Pearl-Qatar to build two extra mosques.
The Pearl-Qatar master developer United Development Company (UDC) has completed all studies and assessments for the construction of two additional mosques.
Each mosque, with an overall area of 1,080m 2 , is expected to accommodate for up to 300 worshipers, UDC said.
The scope of work covers electro-mechanical services and associated external schemes, including paved walkways and the main sanctuary, in conformity with standards and specifications set by the Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs.
Technical submissions related to the design and construction are currently being reviewed by the UDC Tenders Committee.
The winning bidders will be announced by mid-June.
UDC is also working on the expansion of the Grand Mosque at the island's entrance, which will raise raise its capacity from 1,200 worshippers to 3,000 once completed.
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