Home » Projects » Vintu de Jos – Simeria Railway Section

VINTU DE JOS – SIMERIA RAILWAY SECTION

RAILWAY ELECTRIFICATION PROJECT

The project involved the construction of 42,2km railway line from Vintu de Jos to Simeria in Romania. It involved construction of railway stations, bridges, signaling systems and related infrastructure.

The general objective of the project was to improve the mobility on railways along Pan-European Corridor IV, through the upgrading of the existing  line.

This upgrading aimed to increase trains’ speed, improve transport safety and the protection of the environment.

Technical characteristics:

SDCEM provided ALSTOM TRANSPORT with load break switches, disconnectors switches and operating mechanisms for the project’s catenaries. SDCEM scope of supply:

Key data

Location Romania
Industry Railway Electrification
Delivery date 2015
Network Voltage 25 kV AC
End-customer CFR SA, Roumania
EPC ALSTOM TRANSPORT, Roumania
Commissioning date 2015