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Tel Aviv LRT Red Line to invite bids in 2017 [free access]

April 11, 2017

NTA Metropolitan Mass Transit System Limited has announced plans to launch the tender for procuring signaling system for the Tel Aviv light rail transit (LRT) Red Line in May 2017. Bids for electrification; railways tracks; information, communications and public address system; security, command and control systems as well as low-tension systems are expected to be invited in August 2017.


The Red Line will span 24 km (13 at-grade and 11 underground) and cover 34 stations (24 at-grade and 10 underground). Construction started in 2015 and service is expected to commence by October 2021.