RTA visits Alstom in Poland for Dubai Metro Route 2020
Technical delegation visits Alstom's manufacturing hub in Poland to examine equipment for Dubai Metro extension
A technical delegation from Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), as a part of its plans and delivery schedules, visited one of French company Alstom’s train manufacturing hubs in Poland to examine equipment that will used by trains running on Dubai Metro's Red Line expansion, Route 2020.
“The aim of this visit was to ensure compliance with the highest standards of quality in the manufacturing of key components of Route 2020," chief executive officer of RTA's rail agency, Abdul Mohasen Ibrahim Younes, said.
"The visit also aimed to ensure the quality of materials in use matches the specifications and requirements of the project.
“Materials manufactured for Route 2020 project are sourced from top suppliers at rigorous international quality standards to maintain the highest safety levels throughout the project phases. Route 2020 constitutes a landmark in the improvement and expansion of public transport network in Dubai, especially as the project’s name is linked with the showpiece event of Expo 2020,” he added, according to Wam.