Automating Brazil’s busiest metro lines

Twin platform faces are provided at the Sé interchange in the city centre to speed boarding and alighting.

BRAZIL: Work is starting on the resignalling of lines 1, 2 and 3 of the São Paulo metro under a €280m contract awarded in July 2008, paving the way for the introduction of automatic train operation. Chris Jackson discusses the programme with Alstom Transport’s Customer Director Rosangela Tsuruda and Project ...

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