• Multi-level interchange that will provide direct link to Al Thumama Stadium
• It will link southern part of Doha Express Highway with main Doha Expressway and 22 February Street
• Interchange is main link between F-, G- and E-Ring roads, as well as Industrial Area Road and and Rawdat Al Khail Street
• Provides easy access to areas such as Al Thumama, Mesaimeer, Abu Hamour and Nuaija
The Public Works Authority (Ashghal) has announced the opening of sections of a new interchange on F-Ring Road, paving the way for smooth traffic and offering a direct connection to the upcoming Al Thumama Stadium.
The opening was held in the presence of Youssef al-Emadi, manager of the Highway Department; Saoud al-Ansari, Al Thumama Stadium project manager; Brigadier Mohamed Marifiya, manager at the Ministry of Interior’s Traffic Safety and Engineering Department; and Sheikha al-Jufairi, Central Municipal Council member, along with other Ashghal officials and project engineers.
The new interchange will facilitate free-flowing traffic between Doha and the northern and southern areas and also provide a direct connection with Al Thumama Stadium. “The new achievement is part of infrastructural preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, for which Ashghal is keen on accelerating the works and delivering them ahead of schedule,” Ashghal has said in a statement.
The new project is considered a vital interchange in the country, consisting of two levels and including a main bridge, four loop bridges and four underpasses for vehicles as well as two pedestrian bridges and six tunnels for pedestrians and bicycles.