Euro Cap Rail on the Brussels-Luxembourg-Strasbourg railway axis
This project, part of the Priority Project 28 (EuroCap-Rail: Brussels-Luxembourg-Strasbourg railway axis), aimed to modernise and improve the existing railway between Brussels and the Luxembourg border to allow a significant increase in train speed and therefore a large reduction in travel time.
This project concerned a 226 km section from Brussels to Luxembourg. Works were mainly focused on:
This project improved comfort, safety and travel time for passengers travelling between the North Sea, France, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Germany or Italy through Belgium.
The Action is closed
EU contribution: €13,294,347
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This project was also looked at during the Mid-Term Review of the 2007-2013 TEN-T Multi-Annual Work Programme.