March 24, 2017
Lebanon-based Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC) has secured a USD700-million contract from Qatar Rail Company (Qatar Rail) for the completion of construction work of Msheireb and Education city stations of Doha Metro.
March 23, 2017
The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Nigeria has awarded a three-year, USD1.79-billion management contract to China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) for the light-rail transit (LRT) system Phase II in Abuja.
March 20, 2017
Qatar Rail has awarded UAE-based L&T Electrical & Automation the USD76.4-million contract to supply, operate and maintain a building automation and control system (BACS) for 37 stations of the Doha Metro.
March 14, 2017
Thales has secured a contract from the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) and Alstom (lead player in the Expolink consortium) to provide communications-based train control (CBTC) signalling system for the existing 52.1-km Red Line and the upcoming 15 km Red Line extension, which is expected to commence operations in 2020.
March 7, 2017
Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail) has awarded Arab Engineering Bureau and Astad Project Management a contract to provide design and consultancy services for transit-oriented development (TOD) projects for the Doha Metro.
February 27, 2017
China Yuchai International Limited (China Yuchai) has secured a contract to supply 321 Xiamen Kinglong diesel buses to Saudi Arabia Public Transport Company (SAPTCO) for service in Mecca.
January 20, 2017
Alstom has delivered the first Train à Grande Vitesse (TGV) train for the Casablanca-Tangier high-speed rail (HSR) under a EUR400 million contract secured from the Moroccan rail operator ONCF in 2010.
January 19, 2017
Spain-based Idom Consulting Engineering Architecture has secured a USD2.43-million contract for the upcoming light rail system in Bahrain from the Transport and Telecommunications Ministry.