Line 3 of the Guadalajara Light Rail. Mexico

Project

LINE 3 OF THE GUADALAJARA LIGHT RAIL (MEXICO)

Client

JV CPVM-ALSTOM

Start date

2016

Finish date

2018

The project consists of the electrification (1,500 Vdc) of the new Line 3 of the Light Rail of the city of Guadalajara (Mexico).

The double track is composed of the following sections:

  • Two viaducts
  • A 6 km long tunnel
  • Workshops
  • Parking spaces

A total of 40 km of track are electrified, with two types of catenary:

  • Flexible catenary: at viaducts, workshops and garages
  • Rigid catenary: at the tunnel

EyM Mexico Instalaciones, S.A. de C.V. has been contracted to implement the detail engineering and the supply, assembly, testing and commissioning of the catenary.