General Manager Welcome Note

ALCAT Contracting Company, is a Shareholding company of Qatari investors incorporated in the year 1956. ALCAT is one of the leading groups in the construction sector and has expertise in specialized construction fields such as road and infrastructure projects, water supply and sewerage projects, industrial structures, and buildings. ALCAT has three main Divisions: Ready Mix & Asphalt plants; Crushers, and Heavy Equipment and Transportation Fleet. In 2009, ALCAT established a new Department for the interior fitting of buildings and hotels. Additionally, in 2009 ALCAT entered into a joint venture with GallifordTry (www.gallifordtry.co.uk), a leading british construction company.

ALCAT was engaged, from the very inception, in execution of large size infrastructure construction projects. The Company has played a major role in the development of State of Qatar by executing turn-key projects of national importance to the utmost satisfaction of its clients. In 2009, ALCAT delivered so far 4 major projects with a total value of over 250 million Q.R. These projects included the Messaieed housing project consisting of 150 villas and road works, Umm Birkah Road consisting of 16 km of 6-lane road with 3 bridges and over 25 km of service roads, Hana Housing project consisting of 8-villa compound, and AlKhour infrastructure project consisting of construction of substations, water and sewer networks, and roads. We also anticipate to deliver two schools with a total value of 50 million Q.R. by November 2009.

With our sizeable pool of construction equipment and capable personnel, we have been able to complete our contracts in accordance with the specification and standards. In the Qatari construction market, we are pursuing clearly defined development strategies, completing each project to budget in terms of quality, schedules and costs. This can only be achieved through an effective well-orchestrated team effort and a solid organization of skilled individuals who are strongly motivated to achieve the company's objectives. We have recently restructured our company and divisions to be more effective in today's construction industry here in Qatar.

You can confidently rely on ALCAT for all your construction requirements.


DR. HOSSAM BANNA, P.E.
General Manager