Othaim City Masterplan

CLIENT
Othaim Group
LOCATION
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
DATE
2012
CATEGORY
Master Planning, Mixed Use, Residential
SIZE
24,000 sqm

Al Othaim City is located in an industial area yet on main highways in Riyadh. Al Othaim employed Kieferle & Partner in JV with ZAS Architects to develop a masterplan for a mixed use development. Target was ultimately to obtain a planning permit for change of landuse from small single storey industrial units to the high and mid rise complex. It is the design approach which ultimately resulted in the change of landuse approval. High and mid rise componenst including the hotel and offices and residential towers along the main road locatedabove an outlet centre while stepping down towards the industrial zone and incorporating a warehouse complex into the mix. Components are: 11 Edge Residential Buildings 11 x 18,200 sq.m(average length 70m) G+12, Showrooms facing main road 75,000 sq.m Ground floor only, 4 Residential towers above showrooms 4 x 21,000 sq.m, G+20, Othaim HQ mixed use tower 68,000 sq.m, G+20, Mosque 600 sq.m, Ground floor only, 35 Villas 35 x 220 sq.m, G+1, Medical Center 1,300 sq.m, Ground floor only, Petrol station 600 sq.m (4200 sq.m site), Ground floor only, Warehousing and Industry area reserved 128,000 sq.m, Ground floor only.