New York: Signalling the Subway


CBTC roll-out starts to bear fruit

Testing of CBTC on the Queens Boulevard corridor of the New York Subway is due to begin this month, bringing to fruition a 25-year plan for interoperable train control technology. But the landmark comes against a backdrop of intense political pressure to accelerate modernisation of North America’s largest metro network. Nick Kingsley reports from New York City.

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