Rails advance across the Gulf

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 ... [+]

DB Schenker signs UAE rail deal

DB Schenker Rail has signed a joint venture with Etihad Rail to operate and maintain the UAE's new national freight and passenger railway network. Etihad Rail DB will manage operations for Stage One of the Etihad Rail network, transporting sulphur from Shah and Habshan to the port of Ruwais for ... [+]

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