Surprisingly, San Miguel Corporation is hoping to take conveyance of four additional trainsets for the Metro Rail Transit Line 7 (MRT-7) project inside the year. The SMC introduced the first trainset last Saturday and the second mentor yesterday on the MRT-7 tracks between University Avenue and Tandang Sora in Quezon City, in the wake of getting customs at the Port free from Manila.
The trainsets, which SMC requested from South Korea’s Hyundai Rotem, showed up in Manila on Sept. 6. These are the main cluster of six trainsets the organization hopes to show up this year. Along with this, SMC had requested an aggregate of 36 trainsets or 108 vehicles from Hyundai Rotem.
In fact, South Korea has one of the world’s best rail line transport frameworks. The appearance and inevitable utilization of these trains for the MRT-7 will place our transportation framework in Metro Manila and in general foundation improvement a few bit higher. This is what SMC president Ramon Ang said in an assertion.
The MRT-7 venture is as of now at 55.3 percent consummation notwithstanding pandemic limitations and forthcoming option to proceed issues. Also, SMC said laborers have finished the establishment of exhausted heaps, braces and other establishment works of the construction.
The rail line will have an electric force framework, PC and correspondences frameworks just as programmed toll assortment. It plans to diminish travel time from Quezon City to Bulacan to just 35 minutes, an extravagance for day by day workers whose standard excursions require hours because of gridlock and restricted vehicle alternatives.
Morever, they are working nonstop to meet the primary trial by the following year. They realize that their comrades are sitting tight for the launch of the MRT-7 so they can encounter quicker, more productive and agreeable travel. This is much more urgent during the pandemic when extra transportation alternatives are needed to take individuals securely to work and back to their homes.