Video: Riyadh Metro construction, Saudi Arabia


By Neha Bhatia

Riyadh Development Authority (ADA) released a video highlighting construction progress on the Riyadh Metro development in Saudi Arabia. 

2The main contractor for the project is the BACS consortium, consisting of Saudi Arabian Bechtel Company, Almabani General Contractors, Consolidated Contractors Company, and Siemens.

This consortium is part of three consortia which will deliver a total of 6 lines for Riyadh Metro project.

Reports have previously claimed that construction work on the project is delayed behind its original schedule.

However, Abdullah Al-Muqbil, denied the $22.5bn (SAR84.4bn) rail project in Saudi Arabia’s capital will be opened later than its scheduled 2018 opening. More info