United Arab Emirates

ABU DHABI LIGHT RAIL TRANSIT NETWORK

Client

Department of Transport of Abu Dhabi.

Year

2021

Key facts

Total network length of 340 km. First 40 km will be operational by 2020. Three alternative preliminary designs for the LRT stops to be included in the design-build bidding process. 752 sqm each of the 82 stops.

Services

Feasibility study of the 340 km long LRT network projected for 2030. Preliminary design of phase I: preliminary engineering studies, tender design and design and construction supervision. Structures, MEP systems, architecture and civil works.

Study of alternatives and of measures to mitigate the impact of the light rail system on private vehicle traffic.

Noise and air quality study modelling future scenarios. Estidama sustainability certification. The environmental impact procedure concluded with a favourable resolution from the Environment Agency.