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HABIB University Foundation, Pakistan

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Habib University (HU) is the first of its kind research-based undergraduate liberal arts university in Pakistan. It is committed to the advancement of knowledge and to be a comprehensive teaching and research university.

SGW travelled to Karachi in 2012 to participate in stakeholder workshops over a two day period to advise the client and his design team on a fit for purpose security measures appropriate for a country where threat levels are currently categorized as ‘High’. SGW visited the construction site for the new campus under close protection armed guard to complete a site threat and risk assessment.

SGW were appointed by the principals of HABIB University Foundation to provide a review of an existing security design/plans which had been developed by the university appointed architect and electrical consultants.  The scope of SGW’s assignment included;

i) review and vetting of existing security design/ plans;

ii) recommend rationalization;

iii) suggest detailed specifications of equipment along with list of potential vendors.

The contract was completed successfully by SGW in 2012.