Qatar Steel News

04 Dec 2018

Qatar Steel Company, the first integrated steel plant in Middle East, hold its 34th forum of Quality Control Circle in Al Reem Club in Mesaieed. This is an important event on the company’s calendar, and was attended by MD & GM, Division Managers and Department Managers, other than the employees of the company. Commenting on the importance of the event, Eng. Mohammed Bin Nasser Al Hajri, Managing Director and General Manager of Qatar Steel, said: “This forum aims to encourage employees to innovate and contribute towards improving the working conditions, maintaining safety standards and attaining quality, while working to increase production. He continued saying that, ‘Qatar Steel has been conducting the forum of Quality Control Circles for many years now and is aimed at excelling in operations and manufacturing techniques used. This activity was originally associated with the Japanese Kaizen management and techniques, which has been accepted all over the Read more…

12 Nov 2018

A group of thirty five industrial engineering students along with their academic staff from the College of Engineering of Qatar University visited Qatar Steel on November 5th to explore the steel making process and quality maintained through strict QA program. The aim for the visits was to show students what an actual steel plant looks like, and to encourage students to be the part of big steel workforce. By introducing students to steel making process, Qatar Steel’s learning and development provided a detailed induction program to the students on various aspects of operations. QU academic staff told, “The students were highly motivated and had realistic expectation to what they would encounter. This, together with the highly committed staff at Qatar Steel laid the basis for a good experience for the students.”

06 Nov 2018

Qatar Steel celebrated the Occupational Health and Safety Day at its Head quarter in Mesaieed Industrial city, a celebration where the company takes into consideration of its community responsibility and the importance of maintaining health, safety and the environment. The ceremony was attended by Eng. Mohammed Bin Nasser Al-Hajri, Managing Director & General Manager, along with Division and Department Managers, employees from various Departments and Contractors. The program started with a welcome note by MD & GM’s and presentations by the various government agencies: Civil Defense, Drug Enforcement Administration, Traffic and Patrol Department, Al Fazah Police, Qatar Cancer Society and Du Pont. “As a member of the World Steel Federation, Qatar Steel attaches great importance to this event to ensure a safe and accident-free work environment, as well as to commit more efforts to improve HSE standards,” said Eng. Mohammed Bin Nasser Al-Hajri, Managing Director and General Manager. Al Hajri Read more…

02 Oct 2018

Within the framework of its commitment to corporate social responsibility, and in line with its ongoing support to the local community, Qatar Steel has recently organized, in cooperation with the Blood Bank Unit at Hamad Medical Corporation, a blood donation drive at its premises in Mesaieed Industrial City. Through this drive, Qatar Steel aims at promoting the employees’ awareness of the importance of blood donation, as a humanitarian initiative that serves the community at large. The blood drive was a success, thanks to the good response shown by Qatar Steel’s staff and also to their true belief in such a noble act. Eng. Mohammed bin Nasser Al Hajri, Managing Director and General Manager of Qatar Steel, said that the blood donation campaign has a great importance in spreading the culture of philanthropic and volunteering activity for the community. Qatar Steel are interested in participating in such social campaigns that reflects Read more…

12 May 2018

As part of P R Dept.’s welfare activity aimed at maintaining harmony within the employees and boast their productive morale, every year Annual Sports is organized. This year too it was organized which received huge response from all departments including office n plant staff. Sports is an important extracurricular activity; it releases mental tension, improves personality and develops public relationship. Enthusiastic employees participated in large numbers in six different sports, like, football, cricket, basketball, table tennis, long tennis and badminton. The month-long Annual Sports came to an end with athletes meet organized at MIC Sports complex on May 12, 2018. The winners and runners-up were awarded with cups and medal.

10 May 2018

Qatar Steel participated and awarded with best stand design in the recently held Project Qatar concluded on May 10, showcasing its products used in building and constructions projects along with sales and marketing partner Muntajat. More than 280 international exhibitors from across 21 countries and 126 local exhibitors participated in the high- impact four-day event, which provides networking opportunities that have been designed to foster the formation of new partnerships to help bolster Qatar’s already flourishing construction industry. Considering Project Qatar a good platform for construction and building companies to meet, communicate and further consolidate their business relations, Qatar Steel participates every year and looking forward to achieving sustainable development adopting the best international practices and the highest quality and sustainable standards in manufacturing steel products. Through its participation in Project Qatar, Qatar Steel aims at enhancing its leading position in local, regional and far-reaching markets, with a view to Read more…

03 May 2018

Qatar Steel honored 211 of its employees during the long-service honoring ceremony in recognition of their achievements, tireless efforts and loyalty shown towards the company for the duration of their work, ranged from 10-40 years. In recognition of their commitment and dedication that they have put forward throughout the years of their service, Qatar Steel conferred the awarded employees with appreciation certificates, and a souvenir as an initiative to express their gratitude for the awarded employees. In line with its vision, Qatar Steel has always been keen to strengthen and develop the skills and abilities of its capable employees by providing them with long-and short-term training (education programs) and courses to help them achieve the desired goals and outcomes. This annual ceremony, which Qatar Steel has been maintaining for many years now, is an incentive to encourage employees to provide their best to enable Qatar Steel realize its strategic objectives, Read more…

01 May 2018

Industries Qatar has appointed Eng. Mohammed Nasser Mubarak A. Al-Hajri as Managing Director of Qatar Steel with effect from 1st May, 2018. Mr. Al- Hajri holds a Master’s degree in Gas Engineering from University of Salford in the United Kingdom and Bachelors’ degree in Chemical Engineering from Qatar University. He joined Qatar Petroleum in 1991 and has more than 26 years of experience in upstream and downstream. Mr. Al- Hajri has previously occupied various positions and responsibilities as Executive Vice President of Downstream Development Directorate of Qatar Petroleum and Vice Chairman of Industries Qatar Co. (IQ). He is currently VC of Qatar Fuel-Woqod (QPSC) and also the Chairman of Ras Girtas Power Co.

05 Mar 2018

Qatar Steel participated in the 12th Qatar University Career Fair organized by QU Career Services Center (CSC) on March 5-8. The event was inaugurated by HE Dr. Issa Bin Saad Al Jafali Al Nuaimi, Minister of Administrative Development, Labor and Social Affairs. The event aimed at providing high school and university students with the opportunities to meet and interact with the prospective employers to know more on employment opportunities, training and sponsorship opportunities. In the context of Qatar National Vision 2030 to devote continuously in the development of human capital and guiding the younger generation to be aware and explore different career opportunities to take on the world’s challenges, Qatar Steel maintained the tradition of participating in the event. The students had the opportunity to interact with Human Capital representatives of Qatar Steel and get an insight into the employment requirements and various training programs and internships that they can Read more…

18 Feb 2018

With an objective of promoting a healthy lifestyle among its local population in Qatar, the Sports Day was launched as a national event under the leadership of Shaikh Tamim to be followed every year to emphasize the importance of sports in the life of every individual and following a fit life by indulging into some kind of physical activity. As part of the event, Qatar Steel organized family sports day at the MIC Sports Complex in Mesaieed. Employees from various departments participated along with their families between 8AM to 2PM. The event flow was managed by two professional instructors who arranged contests among the kids/employees and organized fun games with football. Also, employees participated in basketball and in limited over cricket as well. To engage kids, recreational games were also arranged. Qatar Steel aims to promote and spread the sport-culture among its employees and encourage them to engross in physical Read more…