Ali Al Salem Airbase

Ali Al Salem Airbase

Ali Al Salem Airbase

Location

Kuwait

Developer

Ministry of Defense

Project

Ali Al Salem Airbase

Contractor

Al Kharafi Construction Co.

Sub-Contractor

Al Fakhama Co.

Introduction

The project scope includes the expansion of the airbase, restoration of structures damaged by the Gulf War, as well as the construction of a 300-foot microwave tower and Helicopter Hangar.

 

Unique Attributes of Project

 

USG ME used its unique and innovative building products and solutions in this project, among these solutions were:



  • Aluminum Metal Ceiling
  • Sonata tiles
  • Halcyon tiles
  • Standard gypsum boards,
  • Moisture Resistant boards

 

Challenge

 

The time-frame set for the completion of the project was very tight.

In 2018, expansion on the base begun by the Kuwaiti Air Force to include a new asphalt/concrete runway and extensive new hangar facilities to support the future delivery of Eurofighters intended to replace their existing complement of F-18C fighter jets.

 

 

USG ME'S INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR A SPECIAL PROJECT!

 

 

USG ME team started working in full capacity in this project to meet the due time. According to the project progress, the completion of base expansion is scheduled in the second half of 2020, with the delivery of the 28 Eurofighters in late 2020.