Metros and trams

Line 1 of Quito Metropolitan Railway

The first Quito Metropolitan Railway Line runs along a southbound-northbound layout in the city. It is about 22.6 total kilometres of underground line.
The consortium led by Ayesa supervises the construction of civil works, the provision and assembly of the equipment and facilities system. 
These works have been allocated a budget of 1.538 billion dollars.

Standout figures:

  • Length of the line: 22,663
  • Metro Stations: 15
  • Tunnel length: 19,200 metres
  • Ventilation wells: 13
  • Pumping wells: 10
  • Emergency exits: 10
  • Metro-type electric trains powered by 1,500 dc, with layout of 6 coaches per train.
Year
2015

Location
Ecuador

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