Sief Palace Restoration

Survey, Architectural / Engineering Design and Construction Supervision
Services

Survey, Architectural / Engineering Design and Construction Supervision

Client

Messrs M.A.Kharafi / Gulf Engineering on behalf of the Ministry of Public Works

Cost

KD 5.0 million

Data

Built up area : 10,000m2

Status

Completed 1996

Associate

None

After the partial destruction of the Sief Palace during the Iraqi invasion, Gulf Consult carried out the design and supervision work for the restoration and renovation of the damaged historical buildings, including the totally burnt out Ceremonial Hall with its famous Clock Tower.

In addition to undertaking damage assessment, structural repair and restoration work of the Ceremonial Hall and its associated buildings, Gulf Consult undertook the complete redesign of the mechanical and electrical systems for all restored buildings, together with the design of new central plant and water storage facilities.