Based on the resolution issued by the Sharjah Executive Council to
organize the contracting business activities in the Emirate of Sharjah, the
Contactors Evaluation and Classification committee held its first meeting in
Sharjah to discuss a number of issues and the goals set by the committee to
achieve in line with the Emirate’s vision to push forward the wheels of
progress and development.
The meeting was chaired by HE Thabit Al Turaifi Director General of
Sharjah City Municipality and the committee's chairman, and all members of the committee.
HE Thabit Al-Turaifi said that the meeting reflects the committee
keenness to achieve the Emirate’s goals, particularly in the light of the great
development witnessed by the emirate of Sharjah under the wise leadership and guidance
of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al-Qasimi, Member of the Supreme
Council and Ruler of Sharjah.
He added that the Emirate has become an ideal destination for
investors and an attractive hub for businesses because of the many facilities
provided to them.
In the beginning of the meeting, The Committee extended its
gratitude to HH Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al-Qasimi, Crown Prince
and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and the Chairman of Sharjah
Executive Council, for his support guidance and trust bestowed on the committee
The Committee discussed the council’s decision and all issues
related to the engineering works such as engineering amendments, requirements,
decisions and actions taken to organize these works.
During the meeting, Sharjah Municipality briefed the committee on
the role and responsibilities of its Contractors and Consultants Classification
Section, and its services, especially the electronic services, such as the online
tests and the star-rating application.
Eng. Fawzia Rashid Al-Qadi, Director of the Municipality of Khorfakkan, was
selected as Vice President of the committee. A Technical sub-Committee was also
set up and headed by Eng Khalifa bin Hedda Al Suwaidi, Assistant
General Director of Sharjah Municipality for the Engineering and Building
Sector. A number of new applications submitted to the Municipalities of the
Emirate were reviewed during the meeting.