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The electrified Addis Ababa Light Railway Transit (AA-LRT) is set to receive some 160MW electric power from four substations which directly receive power from the national grid. Following the completion of one of the four remaining substations erected at Ayat area, east of the capital, a Gas Insulated Switch (GIS) system was inaugurated by high level officials on Sunday.
Debretsion Gebremichael (PhD), minister of Communication and Information Technology, and Azeb Asnake, general manager of the Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP), were...
Property trespass conflict between the ASB Hotel Properties Plc, which is developing a hotel at the junction of the Jomo Kenyata Street and Africa Avenue, and China Railway Engineering Corporation (CREC), which is constructing the Addis Abeba Light Rail Transit (AA LRT), was resolved with the granting of an adjacent plot to the hotel.
The dispute was related to the construction of the stairs to the AA LRT at Meskel Square near Estifanos Church. The stairs begin from inside the property of the hotel construction, initiating the...
All eyes seem to be on the Light Rail Transit (LRT). As it applies its final finishing touches, it grabs the attention and hope of each and every resident of the city. Since the announcement of the project in 2011 and the commencement of construction in January 2012, the construction has remained the talk of the town.
The rail construction team from...