Qatar Cement Signs Consultancy Services Contract to Set Up Plant No. 5

Doha, November 22 (QNA) – Qatar National Cement Company announced signing a consultancy services’ contract with Basse Sambre of Belgium to set up cement plant no (5).
 The contract involves the preparation of global tender documents for the establishment of a plant with a capacity of 5000 or 7500 tons of clinker per day on turn-key basis parallel to the cement production lines (2, 3 and4) at Umm-Bab.
 last June, Qatar National Cement Co. decided to set up a cement plant with a capacity of not less than 5000 tons of clinker per day, in a way to increase its production capacity of clinker and cement to meet the needs of the market in the future.
 The company is now producing 14,000 tons of cement per day and meet the needs of the market, but it works to intensify its production during the coming period in light of the increased demand for cement.
 The company was established as per the Emiri Decree No.07 in 1965 to produce Ordinary Portland Cement in sufficient quantity to meet the demand of cement in the State of Qatar. (QNA)