2005 News Story

Kingdom receives International Road Federation award

Saudi Arabia received in Bangkok, Thailand, today the 2005 Global Road Achievement Award at the 15th World Meeting of the International Road Federation (IRF). The award was given in two categories, ‘Construction Methodology’ and ‘Innovative Financing’ – the first time a project has won in more than one category – in connection with the construction of the expressway linking Qasim with the port of Rabigh via Madinah and Yanbu.