The growing Indian economy has demanded a conducive environment for its continuity and sustenance, which in turn initiated the need for the creation of world-class infrastructure for India and as a result the construction industry has gained the focused attention. Presently construction industry is the second largest sector of the country, after the agriculture.
Construction Project Management a subset of Project Engineering, plays an important role in successful completion of projects.
With over three decades of experience in Construction Project Management Consulting (CPMC), A.N. Prakash Construction Project Management Consultants Pvt. Ltd (ANPCPMC) is amongst the leading companies in India, offering innovative Construction Project Management Services to construction projects. ANPCPMC has always been contributing to improved performance, efficiency and profitability to a wide spectrum of projects. Being the pioneers in the field, the company always looks-out for cutting-edge concepts and technologies that add value to projects.
The professional and ethical standards created by the company are what makes it one of-its-kind-brand. With a motto to deliver excellence, its services include mapping client requirements, effective planning, vendor management, quality control, auditing, bill checking, certification, safety, etc. With constant and unified efforts, today, ANPCPMC is a team of more than 140 qualified, dedicated, and motivated personnel.
ANPCPMC has vast work experience in construction project management across a wide spectrum of projects such as Industrial Structures, Multi-storeyed commercial and residential buildings, Luxury Hotels and resorts, Pharma Plants, Hospitals, Malls, University Campuses, Educational Institutions, both in India and overseas.
Over the years, by the dint of hard work ANPCPMC has been recognised for its achievements. It has received many awards, to name a few: the Award of Excellence for contribution to the corporate world by the University of Engineering and Management (UEM) Jaipur and Kolkata. APJ Abdul Kalam Award “Viswakarma” for excellence in construction management instituted by International School of Business Research.
Meet the Dynamic Persona
A N Prakash is the founder and Managing Director of ANPCPMC. In 1986, he started as an individual and later converted ANPCPMC into a well-known player in the consulting space in India and overseas. Mr.Prakash has been felicitated by various professional bodies and institutions such as: Indian Concrete Institute, Association of Consulting Civil Engineers (India), Ultratech Cement, Brigade Group, Civil Aid Technologies Pvt. Ltd., etc.
Mr.Prakash’s technical papers have been published in national and international journals.
Passionately interested in continuing education for the engineering professionals, Mr. Prakash founded the School for Construction Management Excellence (S-CME) in 2011 for fresh engineering graduates and practicing construction professionals.
Strategies Adopted to Overcome the Initial Struggle
“The professional journey has been very exciting and a learning experience in meeting our clients’ expectations”, says A N Prakash.
Standing tall with the principles of pro-activeness at every stage of project life cycle with the growing customer demands was definitely not an easy task.
The strategies that the company adopted to overcome the initial struggle include:
- Any business is weak without professional integrity.
- SUPER-VISION and not SUPERVISION over every single process.
- Value-add at every phase of project life-cycle.
Astounding Services of ANPCPMC
In its broad perception, the project management may be viewed as the art and science of mobilizing and managing the people, materials, equipment and money to complete the project on time within budgeted costs and meeting the specified technical performance standards. ANPCPMC provides diversified construction project management services to a wide clientele in the built environment sector of the construction industry. Its knowledge management approach improves the performance of the construction methods selection activity resulting in:
– Foreseeing and identifying risks and the appropriate mitigation actions.
– Seamless division of work packages to ensure coordinated project execution.
– Comprehensive contracts with little left for escalation or claims.
– Identifying the best suited consultants /contractors.
– Creating a practical project plan to optimize sequential and parallel activities to minimize execution time.
– Sequencing plan to provide work fronts for all agencies and avoiding idle time and claims thereon.
– Refining approaches to reduce rework and ensure coordinated working of agencies.
– Timely suggestions for cost control, including managing change order costs.
– Providing alternatives to resolve site problems.
– Coordinating the testing under simulated conditions including load tests.
– Individual and integrated testing to ensure working of all systems in coordination.
– Ensuring closure of snag lists.
A Distinctive Company
Embracing its ethical practices, ANPCPMC focuses on delivering quality work and fair treatment to all stakeholders. Its abilities to build harmonious relationships and leveraging accumulated knowledge enhances work efficiency. Its in-house Senior Managers expertly handles important functions of project life cycle. The company consistently strives to innovate, train, share knowledge, and audit internally to attain long-term associations with its clients. Maintaining transparency in its policies and operations sets ANPCPMC apart of its competitors.
With expertise in the projects that the company handles, it aims to participate and win at least one national award. The company is striving hard to get featured in the Op-ed (opinion editorial) of one internationally recognized construction industry related publication in the near future. Taking on newer challenges and embracing every opportunity through its competence and confidence, it is on a mission to acquire at least two global customers in the EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa)/ MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region.