Qatar Steel News

21 Mar 2013

In honor and recognition of its excellence in sustainability reporting, and in compliance with sustainable development, Qatar Steel has been recently awarded, among some leading industrial companies in Qatar, for excellence in sustainability reporting. The awarding ceremony was held under the auspices of HE Dr. Mohamed Bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry, Chairman of QP and managing Director. Qatar Steel, among seven large-scale leading industrial companies in Qatar, was awarded “Runner-Up Certificate for its commitment towards sustainable development, and for the quality and credibility of its sustainable report. Qatar Steel’s 2012 sustainability report included a comprehensive demonstration of the company’s performance in environmental, social and economic domains. The report was produced as per the directives of the company’s Board in this respect, demonstrating the company’s commitment to the long-term growth and development, as well as various sustainability initiatives and projects undertaken by Qatar Steel. Mr. Ali Bin Hasan Read more…

11 Mar 2013

Within the framework of familiarizing Qatari students with the job disciplines and opportunities available at Qatar Steel, and in line with the cooperation existing with occupational and academic institutions, to attract Qatari cadets to join the company, and in compliance with its constant efforts to implement its corporate Quality Qatarization policy, Qatar Steel participated in the Career Fair, held on 10th March, 2013 at Al-Wakra Secondary Independent School. Promotional booklets and corporate publications were displayed at the stand. QS Officials met students and made presentations about the company’s internship programs that can be given after finishing their High school. They listened to students’ questions in this respect, and responded to all their queries. A detailed information were also given to students about Qatar Steel, to help them get insight into the company’s manufacturing operations and products, job opportunities, potential training and learning disciplines as well as the career prospects with Read more…

05 Mar 2013

SteelOrbis conference happens twice in a year and is usually participated by Qatar Steel. In the Spring Conference 2013, Qatar Steel has its presence in the event guide, promotional items, like roll up, printed material, etc. backdrop banner, ambience branding and a networking stand. Stylishly designed, the stand is a networking point for the delegates and will also serve as showcasing point for QS products and services. The event attracted more than 300 participants from the steel related industry; it will be a fitting opportunity for them to meet and exchange views, and to hear presentations from expert professionals on various regional and world markets.

16 Jan 2013

Qatar Steel -Within the framework of supporting and promoting the Qatari industries and products, Qatar Steel is participating, as a sector sponsor, in ‘Made in Qatar’ exhibition, which was inaugurated today under His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, the Heir Apparent, and which is currently being held from 16-18 Jan. 2013 at Doha Exhibition Center. The three-day event is organized by Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry (QCCI) in collaboration with the Ministry of Energy and Industry. The sponsorship agreement was signed between QCCI and Qatar Steel last December. Qatar Steel is widely recognized as one of the leading companies in the steel industry, and it was established in 1974 as the first integrated steel plant in the Arabian Gulf. Commercial production commenced in 1978 with the company becoming wholly owned by Industries Qatar (IQ) in 2003. Its plant facilities are located in Mesaieed Industrial City (MIC), 45 kilometers Read more…

06 Nov 2012

Palladium Group announced Qatar Steel as one of the winners of the 2012 Balanced Scorecard Hall of Fame during their Annual Global Summit in Boston, USA on 16th October 2012. The induction ceremony recognizing leading organizations from North America, the Middle East, and Asia featured twelve organizations including Qatar Steel that have achieved dramatic performance outcomes through their strategy execution expertise. Palladium Group, Inc. is the global leader in strategy execution consulting and serves a broad range of private & public sector clients in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia. Qatar Steel is one of the leading industrial companies in manufacturing and supplying steel predominantly in the Arabian Gulf, and it is wholly owned by Industries Qatar (IQ). The Hall of Fame award honors organizations that have achieved excellence in execution through the use of the Balanced Scorecard (BSC), the world’s preeminent strategy execution management system. Read more…

20 Jun 2012

Within the framework of honoring and recognizing the blood donors, a gala ceremony was held at Doha Sheraton Hotel, under the patronage of HE Abdulla Bin Khaled Al-Qahtani, Minister of Public Health and Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Health. The event was under the theme: “Every Blood Donor is a Hero”. Qatar Steel was honored as one of the national companies who greatly contributed to the success of the blood donors’ drives during 2011, and as one of the sponsors of the blood donors’ recognition ceremony 2012.  Qatar Steel was also recognized for its effective support and valuable contributions in this respect. Upon receiving the appreciation certificate and memento, Mr. Ahmed Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Ansari, Commercial Division Manager, expressed his great excitement by saying that Qatar Steel is keen to hold a blood donation drive every year, which comes in continual cooperation with blood bank at HMC, and Read more…

27 May 2012

In coordination with the Blood Unit at Hamad Medical Corporation, Qatar Steel launched a blood donation drive at its premises in MIC. As a rule, Qatar Steel holds a blood donation drive annually, believing that all individuals in the community should take part in this noble act, to help increase and support the stocks of blood at the hospital. Mr. Ahmad Abdul Aziz Al-Ansari, Commercial Division Manager expressed his excitement for holding this campaign by saying:  “Participation in such humane initiatives is the duty and responsibility of all of us; as local companies, organizations and individuals. No doubt that our support of this drive every year comes within the framework of our corporate social responsibility, which is one of the vital pillars of the relationship between the company and the society. Qatar Steel always plays a positive role towards the society, through supporting all social, educational, cultural, health and sports Read more…

23 May 2012

To enhance the social ties among staff, Qatar Steel held the annual family day at Doha Exhibitions Center, aiming at entertaining its staff, creating a pleasant family and fun atmosphere and drawing a smile and joy on their children’s faces. This event was attended by a great number of employees and their families. It was a good opportunity for them to spend a nice and enjoyable day away from work pressure and routine busy day life. The program included different fun activities, folkloric music and dancing shows, which reflected the heritage, traditions and cultures of different communities, and they won the admiration of the spectators. Other recreational games and competitions were presented to children and prizes were given to the winners.  There was also a ruffle draw for the employees and prizes were given to the winners as well. Some handicrafts which people in Qatar used to do long time Read more…

10 May 2012

H.E. Dr. Mohamed Bin Saleh Al-Sada, Minister of Energy and Industry, Chairman of Qatar Petroleum awarded the three football teams who won the 15th Chairman’s Cup Tournament, which was held at Al-Ghazal Club in Ras Abou Aboud area. Amwaj team got the first position and was awarded the championship’s cup and golden medals, Kahrama team was the runner up, and got the silver medals, while Qatar Steel team came third and was awarded the bronze medals On behalf of Qatar Steel, Mr. Ahmed Abdul Aziz Al-Ansari, Commercial Division Manager, attended the awarding ceremony, and shared H.E. the minister in honoring the winning teams, the organizers and supervisors of the Tournaments. Qatar Steel team expressed their excitement for this victory and extended their deep thanks and gratitude to top management and all employees for their continual support and encouragement throughout the tournaments. Congratulations, Qatar Steel Football Team!

07 May 2012

Qatar Steel participated in the 9th edition of Project Qatar 2012, held at Doha Exhibition Center from 30th April – 3rd May, 2012, under the auspices of HE Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassim Bin Jabor Al-Thani, Prime Minister and Foreign Minister. “Project Qatar 2012” is Qatar’s most important leading International Trade Exhibition for Constructions, Building Materials, Equipment and Technology, and it attracted more than 2000 exhibitors from 48 countries. Mr. Ahmad Abdul Aziz Al-Ansari, Commercial Davison Manager declared that Qatar Steel is keen to participate in ‘Project Qatar’ every year, as it is one of the most important building and construction exhibitions, and as it is a good opportunity for Qatar Steel to showcase its products and services, meet leading manufacturers of construction materials, and get insight into the latest technologies used in this industry. “It is also an opportunity for us to communicate and discuss with our customers, business relations Read more…