Tramline no. 1 put to public use
With the official rendition of tramline no. 1, TEN-T has finalized and successfully completed the largest of building and construction work that we took an integral part of during the 2013-2014 years. The modernized, reconstructed and extended tramline now runs till the heart of Újbuda.
The works were undertaken via subcontracts with Siemens, Colas Alterra and Pro Montel and carried out keeping close contact with BKK (the public transportation company), completion was to the satisfaction of all involved parties. So much so, that no problems rose during the test run at the end of January 2015 nor since the tramline was put to public use. The project was conducted mainly during 2014 and in this period our company was the sole subcontractor to build a complete overhead line and related power supply system on the entirety of route as part of the complex works conducted on the tramline. In this regard TEN-T was responsible to all aspects from setting up masts to the fastening of the last screw.