Our latest Ashghal seminar was on the topic of tiered dispute resolution provisions, including an in depth analysis on the benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), in particular the process of Expert Determination (which is contained in the 2018 Ashghal contract as well as other standard forms in Qatar) as an intermediate step towards resolution […]
The Public Works Authority Ashghal organised a site visit to Northern Area full roads and infrastructure project in Al Ebb and Lebaib to support students of a Master Degree research for Qatar University. The students are utilising Ashghal’s lean construction journey as a case study. Ahsghal is pioneering this initiative in Qatar at a large […]
Our latest seminar with Ashghal was on the topic of how claims in respect of Variations and Extensions of Time should be dealt with during the life of a project. See here for further information about the speakers, their slides, and the results of the online polling used to capture views of the audience: http://constructingexcellence.qa/event/event-report-best-practice-in-avoiding-formal-disputes-part-1-claims-for-variations-and-extensions-of-time/. […]
Don Ward of Constructing Excellence spoke about the implementation of lean in the Gulf at the Big Show Oman on March 27th 2019 as part of @theCIOB‘s programme of workshops.
Ashghal is hosting a suppliers briefing event on March 6th for all companies interested in Ashghal’s plan for 2019. This includes all contracting, consulting companies and suppliers and basically any entity that is or can be part of the supply chain. Please feel free to forward to all people who may be interested. Please note […]
Don Ward and Jenefer Alam presented on “Implementing lean construction in Ashghal” at the Chartered Institute of Highways and Transportation’s event in Doha on February 19th. A write-up on the CIHT website appears here. Our slide deck is available here: Don Ward Jenefer Alam combined for CIHT 19 Feb 2019 – final.
The latest newsletter from RPD features the five new area subdivision projects which have been awarded with construction enhancements including lean. The content also includes stories about our training to support these lean projects, and a report of our ‘Bridging the Gap’ event with Qatar University in December. You can download a copy of the […]
THIS SURVEY IS NOW CLOSED. We are very grateful to all those who took the trouble to reply, almost 100 people. A report of the findings is available here: CEQ events survey Oct 2018 – report v6. In summary, there is strong appetite for a series of events on the following topics: • Contracts & commercials, […]
This workshop was held on December 17th 2018 in collaboration with the College of Engineering (CENG) at Qatar University and with sponsorship from Qatari Diar. It aimed to identify opportunities for collaboration between academia and all key stakeholders in the construction industry.
Lusail Expressway has won the Engineering News Record (ENR) award for 2018 Global Best Project in the Roads / Highway category. The Lusail Expressway project is marked by the 5/6 Interchange, which has the highest landmark in Qatar, 100 meters high arches. The arches consist of 54 large steel pieces, which created a great engineering […]