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ACES Jeddah Awarded the Geotechnical & Material Work for the Makkah Mass Railway Line -C Project

Date: 
7 May 2013

ACES Jeddah has recently been awarded and currently working for the geotechnical and material work for the Makkah Mass Railway Transit Project (MMRT) for Line-C, in  Makkah Al Mukarramah. The scope of work of the project includes drilling for 94 boreholes with a total depth of 3070m, auguring and coring as well as laboratory tests including sieve analysis, plasticity index tests, UCS tests, point load tests, direct shear tests, hardness tests, Brazilian tests, porosity & density of rock, Cercher tests (abrasion tests), contamination tests and routine chemical tests for soil and water samples.

The owner of the project is Means Makkah Mass Rail Transit Company (MMRTC), the client is Khatib Al Alami Company and the consultant is SYSTRA.

Selected Image : Haram extension perimeter and optimum distance for MMRT-1 stations location according to the D5 option of the relevant feasibility study

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