CERTIFER successfully completed the first stage of the Signalling System and Platform Screen Doors’ Independent Safety Assessment for Thomson-East Coast metro line in Singapore.
On January 31, Land Transport Authority (LTA) Singapore hasinaugurated the first stage: a 4.3 km-line and 34 km Mandai Depot, three stations in Woodlands and nine passenger trains as well as two locomotives of Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL).
The Thomson-East Coast Line (TEL) project is divided into five stages corresponding to five geographical sections, with a total of 50km + 64km Depot, 31 stations and 91x4 train sets and 14 locomotives.
CERTIFER, acting as independent safety assessor for T252 Signalling System and Platform Screen Doors for the complete line, delivered its Report for Stage 1 and will accompany its customer Alstom during the entire project, expected to be fully operational in 2024.
With many new projects in Hong Kong, Taipei, Singapore or Hanoi, CERTIFER has significantly increased its footprint in Asia Pacific these last years.