Ashghal completes construction of Packages 1, 7

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In a positive move, Packages 1 and 7 of the Roads and Infrastructure Development project in Bani Hajer North – Rawdat Egdaim has been completed by Ashghal.

The newest packages serve 1183 plots in Bani Hajer North and include improvements to roads network, provide intersections, light poles, car parking bays, pedestrians and cyclist lanes to enhance traffic safety in the area.  


As reported by The Peninsula, Package 1 of the project serves 663 residential plots in an area of 1.62 km2, where wide-scale improvements have been carried out to the roads network with a total length of 28 km and widths between 16 and 30 meters, in addition to providing signal-controlled intersections. 

On the other hand, Package 7 of the project serves 520 residential plots in an area of 1.35 km2, with the construction of 21 km of local roads to replace the temporary roads in the area.

The Packages include major infrastructure development, including the construction of a 69-km long storm water and groundwater drainage network to solve the rainwater accumulation problem, and the construction of a 50 km long foul sewer drainage network. 

They also include constructing about 26 km long treated sewage effluent network.

Meanwhile, a meeting was held by Ashghal on Monday with a number of residents of Bani Hajer North area at the Majlis of Mohammed Saleh Al-Khayareen, Member of the Central Municipal Council for Bani Hajer constituency (16th constituency), in attendance of Saoud Al Tamimi, Ashghal’s Roads Projects Department Manager, Ali Ashkanani, Head of Northern Areas Section in the Roads Projects Department, and concerned engineers in Ashghal. 

CMC Member for Bani Hajer Constituency, Mohammad Saleh Al-Khayareen, expressed his pleasure with the visit by the Ashghal officials to the residents of the constituency, and underlined the satisfaction of Bani Hajer residents with the roads and infrastructure development implemented in the area.

Another citizen, Mubarak Saleh Al-Khayarin thanked Ashghal officials for their visit to Bani Hajer residents and for the clear attention given by Ashghal to Bani Hajer projects, as reported by The Peninsula.