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Civil engineer

Sabah Mohammed Amin Al-Rayes, Kuwaiti civil engineer.


Al-Rayes, Sabah Mohammed Amin was born on March 29, 1939 in Kuwait.


Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Indiana Institute Technology, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering, Indiana Institute Technology, 1984.


Civil engineer Ministry of Public Works, Kuwait, 1965-1968. Founder, senior partner, managing director Pan Arab Consultant Engineers, since 1968. Technical consultant Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kuwait Aid Program for Developing Countries, 1968-1973.

Chairman education committee Union of Arab Engineers, Cairo, 1967-1984. Vice-chairman Council on Tall buildings and urban Habitat, Lehigh University, Pennsylvania, since 1985. Chairman monograph committee for Rehabilitation of Damaged buildings from the Sick Building Syndrome.

Chairman World Building Competition Committee. Board directors Arab Life Insurance Company, Jordan.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Code of Ethics, Kuwait Society Engineers, 1968, Professional Code of Practice, 1970, Rules and Regulations of Architectural Competitions, 1971. Editor: Federation of Arab Engineers newsletter, 1980-1984, Traffic Safety Magazine/Society for Prevention of Road Accidents, since 1987.


Trustee College of Engineering, Kuwait University, 1977-1983. Chairman Traffic Safety Society, Kuwait, 1982-1993. Member Higher Traffic Council, Ministry of Interior-Kuwait, 1985-1990.

Fellow American Society Civil Engineers. Member National Society of Professional Engineers, Kuwait Society Engineers (executive secretary, board directors 1967-1973). Member Global Advancement Council, Lehigh University, American Arbitration Association, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Bahrain Society Engineers, American Society Plumbing Engineers, American Society Industrial Security.


  • Other Interests

    Collecting antiques and paintings, water sports, tennis, horseback riding.


Married Sabrieh Ali Abdul Raheem. Children: Kays, Haneen, Dina, Hamad.

Sabrieh Ali Abdul Raheem

Kays Al-Rayes

Haneen Al-Rayes

Dina Al-Rayes

Hamad Al-Rayes