Al Jaber & Partners (AJP), part of the Al Jaber Group – UAE and one of Qatar’s leading Infrastructure and Energy contractors is a Bronze Sponsor of Qatar Projects 2012. Qatar Projects takes place at Grand Hyatt hotel from 5-8 February 2012 and is set to provide critical insights into opportunities in the energy and infrastructure projects sector.
Al Jaber & Partners, who have one of the country’s largest construction equipment and vehicle fleet, explain why: “As a leading player in the growing infrastructure market in Qatar and one of the largest local construction companies, we are sponsoring Qatar Projects 2012 to underline our deep commitment to Qatar and to the construction industry here. Our mission is to set standards of excellence in all our development projects. We never cut corners where health and safety is concerned. In fact, safety is at the very heart of how we do business. It provides us with a permit to operate, so we can meet all safety regulations, run projects smoothly, deliver on time and on budget to the highest quality standards. This is our company’s modus operandi, always aiming for the very best for our clients and we want to see this culture adopted across the board in Qatar.”
Al Jaber & Partners spokesperson added: “We want to see our values enshrined in all construction sites in Qatar. Uppermost would be to promote all measures to protect the health and safety of workers and the natural environment. We are totally dedicated to work in safe and healthily sustainable environments respecting all living creatures.Thus we strive to deliver service at the highest level of ISO quality standards while improving operations through responsible management.”
Al Jaber & Partners won the Health and Safety Initiative of the Year Award at construction Week Qatar Awards, for their outstanding record from Shell for their latest safety record of 21 million hours LTI (lost time incident) free. This is in addition to the ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 certifications that Al Jaber & Partners have received in recognition of the Company’s occupational health & safety procedures, environmental policy and high quality project management systems.
Parent company Al Jaber Group of Companies is the largest private sector employer in the UAE of 50,000 employees and boasts the largest fleet of 32 vessels, cranes, equipment and machinery in the UAE - indeed, the sixth largest fleet in the world. This means that Al Jaber & Partners in Qatar has enormous resources at its disposal for its clients’ benefit. The Group’s 40 years of experience in land and sea transportation and logistics in the UAE is impressive and includes, for instance, the construction of a staggering 17,000 km of roads.