Double Track Railway from Nakhon Pathom – Chumphon
Project Name :
Double Track Railway from Nakhon Pathom - Chumphon
Nakhon Pathom - Chumphon Provinces
State Railway of Thailand (SRT)
Project Cost :
33,982 million Baht
Project Duration :
February 2018 – January 2021
Project Description :
The project is divided into 6 contracts consisting of civil works and track works 5 contracts (from Nakhon Pathom-Nong Pla Lai, Nong Pla Lai-Hua Hin, Hua Hin-Prachuap Khiri Khan, Prachuap Khiri Khan-Bang Sapan Noi and Bang Sapan Noi-Chumphon) and design, provision and installation of signaling and telecommunication 1 contract (from Nakhon Pathom-Chumphon).
Construct new at-grade track parallel to the existing track for about 420 km except at Hua Hin Station where it is elevated track for about 4 km.
Construct 423 railway bridges
Construct 120 overpasses.
Construct 37 U-turn bridges.
Construct 12 underpasses.
Construct 33 box culverts.
Construct new stations or improve the existing stations, totaling 58 stations, and 1 elevated station and 9 halts.
Construct 1 centralized traffic control building.
Construct 6 container yards at Thung Ma Mao Station, Sam Roi Yot Station, Waghor Station, Na Phak Khuang Station, Map Ammarit Station and Sa Pli Station.
Design, provide and install signaling (automatic train protection, ATP) and telecommunication system along the railway.