Renovation of Al Marzouk Pearl Building

Country :
Client Name :
Kuwait Real Estate Company
Type :
Residential Development
Scope :
Project Management & Technical Support
Location :
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Completion Date :
Construction Value(US$) :

Project description:

Al Marzouk Pearl Complex was built in early 70. Located in prestigious location, right on the beach shore, it become an architectural icon.

Recently the neighbourhood began its transformation and vast development. Many of the older buildings were demolished making room for modern properties. Luckily Kuwait Real Estate Company (KREC) made the decision to renovate this unique property.

The building is a C shape combination of three blocks. It houses 128 apartments over nine floors, mainly duplex residential units and penthouses. The architectural design made by PAD10 modernized the building whilst keeping its ’70 roots. The expanded aluminium mesh was added to the façade, the positioning of the windows and balconies was improved to gain the best views of the bay.

Scope of works:

Projacs provided the Technical Services during the refurbishment:

  • General coordination among project participants and concerned parties
  • Establish, update and monitor Project Master Schedule
  • Monitor Contractors work progress and performance
  • Review all Contractors’ submittals in coordination with the Owner
  • Review and certify payment certificates, variation orders
  • Tenants coordination