Riyadh Metro Project – Package 02 (Line No. 3), Riyadh

Civil & Building

ArRiyadh Development Authority

The turnkey contract from ArRiyadh Development Authority is for the design, construction and commissioning of a major metro project in Riyadh. 
Nesma & Partners is a partner of ArRiyadh New Mobility Consortium, which includes Larsen & Toubro, Ansaldo STS, Bombardier Transportation Ltd, Impregilo S.p.A.


The extensive metro system construction includes the commissioning of approximately 41 km of driverless train operation that is capable of carrying 5,000 passengers per hour per direction.
It involves the construction of bridges, tunnels, elevated and underground stations, depots, roads and CCTV and public announcement systems.  The entire infrastructure facilities together with electromechanical and plumbing systems is executed by the integrated joint venture comprising L&T, Impregilo and Nesma & Partners.
The rail systems is undertaken by Ansaldo and the rolling stock by Bombardier.
The design and engineering is done by Idom and the project management is undertaken by Worley Parsons.