Works: Steel Fixing and Form work Carpentry Works
Typology: Structural Works
Site: Al Saad Sports Club
Client: Al Saad Sports Club - Qatar Olympic Committee
Contractor: AKTOR S.A.
Project Duration: Apr. 2013 - Sept. 2014
An Olympic multipurpose hall for handball, basketball, volley ball, badminton, rhythmic gymnastics and international ice rink sports, compliant with local and international federation standards.
The building has 1 basement and 4 floors above ground plus catwalk floors with a free height of 34m and free span opening of 105m. The building comprises 45,200 m3 concrete and 2,300 tons of steel structure at the roof level.
The main arena building is on a plot of approximately 16,000 m2 and consists of a fully integrated air conditioned main field of play courts for basketball, volleyball, handball, badminton and rhythmic gymnastics, with seating for 8,524 spectators, and with all relevant supporting facilities and spaces.
The facility includes two warm-up halls with retractable seating, separate player, spectator, press and VIP entrances, and dedicated external car parking.