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E-book: Update on rail industry in the Middle East

E-book: Update on rail industry in the Middle East

Rail transportation in the Middle East is undergoing a fundamental transformation as over $200 billion is invested across the region in a series of key rail infrastructure projects. Not only are the respective nations of the Middle East developing expansive new national railway and metro systems, the long-awaited GCC Rail Link - a marvel of engineering interoperability and international cooperation - is rapidly nearing completion.Download this extensively detailed e-book for thorough insight into the following aspects of the Middle East Rail industry's transformation:

Top rail projects in the Middle East: A country by country profile of the most important rail development projects currently underway.

Achieving Interoperability: Insight into the specific engineering considerations and technologies being used to achieve international rail interoperability through the GCC Rail Link

Rail Operational Readiness: Necessary environmental considerations of the planned projects along with maintenance planning strategies to ensure operational readiness.

The Future Of Rail Transport In The Middle East: A look towards the ambitions and long-term plans to further expand and develop rail infrastructure networks in the Middle East in the coming years.

Complimentary Report on Rail Operational Readiness in the MENA Region

Complimentary Report on Rail Operational Readiness in the MENA Region

Across the Middle East, over $200 billion is currently being invested in the development of over 10,000 km of railway lines, metro systems and support infrastructure. As huge national rail networks and the GCC Rail Link near completion, operational readiness considerations are coming into focus as operators prepare to deliver the highest level of service. Download this report to gain further insight into the key challenges and priorities of the emerging rail network operators, including: environmental considerations, emergency planning and accident prevention,maintenance planning and quality assurance and rail interoperability - not to mention some cross-sector learning perspectives from the aviation and oil and gas industries.
Rail Projects in the Middle East - Complimentary Report

Rail Projects in the Middle East - Complimentary Report

With over $200 billion currently invested in rail and metro development projects across the Middle East, the next decade will bear witness to a complete transformation of rail transport in the region. Download this paper to gain access to a detailed overview of the large-scale rail projects currently underway in the respective countries of the Middle East, as well as the truly ambitious Gulf Cooperation Council Rail Link: a $15 billion undertaking that aims to forge permanent rail links between every GCC member nation.
Achieving Interoperability in the Middle East - Complimentary Report

Achieving Interoperability in the Middle East - Complimentary Report

The respective countries of the GCC are investing billions of dollars in order to revolutionise train transport across the region. Not only are the individual member states developing their own rail,LRT and metro systems in order to provide better public transport and freight opportunities, the greater achievement of the GCC Rail Link is also on track to hit its completion target of 2018. Download this paper to gain greater insight into this progressive international project and the interoperability challenges involved in its development.