Project Management

The simple fact is, we care. We're passionate about delivery and are motivated by helping our clients succeed.

Project management is far more than the application of a process.  The correct adoption and application of a process is key, but rigid adoption can be damaging. A process has to be relevant to the situation in which it is being applied.

Flexibility is key; we understand that each of our clients, projects and their project teams are different, therefore the ability to change and adapt is critical. 

The guiding principles of our 5P's really enable us to successfully mix leadership, process, management and administration in the correct proportions to match the requirements of each project.

We care and it shows. We will always do what is necessary to exceed our clients' expectations.

Click here to view more projects PMKConsult team members have worked on.



 

 


Richard Young
MSc Eng., BSc Civil Engineering
Project Director

The PMKConsult Project Management Team
is headed up by Richard Young.

The PMKConsult team has been involved in working on some of the most iconic landmark buildings throughout the UAE and the world. Our team is very experienced and has delivered many prestigious projects in the UAE and around the world. Below are some examples of some of the prestigious projects PMKConsult team members have worked on.

Projects

Award winning Al Karamah School Abu Dhabi

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Read our case study here

Our Services:

  • Project Management for Pre- and Post-Contract

  • Commercial Management for Pre- and Post-Contract

Added Value:

  • Close monitoring of a challenging programme and ensuring that the contractor’s work was completed within the given time frame.

  • Detailed stakeholder management ensuring that all requirements were incorporated into the design and executed in the construction phase.

 

 



The site of the school is located in Al Rowdah, near Al Karamah Street in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

An existing government school building in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi was refurbished to provide a safe, secure and engaging learning environment for children with Autism. This includes specially designed classroom ‘hubs’, therapy rooms, a multi-purpose and dining halls as well as a large oasis-style garden in the courtyard.

The space comprises 2 floors and a total of 86,000 SQFT building area. The school commenced operation in January 2019. Operated by Priory Education and Children’s Services, the school staff includes a team of dedicated therapists and teachers for up to 260 Emirati children.

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A hub in the school

 

Award winning - Office of the Future Dubai

Officd of the Future

Now complete, the building serves as the management office for the ‘Museum of the Future’ project and provides a headquarters for the Dubai Future Foundation, an organisation that will help to deliver smart technologies to the Emirates, including driverless cars and other cutting edge technologies.




The Office of the Future is the world’s first 3D printed office building and was created on behalf of the Dubai Government, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Prime Minister and Vice President of the United Arab Emirates and the Ruler of Dubai.

The Office of the Future project consists of fully useable commercial office space, printed layer by layer using a 20-foot-tall 3D printer, located in Shanghai, China. Each structural component was built using innovative 3D printing technology, combining a mixture of Special Reinforced Concrete (SRC) and recycled construction material.

The world’s first 3D printed office building was successfully project managed by PMKConsult.

Nudra Development Saadiyat Island UAE

Our Services:

  • Project Management for Pre- and Post-Contract

  • Commercial Management for Pre- and Post-Contract

Added Value:

  • Close monitoring of a challenging programme and ensuring that the Contractor’s work was completed within the given time frame

  • Detailed stakeholder management ensuring that all requirements were incorporated into the design and executed in the construction phase

  • Expert project management for full turnkey services, from inception to handing over to you the keys, or management of selected stages a la carte
  • Solution from full design and tender or design & build, considering also supply of exotic materials and that you are protected by the right level of warranties

  • Assisting you with compliance with regulatory and development controls.
  • Closely managing the contractor or contractors on site up until the time you take occupancy of your new home




The concept of Nudra is that your property is a blank canvas which can be developed into a realm of possibilities; to craft with materials, colours and textures to create a truly unique home bound only by your imagination.

PMKConsult has project managed Nudra from the start and we would be delighted to help you to design and build your vision. PMKConsult works with you to define your vision and provide cost estimates.

For more information about this exciting project, please contact Partner Kevin Woolley.


 

Imkan Properties LLC Head Office Abu Dhabi



Our Services
:

  • Project Management for Pre- and Post-Contract

Added Value:

  • Close monitoring of the Design and Build Contractor

  • Driving an ambitious project through to its successful conclusion, the design included: a front of house reception, a cafe, 5 meeting rooms and a kitchen with break-out relaxation provisions



Imkan set their target to move their existing offices from CI Tower, Abu Dhabi to a warehouse located in Mina Port, Abu Dhabi. The project comprised of the renovation of an existing dilapidated warehouse into a fully functioning high grade office fit-out for their team of 50.

The warehouse was transformed into a state-of-the art work space with high end furniture. The space was generated through creation of a mezzanine floor based on a steel structure. The intent of an industrial feel was maintained throughout with integration of exposed ceilings and columns. All AC ducts were cladded with aluminum sheets.

Sotheby's - Dubai International Financial District


Our Services:

  • Project Management for Pre- and Post-Contract

Added Value:

  • When the PMK team were called onto this project it was delayed through stakeholders not taking enough initiative to drive the project forward. PMK managed to plan the further steps to allow the project to move.

  • PMK assisted the Client in all matters to ensure the successful delivery of their project.

  • The PMK team on the site worked very closely with the Client and the DIFC team from the outset to ensure the quality that respected Client’s needs.




Sotheby's is an international auction house from London, UK, which was seeking to establish their presence in Dubai, UAE. They chose a prestigious location in the Dubai International Financial District as their new operating location.
Sotherby's new gallery space in DIFC consists of approximately 300sqm.

The space from the previous tenant needed to be re-designed to meet the bespoke needs of Sotheby's. When the PMKConsult team were called onto this project, it had been delayed through stakeholders not taking enough initiative to drive the project forward.

On site, PMKConsult worked very closely with the client and the DIFC team from the outset to ensure the quality respected the client's needs. PMK was able to plan the further steps to allow the project to move forward quickly and effectively and assisted the client in all matters to ensure the successful delivery of their project.

Airline Head Office - Dubai


 

After supporting one of Dubai's fastest growing airlines in the detailed design stages of their new Headquarters building; PMKConsult is now supporting the construction process.

The foundations are in place and the first Tower Crane has now hit the skyline to help build some 50,000 m2 of good quality office and training facilities out in the Warsan 3 Area of Dubai on the 611 - Emirates Road.

 

Booz Allen Hamilton International Abu Dhabi
Commercial Office fit-out



Our Services:

  • Project Management for Pre- and Post-Contract

  • Commercial Management

Added Value:

  • Close monitoring of the Lead Consultant in the design phase

  • Smooth phasing towards a Cost-Plus Contractor Procurement

 


Booz Allen Hamilton set their target to move their existing offices from Etihad Towers Abu Dhabi to the 28th floor in Khatem Tower Abu Dhabi. The fit-out of 500sqm of office space for their team of 46, with open-plan workstations and one-man offices. The density of office space was planned for 10.8sqm per person.

The design included: a front of house reception, 4 meeting rooms, a kitchen and relaxation provisions.

Thanani Restaurant, Ajman, UAE


Our Services:

  • Extended to preparation of contract documents and then to post contract services, which involved full cost and commercial management services including management of change control and variations

  • Project Management and Quantity Surveying

Added Value:

  • When the PMK team were called onto this project it was struggling and we had a challenge to change and turn over the delivery and to see the project through to operational handover.

  • The operator was very hands on and the designs needed some direct management and resolution in many respects to get the contractor to function and achieve the necessary workflows.




The client MAZ Investment is a local Emirati developer intending to convert an existing residential space, previously occupied by the Sheikh of Ajman, into a modern Arabic restaurant with a high spec fit-out interior, overlooking Al Zorah golf course.

PMKConsult were appointed to provide a Commercial Management consultancy service towards the end of the procurement; at Contractor appointment stage.

Due to the tender being over budget, PMKConsult undertook an extensive process of value engineering in order to reduce costs to meet the project budget while still achieving the client's project expectations.

MAZ Investment Co LLC (MAZ) was founded by his excellency Abdullah Ali Al Mazrouei (Chairman) in 2007 - since incorporation, MAZ is enjoying a prestigious reputation as one of the high standard real estate providers in the UAE.

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