High Speed Line (HSL) Zuid

The Netherlands - Siemens project

High Speed Line (HSL) Zuid

High Speed Line (HSL) ZuidProject description:

  • Dedicated 100 km high speed rail line between Antwerp (Belgium) and Amsterdam (The Netherlands), allowing the Thalys network to link Paris – Brussels – Cologne – Amsterdam.

Customer challenges:

  • A new 7.2 km submerged tunnel under the Netherlands’ Green Heart Pasture Reserve.
  • All cables must be halogen-free, armoured and had to be delivered immediately.

High Speed Line (HSL) ZuidNexans solutions:

  • Siemens wanted one single contact within Nexans.
  • Deliveries from plants in Germany, Lebanon, Turkey and Belgium, all through one single quote.
  • Fast reaction times.