Doha Convention Centre and Tower
26 Apr 2009
Category: Mixed Use
Project Type: Mega Projects
From: Q1 2008 Actual To: Q1 2011 Actual
The project calls for construction of Doha Convention Centre and Tower (DCCT). DCCT is located in West Bay Are, Doha. DCCT will include a 105-storey tower that comprises a hotel, serviced apartments, and retail outlets. IT will also comprise a 100,000 square metre convention centre and a car parking facilities.
The joint venture of the Besix & Midmac Contracting Co. W.L.L. was awarded the second phase of the Doha Convention Centre.
Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company was postponed construction of a tower. Construction work on the tower is expected to be in 2011.
Murphy Jahn is the architect consultant for the convention centre; Hyder Consulting Middle East Limited and Arup are design consultants. Turner International is the project manager. A joint venture between Besix and Midmac Contracting Co. W.L.L. was awarded the main construction contract for convention centre in February 2009. The convention centre is expected to be completed in 2012.
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