KFAS New Headquarters for Kuwait

Sponsors: Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences; UIA
Type: International, RfQ, two-stage
Language: English
Fee: none
Process: The jury will select not more than 10, but no less than 6 teams from the pre-qualification process
Competition management: [phase eins], Berlin, Germany
16 April 2018 – Deadline for Expressions of Interest
30 April 2018 – Selection of participants
2 December 2018 – Jury Meeting Stage two
Compensation – Total USD 530,000: USD 400,000 honoraria plus USD 130,000 prizes

The task of the competition is to design new headquarters and a convention center for KFAS, each building with an approximate net utilization area of 11,000 sqm, and to establish strong spatial connections and an open space. design through a master plan between the new buildings and adjacent science and technology functions that are currently in the area.
KFAS expects forward-looking, innovative and cost-efficient processes with the aim of achieving the highest sustainability standards in its new project. The new buildings should offer a flexible and modern working environment for its staff.
For more information on the competition, a list of jurors, and to submit qualifications, go to the site of the competition management: