Project overview

King Abdulaziz International Airport

Key facts

Project Name: King Abdulaziz International Airport
Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Date: 2017
Size: 21,527,821sqft / 2,000,000m2
Scope: Full interior design and procurement services for the FF&E and OS&E.
Client: GACA (General Authority of Civil Aviation, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)
Procurement value: FF&E Supply and Fit-out $480,000,000



Procurement and fit-out and furnishing materials such as floor tiles, granite, suspended ceilings, specialist wall systems, architectural metalwork and lighting for 2,000,000 square metres of terminal and support buildings. Areen also managed all major subcontract packages for installation of the finishing and features  

  • At 135m high the world’s tallest Air Traffic Control Tower.
  • 3.6km length of travellators 
  • 200 elevators 
  • 94 passenger boarding bridges
  • 60km of baggage handling system
  • The PTB measures 1km x 1.3km
  • Procurement and Installation of all loose/fixed items such as check-in desks, gate seating, airport lounges and administration furniture.
  • A 4x4x4m custom LED light sculpture
  • 300,000 light fittings
  • 900,000 litre Aquarium with a 380mm thick acrylic wall