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For Qatari residents: Do you prefer a summer or winter World Cup 2022?


      • KBR, the American engineering, procurement, and construction company has signed a $185 million contract to extend its role as program manager of Qatar's expressway program by three years. KBR is working closely with Qatar's public work....
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        1) Ashghal opens the Bridge Extending from F-Ring Road to Mesaimeer Road The Public Works Authority announced that the new bridge extending from the F-Ring Road to Mesaimeer Road was opened to traffic on July 4th 2016.  This ....
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        Qatar’s economic growth to sustain helped by the government’s $205 billion investment program    According to Moody’s, an international credit rating agency, Qatar’s economic growth will average aro....
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      Liebherr enjoys the greatest market share for cranes in the Middle East  Liebherr enjoys the greatest market share for cranes in the Middle East, with around 700 in the market, most of them in operation. The Liebherr share of the whol....
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      QNB Group has published its Qatar Economic Insight July 2016 report. The report examines recent developments and the outlook for the Qatari economy as it continues its strong growth based on non-hydrocarbon investment spending.    ....
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      Nasser Bin Khaled (NBK) Automobiles, the exclusive dealer of Mercedes-Benz in Qatar sponsored the 13th edition of Project Qatar, which was held at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Centre from May 9 - 12 2016. The exhibition was organized by....
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      Jackhammers or pneumatic drills were developed in response to the needs of mining, quarrying, excavating, and tunneling. They are usually used to break up rock, pavement, and concrete. The word "jackhammer" is used in North American....
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    1) $30 billion a year on infrastructure “Qatar has invested $30bn annually since 2010 on infrastructure, industry and housing,” said Minister of Municipality and Environment H E Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Rumaihi during Singapore Interna....
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      Due to their relatively small size and versatility, the use of the tractor-like backhoes, which are fitted with a shovel/bucket on the front and a small backhoe on the back, is very common in urban engineering and small construction projects ....
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      Project Qatar 2016 welcomed an unprecedented number of trade professional visitors. This shows the huge importance of Project Qatar as the ultimate business platform for the construction industry in Qatar and the region. Project Qatar’s....
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      With the participation of more than 450 companies from 20 countries Project Lebanon 2016 was a success story repeated. Project Lebanon 2016 was officially inaugurated on May 31 by His Excellency Minister of Energy and Water Arthur Nazarian. ....
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      Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) launched the 3rd annual LightingTech Qatar conference at City Centre Rotana, Doha, Qatar. This conference brought together government authorities, industry regulators, lighting designers and consultan....
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Mortar & Bricks

  • News
    1.Qatar Economic Zone over 42 square kilometers Education City is working to build two parts of Qatar Economic Zone which will be spread over 42 km2. The first part of the zone will be located on Do
  • What's new in Qatar
    1) the real estate sector The Government of Qatar recently issued a new legislation to regulate the real estate sector in Qatar mainly the sale of units in projects that are under construction (Off P

Buildings & Real Estate

  • Smooth Lusailing
    Infrastructure works have been nearly completed in Qatar's new city of Lusail and hence its first residents are moving in. More than the $8 billion worth of infrastructure has been laid except for thr
  • Finding a home in Qatar
    "Benchmark International's enterprising move to build homes for Qataris in Al Wa'ab City is opening doors to fill important housing market demands"    Al Wa'ab City, one of the largest privately-ow

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Banking & Finance

  • "Bond"ing with banks
    Home to the world's third largest natural gas reserves, Qatar's economy has enjoyed rapid growth in the past years thanks to rising oil and gas sales, while banking has become one of the fastest growi
  • Banks to provide Qatar's $100 billion construction need
    Banks in Qatar have enough liquidity to provide the capital and finance mega projects worth more than $100 billion in the country up to 2022 and beyond, according to report. The metro alone is going t


  • F-Series Wheel Loaders from CASE: Faster, Fuel Efficient
      Faster acceleration, reduced cycle times, higher travel speeds and increased productivity, yet boasting-up to a 10% reduction in fuel consumption, these are all about advanced CASE F-Series and it
  • Skid steer loaders
    The skid loader is a construction machine with lift arms used to attach a wide variety of labor-saving tools or attachments from earthmoving on a building site to landscaping a park to cleaning stalls

Exhibitions & Events

  • Future Landscape & Public Realm Qatar
    Name: Future Landscape & Public Realm QatarDate: 27 – 28 October, 2014Venue: Intercontinental Hotel – The City, Doha, QatarWebsite: www.futurelandscapeqatar.comDescription: Leading specialized
  • 7th Annual Bridges & Highways Middle East
      Name: 7th Annual Bridges & Highways Middle EastDate: 10-12 November 2014Place: Doha, QatarWebsite: www.bridgesme.com Join 150+ heads of bridges, highways & tunnels at the region's leading

Oil & Gas

  • Stepping on the gas
    Qatar is fourth on the list after the US, Russia, and Iran when it comes to being the largest dry natural gas producer in the world, and the leading liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter since 2006. Th
  • Qatar's oil & gas industry enhanced
    Qatar is currently working on a number of projects aimed at adding the value of Qatar's energy industry. On upstream, Maersk Oil's development plan for unlocking the further potential of Al Shaheen's


  • Net positive buying fueling domestic growth
    Driven by strong growth in construction, financial services and trade, restaurants and hotels, Qatar's economy has accelerated in the first months of 2014, according to figures released by the Ministr
  • Qatar's shining moments with Kahramaa
    According to engineering firm Drake & Scull report, Qatar has investment plans worth more than $125 billion in the utilities sector mainly for water and power projects. The report indicates that t


  • Making a splash
    Watermaster originally founded by Eng. Khalil Boueiri in 1980 under the corporate name of Electro-Mechanical Consultants and Contractors (EMCC), fulfilled the objective of establishing a private profe
  • Working best under pressure
    CCL Qatar is part of the CCL group of companies, an international specialist in pre-stressed concrete technology. The CCL group was established in 1935 and in line with CCL's commitment to tailor its
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