SRT is undertaking a modernisation of the country’s network, which includes the electrification of all lines within 500km of Bangkok.

Thales and River Engineering will install ATP on sections of the Northern, North-Eastern, Eastern and Southern lines, with the project due to take two years to complete.

The 21-station Hua Mak - Laem Chabang stretch will be the longest to be equipped with ETCS.