Information day

Information day for technical contractors 12th November 2018 in Bergen. Monday 12th November, Start registration 11:00, start presentation 12:00

 

Bergen light Rail is a LRT system. The first line opened in 2010 and is continuously being extended.

With the opening of construction stage 3 on 15th of august 2016, the system consists of 20 km double track between the city centre and Bergen Airport as well as workshop and depot facilities.

Design is ongoing for an extension to the west of Bergen (stage 4). A further extension is currently under planning to the north of Bergen (stage 5). 

Construction stage 4.

  • 9 km Segregated double track(grass, ballast and embedded)
  • 2 Tunnels, total of 4 km.
  • A separate 3km bicycle and pedestrian tunnel (world longest)
  • 8 new stops
  • 1 new underground stop
  • New stabling facility for 14-18 vehicles
  • Driving time 15 min
  • Top speed 80 km/h
  • 2 min headway
  • Overhead 750 VDC power supply
  • 5 New Substations
  • 2019 Civil works begins
  • 2022 Start of Service

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(Green line)

Expected propgress for stage 4:

Contract       Discipline        Prequal                 Contract award
D34 Technical instalations Haukeland St.      December 2018  May 2019
D43 OCS July 2019 January 2020
D44 Substations   December 2018   June 2019
D45 LV Power April 2019 November 2019
D51 Track February 2019 September 2019

Appointed designer: Sweco Norway AS

 

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For registration or further information, please contact:

Bergen Light Rail Construction and Development
Fjøsangerveien 50 C, 3. etg. 5020 Bergen
Phone: +47 400 07 400
E-mail: bybanen@hfk.no