19 Jun 2019
ASTAD IS READY FOR THEME PARK DEVELOPMENTS IN QATAR

ASTAD HAS SIGNED AN MOU WITH THE GLOBAL LEADER AT THE FOREFRONT OF THEME PARK PROJECT MANAGEMENT.

Doha, Qatar, x October 2017: ASTAD announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the global leader at the forefront of theme park project management, Cumming.

Cumming has been using its steadfast commitment for over 20 years to support theme park owners and their development projects around the world. Their portfolio comprises the most successful projects in this specialized sector worth tens of billions of dollars including the likes of Disney and Universal Studios.

ASTAD’s keen interest and dedication towards the management of world-class theme parks comes at a time when there is a growing market need for the development of tourism infrastructure in Qatar in line with the Qatar National Tourism Sector Strategy 2030 which aims to ensure that tourism plays its designated role in shaping Qatar’s economic and social future.

The agreement which was signed in New York on Thursday 26 October 2017 lays the foundation for the development of world-class themed entertainment projects in Qatar and promotes joint strategic objectives aimed at exploring markets and directing efforts towards viable projects.

This MoU is one of several ASTAD has signed in recent months to support their growing capabilities and international expansion.

ASTAD has managed and delivered some of Qatar’s most complex building and infrastructure projects in various sectors including education, culture, healthcare, hospitality, sports, commercial, residential and transport, and its fully prepared in line with the national vision to build recreational areas and provide engineering consulting services in the field of entertainment, bringing together all the necessary components required to build communities.

Cumming is an international project and cost management firm with 26 offices in the USA and five international offices. Cumming provides solutions to ensure that projects in the fields of themed entertainment and hospitality including theme parks, aqua parks and zoos + aquariums are executed on time and within budget. Cumming provides a solutions-oriented suite of services that specifically addresses its clients’ unique challenges, thus enabling them to achieve extraordinary results. For more information, please visit www.ccorpusa.com.