Saudi Oger awards design contract to Keo
27 Jun 2010
(MENAFN) Saudi Oger said that it has awarded a contract to Keo International Consultants, a global consultancy in the construction industry, for the design of bridges, depot and station for the new Riyadh monorail, Saudi Gazette reported.
Oger, a top construction and FM service provider, said that Keo will design the 3.5 kilometer elevated rail viaducts, switch bridges, long span bridges and 131 piers supporting the monorail train system, Station 1 and the train maintenance depot.
Keo deliverables include the detailed design of over 30 bridges as well as complete architectural and engineering design for the train maintenance depot and station 1.
Design completion for the project is expected in 2011 with construction expected to be substantially finished in 2012, the statement added.