Design of Internal Roads & King Faisal Road Upgrade in UAQ

Design of Internal Roads & King Faisal Road Upgrade in UAQ

Location: Umm Al Quwain, UAE
Client: Ministry of Public Works
Scope: Infrastructure and Roads Design and Traffic Studies


Crown Consult was responsible for the preliminary and detailed roads and infrastructure design for the up-grade to King Faisal Road, along with the design of 5 no. new internal road areas in Umm Al Quwain


The road design for the project consists of the widening of existing Secondary Arterial Road, King Faisal Road from a two-lane dual carriageway to a three-lane dual carriageway and additional service roads to access ad-jacent plot. The design of new roads was prepared for residential developments in Umm Al Quwain – Al Nifa, Al Ramla, Al Musalah, and Al Muhdab.


As part of the road network design, concept road design (horizontal and vertical alignments), signage & road marking schemes were undertaken, Crown Consult also completed the design of storm water drainage and street lighting networks.

A traffic study was prepared for the project, which analyzed all of the proposed junctions, and suggested miti-gation measures where appropriate.