• Alstom wins $848m Riyadh Metro network contract

    OPERATION, MAINTENANCE SERVICES
    Alstom, as a part of Flow consortium, has been awarded a contract worth more than €730 million ($848 million) by Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) to provide operation and maintenance services for lines 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the Riyadh Metro network.

  • Saudi AC market set for 3.1pc growth by 2024


    Saudi Arabia's air conditioner market is poised for solid growth over the next six years registering a CAGR of 3.1 per cent during the 2018-24 period, mainly due to its climate, high per capita income as well as population boom, said a report.

  • Buses for new Riyadh transport network unveiled


    Saudi Arabia’s Arriyadh Development Authority has unveiled the buses that will form the bus network of the Riyadh Public Transport Network.

  • Centra Hub to unveil innovative products at FM Expo


    Centra Hub, a provider of real estate and facilities management (FM) solutions, said it will be showcasing its cloud-based products at the FM Expo 2018, the region’s largest event for the FM industry, which opens in Dubai next week.

  • Oman Gas project makes it to Bentley Awards list


    Bentley Systems, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, has announced Oman Gas Company as one of the finalists for its Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards programme.

  • Aldar Properties wins award for Emiratisation


    Aldar Properties said it had won a prize at the Emirates Emiratisation Awards in the small company's category. The Abu Dhabi developer said 30 per cent of its overall workforce is Emiratis and of this nearly half are women.

  • Egyptian architect Archiform set for big EU expansion


    Cairo-based architectural and interior design firm Archiform Consultants plans to drive new growth in its European business with the opening of offices in London and a joint venture with Stibich Hospitality Solutions (SHS) in Düsseldorf.

  • Eagle Hills launches sale of Sharjah beachfront tower


    Eagle Hills Sharjah, a joint venture between Shurooq and top UAE developer Eagle Hills, has announced the sale of residential units within its Cyan Beach Residence development at Maryam Island, a premier waterfront project in the emirate.

  • Designs Group, Warwick enter Saudi hotels deal

    1,000 ROOMS PLANNED
    Designs Group, a key provider of integrated hotel solutions besides construction and management services, said it signed a deal with Warwick Hotels & Resorts for the management of its new properties featuring 1,000 rooms in Saudi Arabia.

  • HyperloopTT outlines first set of core safety guidelines


    Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) has joined hands with top certification company TÜV SÜD and key insurance services provider Munich Re to create the first set of Hyperloop core safety requirements and certification guidelines.

  • Work on $4bn Bahrain-Saudi causeway to begin in 2021

    GCC RAIL NETWORK, CARGO TRAINS
    Work on the $4-billion King Hamad Causeway, connecting Bahrain to Saudi Arabia, is set to kick off by mid-2021 and will be completed in three years. The strategic project also includes a GCC rail line, cargo trains and vehicle lane.

  • Red Sea partners with Rental Solutions Services


    Saudi-based Red Sea International has signed a partnership deal with Rental Solutions Services (RSS), a major provider of temporary generator and cooling systems, to offer key services in the modular buildings and power sector across the GCC.

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Alstom wins $848m Riyadh Metro network contract

Alstom, as a part of Flow consortium, has been awarded a contract worth more than €730 million ($848 million) by Arriyadh Development Authority (ADA) to provide operation and maintenance services for lines 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the Riyadh Metro network....



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