Apr 19 2012
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Qatar Building Company (QBC) is a Gold Sponsor of The 10th Gulf Water Conference
(Doha, Qatar) 19 April 2012 - As Water Infrastructure Specialists, Qatar Building Company ( QBC ) upholds its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) commitment to the community and the environment by becoming a Gold Sponsor of next week's 10th Gulf Water Conference (GWC).
The 10th GWC, to be held in Doha, Qatar from the 22nd to the 24th of April 2012 at Grand Hyatt Doha Hotel, is organized by Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporations (" KAHRAMAA "), Water Science and Technology Association (WSTA), and the Secretariat General of the Cooperation Council for the Arab Gulf States; it is under the management of Interactive Business Network. The conference will address the issues of water, energy, and food as major challenges of the future across the GCC and Arab countries.
QBC Vice Chairman, Mr. Abdulhameed Mostafawi, speaks about the decision to sponsor the prestigious event: "We embrace our organization's role as a responsible member of our society, and do what we can to invest in building sustainable infrastructure and socially responsible water technologies. This sponsorship is simply a testament to our commitment."
"The theme of this conference reinforces our vision for the water industry--to find sustainable planning of water resources and water security," continues Mr. Mostafawi. "As water infrastructure specialists, we strive to work hand in hand with municipalities to develop long-term solutions that advance the industry for future generations. QBC is happy to support these efforts and look forward to ongoing collaborations even after the conference."
For more information about QBC , please visit: www.qatarbuildingcompany.com
For more information about the conference, please visit: www.gwcdoha2012.org
Qatar Building Company
Qatar Building Company ( QBC ) is comprised of three divisions--civil engineering, materials production, and construction equipment--each designed especially for the infrastructure demands of the Qatari market.
For over 40 years, QBC has specialized in major civil engineering and contracting projects for a broad client base including government agencies, international contractors, gas majors, and private developers.
With "Grade A" classifications in all categories of the Government Central Tenders Committee, QBC is qualified to undertake civil engineering projects of any size and complexity.
QBC is a proud sponsor of the Qatar Football Association, and a proud supporter of FIFA 2022 and the Qatari National Vision 2030.
Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation " KAHRAMAA " is the sole transmission and distribution system owner and operator (TDSOO) for the electricity and water sector in Qatar. KAHRAMAA was established in July 2000 to regulate and maintain the efficient supply of electricity and water to customers.
KAHRAMAA 's mission is to provide their customers with high quality electricity and water services, whilst creating value for its shareholders.
KAHRAMAA buys, distributes and sells electricity and water. KAHRAMAA is mandated to: Formulate Power & Water Purchase Agreements (PWPA) and provide necessary technical and corporate support for establishment of generation & desalination ventures; own, construct and operate electricity & water transmission and distribution networks in the State of Qatar; set-up plans and programs for development of electricity & water transmission and distribution networks; lay out regulations, standards and codes of practices for electricity & water supplies to buildings and facilities; provide consultancy services related to its activities and operations.
About The 10th Gulf Water Conference
Under the patronage and attendance of H.E. Dr Mohammad Saleh Al Sada Minister of Energy and Industry - Qatar, the Water Science and Technology Association (WSTA), Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation " KAHRAMAA ",the Secretariat General of the Cooperation Council for the Arab Gulf States and Interactive Business Network - event management company, the Tenth Gulf Water Conference will be held in Doha, Qatar on April 22 to 24, 2011.
The conference convenes under the slogan "the water-energy-food nexus" as a major challenge for policy makers, decision makers, key players, and end users in the GCC and Arab countries to respond to the immense demand of freshwater for human needs, urban development, industry, agriculture, tourism, and many other economic sectors. In addition to the aforementioned demands, the 10th Gulf Water Conference will address the responsibility to ensure the necessary freshwater resources for living, food security, urban development, industry, and economic and social development.
Qatar Building Company ( QBC )
P.O. Box 1985
Tel: +974- 4462 5555/56
Fax: +974- 4462 5522/44
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