Mina Tent Project Phase 1

Project Details
  • Client: Ministry of Public Works and Housing
  • Location: Mina / Makkah
  • Starting Date: January - 1998
  • Completion Date: March - 1998
  • Contract Value: SAR 66,921,912
  • Contract Value: USD 17,845,844
  • Scope of work: Architectural and Civil
Project Info

The project consists of the installation of 3,400 fire proof pilgrim tents with a total built up area of 260,000m2 within a period of 4 months. The project was successfully completed by employing a total of 2,400 direct manpower an 120 indirect personnel. Work details involved plot leveling, footings, installation of steel structure , roof membrane, dividing partitions and boundary fences.

Project Highlights :
The major challenge was to complete such a huge project with in a period of 4 months. The client explicitly required the completion of the project before the Hajj of 1998. Almabani met the challenge by ensuring prober logistics management and coordination with other contractors for electromechanical works. roads, firefighting system and portable water utilities.