21 Nov 2016

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…

24 Jul 2016

02 Jul 2016

Steel production is the heart of Qatar Steel’s operations, and product quality is therefore of the highest importance. ‘Quality’ at Qatar Steel includes several important elements: full understanding of and conforming to the requirements of our customers; delivery of defect-free products; and timely service. We achieve quality via two broad strategies: 1) use of only high-quality raw materials as input for our operations, and 2) implementation of rigorous quality-control systems.

27 Jun 2016

A delegate of 35 PhD students from GCC Geographical Society visited Qatar Steel site in Mesaieed Industrial City on 15th Dec. 2015. They were escorted by some officials from Qatar University. The purpose of the visit was to view the company’s facilities and get a first-hand insight into steel manufacturing. The guests were welcomed by officials from Learning and Development Dept. and a presentation was given to them about the company’s steel making process, and rebar products. Later they were taken on a tour around the various units and sections of the plant. Upon leaving the company, the guests expressed their thanks and gratitude to Qatar Steel’s management for giving them the chance to visit the plant, and getting educated about steel making. It was such an exciting and useful experience for them, which might help them in their future careers.

18 Jun 2016

With a view to attract and recruit national students, Qatar Steel organized a career open day, at the Marriott Hotel – Doha. Qatar Steel aims at familiarizing national students in general and the graduates in particular with the job opportunities available and the academic disciplines required, as well as to brief them about the training and development courses and internships programs the company provides. On this occasion, Mr. Ali Bin Hassan Al-Muraikhi, Managing Director and General Manager, declared that this initiative comes in terms of supporting our Qatarization Strategy, which is considered as one of the important policies adopted by the company’s management, in compliance with Qatar’s National Vision 2030 that focuses on national human resources and the need to provide them with all support required. We hope that through this event we can encourage Qatari students to join the steel industry, which is one of vital industrial sectors in Read more…

01 Jun 2016

Our planet is facing major environmental, economic, and social challenges. These challenges range from climate change and overuse of natural resources to poverty and changing lifestyle expectations. In line with Qatar’s National Vision (QNV) 2030, Qatar Steel’s primary goal is to maintain high levels of economic growth and human development while nurturing a cohesive society and sustaining the environment for future generations.

29 May 2016

Qatar Steel has been awarded the ISO 27001: 2013 certification for Information Security Management Systems, in recognition of its standardized and best practices in effective IT infrastructure management and Information Security management. The move comes, as Qatar Steel is looking to leverage on domestic and international expertise to provide an integrated information security system, and to embrace global standards in compliance with applicable regulatory requirements to further enhance its business objectives. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Ali Bin Hassan Al-Muraikhi, Managing Director & General Manager said “It is an important milestone for us and reiterates our efforts in the direction of data security, confidentiality and protection. We recognize and understand that safeguarding our company data is of vital importance and this independent accreditation should help our business to elevate the confidence that we have adequate measures and internal procedures in place to protect data and eliminate any potential security risks. Read more…

24 May 2016

Our Qatarization strategy consists of attracting Qatari nationals to work at Qatar Steel, developing the skills and qualifications of each Qatari employee through a clear training and development plan, and retaining Qatari employees by providing competitive benefit plans. These efforts are overseen by Qatar Steel’s Qatarization Steering Committee.

10 May 2016

In line with the cooperation existing between Qatar Steel and various organizations and educational institutions in Qatar, students of 13th batch Accountancy Department from Ahmed Bin Mohamed Military College-Doha visited Qatar Steel plant site in Mesaieed Industrial City, as part of their knowledge enhancement programs, meant to boost their academic knowledge in their disciplines and supplementing it with practical exposure. The visit was aimed at providing the students with an opportunity to get familiar with the production stages at Qatar steel’s manufacturing facilities and getting first-hand insight into general financial and accountancy, which the visiting students are specialized in. Two presentations were given during the visit. The first one was about the company’s steel manufacturing and production, while the second one included general information about financial and administrative tasks; like budget setting, auditing, accountancy and the use of Balanced Scorecard in controlling the performance of the departments and later they Read more…

09 May 2016

Qatar Steel participated in the 13th International Construction Technology & Building Materials Exhibition, “Project Qatar 2016”,  which took place at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC), from 9th – 12th, May, 2016, under the patronage of HE Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim Bin Mohamed Al Thani, Minister of Economy and Commerce. “Project Qatar’ is one of the leading construction & building materials exhibitions in the Middle East, and it is a good business platform for construction companies to showcase their up-to-date materials, state-of-the-art equipment and technology available on the market and to provide solutions for building sector. Mr. Ali Bin Hassan Al-Muraikhi, Managing Director and General Manager of Qatar Steel, declared that Qatar Steel, as a national leading steel producer, is anxious to participate in Project Qatar Expo, due to its strategic importance, and as it provides a good opportunity for us to meet and contact representatives of construction companies, Read more…