|Department of Transport to Commence on 80 Kilometre Madinat Zayed |
Monday, May 20, 2013
Dual two lane road ensures safer, smoother and more convenient transport experience for motorists
As part of its commitment to providing world-class sustainable and integrated transport infrastructure in line with its Surface Transport Master Plan (STMP), the Department of Transport (DoT) in Abu Dhabi announced today that it will soon commence construction of Madinat Zayed-Ghayathi main road dualling project, widening the existing 80 kilometre two-way road into a dual two lane road with two shoulders on both sides, with a cost of AED 267.5 million.
The announcement comes following the approval by the...read more|
|Department of Transport Gears up to Construct New Bus Depot in Abu Dhabi |
Monday, May 20, 2013
Spanning over 10 hectare in Khalifa City A, opposite Abu Dhabi Golf Club and adjacent to the northern Abu Dhabi-Dubai main road
The Department of Transport (DoT) in Abu Dhabi announced today that it will soon commence building the new AED 175 million bus depot project in Abu Dhabi, after it was approved by the Executive Council as part of AED 1.5 billion various infrastructure projectsSpanning over 10 hectare in Khalifa City A, opposite Abu Dhabi Golf Club and adjacent to the northern Abu Dhabi-Dubai main road, the new bus depot will have a facility that accommodates 480 buses, providing them with fueling, washing...read more|
|First Multi-Storey Underground Parking Building Inaugurated in Al Ain|
Thursday, May 16, 2013
First Multi-Storey Underground Parking Building Inaugurated in Al Ain
Building accommodates 424 parking bays, with 16for people with special needs
Facility is located on Zayed Bin Sultan Street, adjacent to city's main tourism and cultural attractions
Free parking fees for the first 6 months
As part of its commitment to providing world-class solutions to manage parking requirements in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, the Department of Transport (DoT) in Abu Dhabi in cooperation with Al Ain City Municipality today inaugurated the first underground multi-story parking (Mawaqif) building in Al...read more|
|Department of Transport in Abu Dhabi Introduces Route Expansion to 10 Buses in Abu Dhabi and 5 in Al Ain|
Sunday, May 05, 2013
In response to growing needs of bus services amongst commuters, the Department of Transport in Abu Dhabi (DoT) announced today that ten operating bus routes in Abu Dhabi and five in Al Ain experienced some expansions and changes in their routes.
According to the DoT, these bus services that have witnessed some changes are:
• Route number (005): linking Marina Area with Al Sowwah Square-Mariah Island, whereas the bus stop at the Municipality Building is now cancelled.
• Route number (007): will reach Sun Tower-Al Reem Island from Marina Area.
• Route number (008): has been...read more|
|Department of Transport in Abu Dhabi to Commence Dalma Mall Road Improvements Project|
Monday, Apr 29, 2013
In line with its strategy aimed to optimizing the land transport infrastructure in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi by establishing world-class, integrated and sustainable road network, the Department of Transport (DoT) in Abu Dhabi today announced the commencement of traffic rehabilitation project at the entrance of Dalma Mall, one of largest shopping malls in Abu Dhabi and the region.
The AED 77 million project planned to be accomplished by end year end, encompasses building an 8.5 kilometer road network, setting up 6 traffic lights in various interchanges, and modifying of the existing bridge linking Musaffah...read more|
|Department of Transport Unveils New Regulations for School Bus Transportation |
Wednesday, Apr 24, 2013
Rules aimed to provide safer, more efficient and convenient bus services to and from Abu Dhabi-based schools
As part of its commitment to boosting the level of safety and security whilst providing quality transportation services to students to and from their schools, the Department of Transport (DoT) in Abu Dhabi today unveiled new legislations for school buses.
Developed in close coordination with Abu Dhabi Education Council and Abu Dhabi Police GHQ with an aim to optimise school transportation, the new regulations will identify, set forth and regulate school transport requirements and standards for...read more|