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Qatalum Aluminum Smelter


Qatalum will be the largest aluminum plant ever launched. Qatalum, a joint venture by Qatar Petroleum and Hydro, will have a capacity, in the first phase, of 585,000 tons of primary aluminum, all to be shipped as value added aluminum casthouse products. A dedicated power plant with an installed capacity of 1350 MW will ensure a stable supply of electricity.

Project description:

Year of realization: 2008 - ongoing
Project Value: USD 5.6 Billion (Contractor project value USD 1.5 Billion)

Services offered by Progesys as third party:

  • Planning of pre-commissioning services
  • Pre-commissioning management and execution
  • Mechanical completion for the overall potroom and general services contract
  • Commissioning Management