Qatargas has won, for the second consecutive year, the prestigious Qatarization Award, given during the Energy and Industry Sector’s 11th Annual Award Ceremony, for the company’s contribution towards the category of “Support for Training and Development” as a part of the Qatar National Vision 2030. A total of 40 companies competed in three categories of […]

Some of the top Qatari employers are vying to recruit the best available talent in the market at the ongoing four-day Qatar Career Fair. RasGas will be participating in the Qatar Career Fair all week as a diamond sponsor and encourages Qatari nationals to visit their stand and learn more about the many career prospects […]

Neptune snares Qatar deal

Australian outfit Neptune Marine is primed to start a $20 million combined services subsea inspection contract for Qatargas, the company’s first major project in the Middle East. The three year deal, which is due to start early in the new year, covers the inspection of Qatargas platforms, offshore pipelines and subsea connection facilities which lie […]

Gas-rich Qatar plans to move forward, with modest delays, in massive investments in its gas sector despite the sour economic climate, officials said. Faisal al-Suwaidi, chief executive of the state-owned Qatargas, said billions in investments were slated for major gas projects across the globe. Many, however, could see a two- or three-year lag in order […]

Menafn reported that Mr H E Abdullah bin Hamad Al Attiyah Qatar’s deputy Premier and minister of energy receiving a memento from Mr Fu Chengyu president of China National Offshore Oil Company during the launching ceremony of CNOOC office in Doha, as the Minister of State for Energy and Industrial Affairs H E Dr Mohamed […]

Four new liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers built for Qatargas by Samsung Heavy Industries are docked at the Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard on Goje Island for their naming ceremony yesterday. The ships – three of which are the world’s largest – can sail at a maximum speed of 19.5 knots. A total of seven LNG […]

Qatar, the world’s biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas, and Royal Dutch Shell Plc, will probably delay the start of their Qatargas 4 LNG project by at least a year until 2011, an official working on the project said. “Qatargas 4 won’t be ready before 2011 or 2012,” Nawid Kashani-Shirazi, senior process manager of gas […]

The majority of Qatar’s listed endangered species are marine ones. This is contrary to the global trend, wherein terrestrial species predominantly make up the endangered group, said the Doha-based environmental expert Dr Iain Macdonald. Macdonald, of the Safety, Environment and Quality Department, QatarGas, said Qatar is home to at least 955 marine species. Of this, […]

Invensys Process Systems (IPS), a global technology, software and consulting firm, today announced that it has signed a multi-million dollar contract with Qatargas, one of the world’s major producers of liquefied natural gas, to complete a major automation upgrade at the Qatar Gas 1 facility in the Qatar Ras Laffan Industrial City. Under the terms […]