Works: Structural Works and Carpentry
Typology: Structural Works
Site: Energy City, Lusail
Client: Lusail Development
Contractor: ZUBLIN international Qatar LLC
Project Duration: Sept. 2015 - On Going
Energy City Qatar (ECQ) is the first ever integrated energy hub in the GCC and MENA regions. The purpose of ECQ is to enhance the Gulf region’s ability to capture critical revenue streams from hydrocarbons and act as a nucleus for the core elements of Middle East ever growing oil and gas industry. ECQ is located midway between the Dafna business/residential district and the Lusail development district on the east coast of Qatar, approximately 20 km. north of Doha International Airport. The site is connected to the wider Lusail development via the Al Khor expressway.
ECQ was launched in March 2006 with an estimated project value of US$2.6 billion. It is divided into 2 phases. The first phase, ECQ 1 will house corporate offices and other business related infrastructure whilst the second phase, ECQ 2 will provide residential facilities to corporate members utilizing the ECQ1 facilities. ECQ 2 however, has been sold to a private entity.
ECQ 1 will consist 92 corporate buildings, able to house approximately 20,000 people. The land plot extends to a total area approximately 721,584 sq m and the site topography is generally flat.