New Al Sabah Hospital

New Al Sabah Hospital

Location of Project - City: 
Location of Project - Country: 

State of the art multi-disciplined hospital, which is part of Kuwait’s major upgrade of the public health care system. It is located on a site area of around 88,000 m² and has an overall built up area of about 265,000 m².

Project Type: 
Hospital / Health care
Size of Project (in m2): 
Kuwait Ministry of Health
Shapoorji Pallonji & Co. Ltd.
TRO Jung Brannen
Shapoorji Pallonji & Co. Ltd.
e.construct Services: 
Structural Design
Design Review
MEP Value Engineering
Value Engineering of Parking and Structure
Scope of Work: 
Value engineering of car park (circulation, entries, exits, and overall efficiency), structure (shoring, piling, columns spacing, slabs, vertical & horizontal elements), and MEP disciplines (HVAC, drainage, water supply, power, lighting, ELV).
Architectural Render
Special Feature: 

• Curve shaped tower on a site right on the sea shore. • High water table and challenging soil characteristics. • Extremely high humidity presented a special challenge for the treatment of the fresh air supply. • Large energy centre with all main services / utilities in one place.

Special Feature of e.construct Service: 
• Value engineered the piling & shoring out of the project (on a sandy site right at the beach). • Rationalised the sizing of the chilled water plant by suitable sizing and management of a thermal storage tank.