I am pleased to announce that from the 1st April 2018 I have been appointed Managing Director of Chiyoda Almana, this is a role I consider a great honour and continues my long association with the State of Qatar.
Since our inception in 2008, bringing together Chiyoda Corporation and Chiyoda’s long-term partner in Qatar the Almana Group, Chiyoda Almana as a dedicated local engineering and construction management company, has made a major contribution to the development of the local hydrocarbon segment as well as other strategic industries in Qatar. Our mission is to continue to support the sustainable development of Qatar using the world class engineering practices that Chiyoda is famous for worldwide.
Chiyoda Almana is a subsidiary company of Chiyoda Corporation, Japan’s leading engineering and construction company, which has designed and built 12 of the 14 LNG trains in Qatar which is equivalent to approximately 90% of Qatar’s total LNG production capacity. Chiyoda is a long term and proud partner of Qatar’s world leading LNG industry.
At Chiyoda Almana, safety is our no. 1 priority and we are proud of our safety record while also placing an extraordinary value on quality. We have a formalised integrated HSE (Health, Safety & Environment) and Quality Management System in place, ensuring there is no compromise on HSE and Quality in order to deliver our services with the highest standards and to be a responsible corporate citizen in Qatar.
In taking up the role of Managing Director, I acknowledge the recent difficult market conditions globally in the Oil & Gas industry, but with perseverance, dedication and the support of Chiyoda’s high caliber employees working as a team, I am positive for the future.