Thales wins East Japan Railway CBTC contract

East Japan Railway has selected Thales to install CBTC on the Joban Line.

JAPAN: East Japan Railway has selected Thales as preferred bidder for a contract to design a communications-based train control system for Joban Local Line in the greater Tokyo area. The scope includes 14 stations on the 29·7 km Ayase - Toride route, along with 70 trainsets.

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