Michael Schonewald

Michael Schonewald is our exclusively recommended Quantity Surveying Services expert in Oman on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Michael directly using the contact details listed above.

Michael has over 25 years experience in Project Management, Operational and Integrity Management for both upstream and downstream E&P companies. Experienced in EOR High Integrity, harsh environment, offshore and new technology (eg FLNG) projects.

Michael has worked in numerous locations around the world including United Kingdom, Europe, United States, Russia and Middle and Far East. Acted as contract manager for a wide range high technically complex contacts, including national security, and managing international and multi cultural teams. Relocated to Oman in 2006.

Firm Overview:

Ops Excellence formed in 2001 as a UK Company supporting clients such as: BP, SIEP, Shell Global Solution International, Sakhalin Energy Investment Company, SPDC, PDO, AGIP KCO etc.

In 2004 we relocated to the Sultanate of Oman with headquarters in Muscat and we became 100% fully registered Omani Company in 2006.

Ops Excellence LLC provide systems and support in the following areas:

  • Project Management
  • Cost Management and Quantity Surveying.
  • Construction Advisory Services

The working agreement with KLM Partnership, a UK based Practice of Chartered Surveyors developed in 2006, in response to growing globalisation and the increasing demands of our clients.

The Practice can trace its roots back to 1890 and prides itself on its dedication to customer care and leading edge service provision.

Ops Excellence LLC now operate in Oman, GCC states, Europe, Japan, Indonesia and Australia.

Ali Khamis Al Alawi

Ali Khamis Al Alawi is our exclusively recommended Arbitration expert in Oman on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Ali Khamis directly using the contact details listed above.

Al Alawi & Co is a full service law firm with a variety of clients including major multinational and national corporations, private businesses, government agencies and individuals. In meeting the diverse goals and expectations of our broad client base, we provide creative, timely and practical legal solutions in an effective manner. Our aim is to offer consistently high quality advice and understanding of the commercial environment in which our clients operate. We offer in-depth local knowledge and a uniquely global perspective.

Our Law Firm has more than great physical reach. We are an enterprise of outstanding capabilities, keen intellects, unyielding integrity and an extraordinary desire to understand and serve clients. We are not just commercially-minded; we are entrepreneurial and results-minded. Our approach is to get deep inside our clients’ businesses and the industries they work in. It’s this depth that gives us an extra edge in tailoring the most effective solutions. The scope of our practice is broad. Our domestic and international clients range from privately owned to publicly listed companies.

However, Al Alawi is not just a law firm; it also takes pride in partnering with its clients in relation to their business opportunities, challenges and obstacles. In doing so, we provide creative, timely and practical solutions specifically tailored to meet its clients’ requirements and deadlines.