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Light Rail Transit -LRT (El Salam –New Administrative Capital – 10 Ramadan City)

Client: Ministry of Transport – National Authority for Tunnels
Contractors: Consortium of Bombardier Transportation – The Arab Contractors Company – Orascom

Construction This line ensures speedy transportation between Cairo and the new cities (Al Obour – Al Mostakbal – Al Shorouk – New Heliopolis – Al Badr – Industrial Zone - 10th of Ramadan –New Administrative Capital). The pilot operation is scheduled to start on August 2021 and the operation will be on October 2021.
The project length is 90km with a total of 16 stations, and the transportation capacity of the LRT is 30,000 passengers/hour/direction, with a total of 500,000 passengers daily.
The civil works includes: the construction of stations, bridges and tunnels; the installation of railways, cadastral survey, designs and soil investigation.
The speed of the trains after operation reached 120km/hour. The final track includes the following stations respectively: Adly Mansour – Al Obour – Al Mostakbal – Al Shorouk 1 – Al Shorouk 2 – Workshops Area – Badr – El Roubiki – the New Administrative Capital - the Industrial Zone – 10th Ramadan. The LRT track is passing over the Axis of Saad El Din El Shazly through a higher bridge; and passing through it during its intersection with the Axis of Saad El Din El Shazly. Each station is annexed by a car park; the passenger of the LRT may use it until they finish their trip.