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Projects based in Saudi Arabia

Wadi Hanifa WetlandsWadi Hanifa Wetlands
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Arabian Peninsula)
Planner: Moriyama & Teshima Planners Limited / Buro Happold in joint venture
Completed: 2004-2007 ongoing
Site size: 120 km stretch
AKAA 2010 Cycle
Wadi Hanifa Wetlands Project Brief

Tuwaiq PalaceTuwaiq Palace
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: OHO Joint Venture, Atelier Frei Otto, Buro Happold, Omrania
Completed: 1985
Site size: 75'000 m²
AKAA 1998 Cycle
Tuwaiq Palace Project Brief

Great MosqueGreat Mosque
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: Rasem Badran
Completed: 1992
Site size: 16'800 m²
AKAA 1995 Cycle
Great Mosque Project Brief

Al-Kindi PlazaAl-Kindi Plaza
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: Beeah Group Consultants / Ali Shuaibi and Abdul-Rahman Hussaini
Completed: 1986
Site size: 26'000 m²
AKAA 1989 Cycle
Al-Kindi Plaza Project Brief

Corniche MosqueCorniche Mosque
Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: Abdel Wahed El-Wakil
Completed: 1986
Site size: 1'200 m²
AKAA 1989 Cycle
Corniche Mosque Project Brief

Hayy Assafarat LandscapingHayy Assafarat Landscaping
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: Bödeker-Wagenfeld & Partner Abroad
Completed: 1986
Site size: 2'050'000 m²
AKAA 1989 Cycle
Hayy Assafarat Landscaping Project Brief

Ministry of Foreign AffairsMinistry of Foreign Affairs
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: Henning Larsen
Completed: 1984
Site size: 83'000 m²
AKAA 1989 Cycle
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Project Brief

Hajj TerminalHajj Terminal
Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill / Fazlur Rahman Khan
Completed: 1981
Site size: 450'000 m²
AKAA 1983 Cycle
Hajj Terminal Project Brief

Intercontinental Hotel & Conference CentreIntercontinental Hotel & Conference Centre
Location: Makkah, Saudi Arabia (Arabian Peninsula)
Architect: Rolf Gutbrod & Frei Otto
Completed: 1974
AKAA 1980 Cycle
Intercontinental Hotel & Conference Centre Project Brief