Sports Facility at King Abdulaziz University

Project Information

Client: King Abdulaziz University
Location: Jeddah
Starting Date: April - 2012
Completion Date: November - 2016
Contract Value: SAR 197,205,696
Contract Value: USD 52,588,184
Scope of work: Architectural, Civil, Electrical and Mechanical
Project Manger: Mohannad Chehab

Project Brief

The project consists of 3 buildings:

  • Phase 1 A, with a total built up area of 12,829 sq m, (basement, ground and first floor) comprising a gymnasium hall to be used as a basketball court, volleyball court or any other athletic activities with bleachers all around the court.
  • Phase 1 B, with a total built up area of 12,733 sq m, (basement, ground and first floor) comprising an Olympic swimming pool with a diving tower, with bleachers all around the pool.
  • Phase 2, with a total built up area of 20,265 sq m, (basement, ground and first floor) comprising an ice hockey arena, a multi-purpose athletic hall, 16 bowling lanes, 4 squash courts, martial sports hall, billiard hall, ping pong, sauna, massage and Jacuzzi.

All 3 buildings comprise complementary facilities such as administrative offices, showers, toilets and lockers.