Gulf Cement Company installs SAP solution

Gulf Cement Company installs SAP solution
Published: 03 November 2010

Gulf Cement Company, based in Qatar, has announced it has selected Fujitsu Consulting for a company-wide SAP deployment.

The cement company, a subsidiary of the Alkhalij holding group, will roll out an end-to-end SAP solution to manage finance, production, distribution and human resources. The company will also look to integration of the system with various business functions related to the cement, business, including time card management, Truck Yard management, weight bridges and DCS integration for online information.
Fujitsu Consulting was chosen for the deployment because of its expertise in the cement vertical, Gulf Cement said, and Fujitsu will provide both best practice for cement solutions, and strategic guidance on future growth for the company. Fujitsu will also help develop a business intelligence dashboard, to provide business analytics to the company.

Eng Tamer Amin, Alkhalij IT director, said: "With our state of the art 5000tpd plant, we at Alkhalij holding are aiming at seamless automation and more importantly best global business practices to run the cement plant. We have chosen Fujitsu Consulting for this project based on their rich international experience and proven expertise in their cement vertical. Fujitsu Consulting has dedicated their solutions in the cement vertical with allied verticals like transportation and human resource management which gave us a one stop solution for our needs.