Construction has begun on the landmark J│ONE project in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, after contracts for the ambitious residential development were signed at a special ceremony.
Mohammed Abdul Latif Jameel, Abdul Latif Jameel Chairman and CEO (right), was joined by Rafic Kreidie, General Manager of Rafic Kreidie Engineers and Contractors, (left) for the signing ceremony at Hussein Jameel House in Jeddah at the end of July.
The 242-apartment J│ONE development in the Al Salamah area of north west Jeddah is Abdul Latif Jameel’s first residential project. It is set to be completed by 2018 and will be delivered through Abdul Latif Jameel Land, the business’s real estate development company.
Mohammed Abdul Latif Jameel said: “We are very pleased to be commencing construction on our first residential complex in Saudi Arabia, introducing new innovative architecture and design to the country’s residential market. This project is the first of many developments to come.”