Be aware of the traffic change on Mesaimeer Intersection (Al Obaidly Roundabout) on E Ring Road leading from Doha and Industrial Area as well as from Doha Expressway to E Ring Road, Rawdat Al Khail Street and Industrial Area.
The detour will be in effect on Saturday 13 January and last for two years to facilitate the revamp of Al Obaidly Roundabout into a multi-level interchange, Ashghal announced. Also, the Al Obaidly Roundabout Bridge will be closed to traffic from E Ring Road towards Industrial Area.
During the diversion, Doha-bound traffic from Industrial Area will be detoured right prior to Al ObaidlyRoundabout to a newly built road towards E Ring Road, where a new traffic light is installed to control traffic in all directions including Rawdat Al Khail Street and Doha Expressway.
Commuters from Doha Expressway towards Industrial Area, E Ring Road or Rawdat Al Khail Street can take right prior to Al Obaidly Roundabout onto a newly built road towards Industrial Area Road.
Commuters from E Ring Road towards Industrial Area can use the recently-installed light signal before Al Obaidly Roundabout and take left onto the new route towards Industrial Area Road.
Commuters from Rawdat Al Khail Street towards Industrial Area can use Al Obaidly Roundabout then turn left onto the third exit and turn right via the next traffic light towards Industrial Area Road.
Also, commuters from Rawdat Al Khail Street towards Industrial Area can turn right at Al Obaidly Roundabout onto the next light signal then perform a U-turn towards the new route and the Industrial Area Route.