Cushman & Wakefield, Riyadh – May 18, 2015: Cushman & Wakefield today announced it has been awarded the facilities management consultancy commission for the Kingdom Tower, Jeddah.

The + 1000 meter, 251 level Kingdom Tower, currently under construction, will be the tallest building in the world, significantly taller than the current holder of that title; Burj Khalifa, Dubai at 828 meters high, across 163 floors.

Cushman & Wakefield will carry out the commission in four phases;

Phase 1 – facilities management design review

Phase 2 – develop and implement the fit out manual/strategy

Phase 3 – develop operational FM delivery strategy.

Phase 4 – develop the FM scope of services, prequalification, tendering and evaluation of the potential FM service providers.

Richard Naylor, Chief Executive of Cushman & Wakefield in Saudi Arabia, says: “This win marks a key milestone for Cushman & Wakefield in Saudi Arabia and compliments the firm’s award as Middle East FM Consultancy of the year. I am very proud of the hard work and commitment of the whole team who have relentlessly pursued this commission for the past nine months in the face of stiff international competition. We are honored to be associated with such an iconic development and we look forward to working closely with the team at Jeddah Economic Company.”