In order to mark and celebrate the International Women’s day on Tuesday March 08, 2021, a gift was arranged for all female employees as a token of appreciation for their dedication and hardwork.
In celebration of Qatar Environment Day, celebrated on February 26 each year, QAFCO announced a Vision Board Competition for its employees and their families. The theme of the competition was “Our Environment, Our Habit, Our Home”. The winners were announced on QAFCO’s social media channels.
As part of a MoU signed with CNA-Q in December 2019, QAFCO donated a variety of pumps, valves and bearings to the university to assist with student learning as follows:-
1- Multi stage centrifugal pump
2- centrifugal pump
3- Gate valve
4- Ball valve
5- Different types of bearing
6- Non return valve
7- Control valve
8- Electrical breaker
9- Instrumentation and Control Engineering
The College of the North Atlantic in Qatar (CNAQ) and Qatar Fertiliser Company (QAFCO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enhance cooperation in various fields. The MoU covers the topics of internal training, sponsorship of students of CNAQ, as well as technical training for short courses for QAFCO employees. The signing of this agreement followed from QAFCO’s visit to the CNAQ campus in fall 2019.
Qatar University recently conducted the 17th Annual Plant Design Competition for the Department of Chemical Engineering. As part of QAFCO’s ongoing support to the Education sector, a group of students from Qatar University were hosted to prepare their Chemical Engineering Design Project throughout the academic years 2019 and 2020.
The students who attended Summer Internship Program at QAFCO during 2019, chose QAFCO “Formaldehyde Plant” as their "Design Project", and were awarded the 1st position in the Design Competition 2020. A total of 15 groups participated in the competition.
QAFCO contributed the following to assist in the completion of the Project Design :
1. Process presentation given at Qatar University.
2. Provided site visit to view the actual shape and size of the equipment.
3. Technical support and contribution towards designing of the process and equipment.
4. Mass and energy balance and the heat integrity of the entire process.
Qatar University appreciated QAFCO for the continued guidance and support to the senior students during the whole course of the Design Project.