(MENAFN) Abu Dhabi was announced to have scheduled next year's third quarter for the commencement of the establishment of Hyperloop transport system.
The news was declared in a statement issued by Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT), a U.S. based firm.
HTT was revealed in the statement to have tasked Dar Al-Handasah, a Beirut-based design and engineering company, with providing help in the initiative.
It comes after a deal was penned this year by HTT and Abu Dhabi's Aldar Properties on the construction of the Hyperloop system for the UAE capital.
HTT Chairman Bibop Gresta affirmed: "we are bringing the future of rapid transportation technology to all those living in the UAE."