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QU, Qatar Rail to collaborate on research, info exchange

QU, Qatar Rail to collaborate on research, info exchange

Qatar University College of Engineering (QU-CENG) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) and two agreements with Qatar Rail to establish collaboration in the field of research, consultancy and exchange of information.

Registration opens for retail spaces at Doha Metro stations

Registration opens for retail spaces at Doha Metro stations

Qatar Rail has announced that it has opened registration to occupy commercial spaces available at Doha Metro stations.

Qatar Rail among finalists for ITA Tunnelling Awards

Qatar Rail among finalists for ITA Tunnelling Awards

Qatar Rail Metro is one of the five finalists for the ITA Tunnelling Awards 2017, an international competition for tunnelling and underground spaces projects exceeding 500mn euros.

Kahramaa completes first electricity substation for Qatar Rail

Kahramaa completes first electricity substation for Qatar Rail

The Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has announced that it has achieved a vital landmark with the completion of the first electricity substation for Qatar Rail Company (Qatar Rail) in Ras Abu Fontas.

Theatre festival helps raise awareness about rail project

Theatre festival helps raise awareness about rail project

Qatar Rail has hosted the second annual Qatar Rail Theatre Festival, a three-day event that featured productions acted out by local students based on their perceptions of the railway project.

Cycling challenge showcases Qatar Rail’s unique feats

Cycling challenge showcases Qatar Rail’s unique feats

Qatar Rail held a unique cycling event in one of the tunnels of Doha Metro recently. The cyclists participating in the event, organised in collaboration with the Qatar Cycling Community, took a route that covered around 10km of a single-track tunnel.

Doha Metro to be region’s fastest driverless trains

Doha Metro to be region’s fastest driverless trains

Able to reach 100km/hour, the Doha Metro will be one of the fastest driverless trains in the world and the fastest in the region, Qatar Rail announced.

"World class technology to make Qatar rail safe, reliable"

"World class technology to make Qatar rail safe, reliable"

Qatar’s flagship railway project is equipped with world-class technology and tailor-made transport solutions that enables Qatar Rail to operate high standard systems that are safe, reliable, and cost-efficient, an official of a German firm has said.

Doha Metro: 37 stations under construction; 41,000 workers on site

Doha Metro: 37 stations under construction; 41,000 workers on site

Doha Metro project will achieve 70% “project progress rate” next year, Qatar Rail announced on Sunday. As many as 37 stations of the Doha Metro project are under construction with more than 41,000 workers on site.

Doha Metro: Viaducts across elevated stations complete

Doha Metro: Viaducts across elevated stations complete

The Qatar Rail has announced the completion of all viaducts across the elevated sections of Doha Metro Project.

2020 to see three Doha Metro, Lusail LRT lines up and running

2020 to see three Doha Metro, Lusail LRT lines up and running

The first three lines of Phase I of the Doha Metro and the Lusail LRT (light rail transit) are expected to be up and running by the end of 2020, according to Qatar Rail.

PM visits Msheireb station, inspects Doha Metro project progress

PM visits Msheireb station, inspects Doha Metro project progress

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani on Thursday morning visited Msheireb Rail Station, where he was briefed on the work progress and achievements.