VIDEO: Musanada's progress on $308m road extension in Abu Dhabi
The extension project will link Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Road with the Umm Lafina and Reem Islands in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi General Services Company (Musanada) revealed in a video released on its Twitter account that it had noted construction progress on its $308m (AED1.13bn) extension project linking Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Road with Umm Lafina and Reem Islands.
The project, which is scheduled for completion in 2020, includes the construction of a road with three 6.5km lanes in each direction, starting from Reem Island and passing through Umm Lafina Island.
It will also include building three bridges above water canals to maintain the navigation of traffic, and the establishment of a 4km road above water, plus mangrove areas to connect the south side of Umm Lafina Island with Sheikh Zayed Road.