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DESCRIPTION
The fist section of Catania metro opened in 1999 running underground from Borgo to P.zza Galatea and ground level (along the coast) from P.zza Galatea to Porto (serving the railway station). An intermediate branch (P.zza Galatea- Stesicoro) opened on December 2016; the section to Porto has been temporally closed (it will reopen together with the northwestern extension to Nesima; expected date 2017).
Metro interchanges with Circumetnea railway (suburban railway service) at Porto stop.
(last modified February 19, 2017 )
HISTORY
datesection nameline
27-06-1999Borgo-Porto--
20-12-2016Galatea-Stesicoro--
(last modified February 19, 2017 )
TECHNICAL DATA
Single line length (Km)
--
Single line stops
--
Single line avg. distance (km)
--
Total track length (km)
5.7
Total network stops
7
Avg. stop net distance (km)
1.0
Type
steel wheels
Current/Voltage
3000 V DC overhead
Guide/gauge
standard gauge rails (1435 mm)
Vehicles builder
FIREMA
Model
M88
Operator
FCE
(last modified February 19, 2017 )
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