Al Thumama Stadium by Fenwick Iribarren and Arab Engineering Bureau

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Structural engineer.- Schlaich Bergermann Partners, Thornton Tomasetti.
Services engineer.- JAIN consultants (Jain and Partners, Dubai).
Q22 Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy.
General Contractor
General contractor.- Al Jaber Engineering. Tekfen Construction.
Capacity.-  44.400.
Plot area.- 514,016m²
Gross Floor Area.- 114,927m²
Start.- 2015.
Term.- 2021.
Opening.- October 22, 2021.
(25°14′06″N 51°31′56″E). Doha, Qatar.

Ibrahim M. Jaidah Arab Engineering Bureau

Arab Engineering Bureau. Architecture firm based in Doha, founded in 1966. The firm is led by Ibrahim Jaidah since 1991. AEB had created, planned, executed and completed over 1500 projects for a broad range of client sectors, in a vast scope of services globally. AEB has grown to a company of over 600 staff.

Mark Fenwick, Javier Iribarren. Fenwick Iribarren Architects

Fenwick Iribarren Architects was founded in 1990 by Mark Fenwick and Javier Iribarren architects, 1990. Their most important works and their experience have led them to be recognized experts in the area of ​​sports construction and stadiums. In addition, Fenwick Iribarren has been responsible for the Fifth Tower as well as co-authors of Torre Espacio, Madrid.

In recent years, the studio has become one of the leading studios with experience in building stadiums, after building the new RCD Espanyol stadium, winner of the 2010 Stadium Business Award for the best stadium of the year and the Best First Division Stadium. Spanish Division 2013, in addition to being used as a centre for the UEFA KISS conferences.

Other relevant projects include the new Valencia stadium for 75,000 spectators; the blueprint for the Norwegian National Stadium; and the New National Stadium for Gibraltar and three stadiums for the Qatar 2022 World Cup, including the Qatar Foundation Stadium, which has a totally unique cooling system.

Fenwick Iribarren Architects has a multidisciplinary team structure, it is also one of the first expert architecture studios in the Commercial and Leisure markets. Among its most important projects in this area are the El Portet de Denia, Alegra, Diversia, Nassica Shopping Centers, and the expansion of Parquesur.



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