Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announced the opening of a part of Al Oqda Street

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Public Works Authority ‘Ashghal’ announced the opening of a part of Al Oqda Street

The Public Works Authority 'Ashghal' declared the opening of a piece of Al Oqda Street on Sunday (May 26). The significance of the road originates from its area north of Al Bayt Stadium, and speaks to the connection between two principle streets, Al Khor Road and a street prompting Al Shamal Road, it additionally encourages the entrance to Al Bayt Stadium, one of the 2022 World Cup arenas. 

Eng. Ali Ashkanani, Head of Northern Areas Section, brought up that the segment that was opened from the road is about 2.8km long and incorporates three paths toward every path with a 3m-wide person on foot way gave on each side of the road. 

So as to expand traffic stream, Ashghal executed four sign controlled crossing points at the road, just as the establishment of obstructions to improve traffic wellbeing in the city. The works additionally incorporated the establishment of 145 lighting shafts and the development of a 2.5 km long waste system. 

Al Oqda Street works is a piece of the venture to update interface streets to Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor, which highlights the development of 5.3km of streets, and 8 m-wide person on foot way and cycle way, notwithstanding arranging and asphalt works that will be completed at the encompassing streets. 


Savvy broadcast communications frameworks (ITS) will be introduced in this task notwithstanding the establishment of explicit road lighting shafts like those utilized inside the Stadium, the road lighting will be given utilizing vitality sparing LED lights. The venture additionally incorporates connecting the arena to a sewer and surface water seepage systems. 

Ashghal has begun the execution of the venture to update connect streets to Al Bayt Stadium in Q4 2017, the advancement of the undertaking achieved 48% and it is booked for consummation in Q4 2019.