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Project Management and Implementation

# Description Client Year
1 Carried out study on participation of Women in the Small Enterprises sector in Sialkot and Faisalabad. UNDP
1991
2 Provided consultancy services (as permanent consultants) to Small Industrial Development Board (SIDB), NWFP in their project, Pak-Holland Metal Project (PHMP), set up to develop metal industry in small-scale industrial sector. The areas covered by NMC for providing consultancy services pertain to:
  • Extension services;
  • Industrial Technology Centre;
  • Common facilities;
  • Model workshop;
  • Credit facilities;
  • Training;
  • Involvement of women;
  • Management information;
  • Monitoring and impact evaluation; and
Environment aspects and working conditions.
SIDB + RNE
1992 to
1998
3 Prepared studies for setting up Common Facilities and Training Centres for PHMP at Peshawar and Haripur, NWFP for the following activities:
  • Foundry;
  • Forging;
  • Heat Treatment;
  • Surface Treatment; and
  • Tool and Die Shop.
NMC was also entrusted to implement the above centres.
SIDB + RNE
1994
4 NMC has been the official Consultant to Pakistan Tanners Association and provided advisory services on various issues such as support for SME tanneries, productivity improvement, environmental mitigation measures, project development, M&E, etc.. PTA
1994 - 2000
5 Undertook the implementation and Project Management Services for Material testing Facilities at Sialkot of Surgical Instruments Manufacturers Association, a Project for which techno-economic feasibility was also prepared by NMC. SIMA + RNE
 
1995
6 Prepared a feasibility study of Cutlery Institute of Pakistan, Wazirabad, and providing  Project Management Services to the institute EPB
1995
7 NMC has handled the project for establishing of the National Institute for Leather Technology (NILT) at Karachi, a Rs.73 million project being funded through the Export Development Fund and managed by Pakistan Tanners Association (PTA). Details of NMC’s input for this project are as under (1996-97):
  • Preparation of detailed Techno-Economic Study for the project which was submitted to the Government.
  • Follow-up/support activities required in connection with clearance of the project by the Government.
NMC has been subsequently appointed as Project Management Consultants to undertake construction of NILT on a turn-key basis on behalf of Pakistan Tanners Association (PTA). Physical implementation of the Project has been completed, and NMC's scope of work inter-alia includes the following:
  • Arranging construction of all buildings and other facilities for the Project.
  • Selection, procurement, installation and commissioning of all machinery and equipment required for the project.
  • Completing relevant formalities to meet requirements of various government agencies and utility/service companies.
  • Assistance in production of training material for the Institute and in selection and procurement of teaching aids.
  • Assistance in setting-up workshops/laboratories.
  • Assistance in affiliation of the Institute with local institutions for award of degrees, diplomas and certificates.
  • Assistance in establishing twinning arrangements between NILT and foreign institutes for continued supply of latest technological information to NILT.
Assistance to NILT in procurement of financial support from foreign donors under technical assistance programs.
EPB + PTA
1997
8 At the behest of Korangi Association of Trade and Industry (KATI), NMC has prepared an exhaustive study “Uplift Programme of Korangi Industrial Area (UPKIA)”. The study aims at improvement of overall setup of KIA, its layout for industrial units by categories, layout of civic amenities like water, sewerage system, gas, electricity, telephone etc., and their management structure. It also includes future plan for development, need assessment for both environmental control and civic  / service amenities management including Solid Waste Management, Occupational Health and Safety Programme (OHSP), Combined Effluent Treatment Plants (CEPTs), Re-treatment facilities in individual units, updation of infrastructure facilities, chemical recovery plants in individual units etc.  The study also includes the development of capital cost estimation and phasing of various components of the project (1996-97). KATI
1997
9 Provided Project Management services for establishing Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology, APIIT, Pakistan, a franchise arrangements from  Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology,  APIIT, Malaysia. The project has been conceived to address the critical shortage of IT personnel at all levels in Pakistan and regions around it.
NMC was commissioned as the Project Management Consultants to establish the above Institute. The scope of work included the development of solicitation document; selection of site’ rental / ownership arrangements;  construction / renovation of rental site’ selection of faculty for all disciplines;  arrangement of road shows; hiring of general staff for the project; selection and appointment of civil, electrical, mechanical and interior designing contractors; liaison with government agencies for basic amenities,  etc.
APIIT
1998
10 Provided Project Management services for establishing Institute of Banking, Finance and Management –(IBFAM)  an institute offering diploma courses, bachelors  and masters programme in banking, finance and management. The project had been conceived to address the critical shortage of quality personnel in the above mentioned fields in Pakistan and regions around it (1999).
NMC was also commissioned as the Project Management Consultants to establish the above Institute. The scope of work included the development of solicitation document; selection of site’ rental / ownership arrangements;  construction / renovation of rental site’ selection of faculty for all disciplines;  arrangement of road shows; hiring of general staff for the project; selection and appointment of civil, electrical, mechanical and interior designing contractors; etc.
NPET 1999
11 NMC has also established APTECH Education Centre in Karachi. The institute offers APTECH Certified Computer Professional course - (ACCP), BCS, diploma courses, in IT. The project had been conceived to address the critical shortage of quality personnel in the IT fields in Pakistan. APTECH
1999
12 NMC provided the project management services for establishing Pak - Holland Training Centre (PHTC), a project conceived during the implementation of Pak-Holland Metal Project, Government of NWFP SIDB + RNE
1999
13 Provided consultancy services in 1999 to Leasing Association of Pakistan (LAP) for the implementation of the Micro & Small Enterprise lease programme in N.W.F.P. and Punjab.  The programme is being sponsored by Swiss Agency for Development & Co-operation.  The project involves undertaking following activities:
  • Establishing a database of SMEs in N.W.F.P. and Punjab.
  • Conducting promotional seminars for the owners and operators of Micro & Small Enterprises.
  • Conducting sector studies in the SMEs sector.
  • Carrying out promotional campaigns in various districts to spread awareness regarding leasing and its benefits.
Conducting training workshops for the staff of leasing companies.
SDC + LAP
1999