[IT] Mock-up Milan metro on display

From 29.03.2014 until 13.04.2014 a mock-up of the new Metro for Milan could be viewed at the Piazza Duomo. AnsaldoBreda is to deliver thirty new sets, worth 220 million euro, until May 2015. The order is financed by the European Investment Bank.

The new metros should be ready for Expo 2015. The metro trains, with an asymmetrical front design, will be used on the lines M1 (20 units in red) and M2 (10 units in green). They get a maximum speed of 90 kph and they can carry up to 1232 passengers.

Photo: Hitachi Rail Italy