BLS Alptransit - Switzerland

BLS Alptransit - Switzerland


BLS Alptransit - Switzerland1Project description:

  • New base tunnel through the Alps on the main axis Basel – Bern – Simplon for 250 km/h trains.

Customer challenges:

  • Deliver a global solution and turnkey project for power, signalling and telecom cabling, including supply, laying and splicing.

BLS Alptransit - Switzerland Nexans solutions:

  • Responsible for all cable network supplies and installation in parallel with the railway track and catenary build-up.
  • 63 km of 132 kV high voltage cable lines.
  • 512 km of medium voltage cable networks.
  • 692 km of cables for 5 fiber optic networks.
  • All telecom and power components.
  • Turnkey project within a general contracting team of companies including Implenia, Rhomberg, Alstom, Siemens and Alcatel.
  • Whole planning and engineering works of the cable networks.