Saeed Mohammed, CEO, Emirates Flight Catering.
Emirates Flight Catering to build facility at Dubai South to supply inflight catering services for private aviation.
The trains will run at a speed of up to 300 kilometres an hour and will be a replica of the Haramain high-speed train between the holy cities of Makkah and Madinah.
Firefighters worked to control the blaze from extending to the nearby Emarat petrol station while metro services between Union and Abu Hail stations on the Green Line of Dubai Metro were suspended.
Comfortable stations that absorb sound and provide light are key for growing ridership, say experts in the run-up to The Big 5.
Arriyadh Development Authority awarded the contract for the design and construction of lines 4, 5 and 6 of the Riyadh Metro network to the FAST consortium, which includes Alstom.
These cases have been filed claiming properties acquired for the Haramain Rail project have been undervalued, and call for a re-evaluation of property prices.
Once completed, the Etihad Rail network will span 1,200km across the UAE, providing both freight and passenger services.
Among the biggest projects is a $22.5bn plan to build a metro system in Riyadh, to be completed in 2019.
Abu Dhabi event will highlight business opportunities for private sector across the region’s multi-billion dollar rail, road and maritime transportation sectors.
The new device, which was displayed and the 35th Gitex Technology Week, will use near field communication (NFC) that is currently used on NFC-enabled smartphones.
The new stations will serve residential areas such as Discovery Gardens, Furjan, Jumeirah Golf Estate and the Dubai Investment Park.
Dr. Andreas Kopp, World Bank (USA) Lead Economist for Transport and ICT, says there are limited substitution opportunities in fossil fuel used in individual mobility.
Now in its 11th year, the summit is a platform to build momentum in moving the $350bn urban and regional rail transport goals forward.
The agreement will provide Transworld Logistics – part of the UAE-based global conglomerate Transworld Group - with a new and economical mode of transport and help deliver a high volume service across rail and shipping networks.
The first phase for architectural works, covering 37 stations, is set for completion by 2018 while the second, extending to over 72 stations, is due to be finished by 2030.
Etihad Rail has announced that more than two million tonnes of sulphur have been transported in the past year, with plans to triple that.