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Jotun Paints in Dubai won the Ras Al Khor bridge project worth 6.4 million NOK.

Published on 2006-07-17. Author : SpecialChem

New road projects are given priority in Dubai as the emirate is struggling to cope with the escalating traffic problem. The newly formed Road and Transport Authority have 3 new bridge projects in addition to the 3 existing crossings to connect a city that is naturally divided by the Creek.

Satellite image of the Ras Al Khor Crossing
Satellite image of the Ras Al Khor Crossing

The Ras Al Khor Creek crossing, 4th crossing on creek with a 12-lane bridge, is the first of the 3 new projects being constructed and will eventually carry traffic from Dubai Festival City towards Interchange 1 on Sheikh Zayed Road. The main contractor is Besix and they began the work in March 2005 due for completion on February 2007.

The current status of the construction of the Ras Al Khor Crossing
The current status of the construction of the Ras Al Khor Crossing

Jotun UAE is currently supplying 6.4 million NOK of Jotashield Tex Ultra painting an area of 350,000sqm. Jotun UAE, and especially Mr. Mohammed Amin, has good reasons to be proud to be part of such a prestigious project with the hope to alleviate the traffic chaos that is threatening to bring Dubai's roads to a standstill.

Source: Jotun


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