Established in 1999, Seattle Trading and Contracting Company W.L.L was founded by Sheikh Salman Bin Ahmed Bin Ali Al Thani, together with Spaniards David Graner and Francisco Garrote as company shareholders.
We started as local Project Consultants, helping mainly Spanish engineering and EPC contractors to bid and execute projects in Qatar´s energy, infrastructure and industrial sector. Today, we proudly work in Qatar with companies like Navantia, Iberdrola, Terratest or Ala Ingeniería.
Our reference list include multinational contractor as Isolux, Marubeni Corporation, MASA (Dragados Group), Inabensa and Telvent (Abengoa Group), Clece, S.A. (ACS Group) or Urbaser (Dragados Group) with executed power plant, cables, substations and telecomunication projects.
As part of our consulting activities, Seattle is presently the Official Qatar and UAE Business Development Office for several Spanish Regional Development Agencies and Chambers of Commerce, including Foreign Trade Institute of Murcia INFO, Economic Development Institute of Asturias, ASTUREX, Chamber of Commerce of Navarra, or Regional Foreign Trade Institure of La Rioja, ADER. We are also a member of ARGOS Consulting worldwide network of companies. Seattle started contracting activities in 2003 and presently undertakes a wide range of activities from Civil Contracting, roads building and infraestructure, especially for industrial projects, to Elechtromechanical Works, including complete Installation & Maintenance of HVAC systems, ducting, mechanical, electrical and plumbing works (MEP).
Julio Crespo Middle East (JCME) is a Joint Venture with Grupo Julio Crespo, a multinational which is today the leader industrial coating and painting contracting company in Spain. Started in 2009, the company is presently working in Industrial plants such as Mesaieed Power Plant or Qatalum.
In 2006 we started industrial activities through Dibelplas, a QR 4 million capital joint venture with Spain Plasbel, S.A., a company leader in its sector. Dibelplas produces HDPE extrussion products and operates currently in new facilities at Doha New Industrial Area, exporting more that 7,000 mt of plastic products every year.
As Real Estate operators, Seattle owns and manages office buldings, staff accommodations and warehousing space in Doha and Industrial Area. Seattle is an active member of the Board of Directors of the Spanish Business Council of Qatar, under the patronage of the Spanish Embassy.
With over 750 employees, and a decade-long local experience, Seattle is ready for the new challenges of a vital growing economy that intends to further renew its infrastructures and offer an image of modernity and prosperity that will offer to the world at the 2022 FIFA World Cup.