WE MAKE STEEL MATTER
02 Apr 2016

Welcome to the new issue of our Qatar Steel quarterly magazine

15 Mar 2016

Qatar Steel participated in the 5th Annual Career Fair for Universities & Work Sectors, organized by Al-Wakra Secondary Independent School under the auspices of HE Dr. Mohammed Abdul Wahed Ali Al Hammadi, Minister of Education and Higher Education, to provide students and parents insight into the job market requirements and familiarize them with the prospective career and academic paths available. The inauguration ceremony was attended by the school principal, faculty and a number of high ranking officials and dignitaries from Ministry of Education and Higher Education, as well as government organizations and diplomatic missions accredited to Qatar. The event aimed at providing Qatari students an opportunity to interact face to face with the employers to enquire about the job market requirements, and get abreast of the academic and career options available. Over 50 local and multinational organizations and institutions took part in the fair, including industrial companies in Qatar, educational Read more…

02 Mar 2016

The Year 2013 will be remembered as one of the most rewarding

11 Feb 2016

In support of the environmental awareness drive “Waste Free Environment” (WFE), launched by Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA). Qatar Steel proactively took part in the environmental activity organized by Qatar Petrochemical Co. (QAPCO) at Al-Wakra Beach. Qatar Steel’s participation in the event emerges from the importance it attaches to the environmental protection, and in line with its efforts to boost this environmental drive and make it a success. A number of representatives of Qatar’s leading industrial companies participated in the event, as well as officials from various ministries and government organizations. A great number of children from different local schools and other volunteers joined to clean Al-Wakra Beach. WFE basically aims at spreading environmental awareness; educating the community about the best practices in preserving the environment and efficient waste management in general, as well as changing the individuals’ behavior in terms of throwing wastes in land or sea, causing Read more…

10 Feb 2016

In line with Qatar’s celebrations on the National Sports Day, Qatar Steel participated in the sporting activities at the park of Qatar Museum of Islamic Art. A great number of the company’s employees and their children took part in the event. Different activities and contests were held including sporting and fun activities for children and adults, who were so enthusiastic to participate and play. Prizes were given to the winners. Qatar Steel’s participation on the occasion of the Sports Day originates from its belief that attaches high importance to sports and its positive effect on both the individual and on the society. Through its participation, Qatar Steel aims at spreading sport culture and awareness among its employees, encouraging them to practise sport exercises on a regular basis, which will be positively reflected on their physical well beings and fitness, raising their work performance and productivity, as well as promoting their Read more…

14 Dec 2015

With a view to consolidate its presence in the UAE market,Qatar Steel participated in the 18th Middle East Iron & Steel Conference, held in Dubai on 14- 16th Dec, 2015. The UAE market is considered as one of the largest reinforcement bars markets in the region. The conference was organized by METAL BULLETIN, the premium intelligence service provider for metals and steel professionals, giving timely information, including price indications, for the global non-ferrous metals and steel markets. It is THE most attended event for the MENA iron and steel market that offers unparalleled networking opportunities with top executives in the regional steel market as well as the global steel supply chain. Qatar Steel showed an effective presence in the event with an outstanding stand which remained as the center of attraction for the visitors and businessmen interested in the steel industry. The conference discussed various topics pertaining to the economic Read more…

13 Dec 2015

A team from Qatar Steel’s IT department took part in the National Cyber Security Drill – Star – 3, held on 13th December 2015 at Qatar University. The event was organized by Qatar Computer Emergency Response Team (Q-CERT).The drill included a scenario of Cyber security simulation in a controlled environment designed to train and assess organization’s capabilities in responding to incidents, managing crisis, ability to have holistic business view on security and fostering communication within the sector and regulators.

10 Dec 2015

Within the framework of the existing cooperation between Qatar Steel and the Supreme Educational Council and other educational institutions in Qatar, a group of 20 students and 2 supervisors from Khalifa Secondary Independent School paid a visit, on 10th Dec, 2015, to Qatar Steel plant site at Mesaieed Industrial City. The aim of the visit was basically to get a first-hand insight into the steel industry sector. The guests were greeted upon arrival at the plant by Mr. Yousef Abdullah Al-Mansouri, L&D Manager, as well as other officials from L&D Dept. and PR & Communications. After a brief presentation, the guests were taken on a tour around the plant, to see the various manufacturing units. The students also took opportunities to ask questions and discuss different topics relating to steel industry. At the end of the visit, the students and their supervisors expressed their gratitude to Qatar Steel’s management for Read more…

06 Dec 2015

As a part of Qatar Steel’s Qatarization initiatives, delegates from HR and L&D departments visited Qatar Independent Technical School (QITS) to give a talk or presentation, as orientation for the school’s prospective graduates and potential employees who wish to join the company and start their careers. The presentation was given by Mr. Adil Ahmad Al-Shamaa, from Learning & Development Dept. and Mr. Issa Hassan Al-Hajri from HR Dept. They briefed the students about the company and the training internships programs organized for high school graduates as well as the job opportunities available. At the end of the presentation, all students’ queries were answered by the delegates. Prior to taking up the jobs at site, the new employees will be engaged in the company’s training & orientation activities and learning programs, in order to be fully prepared and qualified for the jobs they will occupy. Qatar Steel aims at attracting the Read more…

23 Nov 2015

Qatar Steel, a leading steel company in Qatar and Arabian Gulf, participated in “The Big 5 Show” held from 23 – 26 November, 2015 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The event attracted over 2,700 exhibitors from 60 countries from different parts of the world. The Big 5 is the largest annual trade show for building materials and construction industry in the Middle East and Arabian Gulf. Qatar Steel’s Commercial Division Manager, Mr. Ahmed Abdul Aziz Al-Ansari, said that the company is keen to participate in the big 5 every year, as it is one of the most important shows specialized in building and construction industry in the region, and we hope that through this participation, we can meet with business professionals from building and constructions sector and exchange views about different areas of mutual interest. This is also an effective platform to consolidate our brand image and business relationship Read more…