18 Dec '11, 5pm

Trains to slow down at city centre #Singapore

Trains to slow down at city centre #Singapore

Trains will slow down when passing Singapore's city centre after a team of engineers found that equipment securing a rail that carries power supply to trains in that area had been dislodged. In a statement on Sunday , the Land Transport Authority , which together with train operator SMRT fielded a team of 150 staff to examine trains and tracks at the North-South and East-West lines Saturday evening, said they found several instances of dislodged or dropped "claws" at sections of tunnels in the city area where floating slab tracks are installed. LTA said it will continue its investigation to determine if there is any correlation between the floating slab tracks, which are designed to contain the vibration from passing trains so surrounding buildings are not affected, and the dislodged claws being found. The agency said it has directed SMRT to closely monitor the tracks incl...

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