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OHL to construct Santiago Metro Line 3 extension, Chile [free access]

January 31, 2019

Spain-based Obrascón Huarte Lain (OHL) S.A. has secured a EUR32-million contract from Empresa de Transporte de Pasajeros Metro S.A., the developer and operator of Santiago Metro, to construct a 0.7-km long extension of Line 3.


The extension is part of a plan to extend Line 3 by a total of 3.8 km by 2022. The plan is being implemented in three lots and each lot involves one section of the extension and one station.


Santiago Metro comprises seven lines that together span 140 km and cover 136 stations.


(1 EUR [Euro] = 1.15 USD)