What we do, we know, and we do well.
Delivering Sustainable Cities to Support Social and Economic Growth in Africa.
Paramount Cities’ Facilities Management business model is unique, and provides world leading maintenance, engineering, technical, procurement, support, cleaning & ancillary services, in dedicated partnerships, directly aligned to the business objectives of its clients. Paramount Cities service delivery is geared for retail, residential, commercial and institutional markets. Our City Facilities Management Services include:
Paramount Cities’ Development Management is all about creating self-sustaining institutions that liberate societies from low-level deprivation traps by increasing productivity, freedom, and cooperative interdependence. Our Development Management gives you the practical tools to drive such transformations forward by enabling you to understand why some societies have succeeded and others have failed. Paramount Cities’ Development Management include the following services:
Paramount Cities offers a range of multi-disciplined services to help clients manage their capital programs. Serving as an extension of our client’s staff, our program managers provide expertise in handling a wide variety of projects, from capital planning through occupancy. Using a comprehensive construction management approach, we integrate the different facets of the construction process—planning, design, procurement, construction and activation—and provide technical and management expertise for each project. Whether it’s a multi-million-dollar campus expansion program or a small facilities improvement project, our team provides the personalized attention of a small local consulting firm with the extensive resources of a large regional company. Our Program Management Services include:
Our Financial advisors provide a wide range of services, and there are both generalists and specialists in the field. Because of this, lumping all financial advisors together is like suggesting that an anesthesiologist and dermatologist perform the same work because they’re both doctors. Here are some examples of services that our financial advisor offer:
Our aim is to build capacity of city leadership and employees through training. Each training program is fully customized to meet the city’s needs. We work with the city to design a program that is relevant to its organizational issues. We understand the city’s needs and challenges and train city leadership and employees on the key skills and knowledge that we know will make a difference. Each of our programs is interactive, participatory and includes readiness and reinforcement activities. For city managers, we have tailored a training program specifically for them with the aim of helping the managers become more effective. Our tailored programs include:
Our Smart City Solutions puts data and digital technology to work with the goal of improving the quality of life in the city. These smart applications are relevant for today and future cities:
The key to any city’s success is its leadership and staff. There are many ways in which our training can help to grow and develop leadership and staff which in turn will grow and develop the city. Our tailored programs include:
Buildings have extensive direct and indirect impacts on the environment. During their construction, occupancy, renovation, repurposing, and demolition, buildings use energy, water, and raw materials, generate waste, and emit potentially harmful atmospheric emissions. These facts have prompted the creation of green building standards, certifications, and rating systems aimed at mitigating the impact of buildings on the natural environment through sustainable design. From the 1990’s the push toward sustainable design increased with the launch of Building Research Establishment's Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM), followed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) who also developed and released criteria aimed at improving the environmental performance of buildings through its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system for new construction, existing buildings and entire neighborhoods. Their major purpose of these is to improve public health, safety and general welfare by enhancing the design and construction of buildings through the use of building concepts having a reduced negative impact or positive environmental impact and encouraging sustainable construction practices in the following categories: .