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QATAR QUARRY COMPANY

ONE OF QATAR QUARRY’S PROUDEST TRAITS IS THEIR ABILITY TO DELIVER HONEST, RELIABLE WORK IN A REGION WHERE THIS IS NOT ALWAYS GUARANTEED FROM CONTRACTORS.

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AGGREGATE DEMAND Salim Kutty, Company Manager of Qatar Quarry Company LLC, speaks to Sustainable Business Magazine about how the company are greening the construction industry of Qatar.

Qatar Quarry Company LLC began in 1983 as a joint venture with a UK-based partner to bring concrete and aggregate solutions to Qatar's construction industry. By the mid-1990s, the shares had been sold to international cement and aggregate corporation Lafarge during which time Qatar Quarry grew from strength to strength. In July 2015 Lafarge merged with 42 | SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS MAGAZINE

fellow sector powerhouse Holcim, making LafargeHolcim the parent company of Qatar Quarry today. During their lifetime, Qatar Quarry have operated a total of four quarries mining limestone and gabbro. These quarries have slowly been shut down over the years with the most recent having been closed in 2012 after the Qatari government realized they

Sustainable Business Magazine EMEA 02/16  

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