Qatar Rail inks MoU with QPMC
Agreement will secure construction materials for rail projects
Qatar Rail has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Qatar Primary Materials Company (QPMC) to secure construction materials for its projects.
The MoU, signed by Qatar Rail's CEO, Eng. Saad Al Muhannadi and QPMC's CEO, Eisa al-Hammadi, came at the sidelines of Qatar Construction Specifications Conference and Exhibition - Fifth Edition QCS 2014.
Al Muhannadi said: "Qatar Rail seeks excellence in all relevant sectors and places premium materials at the heart of the executive strategy of all its projects in order to guarantee a first-class railway network without significant inflation in the Qatari market.
“The MoU signed with Qatar Primary Materials Company, seeks to guarantee the flow of the primary materials to our projects and stabilizes the market rates".
Qatar Rail is the company responsible for the design, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance of the entire rail network and systems within the country. Its scope of work is driven directly from the Qatar National Vision as the country aims to sustain its development and provide a high standard of living for its people by 2030.