King Abdullah Financial District (KAFD) Master Plan
King Abdullah Financial District (KAFD) is one of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s most ambitious projects – a 160 ha (1.6 km2) site being developed as the new financial heart of the Kingdom. It will be the global centre of commerce and finance to comparable to those in London, New York and Hong Kong. Located in northern Riyadh, the project consists of 149 buildings offering more than 1.2 million square metres of mixed-use leasable space, 40,000 parking spaces and more than 2,000 residential and hotel units. Vortex Fire was involved in preparing a site-wide fire strategy for the development.