SIGNAL+DRAHT | Issue 03/2019

Modernised signalling technology for Metro in Medellín, Colombia

March 2019 | Editor

Siemens Mobility has received an order from Metro de Medellín, Colombia, to modernize the track-side signalling technology on Line A and the Patio de Bello train control center. The contract includes system design, implementation and certification of the trackside signalling system. In addition, the interaction between the on-board systems of the trains and the track-side infrastructure will be optimized. The contract is worth 42 million EUR. The project brings the signalling technology, which was installed more than 20 years ago on the city’s first metro line, up to date....