Al Faisaliah Center

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Height: Occupied
195 m / 640 ft
Height: To Tip
266.9 m / 876 ft
Height: Architectural
266.9 m / 876 ft
Al Faisaliah Center Outline
Floors Above Ground


Official Name Al Faisaliah Center
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Saudi Arabia
City Riyadh
Street Address & Map King Fahad Road
Building Function office / hotel
Structural Material steel/concrete
Construction Start 1997
Completion 2000
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Global Ranking #341 Tallest in the World
Regional Ranking #63 Tallest in Middle East
National Ranking #6 Tallest in Saudi Arabia
City Ranking #3 Tallest in Riyadh

Companies Involved

Owner King Faisal Foundation
Design Foster + Partners
Structural Engineer
• (not specified) BuroHappold; Eversendai Engineering Qatar
MEP Engineer
Design BuroHappold Engineering
Project Manager Turner International LLC
Main Contractor Saudi Bin Laden Group
Other Consultant
• Civil BuroHappold Engineering
• Fire BuroHappold Engineering
• Quantity Surveyor BuroHappold Engineering
• Vertical Transportation Lerch Bates Europe
Material Supplier
• Cladding POHL Group
• Elevator Mitsubishi Elevator and Escalator


Facilitating the World’s Tallest Buildings: Nicholas Billotti
12 Nov 2015 – Nicholas E. Billotti, Turner International

Interview: Nicholas Billotti
12 Nov 2015 – Chairman, Turner International LLC

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