Doha Festival City Project Assignment
Added on - 21 Apr 2020
CE 3.1 Project InformationName of the project:Doha Festival CityLocation of the project:Doha, QatarProject Duration:From July of 2015 to February of 2017Organization:Qatar Technical Aluminium or QTARole and Designation during the time:Senior QA/ QC Engineer fromJuly 2015 toDecember 2015 and QA/ QC Manager from January 2016 to February 2017CE 3.2 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 3.3 Project BackgroundCE 3.3.1 Characteristics of the projectQatar Technical Aluminium contract was used to install the various facades and roofingsystemsfrom design to completion on site. The name of the project wasDoha Festival City or
DFC. The location of this particular project was in Doha. The project started in the month of Julyin 2015 and ended in the month of February 2017. The total value of this project was 1.6 BillionUS Dollars and the total value of the facade contract was 27.4 Million US Dollars. The client ofDoha Festival Cityproject was BASREC. The consultant ofDoha Festival Cityproject wasAEB. The main contractor of this project wasALEC/GCC-JVand thefacade contractor of thisproject was Qatar Technical Aluminium.CE 3.3.2 Objectives developed for the projectTheDoha Festival Cityis the largest mall in Qatar witharea 600,000 square metres, with240,000 square metres of leasable space. This largest mall is located in Doha, Qatar.The DohaFestival City mall houses about 540 shops, 100 restaurants and cafes, a cinema; anAngry BirdsThemed amusement park and an indoor snow park.The objectives of this project are as follows:To provide shops, restaurants, cafes, cinema hall for the publicTo serve the children by providinganAngry Birds Themed amusement park and anindoor snow parkCE 3.3.3 My Area of WorkI was the Senior QA/ QC Engineer of this project from July 2015 to December 2015 andQA/ QC Manager from January 2016 to February 2017. Being the Senior Quality Assurance /Quality Control Engineer, my area of work is to look after the overall quality of the projectDohaFestival Cityand also for helping my juniors and sub ordinates to maintain the project. I had tobe sure that there is no loophole in case of quality as this was a public project. Moreover, thechildren will be involved in the project and therefore, the quality should be crossed checked I
have used my intense civil engineering skills and knowledge for the fulfilment of the duties inmy area of work.