Singapore Extends Their Railway Network

Singapore Extends Their Railway Network
January 25, 2008 9:30 pm

Singapore’s Ministry of Transport is to spend S$20bn to extend the city’s rail network. The investment will double the network’s length from 138km to 278km by 2020, says Transport Minister Raymond Lim.

The density of Singapore’s rail network will increase by 60% as a result, from 31km to 51km per million in population terms by 2020, comparable to cities like New York and London, says Lim.
A new line will also connect the city centre to eastern parts of the island, adding 48km to the rail network by 2018. is a railway information and news platform. Website presents from all around the world railway sector news, developments, projects and tender for the sector specialists. Railwaynews supports to industry events and announced them for potential participants. Railwaynews plans to collecting data from all around the world, about railway infrastructure, rolling stock, railway transportation datum, geographical datum to present for railway professionals for short term. Railwaynews will build new platforms aims to high value railway business environment for all railway specialists, railway fans and especially railway suppliers and their decision makers. Railwaynews presents whole information from rail professionals to rail professionals.

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