Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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  • 10 Mar 2016- 09:29 by Local Press Report DOHA The Peninsula Monsson Group, a leading company in renewable energy, yesterday announced its entry into the Qatari market with its Reverse Osmosis water desalination powered by renewable energy. The project is located in a farm owned by Ali Hussain Ali
  • 24 Feb 2016- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DOHA, Qatar Some $2.5 billion USD is needed to support humanitarian relief work in war-torn Yemen, participants heard at a conference this week organized by Qatar Charity along with 13 regional and international organizations. The conference, themed
  • 8 Jan 2016- 09:07 by Local Press Report DOHA Gulf Digital News Installation of 11.2-km-long pipe lines has started under the mega reservoir (Packages E) project being developed by Qatar. The project forms part of Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation's (Kahramaa) key decision to
  • 25 Jun 2015- 11:05 by Local Press Report DOHA Gulf Times Al Khalij Commercial Bank (Al Khaliji) has extended financing to a Joint Venture of Consolidated Contractors Group (Offshore)-- CCC and Teyseer Contracting Company for the construction of the Mega Reservoir PRPS 5-- Al Thumama (Package C)
  • 21 May 2015- 09:14 by Local Press Report DOHA Water World Spanish firm Acciona Agua has entered the Qatar market by winning two major desalination contracts worth $525 million in a joint venture with Mitsubishi Corporation and Toyo Thai Corporation. Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology
  • 16 Mar 2015- 10:24 by Local Press Report DOHA The Peninsula Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (Kahramaa) announced on March 15 that it has started awarding contracts for the QR17bn ($4.7 billion USD) worth of strategic mega reservoirs project and the accompanying pipelines at a
  • 2 Feb 2015- 09:56 by Local Press Report DOHA Qatar’s public works authority Ashghal has issued two tenders covering infrastructure works servicing Doha and Rayyan. The first covers laying sewer pipe and connecting around 300 houses to the new system while also removing old septic
  • 8 Dec 2014- 09:56 by Local Press Report DOHA Arabian Business Al Khalij Commercial Bank said on Sunday it has arranged financing to a joint venture between Boom Construction Company and CAT International Qatar to develop pipelines for a mega reservoirs project around Doha. The total value of the
  • 24 Nov 2014- 10:39 by Local Press Report DOHA Gulf Times A number of major sewage treatment works are currently under way across the country, according to the Public Works Authority (Ashghal). Information sourced from the authority’s 2013-14 annual report shows that the QR8bn Doha North
  • 1 Aug 2014- 08:52 by Local Press Report DOHA The Peninsula Qatar Qatar’s ongoing ‘drinking water security programme’ received a boost as the French company Saint-Gobain PAM signed two contracts with AlJaber Engineering LLC worth $268m (200m euros). The contracts involve the supply of large-diameter
  • 1 Aug 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DOHA, Qatar Qatar's Public Works Authority (Ashghal) this week rolled out a plan to overhaul wastewater treatment facilities in the southern part of the capital city, Doha. The project, which is expected to be completed by the end of next year, “is
  • 29 Jul 2014- 10:06 by Local Press Report DOHA Arabian Business French building materials company Saint Gobain PAM has announced that it has won two deals worth €200 million ($268.7 million) to supply pipes for five mega-reservoirs in Qatar. The products, which will be made by Saint Gobain in France
  • 13 Jun 2014- 10:25 by Local Press Report SAN ANTONIO CPI Financial Focus of the water sector in the GCC is shifting towards sustainable practices, wastewater treatment, and recycling. According to Frost & Sullivan, innovation is the need of the hour in this scenario, with adoption of
  • 11 Jun 2014- 10:09 by Local Press Report DOHA Construction Week Online Pure Technologies has been awarded a leak detection contract by Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa). The contract is valued at up to $4mn and will run over a three-year period starting from this month.
  • 22 May 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DOHA, Qatar Qatar’s Public Works Authority (Ashghal) last week announced $1 billion USD worth of new water and wastewater treatment and other infrastructure projects throughout the country. “We will implement 16 infrastructure projects at a total cost