Palmera was established in 2011 when the increasing demand of landscaping construction and maintenance was at its peak in Doha, Qatar. The company has rapidly grown in the Gulf market by providing top quality services in the industry.
Over the years, Palmera has gained customer confidence and has become one of the most trusted addresses in landscaping and the other services it provides.
Palmera is the Platinum Sponsor – Lanyard of Project Qatar 2017.
The following is an interview with Amer Mahasen, General Manager of Palmera Landscapes.
Q. What is your company’s main activities and services?
A. We offer a full range of turnkey landscaping services including landscape design, soft landscape, hard landscape, landscape lighting, irrigation system, water features, sports field and landscape maintenance.
Q. What are the development stages that your company went through?
A. Palmera Landscapes is a fully qualified and established contractor, being the fastest growing landscaping company in Qatar; we have completed major projects including The Banana Island and Sheraton Hotel.
Actually, Palmera was established when we noticed the increasing demand for landscaping construction and maintenance in Doha, Qatar. Since the company’s inception, Palmera has strived to be the best in the market. Gradually, our management utilized its experience to the maximum to maintain a significantly educated and technically qualified staff. Of course, this is complemented by our strategic operations team and their exceedingly organized and well-trained labor force.
Palmera is constantly improving and continuously innovating to gain the clients full trust and confidence. Even with our unbeatable top class services and quality we challenge ourselves to be greater every day so we can always maintain the level of satisfaction our customers have in the work we do.
Q. What makes you so good at what you do?
A. What makes us distinctive is our rapidness in completing our projects on hand. It is the matchless synergy of understanding we have among each other that enables us to finish the task quickly, successfully and in the given budget.
We believe landscape is a language we understand best. From the materials we use to the man labor assessment, we know how to perfect the job. Palmera knows what every individual project precisely needs to be an extraordinary success. The drive we have to turn any inspiration and dream into reality is how we express our belief.
Q. A success story was written since the inception of your company, what was your vision that led to achievements and success?
A. Our vision is to be recognized as the leading environmental innovator in the Middle Eastern region. We will strive to achieve and be accredited as the best landscaping service organization in our demographic.
We believe that we have the mission to transform what most would consider a fantasy into reality. To continue to provide only excellence in service and quality to exceed all expectations of all projects we undertake.
So, at Palmera we remain committed to a quality policy of development and adherence. As part of our ongoing strategy, we’ve create a Quality Management System in every area of business. Our consistency and persistency is a must in every project we undertake. Palmera is committed to creating and building a trustful and respectful relationship with all our clients so we can continuously grow.
Q. What is your thoughts on the GCC landscape industry?
A. Keeping an eye on the rest of the world, Qatar’s landscaping industry witnessed substantial growth both in terms of aesthetic and functional aspects of modern landscaping. It is more of a mixture of traditional elements fused together with modern minimalism and functionalism.
We will incessantly provide Qatar with the best of what we have to offer. Our goal is to become a major player in the future development of Qatar in this field. With this vision in mind, we aim to become listed as a top contractor of Hardscape, Softscape, irrigation and water feature works in the Gulf region.
Q. What major projects have you been involved with?
A. Our major projects include The Sheraton Hotel, Souk Wakif car park, The Banana Island Resort, Lakhwiya Sports Stadium and Mall of Qatar.
Q. What is your business motto?
A. Wherever we go, we grow
Q. What is Palmera’s position in the current market?
A. We have a very solid position in the market and as of this year we consider ourselves to be one of the main leaders and pioneers in the landscaping industry.