Qatar Steel held a Board Meeting on 13th Feb, 2014 at its plant in Mesaieed Industrial City. The meeting was chaired by HE Dr. Mohamed Bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry. Mr. Ali Bin Hassan Al-Muraikhi, Managing Director and General Manager welcomed HE the Chairman and the Board of Directors. The Board then discussed several important issues related to the company’s activities and future projects. The Board members went on a tour to Qatar Steel plant, and visited the new Electric Furnace (EF-5), which was commissioned  last December. The production capacity reaches up to 1.1 million tpy.


Qatar Steel Company, in collaboration with Palladium Group, organized an Executive Master Class on Strategy by Dr.David Norton on 3rd December 2013 in Al-Sharq Hotel. It was exclusive for Qatar Steel senior executives. Qatar Steel was inducted into Palladium’s Hall of Fame for Strategy Execution in 2012 as a result of their extensive adaptation of Dr. Kaplan-Norton’s Balanced Scorecard and Execution Premium Process [XPP Model]. Mr. Ali Hassan Al-Muraikhi, Director & General Manager said “Qatar Steel has a strong performance history and our success over the years, have been built on sound management practices. We are preparing ourselves for new frontiers of organizational and operational excellence thorough continuous improvements. We have ambitious plans to achieve more growth in the future by Allah’s will. “As we are gearing up for these ambitious plans and new challenges, it is important that we keep ourselves abreast of the latest thinking and practices on Read more…


Mr. Ali Bin Hassan Al-Muraikhi, Chairman of Qatar Steel International, and Mr. Hasnawi Shaiboub, Chairman of Sidar Company, signed the Articles of Association for the Algerian Qatari Steel Company on December 19, 2013 in the capital of Algeria. The signing ceremony was attended by a high ranking Qatari delegation, headed by H.E. Dr. Khalid Bin Mohamed Al-Attiyah, Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.E. Dr. Mohammed Bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry, and H.E. Mr. Ahmad Bin Mohamed Al-Sayed, CEO of Qatar Holding.  On the Algerian side, the signing ceremony was attended by Mr. Amara Bin Younes, Minister of Industrial Development and Investment.Ambassadors accredited in both Qatar and Algeria attended the event as well. The joint venture is scheduled to be registered in the first week of January 2014. Qatar Steel International, equally owned by Qatar Steel Company and Qatar Mining, will hold 49% of the new company, while Algeria, Read more…