Project Supervision of Saida and ZahlĂ© Governmental Hospitals 
Client Council for Development and Reconstruction 
Associated Firm Al-Hejailan A/E Consultants 
Location Lebanon 
Type Engineering 
Sectors General Buildings And Architecture 
Date 1997 - 2004 
Brief Description:

Narrative Description of Project:
The project involves two hospitals: one in Saida, and one in Zahlé, with a total cost of the first phase of USD 23 million.


Description of Actual Services Provided:
This project involved supervision of 154 bed hospital in Zahle and 131 bed hospital in Saida. The scope of work covered comprehensive contract administration and supervision services, including:

- Establishing systems and monitoring quality control, progress control and quantities installed.
- Ensuring that the contractor is working in conformity with contract requirements in terms of legal aspects, materials, specifications, construction methods and workmanship.
- Establishing a programme of weekly/monthly progress review meetings while keeping CDR informed accordingly.
- Review of design.
- Evaluation of cost and time implications of variations.
- Review payment applications by the contractor and certify for payment
- Review construction schedules updated by the contractor.
- Keeping records of tests, inspection approvals.
- Initiate and supervise the commissioning of plant and engineering services, and ensure that operating manuals, as-built drawings, etc. are made available to CDR, and issue completion and final certificates.