Union Railway, the main developer and operator of the national rail network in the UAE, issued to pre-qualified companies at the end of last month, tenders for the rolling stock of the railway in the Western Region.
Union Railway, the master developer and operator of the UAEs national railway, announced that it will tender civil engineering contracts in March.
Kuwait signed an US$8mn contract with Ernst and Young Company for the state-planned metro system.
The proposed rail line between Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah has received a vote of confidence with a new study coming out showing that there would be high demand for such a service, reported The National.
Bombardier Transportation has been awarded a US$241mn contract in Saudi Arabia for its next generation Innovia Monorail 300 fully automated transit system. The company has signed a contract with Saudi Arabian construction company, Saudi Oger Limited, for the supply, installation, operation and maintenance of a 3.6 km Bombardier Innovia Monorail 300 system for the King Abdullah Financial District, the new financial and business centre under development in Riyadh.