Construction and installation of Hitachi elevators and escalators for Metro Line No. 1 in Ho Chi Minh City

Being the official distributor of Hitachi elevator and escalator system in Vietnam market from August 2009, Thang Uy Trading Co., Ltd is rushing to execute and install 63 equipment including 32 elevators. and 31 escalators for underground stations under the project of Urban Railway No. 1 in Ho Chi Minh City – the first urban railway in Vietnam.

32 elevators and 31 Japanese-made escalators provided by Hitachi, will be constructed and installed by Thang Uy Trading Co., Ltd. at 11 stations with a total length of 17.5km compared to the total length of 19.7 km of the Route. Urban iron No. 1 in TP. Ho Chi Minh. Thang Uy Trading Co., Ltd is expected to complete on schedule and put into operation the elevator and escalator system at Metro Ho Chi Minh stations in 2020.

Metro project, urban railway system in Ho Chi Minh City has a total length of 174 km, including 6 urban rail lines, 2 single track (monorail), 1 tramway (tramway) and 2 branch line leading to Hiep Phuoc port and Long Thanh International Airport. Metro project is expected to be put into operation in 2020 with the first line of line 1: Ben Thanh – Suoi Tien, followed by line no.2: Urban area of ​​Tay Bac Cu Chi – Thu Thiem and Line 5: Saigon Bridge – Durable Can Giuoc.

Ben Thanh – Suoi Tien route is the first Metro line to be built, located in the system of Metro lines, electric trains (estimated six routes) will be built in the City area according to HCMC urban railway planning. Metro Line 1, including 19.7 km (including 2.6 km underground section and 17.1 km overhead section), 14 stations (3 underground stations and 11 elevated stations). Area Depot in Long Binh ward, District 9 with an area of ​​20.9 ha.

These urban railways play an important role in addressing traffic congestion and environmental pollution, contributing to the modern and civilized urban development thanks to the advantages of the Metro system. is fast and automatic transportation when integrated with bus systems and other types of traffic. It can be said that Urban Railway is an important urban transport strategy of Ho Chi Minh City. Line 1 extends from Ben Thanh an important transfer station in the city center. Ho Chi Minh City to Suoi Tien is the gateway to the city and the place is adjacent to provinces like Dong Nai and Binh Duong, this is also the concentration of universities and industrial parks, in the future are hospitals.

All requests for consultancy on the supply and installation of elevators, escalators, load lift sets for urban and building projects, please contact Thang Uy Group.


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