History and Recognitions
In more than three decades of operation, Qatar Steel has built an outstanding reputation for unrivalled quality, consistency, and reliability.
Seminar on Optimization of Steel Slag in Construction:
As a continuous efforts to protect the environment, recycle the industrial wastes resulted from its steel manufacturing, for a better reuse and investment.
Qatar Steel on 11th April 2017 held a seminar on the optimization of steel slag in constructions and road asphalting.
In this seminar, key stakeholders from concerned authorities presented the outcome of the research project conducted by Qatar Steel Research & Sustainability Department in collaboration with TRL-UK, MME – Qatar and Ashghal. They proved the applicability to use steel slag, as an aggregate in construction applications, and its compliance as per Qatar Construction Specification.
Recycling of EAF Dust:
In 2017, Qatar Steel has dispatched 95,000 Tons of waste EAF dust to neighboring Cement Company for cement clinker production as a sustainable solution.
Certification of New Grade of Rebar:
Qatar Steel has received product conformity certificate from UK CARES for its newly developed QS 600 High strength rebar.
Qatar Steel becomes the first integrated steel plant in this region to achieve the ISO 27001: 2013 certification in Feb 2016 for Information Security Management Systems.
in recognition for its standardized and best practices implementation of state of the art IT infrastructure management and Information Security management
Qatar Steel receives the Innovation in Waste Management Award in the Qatar Energy and Industry Sector Sustainability Programme Awards for the year 2013.
Qatar Steel’s new plant, EAF5, comes online in January 2014, with a total capacity of 1.04 milliontons per annum.
Qatar Steel Laboratory obtains ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation from Dubai Accreditation Centre (DAC).
Qatar Steel receives Qatar Petroleum’s Award for Excellence in Sustainability Reporting for 2011.Qatar Steel receives UKCARES Sustainable Reinforcing Steel Re-certification.
Qatar Steel releases its second Sustainability Report, for the year 2012.Qatar Steel obtains Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL)Product Conformity in Steel for Reinforcement of Concrete Certificate (ISO 6935-2:2007 B500B-R) for sizes varying from 10.0mm~40.0mm.
Qatar Steel receives UKCARES Sustainable Reinforcing Steel Re-certification.
Qatar Steel releases its first sustainability report,which covers the company’s operational, environmental,social, and economic performance for the period 2009–2011.
Qatar Steel becomes the first steel company in the region to be inducted into Palladium’s Hall of Fame for Strategy Execution.
Qatar Steel receives UKCARES Sustainable Reinforcing Steel Certification.
Qatar Steel obtains Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL) Product Conformity in Steel for Reinforcement of Concrete Certificate (BS 4449:2005Grade B500B) for sizes varying from 10.0mm~40.0mm.
Qatar Steel receives UKCARES Product Conformity in Steel for Reinforcement of Concrete Certificate (BS 4449:2005 Grade B500B) for sizes varying from 10.0mm~40.0mm.
Qatar Steel obtains Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL) Product Conformity in Steel for Reinforcement of Concrete Certificate (ASTM A615 Grade 60 and BS 4449:1997 Grade 460B) for sizes varying from 10.0mm~40.0mm.
Qatar Steel receives UKCARES for Quality Management System and Product Conformity in Steel for Reinforcement of Concrete Certificate (BS 4449:1997Gr460B) for sizes varying from 10.0mm~40.0mm.
Qatar Steel becomes fully owned by Industries Qatar (IQ).Qatar Steel obtains Saudi Arabian Standards Organisation (SASO)Certification.
Qatar Steel obtains the ISO 14001 designation for its Environmental Management System.
Qatar Steel becomes fully owned by the Government of Qatar.
Qatar Steel receives ISO 9000 certification for its Quality Management System. (This was then updated to ISO 9001 in 2004, and renewed in 2012.)
Qatar Steel obtains the Japanese Industrial Standards (JIS) Certificate. (Currently,there is no renewal for this certificate as it is a one-time certification.)
Qatar Steel achieves a total production of one million metric tons from its DR, EAF,CC, and RM plants.