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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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.
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.
It is set to improve as upgrading works catch up with those on N-S Line, says CEO.
SMRT claims marked improvement for North-South and Circle Lines.
Residents hoping that Hume station will open soon despite LTA’s denial.
SMRT says new signalling system will eliminate problem.