The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations announces the Design-Build Award for the US Embassy in Doha
Washington, DC (STL.News) The U.S. Department of State published the following statement:
The State Department has awarded American International Contractors, Inc. (AICI) of Arlington, Virginia, the design-build contract for the new US Embassy in Doha, Qatar. Richärd Kennedy Architects from Phoenix, Arizona, is the design architect. The 12 acre campus will provide a sustainable and state-of-the-art platform for US diplomacy in Doha.
Since the Department’s capital security construction program began in 1999, the Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) has completed 168 new diplomatic facilities. OBO currently has more than 50 active projects around the world that are either planned or under construction.
OBO offers safe, functional and resilient facilities that represent the US government vis-à-vis the host country and support US diplomats in promoting US foreign policy goals abroad.
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