Adif awards to Siemens Rail Automation the new railway traffic management systems for the Montcada Bifurcació station (Barcelona)


The contract awarded to Siemens Rail Automation, for an amount of 14.17 million euros, contemplates the installation at the Montcada Bifurcació station of the Cercanías de Barcelona network of a new electronic interlocking of the latest generation and based on microprocessors.

In addition, new videographic systems will be installed for local control, audio frequency circuits, signaling devices and replacement of the current analog beacons by digital beacons, electrical connections and technical buildings.

In parallel, the laying and connection of the security and communications facilities will be carried out, as well as the integration of the new interlocks and associated blocks in the current CTC (Centralized Traffic Control) system of the Barcelona França station to the new conditions of exploitation.

Likewise, the renovation and interlocking of tracks 8 and 9 of the station will be carried out and roads 4,5, 6 y 7 wil be rehabilitated.