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Doha Oasis Mixed Use Development is an iconic mixed use development projects located at the heart of Doha in the Msheireb District and covers a plot area of about 73,000 m2. Ammico’s scope involved installation of earth retention using contiguous piles and shotcrete, excavation and associated dewatering works and installation of foundation piles

Project Scope

Work DescriptionnitQuantity
Contiguous piles of 800 mm dia. @ 1400 mm c/c spacing m 340
Foundation piles of 800 mm dia. No. 742
Foundation piles of 1000 mm dia. No. 36
Shotcrete m2 5000
Excavation m3 912,150
Dewatering m2 73,000

This super skyscraper is located at Doha Corniche and is designed to have 101 floors with a height of 510 m. Furthermore, five levels of basement are to be constructed over a ground area of 18,000 m2.

Ammico’s scope comprised of design and installation of diaphragm wall and associated ground anchors for earth retention, excavation and dewatering to depths of up to 23 m and installation of 571 number foundation piles with diameters ranging from 1000 mm to 1500 mm.

Project Scope

Work DescriptionUnitQuantity
Diaphragm wall 800 mm m 550
Ground anchors ( 4 to 6 strands) No 1,200
Foundation piles of 1000 mm dia No 60
Foundation piles of 1200 mm dia No 172
Foundation piles of 1500 mm dia No  339
Excavation m3 1,264
Dewatering m2 18,000

 

The project is located in the Pearl, Qatar with a total plot area of 60,000m2. Development included four towers, each with one basement and forty storeys. Ammico’s scope comprised of installation of contiguous wall and CSM wall (with steel profiles as earth retention system followed by excavation from existing ground level to an average bulk excavation depth of approximately 7.0mand associated dewatering works in addition to installation of 364 nos. bored cast in-situ working piles with diameter of 1500mm.

Project Scope

Work DescriptionnitQuantity
Contiguous wall 800mm @ 850mm 12m deep m 880
CSM wall 640mm with beams as retaining wall m 127
CSM wall 640mm without beams as cut-off wall m 418
Working piles of 1500mm dia. Nos. 364
Excavation m3 340,000
Dewatering m2 60,000

Ammico has significant in-house resources to carry out large sized shoring, anchoring, piling, excavation and dewatering works. Ammico has utilized this strength to deliver a number of very large enabling works packages in surprisingly short periods of time thereby earning kudos from some of the biggest and most important clients.

As a leading foundation engineering contractor, Ammico is always evaluating alternate strategies and performing value engineering which may be beneficial to a particular project. Thus Ammico has developed the expertise to undertake the full range of geotechnical works so that it is able to adopt the strategy that may be best suited to any given site condition.

Ammico is committed to providing all types of Ground Improvement solutions including the following:

  1. Vibro Compaction (VC)
  2. Vibro Replacement -Stone columns (VR)
  3. Dynamic Compaction (DC)
  4. Dynamic Replacement (DR)
  5. Rapid Impact Compaction (RIC)
  6. Rigid Inclusions/Controlled Modulus Columns (RI/CMC)
  7. Deep Soil Mixing (DSM)

Ammico can provide an economical solution for any given soil type for which Ground Improvement is needed. The solution can address any or all of the following:

  1. Increase the Bearing Capacity
  2. Reduce the settlement
  3. Mitigate liquefaction potential

Ammico has decades of experience in installation of piles for marine structures and for bridges over rivers and canals. In year 2010 Ammico establsihed its full fledged Marine Divsion and has since executed a nuber of important marine projects involving construction of jetties, marine piling, sheet piling, dredging, shore protection and construction of breakwaters.

Ammico owns significant marine plant including jack up and spud bargers and tugs along with a number of impact and vibro hammers and RCD and hydraulic rotary rigs specially suited to marine piling,

The jetty constructed by Ammico at Mesaieed for Gas Sweetening Project (GSF Project) of Qatar Petroleum is a very significant marine project where the jetty was constructed as part of a live LNG faciltiy adjacent to an existing LNG loading trestle.

Ammico's background and experience in foundation engineering spans over more than four decades. During the past fifteen years Ammico has executed some of the most challenging foundation engineering projects in the GCC region involving installation of piles to depths exceeding 75m in extremely hard basalts and granites, has emerged as a leader in diaphragm wall installation works, has installed ground anchors for earth retention having lengths of up to 55m and proof loads in excess of 380 Tons (which are possibly the longest and highest capacity anchors installed anywhere for earth retention), and has developed significant expertise in various other disciplines in the field of foundation engineering.

Quality and safety underpin all that Ammico stands for and aspires to and it is these twin core values that drive and sustain our "Passion for Excellence".

Ammico is completely committed to providing a safe and healthy working and living environment for all its personnel and strives its utmost to deliver projects in line with the expectations of its clients with regards to quality, safety and the environment.

Safety Awards

Ammico employs over one thousand personnel from more than twenty countries and each member of our workforce is second to none in his respective field of activity.

We are constantly seeking competent, hard working and highly motivated individuals who can contribute to the organization. If you think you meet these traits and are intersted in applying for a position at Ammico, please e-mail your detailed CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Over the past years Ammico has executed works for some of the biggest names in oil & gas, heavy industries, real estate development, metro and infra-structure projects as direct clients or as subcontractors for major contracting companies. It is a source of great pride for Ammico that all the projects undertaken by Ammico have been completed to the entire satisfaction of each and every client. Working successfully with such world class clients attests to Ammico’s ability to deliver major projects in a timely manner while maintaining the highest levels of quality and safety.

Some of the major clients, project managers and consultants for whom we have worked are given below in alphabetical order.

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