Dubai RTA completes Al Quoz bus depot construction
The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has announced the completion of Al Quoz Bus Depot to support the daily movement of buses. The new facility, which complements other bus depots at Jebel Ali, Al-Khawaneej, Al Ruwayyah , Al Aweer and Al Qusais, serves buses operating on 24 routes all over Dubai.
The depot has an 18-bay workshop for electromechanical maintenance, air-conditioning, oil and tyres. It is fitted with two hydraulic cranes, brakes testing area, and a painting corner as well as automatic doors to protect against dust and water. It also has an area for automatic and manual wash linked to a system for filtering and recycling the washing water. The depot has a parking area to accommodate 273 buses in addition to offices for employees and technical staff.
The station includes a residential quarter comprising of 102 rooms to accommodate 368 drivers, food court for 120 individuals, clinic, rest area, plaza, and gym.