56= Kuwait City Metropolitan Rapid Transit (Metro)
The scheme involves the construction of a
171km-long metro network with more than 60 stations along four lines running across Kuwait City.
Some 65 per cent of the network will be above ground on an elevated track. The project also includes an interchange station, electricity substations and maintenance workshops.
While the GCC projects market slowing, due to lower oil prices, the Turkey market is one of the region’s biggest
Hashem al-Tabtabaei is technical team director, Partnerships Technical Bureau
Abraham Akkawi is partner and head of infrastructure and PPP advisory services, Ernst & Young
A leading lawyer in the region advising on public-private partnership projects
A key player leading the development of the UAE’s construction industry
Client: Kuwait City Metropolitan Rapid Transit
Completion date: Q1 2017
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Procurement for long-delayed PPPs estimated to commence in early 2016
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