Jaber Al Ahmad Olympic City (Jaber Al Ahmad International Stadium)
The stadium is an architectural master prince, regarding its engineering, design, and construction. The Ministry was honored to have his Royal Highness Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmad Al Sabah, Prince of Kuwait - (RIP), lay the stadium foundation stone, on Mar. 12, 2005. Project is located in Al-Ardiya area, between Al Nasr Sporting Club and Farwnya hospital - sixth ring road, 15 km south of center of Kuwait city. Total space of project is 400,000 m². Design is drawn from old Kuwaiti boom while using horse Saddle shape in ceiling design. As per all necessary requirements of international stadium design, it accommodates 60,000 spectators and consists of four levels plus parking lots for 6650 cars. Al-Kharafi for General Trading and Contracting as the contractor. Project is completed in Sept. 2007; taking three years. It was supervised by construction project sector\project engineering, Ministry of Public Works.