Costing SR6.5 billion, the new railway has the capacity to transport 72,000 pilgrims an hour. Nine stations have been constructed in Arafat, Mina and Muzdalifah, each with three stations.
Full article here.
Every Hajj exclusive facilities are available for those seeking comfort and luxury. Pilgrimage made easy.
This is the first year the completed Jamarat Complex is fully functional. A SR4.2 billion ‘architectural marvel’
3,200 buses leave Madinah on one day.
Other ongoing projects:
The Makkah Clock and Abraj Al Bait project.
Air conditioning in Masjid al-Haram with 135,000 tons of refrigeration capacity — enough to cool 27,000 homes.
The Masjid al-Haram extension. Search this thread from Skyscrapercity for updates and sources for the above photos.
SubhanAllah…billions for millions of potential pilgrims! Thoughts?
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