Growth of the Bucharest metro is continuing

Matea Uhlik Vidović, 26.09.2016.
Metrorex, the company which is in charge of the Bucharest metro has announced that the construction of M5 section between Drumul Taberei and Eroilor has been completed by 82 % on the 15th of September. The TBM was removed from the shaft near the Eroilor 1 station and reintroduced by the Eroilor 2 station to continue excavation works which should be completed in the first half of 2017. Metrorex has issued an invitation to tender for the elaboration of a pre-feasibility study of the extension between the North Station and the Old Progress railway station line 4. The studies should be elaboration over a 30 months’ period and is estimated to a total cost of 12 million euros.


Fig. 1 Line for Bucharest metro

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