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BARWA Real Estate & CMCS signs AED 1.5 million contract

BARWA Real Estate, one of the premier organizations in the State of Qatar, has announced that it has chosen Collaboration, Management and Control Solutions (CMCS), a leading Project, Portfolio and Risk Management Information System solutions provider and the exclusive authorized Primavera Solution representative in the Middle East, to implement its project management solutions. BARWA’s strategic partnership with CMCS is a key step for the company as it aims to achieve its vision of emerging as one of Qatar’s foremost, innovative real estate conglomerates.

CMCS provides BARWA with advisory services in terms of developing and implementing their project management solution (PMS). The solution includes developing project management, HR and quality management manuals in addition to professional project management training. The scope also includes automation of the final solution using Primavera Project Management 6 (P6), Primavera Contract Manager and Pertmaster; this covers designing all reports, forms, logs, letters and layouts. In addition, CMCS also delivers project management, planning and scheduling, earned value management and strategic project management training as well as training for Primavera Project Management, Primavera Contract Management and Primavera Pertmaster. CMCS has revealed that it has so far already completed the analysis and training for BARWA, while it will next finalise proto-type testing and the handover.

“The agreement presents a significant contribution to our business as it provides us with a comprehensive project management system to facilitates the integration of various functional processes involved in the project development process. This system provides a thorough analysis and description of the processes to be followed during the project development phase. It also includes an integrated quality management system that facilitates the monitoring and improvement of various elements of project managers. We are truly excited about the added potential provided by this extensive automation initiative,” said Dr. Yousef Al-Horr, President of Strategy & Investment, BARWA Real Estate.ject


“CMCS consultants have transformed the project life cycle of BARWA into a business process that can be efficiently planned, managed, controlled and audited. Given today’s highly competitive property markets, our solutions will provide this company with the edge to sustain its industry leadership. The Primavera suite in particular serves as the perfect tools for optimizing BARWA's project management capabilities. We commend BARWA for its forward-thinking decision to adopt the best automation tools to enhance its operational performance,” added Bassam Samman, CEO and Founder of CMCS.

CMCS offers a complete range of project management solutions for project driven business starting with assessing their PM (Project Management) practices, developing PM procedures including earned value and project risk management services, professional PM and software training, Primavera, hard dollar and synchro software solutions.

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