Iraq will Invite Bids to Build Railway Network

Iraq will Invite Bids to Build Railway Network
January 20, 2010 10:04 am

Iraq will invite bids shortly to build a $3bn passenger and freight rail network around capital city Baghdad, the Transport Ministry has said.

The railway would link all the railway lines heading to the provinces as well as the neighbouring countries, significantly reducing congestion on the city’s existing railway.
The project, expected to finish in four years, involves building two principal passenger railway stations –.one in Baghdad’s west and another in the east.
The railway is estimated to carry 23 million passengers and 46 million tonnes of freight annually. is a railway information and news platform. Website presents from all around the world railway sector news, developments, projects and tender for the sector specialists. Railwaynews supports to industry events and announced them for potential participants. Railwaynews plans to collecting data from all around the world, about railway infrastructure, rolling stock, railway transportation datum, geographical datum to present for railway professionals for short term. Railwaynews will build new platforms aims to high value railway business environment for all railway specialists, railway fans and especially railway suppliers and their decision makers. Railwaynews presents whole information from rail professionals to rail professionals.

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