Following the recent launch of works on packages A and B of Stage Two of the Etihad Rail, the developer and operator of the UAE’s national railway is gearing up for the ground-breaking on two other packages – C and D, sources have revealed to Gulf Construction.

While railways are a relatively low-carbon mode of transport, they will have to decarbonise completely in order to support the moves to achieve net zero emissions and to align with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.