German company Bauer was awarded the foundation work for the Kingdom Tower. Bauer will start working on the contract which is valued at 25,000,000 euro in December and work is estimated to last 10 months.
Bauer will build 270 bored piles of 1.5 – 1.8 meter in diameter and the depth of the foundation will be 110 meters. Two BG28 and two BG40 piling rigs will be employed during the work. You can further read about it on Bauer’s official site.
On the official press release from Bauer it is mentioned that the tower will have 1,001 meters. However, we speculate that the height provided in the article might not be the final one.