• Transport infrastructures

Fortaleza Metro: we are strengthening our experience in railway infrastructures

We are constructing the Eastern Line in the city's metropolitan rail network, a project with a 355 million euro budget running over 48 months.
Metro Fortaleza

Metro Fortaleza

  • Sacyr Infrastructures
  • Railway infrastructures
  • Brazil

Sacyr Infrastructures

14/10/2020

Sacyr Ingeniería e Infraestructuras, working as part of a consortium with the Brazilian building firm Ferrera Guede, is building phase 1 of the Eastern Metro Line in Fortaleza. This is one of the most popular cities in Brazil with tourists, carrying around 150,000 passengers a day. 

The work includes laying the track from the Tirol-Moura Brasil station to the rail yard, located after Papicú station. 

The project encompasses 7.3 km of tunnels, 6 km of which will be excavated using tunneling machinery. It also includes five underground stations (Tirol, Central Chico da Silva, Colegio Militar, Nunes Valente and Papicú) and one overground station (Tirol-Moura Brasil). 

150,000

PASSENGERS  

a day  

5  

STATIONS

Under construction

355

MILLION EUROS

invested

Team

With this project, we are looking to promote mobility in the city but also to contribute to its economic and social development. A total of 600 people are currently working on this major construction project, which will improve connections for one of the country's most popular tourist destinations. At Sacyr, not only do we build the best infrastructure; we also strive to improve people’s quality of life 

600

PEOPLE

Involved in the project

  • Sacyr Infrastructures
  • Railway infrastructures
  • Brazil

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