Riyadh, KSA

As part of their mission, Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest single hydrocarbon network, are striving to impact positively on the Kingdom’s economy, community, education and environment.
In this context, they have commissioned Laceco to design a gated community neighborhood at the north of Thuwal town close to the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology to accommodate the families of 448 soldiers and 52 officers from the Saudi National Guard.
The proposed compound includes, in addition to the 500 villas, social and economic facilities among which: a Grand Mosque, several local mosques, kindergartens, schools, recreation centers, outpatient clinics, retail and multi-purpose halls.

  Location: Riyadh, KSA
Client: Saudi Aramco
Address: P.O. Box 1449, Riyadh, 11431 KSA

  Total land surface area: 718,468 m2
Total built-up area: 218,765 m2
Total project cost: USD 400 million
Completion date: 2014

  Services provided: Master plan and all design phases of roads, infrastructure and landscape, conceptual design to final design (all trades) of 500 villas units and public buildings (schools, mosques, health facilities, police stations, civic centers).