Dubai-based company signs deal with The Ultramar Group.
The Louis Berger Egis Rail Joint Venture was initially commissioned in August 2012 to provide project management consulting services on the project.
Successful first 16,156-mile round trip of cargo train from China to Spain brings promise of increased trade.
Consortium signs agreement to build and deliver fully automated system including 75 sets of three-car trains.
The agreement will focus on cooperation in securing railway alignments, station locations and defining responsibilities for both parties.
Oman's rail network will span the country, covering 2244 km in total.
Pedestrians fined $272 if they cross tram from non-designated areas & drivers fined up to $1,361 for jumping red light, without causing an accident.
Project will connect the ports of Duqm, Salalah and Sohar.
Users will access entire public transportation system using one card.
The project had been scheduled for completion last year.
First phase of $19.2 billion Doha Metro project to have 37 stations.
Muscat Municipal Council will convene over improving public transport.
The UAE government had sought clarifications over submissions.
Approved vendor list created to keep economic benefits in the region.
Per year, 200 million tonnes of cargo is expected to be transported.
The Doha Metro is expected to be up and running in 2019.