The other bidders are the local Ahmed Mansoor al-Aali, Belgium’s Six Construct; the UK’s Wade Adams, Egypt’s Arab Contractors (Osman Ahmed Osman & Company), Saudi Arabia’s Al-Harbi Contracting, and the local AA Nass Contracting, with South Africa’s Murray & Roberts Contractors (Middle East).

The project is intended to relieve the flow of traffic along the main highway that serves a number of malls and shopping developments in the area. The US’ Parsons GlobalServicesis the consultant. The Works Ministry is the client (MEED 21:6:02).