Doha, 10/22/2014 -
Under the Patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Saoud Bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, Chairman of Qatar Fuel (WOQOD) , the first new center for vehicle inspection (FAHES) in Wadi al-Banat (North University) was inaugurated today, Wednesday 10 December 2014.
The inauguration ceremony was attended by WOQOD Board members, WOQOD CEO, Engineer Ibrahim Jaham Al-Kuwari, in addition to representatives from the Traffic Department/Ministry of Interior, concerned public authorities and departments, WOQOD's management team and honorable guests.
On this occasion, Engineer Al-Kuwari issued the following statement: "We are pleased today to inaugurate the first center for vehicle inspection in Wadi al-Banat region. The center which occupies an area of 7500 square meters and has an estimated cost of 23 million Qatar Riyal, is the first among WOQOD's Smart FAHES inspection projects. It comes as part of a series of smart inspection centers that are being currently developed by WOQOD in various regions of the State. We are also working towards the inauguration of another center of the same series in the Mesaimeer region very soon, in addition to other four new centers that are currently in the design and construction phases in the regions of: Al-Wakra, al-Shamal, Al-Shihaniyyah and Al-Khour. These projects are expected to be inaugurated and operated during 2015. As part of its future strategic plan, WOQOD will also establish several new smart inspection centers in its fuel stations where there is sufficient space to establish such centers.