Lightrail Track Construction - Cuenca, Ecuador

Tramway, city of Cuenca (Ecuador)

Project
Localisation
Cuenca, Ecuador
Type
Track Construction, Urban Line

Project Information

  • First tramway line of the city « Santa Ana de los Cuatro Ríos de Cuenca » in Ecuador
  • Major constraint : UNESCO World Heritage city

Construction of 10,5 km of track

Start – End
2013 – 2015

Client

ALCALDIA DE CUENCA

Challenges

Key Figures

  • 10,5 km of double tracks, including 4 km crossing the historical center
  • 20 stations
  • 5 power supply stations and a deposit area around kilometer 2.5
  • 14 tramways
  • 120 000 passengers/day