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    Wuhu Metro

    Two-line monorail network under construction for 2020 opening. Line 1 will run from Baoshun Rd south via Beijing Rd to Baimashan (30·4 km, 25 stations). Line 2 will run from an interchange with Line 1 at Beijing Rd east via Wuhu mainline station and the Fangte theme park to ...

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    Shaoxing Metro

    Metro under construction, including initial metro line and an inter-urban link to Hangzhou Metro . Shaoxing’s first metro line is under construction from Fangquan north across the historic city centre and original mainline station to reach Shaoxing North high-speed station and Keqiao Coach Center in the northwest, with a ...

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    Bengbu Metro

    Single line under construction of planned six-line monorail network. Construction of Line 2 began in 2019, to run from Changnan Bus Station to Huaiyuan Old River Bay (32·7 km, 24 stations). Work on Line 1 is planned to start in 2021, running from East Xuzhuang to East Fengyang (37·4 ...

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    Yekaterinburg Metro

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    Yokohama Minatomirai-sen

    Opened 2004. Single route serving 6 stations. See Yokohama network map . As part of a redevelopment of the Yokohama waterfront, a tunnelled route was constructed southeast from Yokohama mainline station to Motomachi-Chukagai. It was opened on February 1, 2004 (4·1 km, 6 stations). Services operate through ...

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    Metro 5 SpA

    Single route, opened 2013, under a 27-year public-private concession. See Milano network map . A consortium was established in 2006 to build and operate Line 5, comprising FS Italiane, Ansaldo STS, Alstom, Hitachi Rail Italy and Azienda Trasporti Milanesi , and using Ansaldo STS driverless operation similar to København ...

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    MetroVal

    Phase 1 of light metro network from Monumental north to Cedeño (6·2 km, 7 stations) opened mid-2007. It was extended on 29 April 2015 (1·5 km, 2 stations) north to Francisco de Miranda. Extensions and second line planned. Address Av Navas Espinela Sarrial No 9725 Edo Carabobo ...

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    Metrofor

    Metrofor operates two lines in Fortaleza, which have been modernised to create a metro network. The South Line (24·1 km, 18 stations) opened with limited service in July 2013 using 20 three-car units; full service began 1 October 2014. After initial modernisation of the West Line in 2011 using 6 ...

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    Nantong Metro

    Construction is approved for Phase 1 of a metro serving Nantong on the north bank of the mouth of the Yangtze, though a construction schedule is not yet known. Line 1 would run from a station on the new high-speed line to Shanghai southeast across the city (39·2 km, ...

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    Qom Metro

    Two routes are under construction: a 14 km metro route running from the city boundary on Jafarieh Road southeast via the main station to Jamkaran (14 km, 14 stations); and a monorail (6·2 km, initially 7 stations) from the Persian Gulf Highway in the northeast to Mosalla in the centre, ...

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    Taichung Metro

    Upgrading of a section of TRA's Taichung loop line from Fengyuan south to Daqing created a metro-style operation (31·8 km, 9 stations) which entered service in October 2016; extension is proposed to Changhua. A standard gauge route, the Green line, is under construction from Beitun/Yuanshan south to Xinwuri and Jinma ...

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    Thessaloniki Metro

    Construction started 2006 on this long-planned project; 9·6 km, 13 stations, automated metro. Funding difficulties have further delayed opening; in March 2017 the European Commission approved a funding package that should allow work to be completed for opening in 2020. See entry for Attiko Metro SA. Address ...

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    Vijayawada Metro Rail

    In 2016 tenders were called for construction of a two-line network (26 km, 25 stations); development is managed by the special purpose vehicle Amaravati Metro Rail Corporation, with construction pending final funding arrangements. Address Kaushalya Apartment 1 st Floor, H.No. 40-3- 8 Gummadi Gopal Rao Street Labbipet ...

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    Visakhapatnam Metro Rail

    Groundbreaking ceremonies for the planned 42·5 km Visakhapatnam Metro Rail network in Andhra Pradesh are expected to take place in February 2019. The network would have three lines serving 38 stations. Line 1 would run for 30·8 km from Kommadi in the northeast to NAD Junction in the west, with ...

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    Luoyang Metro

    Work on Line 1 (23 km, 19 stations) running east-west began in 2017. The second of the planned four-line network is pending approval (23·6 km, 15 stations) and would run northwest-southeast. Later, Line 3 (31·2 km, 18 stations) running northwest-southeast, and north-south Line 4 (17·4 km, 12 stations) would ...

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    Palembang Light Rail Transit

    Elevated light metro line (22·5 km, 13 stations) linking Sultan Mahmud Badarudin II International Airport in the northwest with Jakabaring Sport City to the southeast. The line was opened on 1 August 2018 in time for the Asian Games; train fleet was supplied by PT Industri Kereta Api. ...

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    Metro di Salerno

    Line 1 of this metro-style suburban operation opened 2007. Address Via Cisterna dell'Ollo 44 Napoli 80134 Salerno Italy Phone +39 081 552 5398 Fax +39 081 551 0361 Email info@enteautonomovolturno.it Website www.enteautonomovolturno.it Gauge: 1435 mm Length: 8 km Rolling stock 9 EMU ...

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    Metro de Maracaibo

    First section of Line 1 officially opened in 2006, with full opening from Altos de La Vanega northeast to the city centre at Libertador (6·5 km, 6 stations) in June 2009; plans exist for an extension northwest from Libertador to La Curva de Molina. Address Av Don ...

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    Metro de Quito

    Construction of the north-south Line 1 (22 km, 15 stations) began in January 2016 with opening expected in December 2019; funding was approved in 2012, with completion originally planned for 2016. Overhead supply of 1·5 kV DC will power 18 six-car trains from CAF between Quitumbe in the south and ...