|Project||KAFD Conference Centre|
|Client||Riyadh Investment Company|
|Contractor||Permastelisa-Gartner/Al Reyami Construction|
|DNEC role||Construction engineering and design of temporary structures|
The Conference center is the masterpiece of the KAFD development. Its steel roof with irregular geometry presented a significant construction challenge. Construction methodology and detailing of temporary supporting frame proposed by DNEC allowed independent erection of the structure nodes weighing up to 23 T prior to erection of members. Detailed sequential and de-propping procedure was analyzed, detailed and supervised.