17 Dec '11, 6am

North-South Line service resumes after 7-hour disruption

North-South Line service resumes after 7-hour disruption

SINGAPORE: Train services on the entire North-south Line resumed at 1.48 pm on Saturday, about seven hours after they were disrupted due to a possible fault with the power rail system. Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) is gradually improving frequency. Service between Ang Mo Kio and Marina Bay stations were disrupted from about 7.00 am, in the third service breakdown this week for SMRT. During the disruption, bus bridging services were provided at the affected stations. SMRT believes the cause of Saturday's breakdown is similar to the problem that disrupted service on the North-South Line on Thursday night. In the service breakdown on Thursday, a misalignment between the special components - the train track and 'collector shoes' - that trains draw power from, had caused the fault. SMRT's senior vice-president of Communications and Services, Mr Goh Chee Kong said this in ...

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