Freight News, Rail

Rails advance across the Gulf

[ January 7, 2021   //   ]

Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region, has inaugurated track-laying works for stage two of the UAE’s national railway, during his visit to Etihad Rail’s railhead in Al Ruwais. Etihad Rail chief executive Shadi Malak, said that steady progress has been made on construction of package A, which is now 59% complete. This will connect the UAE rail network to Al Ghuwaifat on the Saudi border and the wider Gulf.