GE Advanced Technology & Research Centre

GE Advanced Technology & Research Centre

Location: Doha, Qatar

Client: Qatar Foundation

Completion Date: 2010

Burns & McDonnell is completing comprehensive A/E design and construction support services for the new state-of-the-art world-class 144,350-square-foot Advanced Technology & Research Centre in Doha, Qatar.

The facility consists of a 135-space parking garage, a high bay for hands-on training for the world's highest thrust jet engines, training labs, training rooms, conference rooms, private and open office space, a 150-student lecture hall with SMART seating, a distance learning lab, cafeteria and interactive learning center. This facility will provide a technically advanced technology and learning center supporting several business functions including aviation, energy, global research, oil and gas, plastics, and water technologies. The center is intended to showcase the client’s broad technology experience focusing on the technical training for customers of the client’s businesses in the Middle East, Africa, Europe and Asia.

The intention of the Qatar Science and Technology Park is an internationally recognized hub for research and commercialization. It provides world-class infrastructure and services to world-leading business and higher education tenant organizations involved in the development and application of technology. It delivers support programs that foster startup technology companies and technology advancements.

  • Comprehensive A/E design and construction support