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SMRT will double the number of ground staff deployed for the second month of shorter MRT operating hours on weekends, which started on Friday night (Jan 5).
In a tweet at 5.49am, SMRT asked commuters to add 30 minutes train travel time between Changi Airport and Tanah Merah stations.
The contract is for the construction of 830m-long tunnels between the existing Punggol station and the upcoming Punggol Coast station.
Up to 160 SMRT staff took advantage of the full-day closure of 19 stations on the East-West Line (EWL) and North-South Line.
Fewer factored in buffer time three years ago, showing that confidence has dropped.
Many caught off guard but 400 staff and crowd marshals direct people to 350 shuttle buses.
Company’s earlier mojo had much to do with the fact that it was led by seasoned transport engineers.
Like the New York City subway, Singapore’s MRT system was derailed after years of bad decisions. It has been getting back painfully on track.
Train driver taken to Changi General Hospital following complaints of numbness and chest pains.