Renovation of the middle section of metro line M3 can begin

Following the successful public procurement procedure, a contract for the renovation of the mid-section stations was signed on the 27th of November 2019.

The net value of the contract - including a reserve fund - is HUF 90.9 billion, is executed by Swietelsky Építő Kft. The completion deadline is the end of 2022.


December developments in the southern section

As the year draws to a close, we will once again present a summary of the month with a detailed picture gallery and video compilation.

After the start of traffic on the left track on November 16, and the successful switchover, professionals immediately began to dismantle the right track, what process is no different from the previous work.

Photos: Bence Horváth

Video: Júlia Vincze

Expected changes

As a part of a comprehensive reconstruction on the new line, a modern truck will be built, there will be a complete electrical reconstruction, the safety equipement will be replaced, the train control system and conductor systems will be replaced, the passenger areas and the stations will be renovated​. The renovation of the trains have already started. The first refurbished trains have been in operation since March of 2017.