Waqood Tower

Waqood Tower is a twenty one floor tower with four basements and covers a plot area of 3,500 m2. Ammico’s scope involved installation of diaphragm wall and associated ground anchors for earth retention system followed by excavation from existing ground level to a depth of 16 m, dewatering works and installation of foundation piles for the tower.

 The challenge on the project was to complete the four basement enabling works over a very small plot area of 3,500 m2 surrounded by adjacent buildings. The work was completed within the very tight stipulated period of four months.

Project Scope

Work DescriptionUnitQuantity
Diaphragm wall 800 mm m 238
Ground anchors No  170
Foundation piles of 900 mm dia. No 185
Foundation piles of 1200 mm dia. No 79
Excavation m3 225,000
Dewatering m2 3,500 
  • CLIENT Qatar Fuel - Waqood
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  • Year 2008
  • Plot Area 3,500 m2