Following the press release dated September 18, regarding the receipt of a letter of award from the Riyadh Development Authority (RDA) - formerly ArRiyadh Development Authority (ADA), Ansaldo STS (STS.MI), as leader of the FLOW consortium, has signed on November 11, 2018, the O&M services contract related to lines 3, 4, 5 and 6 of Riyadh Metro.
The contract covers a period of 12 years, including the mobilization period.
The registered amount for Ansaldo STS is approximately EUR 840 million.
Ansaldo STS leads the FLOW consortium formed with Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane and Alstom, which has been appointed as operator of 4 lines (out of 6) of the Riyadh Metro network, currently under construction in the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
FLOW will provide a comprehensive range of O&M services for lines 3, 4, 5 & 6 of total length of 113 Km and 50 stations including 2 main stations and 5 interchange stations, 3 depots, 3 OCCs. The services also include Metro Operation, Security, Passenger Assistance, Facility Management, Maintenance of Buildings (stations, Park & Rides, depots etc..) and the complete transit system, including Trains, Signalling, Telecommunication, Power Supply, Passenger Information, among others.The O&M contract has been devised based on worldwide best practices, and against global KPIs in urban metro operation and maintenance, namely in the areas of Passenger Services, Facilities Management, Transit System, Health & Safety and security, as well as Local Content.