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SNCF to invest EUR46 billion in Île-de-France network during 2017-2027 [free access]

May 10, 2017

French railway operator SNCF has announced plans to invest EUR46 billion for the modernisation and development of the railway network in the region of Île-de-France until 2027. The investments will be made in modernising and renewing the network (EUR28 billion); modernising the industrial and technology infrastructure for network management (EUR2 billion); complying with security and accessibility norms (EUR4.5 billion by the state and region); and developing regional rail transport within the framework of the State-Region Plan Contracts/contrat de plan État-région.

 

 (1 EUR [Euro] = 1.09 USD)