The UAE's railway developer Etihad Rail is set to secure government funding and award contracts to build the second phase of its $11-billion national rail network, said its acting chief executive officer.
Saudi Basic Industries Corporation’s (Sabic) Lexan resin is being used by an Indian rail coach manufacturer to produce seating for Mumbai’s heavily-utilised railway system.
The resin is also being used by Brazil's Monte
As investment in rail projects accelerates throughout the region - with nearly $167-billion worth of active future rail or metro projects being planned and awaiting award in the Middle East - early action needs to be taken to ensure there is eff
A second causeway linking Bahrain with Saudi Arabia and providing a route for a regional railway network being built by the GCC states will cost about $5 billion, a Bahrain minister has said.
Details of the project for the causewa
King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) has signed a contract to develop the initial phase of a road that will connect the Haramain inner-city railway station with the Business Park at Bay La Sun district and KAEC residential communities.
Kuwait plans to establish public - private partnership (PPP) projects worth KD8 billion ($28.17 billion) under the new five-year development plan announced recently.
The Kuwait Development Plan (KDP) for 2015-2020 will also focus
The testing of the first line of the high-speed Haramain railway system in Saudi Arabia is set to start in six months, said a report.
It will take place on the line between Madinah and King Abdullah Economic Ci
Oman's national railway is likely to be powered by diesel engines, instead of an electric traction as proposed earlier, a report said.
The railway lines could be later converted into electric lines, added the report in the Tim
Saudi Arabia’s Shoura Council has urged the National Anti-Corruption Commission (Nazaha) to investigate the delay in the completion of the Haramain Railway project, which was scheduled for completion by 2012, said a report.
Thales, a global technology leader in the aerospace, transportation and defence & security markets, has partnered with the Egyptian Ministry of Transport to set up a rail transport academy.
This deal will support the de