TITLE

High-frequency spending

PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Jul2010, Vol. 166 Issue 7, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the investment package approved by the government of the Netherlands worth 4.6 billion euros, which would launch high-frequency services on the busiest parts of the country's rail network. It says that the package covers services in the Den Haag-Rotterdam-Eindhoven, Schiphol-Utrecht-Arnhem and Alkmaar-Amsterdam-Eindhoven corridors. According to the author, the goal is to operate six stopping trains and six inter-city trains per hour in each direction. The estimated growth in passenger usage on these corridors is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
52412383

 

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