Fertiliser Company (Qafco) yesterday celebrated the completion
of its Mesaieed Artificial Reef Ball Project in the company’s
Al Banush club in the city.
Senior officials from The
Supreme Council for Environment and Natural Reserves (SCENR),
the Environmental Studies Centre of the Qatar University,
Mesaieed Industrial City, NGL, Qapco, QVC, Qafac, Qafco
employees and members of the Mesaieed community attended the
Qafco’s managing director Khalifa Abdulla
al-Suwaidi said the company has always felt the need to
function in an environmentally responsible manner, in line
with the motto ‘Environment is our Responsibility’.
explained Qafco’s efforts to live up to national and
international standards in the environment management, called
it a strategic goal.
Al-Suwaidi said these achievements
have encouraged Qafco to go for further developments. A
project is being implemented in collaboration with Qatar
University to install 150 reef balls at two locations off the
Mesaieed shoreline “in order to restore and protect a wide
variety of marine life forms from the surrounding threats,” he
Al-Suwaidi thanked all those connected with the reef
ball project and appreciated their