Keolis-MHI, a subsidiary composed of Keolis (70%), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engineering (MHI) (25%) and Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) (5%), has been awarded by Dubai’s Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) a 9-year contract, with a possible 6-year extension, to operate and maintain Dubai’s world-class metro and operate the tram network from 8 September 2021. Through its 1,850 committed employees trained to the highest standards, Keolis-MHI will enhance the passenger experience and raise their expectations in terms of Health & Safety, Service & Performance and Innovation & Digital, to make the Dubai metro and tram system a world-class public transport service.
Keolis is a global leader in the operation of shared multimodal mobility solutions including trains, buses and coaches, trolleybuses, shared car solutions, river and sea shuttle services, bike share services, car sharing, fully electric driverless shuttles and urban cable cars for over 300 public transport authorities, in 13 countries. The Group is 70%-owned by SNCF and 30%-owned by the Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec (Quebec Deposit and Investment Fund). The company has more than 40 years of experience in operating and maintaining metro and tram networks worldwide. Most iconic networks include the Docklands Light Railway in London (UK), Lille (France), Shanghai (China), Hyderabad (India) and Doha (Qatar) for the metros. Tram references include the Yarra Trams network in Melbourne (Australia), Manchester (UK) and Bordeaux (France). Keolis employs 68,000 committed employees around the world. www.keolis.com
MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group (MHI) is one of the world’s leading industrial groups, spanning energy, logistics & infrastructure, industrial machinery, aerospace and defense. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Group combines cutting-edge technology with deep experience to deliver innovative, integrated solutions that help to realize a carbon neutral world, improve the quality of life and ensure a safer world. http://www.mhi.com
Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) is a global integrated business enterprise that develops and operates businesses together with its offices and subsidiaries in approximately 90 countries and regions worldwide, as well as a global network of around 1,700 group companies. MC has 10 Business Groups that operate across virtually every industry: Natural Gas, Industrial Materials, Petroleum & Chemicals, Mineral Resources, Industrial Infrastructure, Automotive & Mobility, Food Industry, Consumer Industry, Power Solution and Urban Development. https://www.mitsubishicorp.com/jp/en/