Alcatel has won a 80 million Euro contract to supply signaling and telecommunication systems to the Turkish State Railways, for the first phase of Ankara-Istanbul Railway Line Rehabilitation Project. This contract was awarded by the Spanish-Turkish consortium OHL, Guinovart and Alarko , responsible for the entire renovation of the railway line.
According to the announcement note, Alcatel will design, supply, install and commission 24 Alcatel LockTrac electronic interlocking systems for safe and controlled train routing, as well as providing two Alcatel NetTrac centralized traffic control systems, a large number of signals, track circuits and electro-hydraulic points machines, and the Alcatel AlTrac ETCS Level 1 automatic train control system. In parallel, the Company will design, integrate, install and commission an integrated railway communication system, including optical fiber and copper cable networks, a digital transmission system, an integrated telephony solution for operational, emergency and maintenance purposes based on Alcatel OmniPCX Enterprise equipment, and a power SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) system.
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