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DAR SQC INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANTS
SQC is an interdisciplinary firm of professionals specializing in all aspects of the unique formulation, implementation and operation of development and cooperative projects, embracing all the skills needed to provide an integrated, comprehensive service. From its headquarter in Kuwait together with a network of offices, SQC today provides Architecture and Engineering services to the global community bringing about creativity through diversity and expansion of ideas, developing the most exemplary environment for people to live and experience.
Established in 1996 by Architect Saleh AlQallaf, SQC has demonstrated its aptitude by implementing a variety of projects with key disciplines in Architecture, Engineering, Master planning, Design, Project Management and Construction Supervision. The firm today has a leading track record in all major markets in both the Public and Private sectors.
It is our aim to find innovative, effective and practical solutions for the most unique and exceptional design challenges. SQC is obligated by its ambition to render aesthetically pleasing and optimum architectural formations that are innovative and operative. The firm’s architecture, engineering, and technical services flexibility provide well integrated solutions for client investment, ensuring to fit their budget and other code constraints.
SQC’s team is comprised of highly qualified design and engineering professionals and a vast network of associated International consultants. The firm’s portfolio contains short-term studies, special missions, large-scale developments and long-term technical assistance in project execution. The total value of projects completed over the past twenty-three years exceeds US $2 billion with a project cost range from US $250,000 to an excess of US $500 million.
SQC has ample experience in delivering design and engineering consultancy services that meet International standards of quality. The firm’s areas of expertise include architectural design, civil/structural design, MEP design, marine and hydraulic engineering, building analysis and rehabilitation consultancy services, sustainable design, LEED certification, project management and construction supervision.
With detailed knowledge and a solid understanding of technical, economic, cultural and social conditions in the Middle East, our scope of work in the region has widened.
SQC canvas of work includes educational institutes, cultural & heritage centers, residential buildings and cities, medical facilities, corporate and commercial enterprises, hotels and recreational resorts, civic projects, industrial operations, high-rise buildings, oil and gas, as well as ports and maritime projects, all of which create opportunities that enhance the quality of life and satisfies the needs of the regional sphere.
SQC is committed to providing services that bring modernity, gratification and rapport to the people and communities throughout the Middle East. Our creative efforts focus on providing a range of professional services, which help governmental and International agencies to achieve their public policy and developmental objectives.
We support our clients with tailored technical assistance and consultancy services, contributing to the development and implementation of our clients’ strategic and tactical goals.
SQC is built on the concept that sound information and empirical analysis provide the best foundation for decision making in both the public and private sector. We are a client-focused firm dedicated to providing practical, measurable and highly valued solutions to a variety of organizational proposals.
U.S. Green Building Council Gold Member, since 2013
ISO 9001 : 2015 International Standard for Quality Management Systems
ISO 14001 : 2015 International Standard for Environmental Management Systems
OHSAS 18001 : 2007 International Standard for Health & Safety Management Systems
Kuwait Oil Company under category 39-A and 39-B for participating in Mega-projects worth KD 10 million (US $33 million) and above
Kuwait National Petroleum Company
Kuwait Green Building Council: Federation of Kuwaiti Engineering Offices and Consultant Houses
Ministries and Public Authorities in Kuwait including Ministry of Public Works, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education, Kuwait National Guard, Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development, Central Agency for Public Tenders, Public Authority for Housing Welfare, Environment Public Authority
SQC has joined ventures with International, local, regional and global organizations. As a result of continuous cooperation with local ministries and authorities, SQC has developed a profound knowledge of major municipal requirements and code constraints regarding project approvals.
With the firm’s commendable track record and viable relations with various authorities in Kuwait, we are capable of handling multifarious projects independently and with International Consultants by providing professional support, follow-up approvals from statutory authorities having jurisdiction, permits and licensing.
SQC’s team can offer support to International Consultants in the following activities:
• All required engineering support services
• Data collection services
• Obtaining authorities approvals
• Liaison with local authorities
• Project Management
• Supervision staff per municipality/Client requirements
• Prepare/ assist in the submission of technical and financial bids