TITLE

Women-only metro inaugurated

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Jun2011, Vol. 167 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Abdullah, King of Saudi Arabia, conducted a trial ride on the driverless metro rail transit during the inauguration of the Princess Nora Bint Abdul Rahman University (PNU) campus in Riyadh in May 2011. PNU is considered as the world's largest women-only university. The metro contract was awarded by Saudi Binladin Group to a consortium of Ansaldo-Breda and Ansaldo STS SpA.
ACCESSION #
66751467

 

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