The Grand Mall project is being carried out in three packages. The local Riyadh Geo-Technic has carried out the piling contract and a tender is due to be issued imminently for the electro-mechanical and finishings package. The consultant is the local Omrania & Associates Architecture Engineering & Consultants; the client is the local Khalid Saud al-Shubaily for Real Estate Investment.

The mall is the centrepiece of a proposed 7 million-square-metre beachfront development planned at Al-Khobar by Shubaily. Other elements of the development include the construction of residential towers and recreational facilities.