Qatar's average temperatures have risen more than 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit since the late 19th century. Now engineers preparing for the 2022 World Cup are outfitting stadiums with massive cooling systems to create tolerability for spectators and players.
VegeBlock contributes to sustainable development and the implementation of the green construction concept through the re-use of materials that might otherwise be disposed of as waste.
The 20 000-square-metre plant will process end-of-life tyres and other rubber materials into new products. The facility reflects the Qatar National Vision 2030 of boosting sustainability and supporting green technology.