The Pearl is a man-made island on the east coast of the emirate of Qatar. Throughout the year its climate is humid, subtropical and hot. Qatar Cool therefore provides an invaluable feature of the island’s advanced infrastructure. The company is a leading provider of district cooling services in the emirate. With a capacity of more than 450 megawatts, Qatar Cool’s integrated district cooling plant is the largest in the world.
Endress+Hauser’s flow measurement technology assists with the reliable and efficient operation of the plant, including environmental protection and energy efficiency. 78 Promag 50L electromagnetic flowmeters have helped to precisely determine water volumes and monitor chiller system performance since 2014. Head of Operations and Services Nahar Al Mutawah remarks: “The devices supplied by Endress+Hauser have proven their reliability. We have instruments in the open air that have worked for years without any failure.”
Once fully developed, the 3.9 million square meter island will be occupied by over 45,000 residents living in approximately 15,000 apartments and 700 villas. It will also have luxury hotels, schools, kindergartens, shops, numerous restaurants and mosques for its inhabitants and visitors.
Read more stories about how Endress+Hauser helps its customers in our know how highlights in changes 2017.