This came in a routine meeting of the Higher Committee for the Dubai Train Project, which was held today under the chairmanship of Qassim Sultan, Director General of Dubai Municipality, who heads the committee. The meeting discussed ongoing preparations for the project including technical details and phases of implementation of the project.
The committee was briefed by Eng. Nasser Ahmed Saeed, coordinator of the project, on several details of the project and on some technical remarks expressed by members of the committee. They also discussed implementation of the second phase of the preliminary engineering studies of the project. This phase involves qualifying civil works contractors, which will begin the 18th of May 2004. Besides, the schedule for this phase also includes qualifying suppliers, choosing the consortiums, tendering, completion of contract documents, contracting signing, final designing and implementation, operation of the first and second phases of the project.
The meeting was attended by all members of the committee: Eng Abdullah Al Sayed Mohammed Al Hashmi, Eng Mattar Mohammed Al Tayer, Saeed Mohammed Al Sharid, Major General Sharafuddin Al Sayed Mohammed Hussein, Eng Nasser Ahmed Saeed, and Dr Khalifa Mohammed Hareb.
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