61km of Doha Metro tunnels finished, 37 stations being built


Source:  www.arabianbusiness.com

More than 61km of tunnels have been completed, with 37 stations currently under construction at the multi-billion dollar Doha Metro project, according to Qatar Railways Company.

2aIt said the project has more than 27,000 work force on site, adding that tunnelling for the Lusail light rail system is 100 percent completed.

The company said in a statement that among next year’s milestones will be the completion of all the tunnelling on the Metro and overall project completion hitting 50 percent.

Full scale mock ups of the new Doha Metro train and Lusail Tram will also arrive in the city for the first time, it added. More info