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Efficient Gulf-wide rail network to become a reality

Meanwhile, Abu Dhabi's two passenger rail projects developed as a part of its Abu Dhabi 2030 Programme, namely the Abu Dhabi Metro and Abu Dhabi Light Rail Transit, are expected to provide a highly efficient and well-integrated transport network connecting all the key locations in the UAE, according to Frost and Sullivan's analysis.

Desert-smart towers carry their own sunscreen

Designed by the engineering firm Arup and architects from the London studio of Aedas, the international practice responsible for Dubai's metro stations and Abu Dhabi's Manarat Al Saadiyat, the building manages to draw deeply on Islamic geometry and heritage for its inspiration while remaining modern and avoiding mimicry or pastiche.

Abu Dhabi Metro project. Video

Abu Dhabi Metro is a rapid transit public transportation system for the city of Abu Dhabi, in the planning stages during 2008 and 2009, with start date for phase one of operations expected to be in 2015 or 2016.