With a vertical rise of 17.5m, it will be one of the longest escalators in the rail network, second only to the 17.56m escalators at Promenade MRT station on the Downtown Line.
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According to a survey by public transport app and mapping provider Moovit, more than half of commuters here were affected by at least one disruption in the past month.
It damaged parts of a screen door at Botanic Gardens station, causing May 3 delay.
Mega facility features new technologies to boost repair efficiency amid expanding fleet.
Door fault at Botanic Gardens station fixed at around 1pm, some seven hours after discovery.
A well-designed railway network should not make for only a robust system, but also for one that is easy to fix when things fail.
SBS Transit, the operator of the North East and Downtown MRT lines, will work with Singapore Technologies (ST) Kinetics to strengthen its rail maintenance and engineering capabilities.
Downtown Line train services will start later on Sundays from May to August, to facilitate testing of the new DTL3 extension.
The extension comprises four aboveground stations beyond Joo Koon station – Gul Circle, Tuas Crescent, Tuas West Road and Tuas Link.
Residents hoping that Hume station will open soon despite LTA’s denial.