CSCEC ME is working on major rail construction projects in the UAE, including parts of the 1,200km federal Etihad Rail project.
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Bloomberg report states financial advisors being sought to build Stage 2, for which $1.2bn contracts were awarded in June'19
The contracts, worth AED4.4bn ($1.2bn), encompass civil and track works included in Packages B and C for Stage Two of the national railway network.
The choice builds on the five years of expertise and Etihad Rail DB’s success in managing Stage One operations and maintenance
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The package includes all design and build, civil and track works of the 139km package A of stage two of the UAE national rail network to connect Ruwais with Ghuweifat on the UAE border with Saudi Arabia.
The event was attended by the CEO of Etihad Rail and the CEO of Etihad Rail DB, along with a number of employees of both companies.
Within the UAE, the 605-kilometre-project will extend from the borders of Saudi Arabia all the way to Fujairah and the northern emirates
The development of the network in the UAE will cost an estimated US $11billion with around 1,200km of track across the Emirates.
Khalifa Port's station will be Etihad Rail's largest, and one train set will transfer a load equivalent to 300 trucks
The agreement was signed by Shadi Malak, CEO of Etihad Rail, and Saeed Eisa Mohammed Al Khyeli, Director-General of ZonesCorp.
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