The first will start at 1am on Friday (Oct. 28) on Onaiza Street near Civil Defense intersection, while the other involves a 4km stretch of the southbound Al Shamal Road between Al Kheesa and Al Kharaitiyat interchanges.
The 2km stretch of road between Al Qalaa interchange and Al Wajba junction will shut to allow the public works authority to lay asphalt, as part of the ongoing works to Al Rayyan Al Jadeed Street. These are expected to be complete by the end of Q1 2017.
The 34km route will have a total of 10 lanes, 12 viaducts and eight intersections as well as a dedicated pedestrian lane and a motorcycle lane. It be built by Tekfen Construction, which is part of Tekfen Holding group.
The 1km length of road road from Al Nuaija intersection at The Mall to Al Mansoura intersection near Gulf Cinema was due to be shut to traffic for six weeks until mid-July, but reopened on Saturday night.