King Fahad Medical City
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- Project dates
- Dec 2012 - 2015
- Contract type
- Construct only
- US$198 million (at 30 June 2013)
- Group Company
- Project details
Habtoor Leighton Group (HLG) has been awarded a healthcare project for the Ministry of Health at King Fahad Medical City in Saudi Arabia. The project is being delivered in joint venture with Al Latifia Trading and Contracting.
The project involves the construction of new medical centers on the current King Fahad Medical City campus to integrate with existing medical facilities, located in the centre of Riyadh.
HLG’s scope of works consists of the development of the following facilities:
- National Neurosciences Institute (11 storeys)
- Comprehensive Cancer Centre (11 storeys)
- Cardiac Centre (3 storeys)
- Laboratories and office building (7 storeys)
- Below ground car park (2 levels)
Additionally, the 234,000 square metre project includes the construction of a central services building spanning four levels, and a services tunnel approximately 320 metres in length. The facility also houses the first Proton Therapy Centre in the Gulf region, awarded to HLG under a separate contract.
The project marks the first development activity the site has seen since the 1990's, and in addition to 510 additional hospital beds, it will provide oncology, cardiology and other much-needed specialist services to the community.