By Category : National project
By Progress : On going Projects
By Location : South Region
Owner name : Management Authority for Urban Railways - Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee
Scale project : Gross floor area: 22.600 m² included 4 basements + 1 technical floor
Location : Ho Chi Minh city
Scope of work : Supply and installation of M&E system (package 1a)
Duration : 31 months (04/2019 – 11/2021)
The Ben Thanh - Suoi Tien line is the first Metro line built, in the system of Metro lines, subway (estimated six lines) will be built in the city area according to the urban railway master plan of HCMC.
Metro Line 1 project was started in August 2012. Nearly 20 km long, the route passes through Districts 1, 2, 9, Binh Thanh, Thu Duc (HCMC) and Di An District (Binh Duong).
It is expected that, after being put into operation, at peak hours, the station will receive about 14,000 passengers/hour of departure and arrival, which plays an important role in solving traffic congestion and environmental pollution, and contributing to the development of a modern and civilized urban area. The reason is the advantages of the metro system, which is fast and automatic transportation when integrated with bus systems and other modes of transportation.