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Rail 2009-ES-03102-E

High speed line Valladolid-Burgos-Vitoria. Track bed works for sub-sections: Nudo Norte de Valladolid-Cabezón de Pisuerga, San Martín de Valvení-Nudo de Venta de Baños y Torquemeda-Quintana del Puente

Programme:

This action is part of Priority Project 3 (High-speed railway axis of south-west Europe) and comprises a key element for the corridor which connects the Madrid-Segovia-Valladolid high- speed line with the Basque country high-speed line.

 

The Valladolid-Burgos-Vitoria high-speed line will be made up of two electric tracks of international width or UIC (1,435 mm), with rails of 60 kg/m, that together with the rest of the superstructure, will be placed on a platform with a width of 14m. It has been designed to reach a maximum speed of 350 km/h, with maximum slopes of 25 thousandths per metre.

 

The proposed action is structured into three activities namely:

  • Track bed works. Subsection: North Valladolid Link-Cabezón de Pisuerga
  • Track bed works. Subsection: San Martín de Valvení-Venta de Baños Link
  • Track bed works. Subsection: Torquemada-Quintana del Puente

 

This project has been completed.

 

Budget: 

 

National budget:

 

€61,616,000

Total project cost covered by this Decision:

 

€77,020,000
 

Percentage of EU support:  

 

Works: 20%

EU contribution: 

 

€15,404,000

 

Download the Info Sheet about this project:

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Member States involved:

Spain

 

Implementation schedule:

Start date: May 2009

End date: June 2012

 

Beneficiary & Implementing body:

 Administrador de Infraestructuras Ferroviarias (ADIF)

 

Additional information:

 European Commission, DG MOVE


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