. Al-Muraikhi pointed out that Qatar Steel achieved outstanding performance last year, despite all challenges it faced in terms Read more…

11 Apr 2017

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In culmination of the persistent efforts to protect the environment, and recycle the industrial wastes, resulted from its steel manufacturing, for a better reuse and  investment, Qatar Steel held, on 11th April, 2017, a seminar on the optimization of steel slag in constructions and road asphalting. Attended the event were Dr. Eng. Saad Ahmed Ibrahim Al Mohannadi, President of Public Works Authority (Ashghal),     Dr Mohamed bin Saif Al-Kuwari, Assistant Undersecretary for laboratories and Standardization at the Ministry of Municipality and Environment,  Head of Environmental and Municipal Studies Institute. Present at the event were also officials from Ministry of Municipality and Environment, Ashghal, Transport Research Laboratory, UK (TRL), and specialists from construction industry.  From Qatar Steel, the seminar was attended by department managers as well as a number of senior staff. Speaking on this event, Mr. Ali Bin Hassan Al-Muraikhi, Qatar Steel’s Managing Director and General Manager, declared that the Read more…

08 Apr 2017

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Qatar Steel participated in the Second Edition of Government Procurement & Contracting Conference and Exhibition ” Moushtarayat”. Which took place under the auspices of HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Prime Minister and Interior Minister, and organized by Qatar Development Bank (QDB), in cooperation with Ministry of Finance, during 6- 8 April, 2017 at Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC). Over 40 organizations from both public and private sectors in Qatar took part in the conference and the exhibition. “Moushtarayat” Conference & exhibition aimed to promote cooperation between private and public companies in Qatar, through the extension of tendering opportunities and contracting, pave the way for greater interaction between the owners of local Small and Medium enterprises (SMEs) and leading contractors, familiarize them with the public tenders and facilitate their access to them and help them overcome common challenges they may face, in addition to follow the best Read more…

14 Mar 2017

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QS Annual Sports were held from 19th February to 13th March 2017 at MIC sports Complex and Al Reem club in Mesaieed. Teams from different departments were formed to compete with each other, and the activities included football, basketball, cricket, lawn tennis, badminton and table tennis. The closing ceremony was held on 13th March, 2017, and was attended by a great number of employees and their families. Mr. Saed M. Alroomi, PRO Manager distributed the prizes to the winners. Qatar Steel’s management is keen to carry out annual sports activities for its employees’ welfare and motivation, in addition to keep them healthy and fit.

13 Mar 2017

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With a view to shed the light on job market requirements and to familiarize students and parents with the prospective career and academic paths available, Qatar Steel participated in the 6th Annual Career Fair for Universities & Work Sectors, organized by Al-Wakra Secondary School. The inauguration ceremony was held under the auspices of Mr. Mohamed Ali M. Mandani Al-Emadi, principal of Wakra Secondary school for boys and Mr. Ahmed Albueinin, Head of Trustees Council. Attended the event were school faculty, representatives of some educational institutions and public and private organizations, as well as government organizations and diplomatic missions accredited to Qatar. The event provides a good chance to Qatari high school students to meet with the employers and enquire about the job market requirements, and get insight into the academic and career options available. Over 50 local and multinational organizations and institutions took part in the fair, including industrial companies Read more…

09 Mar 2017

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Qatar Steel participated in the Career Forum organized by Qatar University from 6th -9th March 2017, at the College of Business & Economics. Over 60 leading governmental and private organizations participated in the event, which was designed to provide ambitious, qualified and skilled students a platform to interact and engage directly with companies’ representatives and top prospective employers, to get insight into the work requirements and to find suitable job opportunities. Qatar Steel has a long standing business relationship with Qatar University and the company is keen to participate in QU Career Forum every year, in line with its commitment towards developing a strong national talent pool, and providing career sponsorship & Internship opportunities for graduates and undergraduate students. Through participating in the career fair, Qatar Steel aims at identifying and recruiting promising talents, whose skills match our organizational requirements. Qatar Steel team received a large number of applicants who Read more…

15 Feb 2017

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Consistently with National Sports Day celebrations, Qatar Steel organized fun filled sports activities at the MIC Sports Complex in Mesaeed. Employees and their families were invited to participate in different sports activities planned for the day. The program consisted of a number of sports competitions and tournaments; football, basketball, handball, volleyball, cricket, tennis, short-distance running races. In addition to that, some other fun competitions were held, such as tug of war, recreational games for children like rope skipping and etc. Through celebrating the sports day, Qatar Steel aims at promoting the sports culture among our employees, encouraging them to do physical exercise on a regular basis, and make them indulge into sport as a routine and daily lifestyle. No doubt, this would consequently improve their physical fitness, work performance and mental agility, as a sound body lies in a sound mind. The sports day helps create a healthy and energetic Read more…

23 Nov 2016

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In coordination with the blood donor Centre at Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar Steel organized a blood donation drive at its plant site in Mesaieed. Employees from various departments and sections took part in the drive. The  blood donation drive comes in line with the company’s partnership and cooperation with the local medical organization, and in alliance of its corporate social responsibility policy, and in compliance with its humanitarian role to support the patients who are direly in need for blood, and to sustenance the blood stock in the hospital. It has been a tradition for Qatar Steel to hold a blood donation drive every year in an effort to promote the blood donation culture among its employees, and to emphasize its attention towards the health and welfare of the society to facilitate a sustainably developed society. Qatar Steel’s employees applauded this donation drive, as it integrates benevolent and moral values, Read more…

21 Nov 2016

Exhibitions

As a part of its marketing and promotion strategy and to consolidate its brand image in the region, Qatar Steel participated in THE BIG 5 SHOW, scheduled from 21- 24th Nov. 2016 at Dubai World Trade Centre in the UAE, with participation of over 2800 exhibitors from 60 countries and attraction of thousands of visitors from all over the world. The Big 5 is the largest and most important annual trade shows for building materials, Constructions and trading in the Middle East and Arabian Gulf. The four-day event is a unique opportunity for participating delegates and leaders of building and construction industry and traders to meet and exchange viewpoints, ideas, expertise and experiences in various fields of project management and sustainability, and to get abreast with the most recent technologies and innovations in the building and constructions sector flourishing in the region. “Our participation in the Big 5 is a Read more…