Dubai Metro to get 50 new trains from French manufacturer
Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), has visited Lyon in France together with a RTA delegation to check on the manufacture of 50 new trains for the Dubai Metro project. The trains will be supplied to... Read more
Dubai Metro’s Red Line to partially close on Fridays and Saturdays for 10 weeks
The Rail Agency of Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), announced today (July 2, 2017) that it will partially close Dubai Metro’s Red Line between Jumeirah Lakes Towers station and Ibn Battuta station on Fridays and Saturdays for a period of 10 weeks to allow for construction work on... Read more
New traffic diversions in Ibn Battuta area to allow for work on Dubai Metro Route 2020 project
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has launched several traffic diversion changes in key streets linked to the Dubai Metro’s Route 2020 project and to allow for work on the project to continue unhindered. Route 2020 will connect the Dubai Metro network to the Expo 2020 site. The expansion... Read more
New traffic diversions introduced on Jebel Ali-Lehbab Road for Route 2020 project work
Dubai’s Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) has introduced new traffic diversions on Jebel Ali-Lehbab Road to facilitate construction work of the Dubai Metro Route 2020 project. Adel Al Marzouqi, Director of the Right-of-Way at RTA’s Traffic and Roads Agency, said: “The traffic diversions will remain in place until the... Read more
Traffic diversion on Ibn Battuta Street for Route 2020 works
Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) will is introducing a traffic diversion on a sector of Ibn Battuta Street to carry out works related to the Route 2020 project. Eng Maitha bin Adai, CEO of the RTA’s Traffic & Roads Agency, said: “One lane of Ibn Battuta Street will... Read more
7% of Route 2020 project is complete according to RTA
Mattar Al Tayer, Director-General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), has inspected the work progress of the Route 2020 project involving the extension of Dubai Metro’s Red Line by 15km from Nakheel Harbour & Tower metro station to the Expo... Read more