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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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 from the original on 13 February Wikimedia Commons has media related to Citadis. Archived copy as title CS1 Portuguese-language sources pt Articles with French-language external links CS1 French-language sources fr CS1 Dutch-language sources nl Articles containing potentially dated statements from All articles containing potentially dated statements All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from May Articles with dead external links from March Articles with permanently dead external links Articles containing video clips.

Greater Toronto Line 5 Eglinton. The vehicle supply alsgom includes an option for additional vehicles. The Citadis is a family of low-floor trams streetcars and light rail vehicles built by Alstom.


Retrieved 21 October Kaoshiung Kaohsiung Rapid Transit System. Retrieved from ” https: In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Archived from the original on 6 September First Citadis Compact ordered.

Retrieved 27 October Archived from the original on Archived from the original on November 7, AlstomCitadis web presentation. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Regio-Citadis can also be altsom as a dual-voltage or electro-diesel vehicle with various configurations. 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.

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Light Rail Transit Association. 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 employ APS for its entire passenger length although they are still equipped with pantographs for use in the maintenance depot. Views Read Edit View history.

Alstom Citadis

The Citadis family includes both partial and fully low-floor trams and LRVs, in versions with three 20xfive 30x citadus, seven 40xand nine 50x sections. Archived from the original on 13 May 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.


Archived from the original on February 21, Jerusalem Jerusalem Light Rail. Archived from the original on 10 November Retrieved 25 July Other places, such as Torontouse a trolley pole.

Retrieved 26 April Options for 10 [4]. It comprises the following standard variants:. To replace the TFS alsom Used as a light rail.

Alstom Citadis – Wikipedia

First ever Citadis trams from the fifth generation delivered in mainland Europe. Belo Horizonte Belo Horizonte Metro. This page was last edited on 26 Decemberat By using this site, you agree to citadi Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Archived from the original PDF on Surplus units purchased from Metro LigeroMadrid citacis 6 and 3 [37] [38] [39].

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.

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