Qatar Rail opens new office in Doha
Doha, January 7, 2014
Qatar Railways Company (Qatar Rail), the firm overseeing the construction of the country's integrated railway network, has opened its new office at the buildings permit compound in Doha Municipality.
The new office aims to facilitate all the procedures of developing properties located within Qatar Rail’s projects.
“Qatar Rail opened this office to facilitate work-flow and save time for people. The new office will provide people with services, explanations and answers to their queries, and will also facilitate the procedures in relation with status and studies of the properties that people want to develop and are located within the sites of Qatar Rail projects”, explained CEO Saad Ahmed Al-Muhanadi.
In the coming months, Qatar Rail will be awarding several tenders including that of the civil works for the Doha Metro elevated and at grade lines; the metro systems and trains project management, the Lusail Light Rail Transit, as well as tenders for executing the first phase of the Long Distance: Passenger and Freight Rail.
Hassan Ahmed Al-Marwani, the director of permits at Qatar Rail said: “Since the opening of the new Qatar Rail office last November, we have noticed positive results as it facilitated and speeded up the procedures of buildings permits applications of the properties’ owners that are affected by Metro project."
"Most of the applications are studied and approved on in the building permit compound," he added.-TradeArabia News Service