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Riyadh Metro project on track, 54pc work completed

May 13, 2017

Work is progressing as per schedule on The Riyadh Metro development with 54 per cent of the project already completed said a Arab News report citing a senior official. An ambitious Saudi transport inf... View more

DIFC signs deal with Mumbai metro authority

April 29, 2017

Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) a leading international financial hub in the Middle East Africa (MEA) and South Asia region has signed an agreement with Mumbai Metropolitan Region Developm... View more

Doha Metro ‘among fastest driverless trains’

April 23, 2017

The Doha Metro with capabilities to reach speeds of 100 km per hour will be one of the fastest driverless trains in the world and the fastest in the region a report said. In total 75 trains consisting... View more

L&T seals major Doha Metro deal

March 16, 2017

Leading Indian engineering and construction firm Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said its automation unit has won a major order worth QR278 million ( 76.2 million) from Qatar Rail Company for Phase One of Doha ... View more

L&T seals major Doha Metro deal

March 16, 2017

Leading Indian engineering and construction firm Larsen & Toubro (L&T) said its automation unit has won a major order worth QR278 million ( 76.2 million) from Qatar Rail Company for Phase One of Doha ... View more

Thales wins Dubai Metro red line upgrade contract

March 13, 2017

Thales a global technology leader for the Aerospace Transport Defence and Security markets a global technology leader has won the contract to upgrade Dubai Metro s Red Line one of the world s longest ... View more

Thales wins Dubai Metro red line upgrade contract

March 13, 2017

Thales a global technology leader for the Aerospace Transport Defence and Security markets a global technology leader has won the contract to upgrade Dubai Metro s Red Line one of the world s longest ... View more

Alstom hands over first trainset for Riyadh Metro

March 6, 2017

Alstom a French multinational company operating in the worldwide rail transport markets has handed over the first of the 69 metro trainsets to Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) for operation in lin... View more

Alstom delivers first metro trainset to Riyadh

March 6, 2017

Alstom as a part of Fast consortium has handed over to Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) the first of the 69 metro trainsets that will circulate on Lines 4 5 and 6 of Riyadh Metro. The production o... View more

Kone wins big Riyadh Metro project supply contract

March 6, 2017

Kone a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry has won a major order to supply 418 elevators and escalators for the Line 3 of Riyadh Metro project in Saudi Arabia. The Line 3 is the longe... View more

Kone wins big Riyadh Metro project supply contract

March 6, 2017

Kone a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry has won a major order to supply 418 elevators and escalators for the Line 3 of Riyadh Metro project in Saudi Arabia. The Line 3 is the longe... View more

Qatar Metro to feature world-class technology

February 12, 2017

DB Engineering and Consultancy a provider of sophisticated mobility and transport solutions is equipping the Qatar metro project with world-class technology and tailor-made transport solutions a repor... View more

Qatar Metro to feature world-class technology

February 12, 2017

DB Engineering and Consultancy a provider of sophisticated mobility and transport solutions is equipping the Qatar metro project with world-class technology and tailor-made transport solutions a repor... View more

Parsons JV in key Riyadh Metro safety milestone

February 1, 2017

A joint venture led by Parsons a leader in engineering construction technical and management services has achieved a major safety milestone at the Riyadh Metro project site in Saudi Arabia by completi... View more

Salini completes Riyadh metro excavation work

January 24, 2017

Salini Impregilo an Italian specialist in the construction and civil engineering business said it has completed the tunnel excavation work along Line 3 of Riyadh Metro project. Also known as the Orang... View more

Hyundai offers soft financing for Cairo metro line

January 4, 2017

South Korean Hyundai Rotem has entered into an soft financing agreement with the Egyptian Transport Ministry for the development of the Cairo Metro network said a report. Part of the Hyundai Motor Gro... View more

New colour scheme for Dubai metro feeder buses

January 3, 2017

Dubai s Road and Transport Authority (RTA) have unveiled a new colour scheme for the Dubai Metro Feeder Buses emulating the shape of the metro carriages. The step aims to ease the mobility of commuter... View more

Doha Metro plans 70pc project completion by year-end

January 2, 2017

Qatar Rail is all set to enter the complex phase of track installation for its ambitious Doha Metro system and aims to complete about 70 per cent of the project by the end of 2017 said a report. Build... View more

Jordan starts feasibility study for metro project

December 31, 2016

Jordanian authorities have launched a feasibility study with a Chinese engineering company for the development of an underground railway system in capital Amman said a report. The study will determine... View more

Dubai adds 6 new gates to Business Bay metro station

December 25, 2016

Dubai s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) said its Rail Agency has added six fare collection gates to the Business Bay Metro Station thus raising the number of entry gates at the station from 4 to 1... View more

Kuwait completes key studies on $3.3bn metro project

December 22, 2016

Kuwait has completed the initial studies on its ambitious metro project which is estimated to cost KD1 billion ( 3.3 billion) according to a report. Work on the project which is likely to see strong p... View more

Doha metro enters fast track, 60pc work completed

December 21, 2016

Qatar Rail has made significant progress in the construction of the Doha Metro project with nearly 60 per cent of the total works on the four lines being completed following the recent successful tunn... View more

FCC consortium wins top award for Riyadh metro work

December 20, 2016

A consortium led by Spanish construction giant FCC has been named the Global Tunnelling Team of the Year at the New Civil Engineer Tunnelling Awards 2016 in London UK for its work on the yellow green ... View more

ACTS wins Riyadh metro project work

December 12, 2016

Advanced Construction Technology Services (ACTS) a consulting organisation in the field of construction materials and geotechnical engineering has been awarded a contract to carry out testing and anal... View more

Hochtief ViCon completes Doha Metro work

November 17, 2016

Hochtief ViCon a leading provider of services in the field of virtual construction said it has delivered key and building information modelings (BIM) services for all three metro lines - Green Red and... View more

Qatar Railways Co - Doha Metro Network

March 16, 2015

Name of Client : Qatar Railways Company Estimated Budget : ( US) 37 000 000 000 Facility Type : Railway Sector : Infrastructure Status : Construction Location : Doha Project Start : Q1-2010 End Date :... View more

Hi-Force expertise in Dubai Metro project

October 26, 2009

AMIDST the hype and fanfare associated with the launch of the Metro one company that silently played its small but significant part in history in making is Hi-Force. In May 2005 the DURL (Dubai Urban ... View more

Metro to spur business for Al Sondos

May 31, 2006

THE Al Sondos Suites by Le Méridien will have direct access to Dubai Metro s Central Station according to a hotel release. Slated to be the region s first light rail project Dubai Metro s two proposed... View more

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