HARAMAIN HIGH SPEED RAILWAY

The Haramain High Speed Rail project, also known as the ‘Western Railway’ or ‘Mecca-Medina High Speed Railway’, is a 449.2km (279.1 m) high speed inter-city rail transport system under  construction in Saudi Arabia.

The scope of this project was to undertake day lighting analysis for the lightpipe system to be installed in King Abdullah Economic City Railway System. Inhabit’s role on the project included optimising the materials, documenting the performance and assisting the contractor in ensuring the lightpipes met the design intent.
  • Scope
    BUILDING PHYSICS
  • Location
    SAUDI ARABIA
  • Architect
    FOSTER + PARTNERS