Location Doha, Qatar
Services Building services (MEP) and structural engineering
Client Al Diyar Group
Architect Linear Interiors
Cundall was appointed to carry out an assessment of the fire and life safety provisions as part of a phased refurbishment of the Al Kuwari office building, Doha, Qatar. The building has a basement and eight floor with a total area of 11,300 m².
Cundall proposed modifications to the existing systems to bring in line with Qatar Civil Defence requirements. The appointment also included project management of the works including procurement and management of contractor.
Particular challenges and lessons learnt: Through this project the team gained a thorough understanding of the local authority approval process and the recent changes in requirements.
Cundall worked very close with the client and his representative to explain the procedure to obtain approvals. Cundall also provided the client with budget costs for the works.
Cundall was appointed by the Campus Development Department at American University of Sharjah (AUS) to develop three new buildings: the Campus Service Centre, the Wellness Centre and the Youth Centre, all of which are new buildings on separate sites within the campus.
A completely disconnected exclusive island resort development with a GFA of 71,000m2, comprising of 42 key Boutique Hotel, spa, 51 water villas, 31 land villas and associated service buildings.
Tiara United Towers is a development of two, 46-storey towers with the structural height of 193m, one housing 50,500m2 of office space and a 5-star 370 room hotel. The podium of the building will extend over six storeys and provide retail and public areas.
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