Opta Arquitectos

  • COMPREHENSIVE TRANSPORT PLAN IN TAIF: NEW METRO LRT – SAUDI ARABIA

    2013-2014
    Area:
    130 km LRT, 93 Stations
    Developer:
    Municipality of Taif
    Engineering:
    Getinsa, Taryet
    Consultants:
    Ceg Ksa
    Builder:
    (Project)
    Abstract:

    Taif is a big city in the southeast of Arabia, with over 1 million population. The city is already changing nowadays, turning into a major city in the region with many ongoing projects that will increase its population and economic relevance in KSA. Nowadays it has no public transport. A comprehensive transport plan was developed to study a new public transport system for the city (metro and bus). This new public service will bring fast, affordable and comfortable transportation for Taif city and its future urban developments.