The Expressway programme is a key component of the Qatar National Vision 2030 and, at QAR 50 billion, is one of the world's largest transport infrastructure programmes, comprising 900km of new and upgraded highway and road projects, including 348 flyovers, underpasses and multilevel interchanges.
The Expressway programme is managed by KBR on behalf of Ashghal, Qatar's Public Works Authority, and a team from Currie & Brown supports KBR in providing a range of support services, including pre-tender estimates, tender document preparation, post-contract administration, contractor and consultant claims.
The Expressway programme
- 40 major projects
- 348 bridges and underpasses
- New and upgraded freeways, expressways and arterial roads across Qatar
- Utilities infrastructure
- Interfaces with other modes of transport including metro, buses and trains as well as pedestrian walkways and cycle paths
- Intelligent transport systems to control traffic and improve safety
The Currie & Brown team has been commended for its work as well as its willingness to transfer knowledge to its partner and the client. Although training was not part of Currie & Brown’s contract, the team shares its knowledge and leading-edge training in procurement, tendering, design economics and cost planning with our partners as part of our collaborative style of working. Currie & Brown has been able to support KBR in a number of roles, including at the highest level to the tender committee.