Gulf Cement Company to deploy end-to-end SAP
Fujitsu Consulting to provide industry sector expertise on SAP roll out
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 5,000 Tons Per Day cement 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.
Rajiv Chopra, Director Sales & Marketing Fujitsu Consulting added: "It is a privilege to be chosen as the implementation partner for providing this end-to-end SAP solution. This is a landmark win for Fujitsu Consulting in the Cement vertical. Our alignment with SAP as our strategic partners combined with our expertise in cement vertical have helped us close this strategic deal. Continuing our customized, innovation led strategy we will deliver significant value not only in streamlining their expansion plans but also help them achieve global standards. We are confident that our thorough understanding of client's requirements coupled with reach and flexibility of our solutions will strengthen confidence in business intelligence and ensure significant benefits in their business model."