Light Rail Systems

The Kaduna State Government has earmarked over N4 billion for the Kaduna Metropolitan Rapid Rail Transport project, to begin in 2017.The amount is part of the N24.06 billion provided for projects under the State Ministry of Works, Housing and Transport in the 2017 budget.   Gov. Nasiru El-Rufa’i had on…
Before the opening of T3 within the Paris city boundary, the revival of light rail had already begun in the suburbs. Routes T1 and T2 are, like T3, operated by Régie Autonome des Transports Parisiens (RATP). Although sharing the 'T' identity, T4 is part of Transilien, the arm of state…
The Blue Line to Cosumnes River College (CRC) Light Rail Extension, also known as the South Line Phase 2 project, is being built by the Sacramento Regional Transit District (RT). It is being extended by 4.3 miles (6.92km) from the existing terminus at Meadowview Road to Cosumnes River College.Construction began…
Singapore, one of the most densely populated islands in the world, boasts an excellent modern light-rail network. The system is run by Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (MRT), a company incorporated in August 1987, serving the city's major high-density travel corridors. THE PROJECT Until late 1997, MRT was a basic network…
The Paisley Corridor is one of the busiest commuter routes in Scotland, with more than 1.3 million passengers traversing the route every month. It lies between the Inverclyde and Ayrshire route that connects to Glasgow Central. Inverclyde and Ayrshire are two different commuter lines that intersect at Paisley Gilmour Street…
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