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Alstom and NTL Carry Out the First Test on the Tracks of the Ayacucho Tramway Line - Alstom and NTL1 successfully tested the first tram on the tracks of the Ayacucho tramway line in Medellin, Colombia - Translohr.com / Alstom.com
Alstom and NTL Carry Out the First Test on the Tracks of the Ayacucho Tramway Line

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Levallois-Perret, Hauts-de-Seine, France, 2015/08/25 - Alstom and NTL1 successfully tested the first tram on the tracks of the Ayacucho tramway line in Medellin, Colombia - Translohr.com / Alstom.com. FR0010220475; ALO

   
 
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The trams will be operated by Metro de Medellin on the 4.3 km-long line which connects the city’s metro lines A and B and two new metrocable lines. The line, which comprises nine stations, is scheduled to be partially open by October 2015 and is expected to reach 85,000 passengers per day.

In April 2012, the city of Medellin ordered 12 Translohr STE5 trams (each 39 metres long)2 from NTL. The NTL trams are highly efficient and offer exceptional benefits in terms of their insertion into the urban landscape, including a clearance gauge of 5.18 metres and a turning radius of 10.5 metres. The trams can easily run on gradients of up to 13%3, particularly relevant for the Ayacucho line which includes slopes with gradients of 12%. This enables cost-optimization of the whole system: less civil works, reduced infrastructure costs and smaller maintenance facilities.

Alstom, as leader of the consortium UT Alstom-Sytecsa, provides the power supply for the entire project. Alstom’s scope included the project management, engineering, procurement, testing and commissioning of the medium voltage network and its intake substation, and the traction substations.

Alstom develops solutions suited to all urban environments, meeting the different expectations of passengers and cities. Present in Colombia for over 60 years, Alstom has strong capabilities in engineering, manufacturing, project management and the supply of products and solutions for infrastructure.

About New Translohr

Provider of innovative solutions for the public transport sector, NTL (translohr.com) designs and manufactures the Translohr tramways on tyres. At the very heart of current issues of eco-mobility, the solutions developed by NTL are fully in line with the new generation of urban transport systems: electrical, offering high accessibility and capacity. Translohr tramways on tyres combine the advantages of a guided system with its central rail and the assets of a tyre vehicle, which provide high insertion ability and gradient performance: short turning radius, climbing steep slopes with gradients of up to 13%, operational silence.

About Alstom Transport

A promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom Transport (alstom.com) develops and markets the most complete range of systems, equipment and services in the railway sector. Alstom Transport manages entire transport systems, including trains, signalling, maintenance and modernisation, infrastructure and offers integrated solutions. Alstom Transport had sales of €6.2 billion and booked €10 billion of orders in the fiscal year 2014/15. Alstom Transport is present in over 60 countries and employs around 28,000 people.

[1] The company NTL is 51% held by Alstom and 49% by BPI France
[2] Value of the order for NTL: €42.3 million
[3] Slopes up to 13% thanks to tire adhesion and additional motors.

Press Contact: Justine Rohee - Alstom Transport
T: +33(0)1 57 06 18 81 - E: justine.rohee[.]transport.alstom.com.

Mariana Maciel - Alstom Brazil & Latin America
T: +55 11 3612-7074 - E: mariana.maciel[.]crn.alstom.com.

Mélanie Schillinger - Translohr
T: +33(0)3 68 71 04 40 - E: melanie.schillinger[.]translohr.com.

 
 
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