Mumbai: Alstom has bagged Rs.700 crore contracts to the Mumbai and Pune metros, under which it will supply CBTC (Communication-Based Train Control) technology to 3 upcoming metro lines in the Mumbais and 2 upcoming metro lines in Pune in the state.
- The company said in a statement, the Rs.700 crore contracts include equipping the Mumbai Metro lines 2A (Dahisar to DN Nagar), 2B (DN Nagar to Mankhurd) and 7(Andheri East to Dahisar) and the 1st and 2nd metro lines in Pune, with Urbalis 400 CBTC technology.
- For the Mumbai Metro, the contract was awarded by the DMRC (Delhi Metro Rail Corporation), to provide the CBTC signalling system as well as a state-of-the-art telecommunication system for the 3 elevated lines.
- The signalling scope includes design, manufacture, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of Urbalis 400, supply and commissioning of on-board equipment for 63 coaches.
- The telecommunications scope includes public address systems, passenger information display, fibre optic transmission, CCTV, and access control systems.
- For Pune Metro, the contract awarded by the Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation (MahaMetro), for providing the CBTC technology for the 2 corridors, to control 31 trains on the 32 km-long stretch, allowing them to run at higher frequencies and speed.
- Alain Spohr, Managing Director for Alstom India and South Asia said,”Our technologies will help enhance the quality of life in both these cities.”
Rail Analysis insights: The Rs.700 crore contracts include equipping the Mumbai Metro lines 2A (Dahisar to DN Nagar), 2B (DN Nagar to Mankhurd) and 7(Andheri East to Dahisar) and the 1st and 2nd metro lines in Pune, with Urbalis 400 CBTC technology.
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