INDIA: Ahmedabad metro project promoter MEGA has awarded Siemens a €76m contract to electrify of the first phase of the city’s metro network.

Siemens will electrify two metro lines with a combined length of 39·2 km, as well as providing SCADA equipment.

In November, Hyundai Rotem was awarded a contract to supply 32 three-car trainsets to operate on Phase I. Larsen & Toubro is supplying ballastless track, and signalling is coming from Nippon Signalling.