The first phase of USD 4.2 billion covering 35 kilometers of the proposed network, including the Red Line between Al Rashidiya and the Jebel Ali Free Zone was opened in October 2009.
LOCATION : Dubai, UAE
SERVICE : Case Management Consultancy
VALUE : USD 7.7 billion
SIZE : 35 km of rail
CLIENT : JTMJV
TYPE : Rail
In May 2005 a design and build contract was awarded to the Dubai Rail Link (DURL) consortium made up of Japanese companies including Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Mitsubishi Corporation, Obayashi Corporation, Kajima Corporation and Turkish firm Yapı Merkezi.
Kingston led a team of quantity surveyors, acting for the contractor to manage the variations and claims on their behalf and to support the contractors’ legal team in concluding the claim of some USD 2.5 billion, which was settled amicably.