Companies that submitted bids for the Corniche tram and their offers are:
- Deloitte (US): SR7.90m
- EY (UK): SR9.92m.
The same firms submitted an offer for the water taxis and ferries scheme.
- Deloitte: SR8.54m
- EY: SR10.50m.
MEED understands bids for the two contracts were submitted in early July.
Both EY and Deloitte submitted bids along with a legal advisory partner, sources familiar with the schemes tell MEED.
France-based Systra is the technical adviser for both projects.
The Corniche tram and water taxis and ferries projects are part of the multibillion-dollar Jeddah Public Transport Programme (JPTP).
Other components of JPTP are the four-line Jeddah Metro, Obhur suspension bridge, a three-line light rail transit (LRT), two lines of bus rapid transit (BRT), 11 park and ride facilities and one mixed-use commercial development.
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