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Doha Metro completes 100km of tunnelling

Doha Metro completes 100km of tunnelling

oha Metro Project has achieved yet another milestone by completing 100km of tunnelling across the city and 41 percent of the whole project.

Qatar Rail cancels $1.4bn Doha Metro stations deal

Qatar Rail cancels $1.4bn Doha Metro stations deal

Qatar Railways Company has terminated the contract of an international consortium that was building the stations of the Doha Metro project and appointed a new contractor to take its place.

KONE wins major contract for Doha Metro project

KONE wins major contract for Doha Metro project

KONE has won an order to supply elevators and escalators for the Qatar Rail project in Doha.

ACTS completes Doha Metro geotech investigations

ACTS completes Doha Metro geotech investigations

Once completed, Doha Metro will boast a total length of 240km, and will feature 106 stations. The system is designed to cover the Greater Doha area.

New: Doha Metro Train - Design

New: Doha Metro Train – Design

The metro train design, Al Faras, has been inspired by and named after the Arabian Mare, Qatar Rail has said.

Qatar Rail unveils Doha metro train and Lusail LRV designs

Qatar Rail unveils Doha metro train and Lusail LRV designs

The Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail) has unveiled designs for the Doha metro and Lusail light rail vehicles (LRV), which are due to enter service in 2020.

Civil works at 35 Doha metro stations 'complete'

Civil works at 35 Doha metro stations ‘complete’

Civil works of some of the 35 stations of the Doha Metro Project have been accomplished, a senior official of the Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail) said on Wednesday.

UNStudio reveals latest designs for the new Doha Metro Network in Qatar

UNStudio reveals latest designs for the new Doha Metro Network in Qatar

After Qatar Rail appointed UNStudio as principal architect, the Dutch firm revealed their designs for the new Doha Metro Network, a major component of the Qatar Integrated Railway Project (QIRP).

Tunnel work to start on Doha Metro in Q3

Tunnel work to start on Doha Metro in Q3

“Some 15 tunnel-boring machines (TBMs) for the metro rail project are now being manufactured,” Sara al-Muhannadi, business development manager is quoted as saying in Gulf Times.

Work begins on 37 Metro stations

Work begins on 37 Metro stations

Construction of 37 stations, which comprise the first phase of the Doha Metro, is gradually taking off with demarcation and establishment of sites, local daily Al-Sharq has reported.