Barwa Real Estate Group, the leading real estate investment company in Qatar, announced the award of the construction of the project of the Expansion of Al-Khor Sports Facilities to the Contractor "Al Bader Construction and Steel Works W.L.L" for a value of QAR 105,000,000, with the implementation of this project to be completed within a period of 18 months.
The project is an extension of the project of Al-Khor Recreation Facilities for workers which is located in the Industrial Area of Al-Khor City. It will be constructed on a plot area of 69,757 sq. m and a hypermarket with an area measuring 8,000 sq. m, in addition to a multipurpose hall measuring 300 sq. m. The infrastructure work includes the construction of an electricity substation, internal roads and all services required from water, electricity, sewage, irrigation, communications, surveillance cameras, internal roads, parking lots, pump rooms with tanks for water, fire and gas.
The project of Al-Khor Recreation Facilities for workers aims to raise the standard of living of the workforce in Qatar by providing them with integrated recreation and sports facilities. The recreational facilities of the project are used on several occasions by several government agencies and private companies. In addition, Barwa cooperated with the Ministry of Interior in order to create an annual program to cover all national and sporting events. The number of visitors who visited the project exceeded 500,000 during 2016.