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RTA tests new driving simulator

25 Mar 2014

The Public Transport Agency at the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), in cooperation with KMW, a subsidiary of MAN buses, has tested a new driving simulator for public bus instructors and drivers in Dubai to enhance their skills and abilities and keep them abreast with training methods as per the highest international practices and standards.

Key marine projects reviewed

17 Mar 2014

Mattar Al Tayer, Chairman of the Board and Executive Director of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), recently held a meeting with Hussain Nasir Lootah, Director General of Dubai Municipality, during which the two parties discussed the water flow in Dubai Creek after the completion of construction works in the Dubai Water Canal, Jumeirah Corniche project, and the construction and widening of marine transport stations.

RTA gets new ISO certification

06 Mar 2014

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), has obtained ISO 50001: 2011 Energy Management System certification, making it the first Dubai Government entity and the first public transport provider in the MENA region to obtain the certification. The certification was made in recognition of the RTA’s efforts in maintaining transparency at strategic and local levels, and in manifestation of its vision to provide safe and smooth transport for all.