The Roads and Transport Authority in Sharjah has completed 93 percent of the Al Dhaid Road development project from the fifth to the seventh interchange, at a total cost of 85 million dirhams, and it will be opened in a phased manner in front of traffic and traffic through 4 lanes for traffic heading to the city of Al Dhaid. .
His Excellency Eng. Yousef Saleh Al Suwaiji, Chairman of the Sharjah Roads and Transport Authority, affirmed that the Al Dhaid Road development project is an embodiment of the vision of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of the Emirate of Sharjah, which aims to upgrade the road network throughout the emirate and enable it to keep pace with the latest global technologies in this regard. The sector, in a way that guarantees ease of movement and mobility for road users, and keeps pace with the great development witnessed by the Emirate of Sharjah in terms of infrastructure … appreciating the interest of His Highness in all projects implemented by the authority in various regions of the emirate.
His Excellency Engineer Al-Suwaiji said that the authority’s specialized agencies are keen to implement new and future projects according to the highest international standards and specifications in order to accommodate the increasing traffic movement in the streets and in line with the great urban and economic boom in the emirate.
On her part, Eng. Fatimah Al Kutbi, Director of Roads Projects Department at the Authority, said that the project included the development and modernization of the Dhaid Double Road with a length of up to five kilometers, indicating that the development operations included the expansion of the existing Al Dhaid Road to become four walking lanes with a width of 15 meters in each direction with shoulder work. Asphalt with a width of three meters, in addition to the completion of a service road consisting of two traffic lanes with a width of 7.3 meters and a total length of 667 meters, linking the areas of Al-Barashi and Al-Ateen on the main road of Al Dhaid.
She indicated that a single service road was constructed from two lanes for traffic with a width of / 7.3 / meters and a total length of / 240 / meters, with the implementation of one lane for acceleration and one lane for deceleration of a length of 640 meters, which helps in the safe transmission of traffic between the service and main roads .. noting that A single service road connects the fuel station and building complex of the Emirates General Petroleum Corporation and Sharjah Health City located in the Muzaira’a area to the adjacent Dhaid Road.
Al-Ketbi added that the project includes a set of civil works accompanying the lighting of the road, such as the bases of the columns on both sides and the necessary feeding boxes for the lighting poles and the pipe extensions located between these bases, in addition to the implementation of a number of existing service lines intersecting with the road axes such as the high pressure line / 33 and 11 K. F / and aviation fuel line and water lines by modifying the levels of these lines and providing the necessary protection for them via / concrete pieces / ferries, in addition to making pipelines under the roads that have been implemented in order to supplement them and provide them with service lines in the future.
She indicated that the project also included the establishment of a modern network to drain rain water on both sides of the road from the fifth to sixth intersections to avoid any negative effects of rain that may result in disrupting traffic movement, in addition to placing special extensions to modern water networks of varying diameters of 100 and 300 on both sides of the road.