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Old October 19th, 2014, 12:34 PM   #481
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Why didn't they just complete electrification on the SRT Red Line?
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Old October 19th, 2014, 05:43 PM   #482
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That's because the electrification and electric train of SRT light red line is in contract 3 of SRT dark red line. So the light red line have to wait for the dark red line and also Bang Sue grand station to finish.

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do you can provide a exact English translation of the Thai map below showing all projects -it is not direct corresponding with that one above.

thans a lot
The plan in that map are a little bit outdated. Here's the updated plan and the status of all the lines.

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Current lines
Light Green line - (22.25 km)
Dark Green line - (14.5 km)
Blue line - (21 km)
Airport Rail Link - (28.6 km)

Feeder line
Bus Rapid Transit - (16.5 km)

Under constructions
Light Green line south extension - Bearing - Samut Prakan (12.6 km) : Operational in 2017
Purple line - Bang Sue - Khlong Bang Yai (23 km) : Operational in Mid 2016
Blue line extension - Bang Sue - Ta Phra & Hua Lamphong - Lak Song (27 km) : Operational in 2017
Light Red line - Bangsue - Talling Chan (15 km) : Waiting for SRT Red Line - Bangsue - Rangsit to finish for the electric train
Dark Red line - Bang Sue - Rangsit (26 km) : Operational in 2017

Light Green line north extension - Mo Chit - Saphan Mai - Ku Kot (18.7 km) : Construction early 2015

Bidding next year
Orange line - Thai Cultural Center - Bang Kapi - Minburi (20 km) : Bidding Q1/2015
Pink line Monorail - Kaerai - Pakkret - Minburi (36 km) : Bidding Q1/2015
Yellow line Monorail - Lad Phrao - Samrong (30.4 km) : Bidding Q1/2015
Airport Rail link extension - Phaya Thai - Don Muang (21.8 km) : Bidding Q1/2015
Dark Red line extension - Rangsit - Thammasat (10 km) : Bidding Q1/2015
Red line Extension (missing link) - Bang Sue - Hua Lamphong - Hua Mak (25.5 km) : Bidding Q1/2015

Under Design Study
Orange line extension - Thai Cultural Center - Tallin Chan (13.6 km)
Purple line extension - Tao Poon - Rat Burana (23.6 km)
Dark Green line extension - Bang Wa - Talling Chan (7 km)
Grey line Monorail - Vatcharapol - Rama IX Bridge (26 km)

Pending for approval by the Cabinet
Light Green line north extension - Ku Kot - Lam Lukka (6.5 km)
Light Green line south extension - Samut Prakan - Bang Pu (7 km)

Waiting for EIA
Light Red line extension - Tallin Chan - Salaya (14 km)
Light Red line extension - Tallin Chan - Sirirat (6 km)

http://www.prachachat.net/news_detai...sid=1406521869
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Old October 21st, 2014, 02:38 PM   #483
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Bangkok Mass Transit Plan

The cabinet has just approved the strategic plan to develop transportation infrastructure of Thailand for the year 2015-2022.

This consist of the development of public transport network to address the traffic problem in Bangkok and vicinities consisting of 10 mass transit lines,
of which 5 projects will be put forward in 2015.

The lines are:
  1. Orange line (Thai Cultural Center - Bang Kapi - Minburi) 20 km
  2. Yellow line monorail (Lad Phrao - Samrong) 30.4 km
  3. Pink line monorail (Kaerai - Pakkret - Minburi) 36 km
  4. Red line extension (Bang Sue - Hua Lamphong - Hua Mak) 25.5 km
  5. Red line extension (Rangsit - Thammasat) 10 km
  • For the Airport Rail link extension (Phaya Thai - Don Muang) 21.8 km
    The bidding process will begin early next year.
  • For the Light Green line extension (Mo Chit - Saphan Mai - Ku Kot) 18.7 km
    5 bidders have qualified and successful bids will be announced by December. It is envisaged that construction will commence by early 2015.

The progress of mass transit lines currently under construction are as follows:
  1. Purple line (Bang Sue - Khlong Bang Yai) 23 km : 95%
  2. Blue line extension (Bang Sue - Ta Phra & Hua Lamphong - Lak Song) 27 km : 40%
  3. Light Green line extension (Bearing - Samut Prakan) 12.6 km : 40%
  4. Dark Red line (Bang Sue - Rangsit) 26 km : 16%
  5. Light Red line (Bangsue - Talling Chan) 15 km : 100% - waiting for the dark red line and Bang Sue grand station to finish to set up electrification.

Furthermore 3,189 NGV buses will be purchased to replace old ones, of which the first 489 buses will be delivered in January-March 2015.

Map showing under constructions lines, and lines which will begin bidding and construction next year.


http://www.bangkokbiznews.com/home/d...%E0%B8%A5.html
http://www.thanonline.com/index.php?...4#.VEY5d9zoR74
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Old October 21st, 2014, 04:24 PM   #484
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Old October 22nd, 2014, 04:21 AM   #485
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BANGKOK METRO PURPLE LINE DEPOT
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ชมรมคนรักรถไฟฟ้า ได้รับอนุญาติจาก รฟม. ให้เข้าติดตามความคืบหน้าการก่อสร้างศูนย์ซ่อมบำรุง รถไฟฟ้าสายสีม่วง บริเวณคลองบางไผ่

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Old October 22nd, 2014, 03:22 PM   #486
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Bangkok Mass Transit Plan

Speed up four lines under constructions (89 km)
  1. Purple line (Bang Sue - Khlong Bang Yai) 23 km : 2015-2017
  2. Blue line extension (Bang Sue - Ta Phra & Hua Lamphong - Lak Song) 27 km : 2015-2019
  3. Light Green line extension (Bearing - Samut Prakan) 12.6 km : 2015-2020
  4. Dark Red line (Bang Sue - Rangsit) 26 km : 2015-2020



Speed up one line under bidding process (18,4 km)
  1. Light Green line extension (Mo Chit - Saphan Mai - Ku Kot) 18.7 km : 2015-2020



Speed up bidding process for six lines (144 km)
  1. Orange line (Thai Cultural Center - Bang Kapi - Minburi) 20 km : 2015-2020
  2. Pink line monorail (Kaerai - Pakkret - Minburi) 36 km : 2015-2021
  3. Yellow line monorail (Lad Phrao - Samrong) 30.4 km : 2015-2021
  4. Airport Rail Link extension (Don Mueang - Phaya Thai) 21,8 km : 2015-2019
  5. Red line extension (Bang Sue - Hua Lamphong - Hua Mak) 25.5 km : 2015-2018
  6. Red line extension (Rangsit - Thammasat) 10 km : 2015-2017



One line under study
  1. Blue line extension (bang kae - putthamunthon 4) 8 km : 2015-2021



Master plan : 10 lines (464 km)



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Old October 23rd, 2014, 05:48 PM   #487
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wow, great photos.
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