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Publication: ETCS - The successful commissioning of the Red Line in Thailand

What is the article about?

The technical advantages of the European Train Control System (ETCS) has led to its successful establishment outside Europe. Amongst other projects, the Red Line in Thailand trusts on ETCS to improve the urban rapid transit system in the Bangkok metropolitan area. The Red Line comprises two elevated lines from Bangkok’s newly built Bang Sue Grand Station, which was designed for up to 624,000 passengers per day. Thales was responsible to equip the Red Line with an ETCS Level 1 trackside system. Get more project insights within this article.

Read the full article here from SIGNAL+DRAHT Issue 7+8/2023

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SIGNAL+DRAHT is a leading international specialist medium for control and safety technology as well as communication and information technology in rail transport.
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