King Abdul Aziz Project For Riyadh Public Transportation System

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King Abdul-Aziz Project for Riyadh Public Transportation is a heavy civil infrastructure project under construction. The project is worth $ 22.5 billion. It has two major elements. The first element is Riyadh Metro while the other part is Riyadh Bus Project. In this paper, we will investigate the metro project. Riyadh Metro is a rapid transit system located in the capital city of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This new public transportation system is considered as the spine of the King Abdul-Aziz Project for Riyadh Public Transportation (the High Commission fro the Development of Riyadh, 2014). The metro network has six different lines to serve Riyadh city listed below:

A. The Blue Line: Axis with a total length of 38 km.
B. The Red Line: axis with a total length of 25.3 km.
C. The Orange Line: axis with a total length of 40.7 km.
D. 
The Yellow Line: axis with a total length of 29.6 km.
E. The Green Line: axis with a total length of 12.9 km.
F. The Violet line: axis with a total length of 30 km.

The metro network forms the spine of the Riyadh Metro. The network consists of 85 metro stations along with 176 KM. The metro network will cover most of the populated areas such as public facilities, the educational institutions, the commercial centers and the medical centers. In addition, definitely, the metro project will be connected to King Khalid International Airport as well as King Abdullah Financial District. In the end, the project will be of great benefit to Riyadh…

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