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Old June 28th, 2005, 03:53 AM   #1
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MISC | Platform Screen Doors

Cities With Platform Screen Doors
- Are platform screen doors in use in your city's rail system? If so, where? Who manufactures them? If not, why?

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Old June 28th, 2005, 03:57 AM   #2
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No, not in Toronto because we don't have enough funding for improvements to the system.
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Old June 28th, 2005, 03:58 AM   #3
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Old June 28th, 2005, 04:41 AM   #4
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Old June 28th, 2005, 05:00 AM   #5
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NY has them on the AirTrain.
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Old June 28th, 2005, 06:26 AM   #6
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Barcelona:
-In one station of line 6 and line 7.
-Being installed in line 11, 5 stations.
-Also in lines 9 and 10, under construction.
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Old June 28th, 2005, 08:12 AM   #7
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Not in USA, just only in Las Vegas (full) and Seattle (gate).
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Old June 28th, 2005, 08:43 AM   #8
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Old June 28th, 2005, 09:30 AM   #9
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London, Athens?
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Old June 28th, 2005, 02:03 PM   #10
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^I believe athens don't have them.
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Old June 28th, 2005, 04:58 PM   #11
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London, Athens?
Not in Athens...
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Old June 28th, 2005, 05:03 PM   #12
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Taipei MRT - the world's first retrofit of platform screen doors.
Kaohsiung MRT

Contractor: Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited.
http://www.stee.com.sg/newsrm/2005/02-04.htm

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Old June 28th, 2005, 05:21 PM   #13
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Toulouse and Lille VAL metro have platform screen doors.

Both are completeley automatic metro systems....

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Old June 28th, 2005, 05:37 PM   #14
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couple of them in HK..
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Old June 28th, 2005, 05:59 PM   #15
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In Paris on the Line 14 :









Near Paris on the OrlyVal (airport shuttle) :



Soon in Roissy CdG Airport :


In Lille on the Lines A & B :





In Toulouse on the Line A :



In Rennes on the Line A :
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Old June 28th, 2005, 08:59 PM   #16
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Thats just scary. What if a train stops in the tunnell or a fire breaks loose? I dont like such stations at all. They look futuristic and nice, but safe, nono..

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Old June 28th, 2005, 09:32 PM   #17
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^They are made for security, so In think hey have thought about those problems too, and I bet the doors will open in case of fire.
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Old June 28th, 2005, 11:28 PM   #18
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Quote:
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Thats just scary. What if a train stops in the tunnell or a fire breaks loose? I dont like such stations at all. They look futuristic and nice, but safe, nono..
Platform screen doors can easily be opened manually in an emergency from either side.

EDIT: ^... as far as I know.

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Old June 28th, 2005, 11:33 PM   #19
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Copenhagen has platform doors. The Turin metro will have them, too.
All VAL systems have them.
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Old June 28th, 2005, 11:39 PM   #20
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Copenhagen uses screen doors at platforms throughout its metro network (M-trains only).



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