The late Mr. Said Khoury, Co-founder of CCC and founder of BDF has pledged to reha­bil­i­tate and beau­ti­fy Manger Square. Objec­tives and Ratio­nale Manger Square is the icon­ic cen­ter of Beth­le­hem, and the hub of var­i­ous reli­gious activ­i­ties and fes­ti­vals cel­e­brat­ing the birth of Jesus Christ. As well as nation­al and social cel­e­bra­tions. Plan­ning and \beau­ti­fi­ca­tion of Manger Square aims at reclaim­ing the func­tion­al­i­ty of the square as an open space and its sta­tus as an urban land­mark free of vehic­u­lar traf­fic. It will help in pro­long­ing tourist stay in Beth­le­hem, job cre­ation and the over­all qual­i­ty of life. Project Phase‑1 KNT Con­struc­tion Com­pa­ny exe­cut­ed works at the three munic­i­pal build­ings sur­round­ing Manger Square. At the old munic­i­pal­i­ty build­ing the roof water dis­tri­b­u­tion sys­tem was rearranged for opti­mal use and min­i­mal load. The six­ty year old water­proof­ing was replaced, the front facade win­dows were enlarged while all oth­er win­dows were replaced and all the out­side stone facades were cleaned and repoint­ed. At the new munic­i­pal­i­ty build­ing all facades were cleaned by water jet­ting and sand blast­ing and the roof was cleaned up. Sim­i­lar­ly, the Peace Cen­ter facades were cleaned by water jet­ting and sand plas­ter­ing. The roof was cleaned and the main façade doors and win­dows repaired and repaint­ed. Project Phase‑2 Works were exe­cut­ed by Al-Maher Gen­er­al Con­tract­ing Com­pa­ny and includ­ed: The Square Improvements:

The Square improve­ments includ­ed var­i­ous land­scap­ing inter­ven­tions includ­ing patch­ing of dam­aged tiles, clean­ing of stone ele­ments, adding new sig­nage to shops and installing two dig­i­tal screens. The main entrance to the Munic­i­pal­i­ty was changed by replac­ing the exist­ing short wall with a planter, adding flag poles, fix­ing street tiling and drainage and stream­lin­ing traf­fic with fixed bol­lards and move­able planters and cre­at­ing a new park­ing for the May­or away from the entrance Afteem’s Road is an essen­tial exit of the square, the sur­face was tiled and the road had no drainage sys­tem, our inter­ven­tion includ­ed asphalt with a rough tex­ture to avoid a slip­pery sur­face, adding a drainage sys­tem to the road, and adding a new stair case for pedestrians.

Hussam & Suhair Abu Issa Mother & Child Community Center, Doha

Hus­sam & Suhair Abu Issa Moth­er & Child Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­ter, Doha In Feb­ru­ary 2018 Mr. Hus­sam Abu Issa gen­er­ous­ly donat­ed to the Doha Munic­i­pal­i­ty to build a com­mu­ni­ty cen­ter to serve 15,000 res­i­dents. Due to iden­ti­fied lack of facil­i­ties sup­port­ing women… 

Solid Waste Management

Sol­id Waste Man­age­ment (SWM) was a chal­leng­ing issue fac­ing Beth­le­hem Gov­er­norate. It con­tributed to many pol­lu­tion prob­lems in spite of  grad­ual improve­ment. There are some seri­ous short­falls in SWM in which are poten­tial­ly caus­ing a sig­nif­i­cant impact on the… 

Manger Square Beautification

The late Mr. Said Khoury, Co-founder of CCC and founder of BDF has pledged to reha­bil­i­tate and beau­ti­fy Manger Square. Objec­tives and Ratio­nale Manger Square is the icon­ic cen­ter of Beth­le­hem, and the hub of var­i­ous reli­gious activ­i­ties and fes­ti­vals cel­e­brat­ing the… 

Muallem Said Khoury Sports Complex

On May 2016, Beth­le­hem Devel­op­ment Foun­da­tion, Beit Sahour Munic­i­pal­i­ty, and the Arab Ortho­dox Soci­ety cel­e­brat­ed the open­ing of Muallem Said Khoury Sports Com­plex in Beit Sahour. The project was fund­ed by the Khoury fam­i­ly in mem­o­ry of the late Muallem Said Khoury.… 

Al Doha 5X5 Mini Soccer Field

The play­ground in Doha was com­plet­ed in coop­er­a­tion with Al-Doha Munic­i­pal­i­ty and exe­cut­ed by Al-Mada’en Con­tract­ing Com­pa­ny. The event atten­dees includ­ed Chair­man of Board of Direc­tors of BDF Mr. Ziad Al-Ban­dak, Man­ag­ing Director/CEO Mr. Mazen Karam, May­or of Al-Doha… 

Beit Sahour 7X7 Mini Soccer Field

Reha­bil­i­ta­tion works last­ed for three months and were car­ried out by Gen­er­al Com­pa­ny for Trad­ing and Con­tract­ing. The reha­bil­i­ta­tion works includ­ed build­ing a retain­ing wall around the play­ground and pro­vid­ing full light­ing sys­tem for use at night. About Us About… 

Community Sport and Children’s Playground Beit Jala

Salam (Peace) Park, was estab­lished on 4 dunums of land that were obtained by the Beit Jala Munic­i­pal­i­ty. There are sev­er­al recre­ation­al areas in the Gar­den, includ­ing a children’s play­ground, a bird sanc­tu­ary, and a park. It accom­mo­dates hun­dreds of vis­i­tors who come…