KLA – Kamphans Landscape Architecture

Living Gardens – Realistic Dreams

Founded over 30 years ago, KLA is a leader in landscape architecture and design services in the Middle East. KLA works in a variety of settings, striving for longterm success. Celebrate beauty and let us realize the landscape of your dreams.

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July 2017

Jeddah North Corniche Development - 80% completion

Construction works at the Corniche project are progressing in time.

Saudi Gazette Report

September 2016

WLA - World Landscape Architects

The latest edition of WLA webzine is featuring the prestigious "Jeddah North Corniche & Faisal Bin Fahd Street Development" in Jeddah, KSA.

WLA - World Landscape Architecture

May 2016

Jeddah North Corniche Development

Our Jeddah Waterfront Development, one of The Middle East's largest recreational projects, is featured in the May 2016 issue of the reputable 'Landscape Middle East' Magazine:

Landscape ME - View PDF

January 2016

Latest projects

  • KACST - King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology in Riyadh - KLA is commissoned for all landscape consultancy services.
  • KAMC - King Abdullah Medical City - KLA is commissioned to prepare the landscape design for a 1 Million sqm Medical City in Bahrain.

January 2016

Current vacancies

We offer immediate positions for trainees and architects in the field of:

  • Landscape architecture and
  • Urban open spaces

You will have sound understanding of design requirements, fluent English and work experience in
AutoCAD (2D).

The positions are initially limited to 3 to 6 months.

Please send your CV and short work samples as pdf by Email to service@kamphans.com.
Emails to be limited to 5 MB only.

July 2015

November 2012

Jeddah Corniche Development

KLA Landscape Architects designed the Middle East's largest single phase recreational project. It is the first of its kind in Saudi Arabia. The development of a unique and outstanding Logo, Branding and Signage was prepared by www.kamphans-graphics.com which is part of the KLA team. The chosen Logo is based on the outlines of the Corniche shape.

Download PDF – Arab News 24-11-2012 

September 2012

Jeddah Corniche Opening

Download PDF – Arab News-Opening 2012

September 2012

Jeddah Corniche New-look of 1. Area

Download PDF – Arab News-NCP1

July 2011

1000 Tipps by 100 Architects

November 2007

Conference in Khartoum/ Sudan

During the allocution of the "Golden Jubilee", 1957-2007, Department of Architecture of the University of Khartoum, Dietmar Kamphans presented a paper with the title "Green Vision for the urban region of Khartoum".

View PDF - Khartoum Garden City 

August 2006

Deutscher Unternehmer in Saudi Arabien

View PDF - Made in Germany, DW-TV

Dezember 2007

KLA - German Landscape Architect in Saudi Arabia

View PDF - Gulf Economy, AHK Riad, KSA

April 2006

Architekt ohne Grenzen

Veroeffentlichung von Dietmar Kamphans im Deutschen Architektenblatt 4/2006,
Deutsche Architekten im Ausland, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate

May 2007

German Architects Abroad

Publication about German architects in www.magazine-deutschland.de
Presentation of the 14 km Corniche auf Yanbu, a 550 Ha waterfront development designed by Dietmar Kamphans.