Saudi Tower Gets Green Light

5 July 2010 (Last Updated July 5th, 2010 18:30)

Developer Damac Properties has begun work on a 42-storey Al-Jawharah project in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Drake and Scull International Centre for Contracting has been awarded the main contract, worth 450m riyals, which will see teams mobilise on site within weeks, according to arabnews.com.

Developer Damac Properties has begun work on a 42-storey Al-Jawharah project in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Drake and Scull International Centre for Contracting has been awarded the main contract, worth 450m riyals, which will see teams mobilise on site within weeks, according to arabnews.com.

After the completion of enabling works on site, construction is expected to take 28 months to complete