QEL
QEL - A BKG Holding Company

QEL Team

Managing Director K G Baburajan

K.G.Baburajan, Managing Director

BSc.,(Chem), BSc.Engg., (Civil), M.I.C.E. 
Mob: +973 39657006 | E-mail : bkgh@batelco.com.bh

A leading expert in Geotechnical Site Investigation and foundation engineering with considerable experience in Bahrain and other Middle East Countries. Registered with Committee for Engineering Professional Practice (COEPP), Kingdom of Bahrain, since 1985 – Cat. A and is a Member of Institution of Civil Engineers (India), Society of Engineers (India), Institution of Civil Engineers (U.K).and Life Member of Bahrain Society of Engineers .

Operations Manager Rajath Baburaj

Rajath Baburaj, Operations Manager

Operations Manager and Quality Engineer of Qatar Engineering Laboratories. Responsible for the company’s compliance to ISO 9001 and ISO 17025.

Consultant Andreas Kyriacou

Andreas Kyriacou, Consultant

Registered Member of Civil Engineer Contracting/Consultancy
EPP/C2355/CE/02-A (BAHRAIN).

After graduation and until today involved in all aspects of contracting such as generation of work , tendering ,negotiations and execution of projects , in various countries in the middle East ( Oman, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Bahrain, U.AE) and in building and structural design work in Cyprus and Canada. The experience gained covers prefabricated building, conventional building (concrete structure, block work etc.), multi –storey building, villas and compounds, landscaping, metal structures and more.

General Manager, Sreekala Prabhasankar

Sreekala Prabhasankar, General Manager

Working as client coordinator/administration manager of Qatar Engineering Laboratories Responsible for commercial, technical and administrative matters.

Coordinating with clients / consultants directly for the business and technical matters Sorting out of routine and non routine technical problems pertaining in material testing. Overall supervision and control day to day functions of site works as well as the lab. Assigning testing schedule for lab assistants Make sure that all testing activities are carried out as per the Standard Test method.

Qatar Laboratory Manager, Narayanan Sabu

Narayanan Sabu, Laboratory Manager, Qatar

Extensive experience in geotechnical materials testing services covering the selection, testing, quality control, evaluation, failure investigation and inspection of construction materials.

Project Manager for several contracts for Fugro Middle East , United Arab Emirates oil field comprising of geotechnical investigations and Materials testing.

Bahrain Laboratory Manager, V. Sivanantham

V. Sivanantham, Laboratory Manager, Bahrain

Thirteen years extensive experience in all fields of material testing and geotechnical investigation covering the inspection, quality control, evaluation and failure investigation. Well conversant with local, British as well as ASTM standards dealing with customers directly for business and technical clarification. Have extensive experience in managing major projects for all types of Piling and Soil improvement.
Well familiar with Nuclear Density gauge operation and safety aspects Has conducted in-House Nuclear density training sessions related to operation and job risk analysis to several batch of technicians

Our Laboratory Services

Geo Technical
Site Investigations (both onshore and offshore), Plate Load Testing, Zone Testing, Topographic & Bathymetric Survey.
Material Testing
Quarry Investigations, Aggregate Evaluation, Material Failure Investigation, Building Condition Survey.
Chemical Testing
Chemical analysis of any type of materials including Soil, Aggregate, Concrete, Cement, Micro silica, PFA, Water & Waste Water
Steel Testing
Tensile, Yield & Elongation, Bend & Re-Bend, Chemical Analysis, Epoxy Coating Thickness, Welder & Welding Procedure Qualification tests.
Special Testing
Sonic pile testing (PIT), Dynamic pile testing (PDA), Geophysical testing.


Our Offices

State of Qatar
Qatar Engineering Laboratories
P. O. Box 40278
Doha, State of Qatar

Phone: 00974 44515401
Fax: 00974 44515317
E-Mail: qel@qel.com.qa
Kingdom of Bahrain
BKG Holding SPC
P.O. Box 75831,
Juffair, Bahrain

Phone: 00973 17250333
Fax: 00973 17243562
E-Mail: bkgh@batelco.com.bh

COEPP License No.: EPP/GC/21-D(A) 
Commercial Registration No.: Bahrain - 76096 | Qatar - 38301
Certificate of Accredictation  ISO 9001 2008 Certification  Qatar Municipality Approval  COEPP Approval  Bahrian Ministry of Works Approval  Ministry of Housing, Bahrain  Public Works Authority, Qatar. ASHGHAL 

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