The Jahra road in its original state has been one of the core transport routes running through the heart of Kuwait, and was witnessing exceedingly busy traffic lines with consistently rising numbers of users. The Ministry of Public Works has undertaken strategic plans to improve motorways and transport infrastructure in Kuwait, the Jahra Road Development Project is one key project which will transform the simple three lane road into a grand unified highway.
The Ministry of Public Works (MPW) – Roads Engineering Department (Motorways)
Project Designer and Supervision Team
Louis Berger Group, in collaboration with PACE, are the project designers and consultants.
Arab Contractors Company (ACC) - Othman Ahmed Othman.
The project is located in the western region of Kuwait, which extends from the Jahra Gate (Jahra Gate Roundabout – near Sheraton in Kuwait City) to the United Nations Roundabout in Granada.
The project was commenced on the 13th of September, 2010.
Engineer Yasser Boudastour (Project Engineer)
Ministry of Public Works
Engineer Sherif Sallam (Project Director)
Joint Venture LB/PACE
Elevated structures include
Relocation and refurbishment of services and utilities such as:
Project cost: The value of contract is KD 264 million.