Doha tram feels the heat

Siemens Avenio tram for Doha on test in the Rail Tec Arsenal climate chamber.

QATAR: Testing is underway at the Rail Tec Arsenal climate chamber in Wien to verify that the 19 Avenio trams which are being built by Siemens for the Education City People Mover in Doha will be able to cope with the extreme heat and high humidity found in Qatar.

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