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    Metropolitana Milanese SpA (MM)

    MM is the metro construction authority, the operator is Azienda Trasporti Milanesi . MM is also construction authority for Napoli metro Line 1. Address Via del Vecchio Politecnico 8, 20121 Milano Italy Phone +39 02 77471 Fax +39 02 780033 Email info@metropolitanamilanese.it Website www.metropolitanamilanese.it Company size ...

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    Metro 5 SpA

    Consortium established in 2006 to build and operate Line 5 (12·6 km, 19 stations) under a 27-year public-private concession; it comprises FS Italiane, Ansaldo STS, Alstom, Hitachi Rail Italy and Azienda Trasporti Milanesi . The line uses Ansaldo STS driverless operation, similar to København metro, opening in phases from ...

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    Subterraneos de Buenos Aires SE (SBASE)

    SBASE is responsible for metro construction projects and is the controlling authority for operation of the concessioned metro network . Address Agüero 48 1171 Buenos Aires Argentina Phone +54 11 5166 5800 Fax +54 11 5166 5917 Email sbase@sbase.com.ar Website www.buenosaires.gob.ar/subte Company size Employees 100 ...

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    Department of Rapid Transit Systems (DORTS)

    City government department set up in 1987. It is the authority for metro constuction in Taipei, to plan and design the metro network, and manage the operating contract (Taipei Rapid Transit Corp ). The network is planned to continue growing, reaching 270 km by 2031. The first section of ...

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    Midland Metro Alliance

    Established in July 2016 to oversee construction of four planned extensions to the West Midlands Metro light rail network (to Edgbaston, Digbeth, and Wolverhampton station, plus Line 2: Wednesbury – Brierly Hill). The Midland Metro Alliance comprises the West Midlands Combined Authority, Colas Rail and a consortium of ...

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    Mostaganem Tram

    Two-line 14·2 km, 23-stop light rail network under construction since August 2013 for opening in 2020. Line A will run from Lycée Oukraf Mohammed at La Salamandre, where the depot is located, northeast via the city centre and mainline station to Université Kharouba in the north, parallelling the Mediterranean ...

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    Verkehrsbetriebe Zürich

    First line opened 1882; network comprises 14 lines, plus the Forchbahn (qv) light rail line from Zürich Stadelhofen to Esslingen, now S-Bahn Line S18. Also operates on contract the Glattalbahn light rail network northeast of Zürich for Verkehrsbetriebe Glattal (qv). Address PO Box 8048 Zürich Switzerland Phone ...

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    Trensurb

    Single route serving 21 stations. This regional metro is run by a government-owned company; opened in 1985 and extended 1997, 2000 and 2012. A further extension to Novo Hamburgo (5 km, 3 stations) opened on 8 May 2014. A second route is planned, from Azenha south of the city centre ...

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    Tren Urbano

    Automated metro with 16 stations opened 2004; operations are franchised to Alternate Concepts Inc. Address 24 Road 21 Guaynabo San Juan, Puerto Rico, 00966 USA Phone +1 787 723 3760 Fax +1 787 727 5456 Website www.dtop.gov.pr/transporte_urbano Traffic Passenger journeys: 4.835 million ...

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    Transvilles

    Two-line "Y"-shaped network, serving 49 stops. The first section of Line A (9·5 km, 19 stops) opened in July 2006, and was extended west to Denain in August 2007 (9 stops), bringing line T1 to 18·3 km. On 24 February 2014, a second route began operation: sharing the southern leg ...

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    Transtu

    First light rail line opened 1985; network comprises 6 routes. Also operates the Tunis--La Marsa Railway (TGM), a metro-style suburban railway opened in 1872 and electrified in 1905. Address 33 avenue du Japon Montplaisir 1073 Tunis Tunisia Phone +216 71 904 929 Fax +216 71 904 ...

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    Transpole

    Fully-automated driverless rubber-tyred metro (VAL), opened in 1983. Network now comprises 2 lines with 60 stations. Also operates the Lille--Roubaix/Tourcoing tramway (opened 1877) serving 36 stops. Address 276 Avenue De la Marne 59700 Marcq-en-Baroeul France Phone +33 3 20 81 43 43 Fax +33 3 20 81 ...

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    Tula Tramway

    First electric tram line opened 1927. Network of 5 main branches radiating from a city centre 8-shaped loop, operated as 9 routes with 83 stops. Address Ul Lunacharskogo 139 300044 Tula Russia Phone +7 4872 770300 Email tget@tulatrans.ru Website www.tulatrans.ru Traffic ...

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    Tver Tramway

    First line opened 1901 as metre-gauge tramway, regauged in 1929-1930, with the network reaching its greatest extent in 1990, since when closures began. Since 2015 the only surviving route No 5 serving 18 stops is operated at low speeds on poorly conditioned track supported with only emergency maintenance. ...

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    Ufa Tramway

    First line opened 1937, expanding to a peak of 23 routes over a 78 km network by 1986. The network now comprises 6 routes with 40 stops, plus an isolated northern section serving Chernikovka district (16·5 km, 1 routes, 31 stops). A 4·9 km "fast tram" connection between the isolated ...

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    Ulan-Ude Tramway

    First line opened 1958. Network comprises a core figure-of-8 loop line with 3 branches, operated as 4 routes serving 47 stops. Address Ul Sakh'yanovoy 4 670047 Ulan-Ude Russia Phone +7 3012 43 31 06 Fax +7 3012 43 31 72 Email tramways@mail.ru Website www.irkget.ru/towns/ulan-ude ...

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    Ul'yanovsk Tramway

    First line opened 1954. Network now comprises 12 routes with 109 stops. Address Ul Goncharova 2 432000 Ul'yanovsk Russia Phone +7 8422 27 20 50 Fax +7 8422 27 20 50 Email uet_73@mail.ru Website goo.gl/WBJ8Iz Traffic Passenger journeys: 80.3 million ...

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    Vinnytsia Tramway

    First line opened 1913. Connection between two western branches to form a loop opened December 2014 (2 km, 4 stops). Network now comprises 6 routes with 40 stops. Address Khmel'nitskoye shosse 29 21036 Vinnytsia Ukraine Phone +380 432 355060 Fax +380 432 327982 Email vinttu@svitonline.com ...

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    Vitebsk Tramway

    First line opened 1898. Network now comprises 9 routes with 130 stops. Address ul S Pankovoi 1 210601 Vitebsk Belarus Phone +375 2122 41346 Email vttu@vitebsk.by Traffic Passenger journeys: 102 Information year: Company size No. of ...

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    Vladikavkaz Tramway

    First line opened 1904, converted to broad gauge in 1931-1934. Network comprises central loop and 4 branches (two of which are loop lines), with 74 stops, serviced by 9 routes. Address Ul Pashkovskogo 2 362003 Vladikavkaz Russia Phone +7 8672 25 86 56 Fax +7 8672 25 ...