Intersection Tunnel between Makkah Al-Mukaramah Road and Salahuddin Al-Ayoubi Road in Riyadh

Project Information

Client: Arriyadh Development Authority
Location: Riyadh
Starting Date: August - 2012
Completion Date: September - 2015
Contract Value: SAR 148,218,176
Contract Value: USD 39,524,844
Scope of work: Civil and electro-mechanical works
Project Manger: Luciano El Khoury

Project Brief

The project consists of a reinforced tunnel of 300-m length made of a double cell structure with the central wall made of elliptical columns, with development of stretch of Salahuddin road by an improvement of the road layout, traffic management and the distribution of the traffic to and from service road. The opened sections will be constructed as retaining walls with a common base slab. The project requires major utility relocations of storm water box culvert, sanitary pipe lines, electrical cables, pressure water pipes and telecom cables.
Finally, a landscaping scheme will put in evidence the intersection of Makkah road with Salahuddin road by creative furnishing and design of the adjacent sidewalks, shops and landscaping areas.