Car Trains

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Holmenkoll Line - History - Metro Upgrade
... spectators during the eleven days would use cars, and all would have to use public transport ... was rebuilt with 115-metre (377 ft) platforms for six-car trains and cost NOK 55 million ... retained the same length, which is designed for two-car trains ...
Metro Transit Rolling Stock - Light Rail - Operations
... Since the completion of three-car station extensions in winter 2010, Metro Transit operates one-, two-, and three- car trains on the Hiawatha Line, depending on ... Many stations on the line were initially built to be capable of serving only one- or two-car trains, as a cost-saving measure all of the shorter platforms were designed and built with future ... Central Corridor line is being built with three-car platforms at all stations ...
Aero Train (Washington Dulles International Airport)
... From the Main Terminal Station, trains travel to Concourse A and Concourse C in one direction, and Concourse B in the other direction ... The Aerotrain runs 4 three-car trains from 500 AM to around 300 PM from which seven three-car trains run from 300 PM until 1100 PM ... From midnight to 5 AM there are usually two three-car trains but sometimes only one three-car train ...
Blue Line (Los Angeles Metro) - History
... The line was originally operated by two-car trains, but proved more popular than expected and 19 platforms were lengthened to accommodate three-car trains in 2000-2001 at a cost of ... These 'three car trains' are actually articulated double rail cars, meaning an effective six car train ... The announcements do not have the same voice as the Siemens trains operated on the Metro Green and Gold Lines but is the same voice as the one that can be heard on the ...
Common Tunnel - History - The Gap
... incompatible in addition to different platform heights, the eastern network used six-car trains with a third-rail power supply, while the western network used ... become the transfer station, by building a balloon loop for the metro, while allowing the western trains to terminate as before ... During trials in January, it was discovered that the tracks were too low to allow all types of trains to open their doors, resulting in the tracks having to be raised ...

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