Qatar Handball Association Complex
Added on - 21 Apr 2020
CE 2.1 Project InformationName of the project:Qatar Handball Association Complex, Duhail, DohaLocation of the project:Doha, QatarProject Duration:From August of 2013 to July of 2015Organization:Qatar Technical Aluminium or QTARole and Designation during the time:Senior QA/ QC EngineerCE 2.2 Company BackgroundQatar Technical Aluminium or QTA are aFaçade and envelope contractor in Qatar. Thisorganization is a sister concern of United Arab Emirates based Technical Glass & AluminiumCompany, which is in to the field of Glass, Aluminium and Steel works. TGAC has branches incountries all over the Middle East and Northern Africa. QTA is emerged as the leading Façadecontractor in Qatar with many iconic projects likeQatar Handball Association Complex,stadium, Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies, Educational Colleges, Shopping Malls in its account.Qatar Technical Aluminium is an ISO certified company.CE 2.3 Project BackgroundCE 2.3.1 Characteristics of the projectQatar Technical Aluminium contract was mainly utilized for the installation of all thefacades right from step of designing until the completion of the project on site. The name of theproject wasQatar Handball Association Complex. The location of this particular project was in
Duhail, Doha. The project started in the month of August in 2013 and ended in the month of July2015. The total value of this project was 197 Million US Dollars and the total value of the facadecontract was 18.5 Million US Dollars. The client ofQatar Handball Association Complexprojectwas Private engineering Office. The consultant ofQatar Handball Association Complexprojectwas Hill International. The main contractor of this project wasRedco Construction-Al Mana andthefacade contractor of this project was Qatar Technical Aluminium.CE 2.3.2 Objectives developed for the projectThe Qatar Handball Association Complex is the most popular arena for indoor sports.This sports arena is based in the suburb of Duhail in Doha, Qatar. This complex serves as theheadquarters of the Qatar Handball Association.It has a composition of hexagon featured printedglazing, which architecturally represents the ball patterns for the events that will take placeinside.The objectives of this project are as follows:To host the matches of 2015 World Men’s Handball ChampionshipTo serve the major headquarters of the Qatar Handball Association.CE 2.3.3 My Area of WorkI was the Senior QA/ QC Engineer of this project from August 2013 to July 2015. Beingthe Senior Quality Assurance / Quality Control Engineer, my area of work is to look after theoverall quality of the projectQatar Handball Association Complexand also to help my subordinates and juniors in maintaining the project. I had to be sure that there is no loophole in caseof quality as this was a sports project. The players would have been playing in the complex andthe quality will not be compromised at all. I have used my intense civil engineering skills andknowledge for the fulfilment of the duties in my area of work.
CE 2.3.4 Project GroupFigure 1: People involved in the projectCE 2.3.5 My responsibilities throughout the projectI had numerous responsibilities for this project ofQatar Handball Association Complex. Iwas appointed as the Senior Quality Assurance/ Quality Control Engineer in the project. I had toprepare theproject quality plan, quality procedures, method statement, Inspection Test Plansaccording to Project specification and standards. I had to manage and look into the projectquality control to ensure compliance with various codes, construction standards, equipment andIMS system. I also had to check the quality duringfabrication, installation and assembly ofseveral elements of Façade like the skylight, curtain walls, vertical fins, doors, and louvers. I wasGeneralManagerOperationManagerProjectManagerPlanning EnggSr.QSQ SConstructionManagerSiteEnggSiteSupervisorArchitectDaughtsmanSr. QA/QCEngineer(Myself)QA/QCEnggQA/QCInspectorHSEManagerSafetyEngineerSafetyOfficerAccounts/AdminManagerAccountantDocumentController