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Jotun Paints, one of the leading producers and suppliers of paints and coatings, announced that it has secured a massive contract to paint the major part of ‘King Abdullah Financial District’ (KAFD), currently under construction in Riyadh.
The high profile undertaking, which will involve paint work on 850,000 sqm of the financial centre, is part of manufacturer’s aggressive growth strategy in the region.
Envisioned as part of the Kingdom’s overall economic diversification program, KAFD is being built by Hill International, with Omrania & Associates and Gensler & Associates acting as the project consultants, and will have a total built-up area of 1.6mn sqm. With aims to protect the structure from the elements and natural wear and tear, Jotun recommended its ’Fenomastic’ range for the structure’s interiors and ‘Jotashield’ for the exteriors, with solvent-free ‘Jotafloor’coatings to be used for the floors.