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Pandrol CDM Track awarded High Speed project in Saudi Arabia

July 17, 2015

Pandrol CDM Track, part of the Pandrol Track Systems family, is proud to announce that it has been awarded with the contract for the supply of its Embedded Rail System CDM – QTrack® for the track of the Haramain High Speed Train in Saudi Arabia.

Haramain translates as “The two holy cities” meaning the link between the cities of Makkah and Madinah, and going through Jeddah, the biggest city on the west coast of Saudi Arabia.

The choice of CDM-QTrack® was made in order to avoid difficult tamping and maintenance operations in the stations. Also the permanent way owner and the different consortiums recognized has an advantage of the CDM – QTrack® system the speed of installation, the resistance to harsh climatic conditions and the fully compliance with the EN standards.

In a contract of 17 km of track including the stations of Madinah, Makkah, KAEC (King Abdullah), KAIA (King Abdul-Aziz International Airport) and Jeddah, which is foreseen to start installation in the fourth quarter of 2015.

For more information, please contact:

Pandrol CDM Track at or + 32 2 658 28 00.

Image: Haramain High Speed Rail Project.