September 6, 2016
The Societe des Transports de Tunis (STT), the public mass transit authority of Tunisia, has announced plans to build a new light rail transit (LRT) line to connect the city of El-Mourouj in Ben Arous governorate with the Campus Universitaire de la Manouba.
September 5, 2016
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai has successfully completed the trial of the 'Al Raqeeb' system and witnessed remarkable drop of up to 88 per cent in the number of cases of bus driver exhaustion and fatigue.
August 17, 2016
Logistics company ALE has delivered 1,470 concrete pedestal, girder, bridging and segment structures weighing between 30 and 100 tonnes for the construction of Phase I of the Doha Metro system.
August 11, 2016
The Road and Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai has invited bids for the feasibility study to extend Phase I of the city's tram line to the Mall of the Emirates (Phase II) and 2nd December Street (Phase III).
August 3, 2016
Logistics company ALE has delivered two of the six train sets to Saudi Railway Company that it ordered from Spain based Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles (CAF) for use on the North South Line.
July 28, 2016
Africa based-APIX, the agency for investment promotion and public works in Senegal, has awarded a EUR225-million contract to Engie and Thales to design and construct the new Dakar Regional Express Train project.
July 22, 2016
FCC, through its industrial division, has secured a EUR300-million contract to implement the electromechanical (E&M) installation works including lighting, ventilation and fire and air conditioning systems for Lines 5 and 6 of the Riyadh Metro in Saudi Arabia.
July 18, 2016
Concord Corporation, a subsidiary of Hollysys Automation Technologies, has secured a USD62.3-million contract from Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) to provide electrical installation services for Doha Metro Phase I in Qatar.
July 11, 2016
Germany-based lift manufacturer Thyssenkrupp has secured a contract for the design, manufacture, supply, installation and maintenance of 641 elevators and escalators for Lines 1 and 2 of the Riyadh Metro in Saudi Arabia.
June 29, 2016
The Expolink consortium has secured a AED10.6-billion contract to build Route 2020, which involves the extension of the Dubai Metro Red Line by 14.5 km (11.8 km elevated and 3.2 km underground) from the Nakheel Harbour and Tower to the Expo 2020 site.