Wadi Hanifah Restoration Project

The scope and complexity of this extensive project required the services of an experienced civil engineering company. Almashrik, leaders in their field, were able to complete the project, to the satisfaction of the client and, within the set parameters of budget and time. The company’s commitment to the highest safety standards ensured only a few minor injuries being reported. Almashrik is proud to be associated with the health, recreational and safety benefits this project has brought to the various communities.

WHY IT MATTERS!

The Wadi Hanifa watershed system is an oasis in the heart of the Arabian Peninsula. The water, land and resources of this system are relied upon to provide sustenance to the communities living along its length. The Wadi Hanifah Restoration Project saw Almashrik prove their worth as civil engineers by supplying the necessary infrastructure to restore flood performance and water quality to the complete Wadi Bed. The project has resulted in a safer, healthier and more sustainable ‘living Wadi.’

 

UNIQUE FEATURES OF THIS PROJECT:

  • Upgrading and Renovations of the Wadi River System
  • Biological Treatment of Surface Water
  • Monitoring of Water Quality and Flow
  • Improvement of the Wadi road network so as to to better accommodate local access needs
  • Landscaping & Hardscaping to re-establish the natural Wadi Bed vegetation
  • Piping Infrastructure
  • Civil, Structural and Electromechanical Works

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WHAT'S AMAZING!

  • 665 km in length
  • 74 Million m² Cleaned Wadi Bed
  • 288,000 m³ Dumping removed
  • 38 Million m² Re-profiling (Cut & Fill)
  • 6 Side Wadis
  • 3 km Pedestrian Promenade
  • 12 km Recreational Trails
  • 26 km Wadi Roads
  • 1 130 Parking Spaces
  • 340,000 m³ Stone & Gravel Work
  • 20,000 m² Planting Cells
  • 2 000 Palm Trees Planted
  • 8 000 Shade Trees Planted
  • 12 000 Shrubs Planted
  • The Construction of a Bio-remediation Facility Consisting of 134 Bio-Remediation Cells, a Maintenance Building and Associated Electro-Mechanical Features
  • 11 Monitoring & Hydro-geological Boreholes
  • 34,000 m Water & Sewerage Piping and Associated Valves & Manholes
  • 57,000 m Electrical & Communications Cabling with Associated Hand-holes

PROJECT DETAILS

Client: Arriyadh Development Authority
Location: Riyadh
Gross Construction Area: 665 km
Year Completed: March 2009
Value: SAR 0000
Architect: The Architect

CONCOLUSION

From highways to landscaping, from piping infrastructure to structural and electromechanical works; Almashrik has proven their capacity to deliver, on time and according to budget. The company continues to uphold their reputation as the preferred contractor, providing both health and safety benefits to the Kingdom and its people.

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