Qatar Construction Improvement Survey 2019 – SURVEY CLOSED, now register for the presentation event on November 5th

Are you interested to help improve construction performance in Qatar? Unfortunately the last day for answering this survey was October 6th, but you can still register to attend the event on November 5th where we will present our findings. Constructing Excellence Qatar is the non-profit best practice and knowledge transfer organisation set up with Ashghal to … Continue reading Qatar Construction Improvement Survey 2019 – SURVEY CLOSED, now register for the presentation event on November 5th

Qatar Construction Improvement Survey 2019

Are you interested to help improve construction performance in Qatar? Then please help us by answering this survey. There are 24 questions in this survey, it should take about 10 minutes to complete.Please click here to start the survey or read on for more information: Qatar Construction Improvement Survey 2019. Constructing Excellence Qatar is the non-profit best … Continue reading Qatar Construction Improvement Survey 2019

Supporting Qatar University research into lean construction

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 … Continue reading Supporting Qatar University research into lean construction

Best practice in avoiding formal disputes. Part 1: Claims for Variations and Extensions of Time

Our latest seminar with Ashghal on 29th April 2019 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. As well as Ashghal we were delighted to have the support of the Chartered Institute of Building, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators … Continue reading Best practice in avoiding formal disputes. Part 1: Claims for Variations and Extensions of Time

Report of online survey on events

We are very grateful to all those who took the trouble to reply to our survey in October 2018. Almost 100 people took the time to help Constructing Excellence in Qatar develop the best programme we can to deliver value for the construction sector in Qatar. A report of the findings is available here:  CEQ … Continue reading Report of online survey on events

“Bridging the Gap” workshop with Qatar University, 17th December 2018

This workshop was held 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. The workshop was attended by:• Prof. Abdelmagid Hammuda (Acting Dean, CENG)• Prof. Abbes Amira (Associate Dean for … Continue reading “Bridging the Gap” workshop with Qatar University, 17th December 2018

Lusail Expressway Wins the ENR’s 2018 Global Best Project

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 … Continue reading Lusail Expressway Wins the ENR’s 2018 Global Best Project