Track renewal in Lyon Perrache Station
1 April 2017 - Projects update and handover - France
La Champenoise (ETF/Eurovia) has begun its 2017 programme of work for Vigirail (SNCF Réseau’s programme for the maintenance and upgrading of railway installations) with a major project: the renewal of 34 switches and crossings and almost 1,200 lm of track in Lyon Perrache railway station.
The first part of the operation was completed in early March. Work continues on the other half of the tracks, scheduled for completion on 7 April 2017.
More than 50 employees are working in a round-the-clock rotation, contributing the complementary skills of ETF’s various subsidiaries – La Champenoise TP & VF, ETF Sud-Est, ETF Luxembourg, ETF Services, ETF Sud-Ouest and ETF Caténaire.
Total value of this operation: €2.5m.