Standing splendid, the mosque at Kiptchak village is one of the biggest mosque in Central Asia. It is located approximately 25 kms away from Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. The main Mosque structure is an octagonal structure of 60 meters side having eight minarets, four of which are 85 meters high of the shape of a frustrum of conical pyramid with octagonal base upto 20 mtrs. The main Prayer hall is covered by a dome 51 meters in diameter. The dome is made up of pre-cast slab panels conforming to the curvature, joined by rib/ tie beams and supported by a special structural steel truss on to the ring beam. The hall can accommodate 5000 people. This huge structure has eight entrances in all including one main entrance and a "Parvis" area all around the peripheral building for free and easy movements.
Water basins with cascade all around the "Parvis" area filled with crystal clear water is a reminder of the purity of nature and its creator. Water bodies all around the mosque and at the base of each minaret impart picturesque view to the whole area. Pamposh has worked on this project as a Labour Contractor on Fixed Item Rate Basis.Allied structures to the Mosque
entes area - A column beam structure to accommodate 5000 people under the same roof for dining together on auspicious occasions.
Kitchen- "Cuisine" as it is called is well-equipped kitchen to cook food for 5000 people occasionally.
Memorial- A prototype model of the mosque to house the memorial for the "Veterans of the War".
Traffic round about- A subway tunnel 75 meters long with 200 meters long ramps on both sides in order to facilitate traffic on both sides and a diversion into the mosque area.
Car parking- 300mtr x 80mtr underground parking of capacity 300 vehicles with green area landscaping and fountains on top adding to the ambiance of the mosque and surrounding area.
VRD-The surrounding of the mosque area is well landscaped with cluster of fountains and water bodies, cascades and streams, the walk ways look like beautifully crafted network of granite.
The Toilet block- on the different floors of peripheral building toilet blocks are so designed that they are accessible only by the external stairs. Basement has been earmarked for ablution and Shoe storage.
A complete civil structural work involving 24,500 Cum of Concreting, 100,000 m2 of Formwork, 3100 tonne reinforcement Steel, 26500 m Scaffolding, 14000m2 Block Work and 22000 m2 Plaster has been executed by workforce of Pamposh under the supervision of principal contractor Bouygues Batiment, France. The building is spread over six levels, each floor of height 6.0 mtrs - 7.5 mtrs with total built up area of approximately 18,500 m2 and Central Atrium of height 20.40 meters up to ring beam, covered on top by a dome of diameter 32mtrs. One level basement floor houses the Administrative and Technical area. Pamposh has worked on this project as a Labour Contractor on Fixed Item Rate Basis.
We have successfully designed and supervised of all aspects of traditional building construction and religious building construction utilizing modern construction techniques. It is the result of our quality oriented construction work, that various international clients of high repute have invited us to embody their dreams into reality.