Saudi construction has grown with Haramain Rail and Riyadh Metro

Saudi construction has grown with Haramain Rail and Riyadh Metro

The past three months have been an exciting period for construction companies in Saudi Arabia. The 450km Haramain High-Speed Rail has been inaugurated by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al...
Makkah to Medina in 90 minutes: Saudi king launches new Haramain rail service

Makkah to Medina in 90 minutes: Saudi king launches new Haramain rail service

The Saudi king inaugurated a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Makkah and Medina on Tuesday. King Salman bin Abdulaziz declared, in a ceremony held in the Saudi city of Jeddah, that the...
Second O&M contract awarded for Saudi's $23bn Riyadh Metro

Second O&M contract awarded for Saudi’s $23bn Riyadh Metro

An operations and maintenance (O&M) contract has been awarded for Lines 3-6 of Saudi Arabia’s $23bn (SAR86.3bn) Riyadh Metro to the Flow Consortium, comprising Alstom, Ansaldo, and Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane. The news coincides with Arriyadh Development Authority’s...
Riyadh Emir Prince Faisal Bin Bandar inspects the new coaches for the bus network project on Monday. (SPA)

Riyadh emir says metro project nearing completion

About 75 percent of the Riyadh metro project has been completed, Riyadh Emir Prince Faisal Bin Bandar said after chairing the Arriyadh Development Authority meeting on Monday. The meeting approved awarding contracts for several projects...
A soft opening of the six-line, $35 billion Riyadh Metro project is due to start next year.

A soft opening of the six-line, $35 billion Riyadh Metro project is due to...

A consortium of European construction and transport firms has landed a deal to operate and maintain four of the six lines on Riyadh's new metro system. The FLOW consortium, comprising Italian rail infrastructure contractor Ferrovie dello Stato...
FLOW Consortium wins the Operation and Maintenance Contract for lines 3, 4, 5 & 6 of Riyadh Metro

FLOW Consortium wins the Operation and Maintenance Contract for lines 3, 4, 5 &...

18 September 2018 – Alstom, as a Member of FLOW Consortium with Ansaldo STS and Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane, has received a Letter of Award (LoA) from Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) to provide operation and maintenance services...
Bombardier Innovia 300 monorail for Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah Financial District.

KSA in line for multibillion-dollar infrastructure dividend

LONDON: Saudi Arabia stands to collect an “infrastructure dividend” worth billions as it pushes ahead with its diversification drive, powered by a localization program involving partnerships between KSA enterprises and overseas firms to ensure...
Saudi Readymix Supplies 1,000,000 m3 to Riyadh Metro Project

Saudi Readymix Supplies 1,000,000 m3 to Riyadh Metro Project

Saudi Readymix has successfully supplied almost one million cubic meters of ready-mixed concrete to Lines 1 & 2 of the Riyadh Metro project. Concrete was delivered to the King Abdullah Financial District (KAFD) main station,...
Bahrain

Bahrain to launch international bid for metro project

Bahrain plans to issue an international tender for its first metro project in the fourth quarter of 2019, seeking private partners to finance a scheme that may cost as much as $2 billion, a transport ministry official...
Emirates

Emirates to add a fourth daily flight to Riyadh

Emirates will boost its services to Riyadh with the addition of a fourth daily flight to the Saudi capital from 1 September 2018. The addition of the fourth daily service will take the total...