Road projects worth SR 2.04 billion OK’d

Road projects worth SR 2.04 billion OK’d
Updated 03 June 2013

Road projects worth SR 2.04 billion OK’d

Road projects worth SR 2.04 billion OK’d

Transport Minister Jabara Al-Seraisry yesterday signed 55 new road projects worth SR 2.04 billion. These projects will improve transport services in the country’s 13 regions.
The Makkah region has got seven projects valued at SR 153 million, including the second phase of the Jeddah-Makkah Expressway and completion of the Ring Road in Taif.
The projects in the Madinah region include the second phase of the Madinah-Al-Ula-Tabuk Expressway. Madinah has got five projects valued at SR 114 million.
The Riyadh region has won 12 projects worth SR 919 million including the construction of an intersection between Khorais Road and Sheikh Jaber Al-Sabah Road at a cost of SR 514 million. The intersection-project contract was won by Binladin Group.
The Eastern Province has received six projects that would cost SR 168 million while Qassim received four projects worth SR 432 million.
Asir region’s four projects are worth SR 52 million and Tabuk’s two projects are valued at SR 26 million.