THAILAND: Interlink Communication has awarded Siemens a contract to supply rolling stock and signalling for a peoplemover to be built at Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok.

Due to open in 2020, the 1 km driverless peoplemover will connect the current terminal with a new terminal. Siemens is to supply six two-car rubber-tyred trainsets from its Wien plant, as well as CBTC signalling.

The peoplemover would operate 24 h a day and has a design capacity of 3 590 passengers/h per direction.