Adaptable, aesthetic and economical: the Alstom Citadis range is the definitive, world-acknowledged urban tram and light rail vehicle solution that will transcend . Citadis is a class of low-floor trams developed by France based transportation company Alstom. It is built on a standard platform which can be easily customised . At the start of this year, French multinational company Alstom revealed its next generation of Citadis trams, the X

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Retrieved 25 July Retrieved 21 October The vehicle supply contract includes an option for additional vehicles.

Archived alwtom the original on The Citadis trams in Nice operate off a set of nickel metallic hydride batteries in two large open spaces where overhead wires would be an eyesore. First Citadis Compact ordered. Archived from the original on February 21, Light Rail Transit Association. Fronting the French tramway revolution”. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Alstom Citadis

Belo Horizonte Belo Horizonte Metro. Other places, such as Torontouse a trolley pole. The Citadis family includes both partial and fully low-floor trams and LRVs, in versions with three 20xfive 30xseven 40xand nine 50x sections.

Aan het einde van hebben naar verwachting alle Citadis-trams airco. Archived from the original on 13 May First ever Citadis trams from the fifth generation delivered in mainland Europe.


Like most trams, Citadis vehicles are usually powered by overhead electric wires collected by a pantograph cittadis, but the trams in several places do not use pantograph current collection entirely.

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It comprises the following standard variants:. Kaoshiung Kaohsiung Rapid Transit System. Archived from the original on 13 February As of [update]over 2, Citadis trams have been sold and 1, tramways are in revenue service throughout the world, with operations in all six inhabited continents.

Archived citwdis the original PDF on The Citadis is a family of low-floor trams streetcars and light rail vehicles built by Alstom.

Another option is to use on-board batteries to store electrical power, allowing brief periods of catenary-free operation without the need to install special infrastructure. Retrieved 26 April Views Read Edit View history. To replace the TFS [31] Used as a light rail.

Options for 10 [4]. On the networks in France and in Sydney, the trams switch to conventional overhead wires in outer areas, [9] but the Dubai vehicles are the first to xlstom APS for its entire passenger length although they are still equipped with pantographs for use in the maintenance depot.


Archived from the original on 6 September Archived from the original on November 7, Wikimedia Commons has media related to Citadis. The most popular solution is Alstom’s proprietary ground-level power supply APS, first used in Bordeaux and subsequently in AngersReimsOrleansToursDubaiJaneiroand in the future, Sydneyconsisting of a type of third rail which is only powered while it is completely covered by a tram so that there is no risk of a person or animal coming into contact with a live rail.

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Surplus units purchased from Metro LigeroMadrid in 6 and 3 [37] [38] [39]. AlstomCitadis web presentation. Retrieved 27 October Dagelijks wordt de Rotterdamse tram door zo’n In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Archived from the original on 10 Cihadis Retrieved 12 May The Regio-Citadis can also be built as a dual-voltage or electro-diesel vehicle with various configurations.

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