CTBUH Silver Member

Al-Jazera Consultants Intl.

About

Member Since: 2006

Member Offices: Beirut, Kuwait City

Al Jazera Consultants (JC) is a progressive Architectural and multidisciplinary engineering firm with 33 years of experience founded by Arch. Ahmad A. Al-Jihayem, in 1978. The main office at Sharq has 260 well-qualified personnel.

The firm’s practice is diversified with an emphasis on the planning and design of complex projects. Their typical projects include headquarters, commercial, retail, mixed use developments, housing, parcellization & roads, educational, health, religious and industrial complexes.

Through a team approach, JC is committed to the process of defining and resolving potential problems, before seeking solutions. They effectively respond to client’s needs, through a balanced consideration, of four major design factors: Form, Function, Economy and Time.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Civil Engineering; Engineering, Other; Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing; Structural Engineering; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2006

Member Offices

  • Beirut

  • Kuwait City

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Al Hamra Tower

412.6 m / 1,354 ft

2

Al Tijaria Tower

218.2 m / 716 ft

3

Al Dhow Tower

137 m / 449 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

12 Years

Most Common Function*

Office, 3 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 2 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

 
 

*Based on 3 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.