Admiralty MRT Station
Admiralty MRT Station
Stesen MRT Admiralty
Platform of Admiralty MRT station.
|Address||70 Woodlands Avenue 7
|Opened||10 February 1996|
|Operator||SMRT Trains (SMRT Corporation)|
The government came up with a proposal to build the North South Line Woodlands Extension in 1990 with the aim of extending the then existing North-South and East-West lines, thus connecting Choa Chu Kang in the west to Yishun in the north. Admiralty was one of the four stations in the initial proposal which was later expanded to six. Construction commenced in 1991 and the station was opened on 10 February 1996 along with the other five stations on the Woodlands Extension.
Following numerous incidents of commuters falling on the tracks and unauthorized intrusions, the Land Transport Authority made the decision in 2008 to install half-height platform screen doors for all above-ground stations in phases. Installation started on 4 October 2011 and started operations since 22 December 2011 with Marsiling.
High volume, low speed (HVLS) fans
Station installed with Rite Hite Revolution High Volume, Low Speed (HVLS) fans and commenced operations on 9 November 2012 together with Sembawang.
|L2||Platform A||North South Line towards NS1 EW24 Jurong East via NS9 Woodlands (→)|
|Island platform, doors will open on the right|
|Platform B||North South Line towards NS27 CE2 Marina Bay via NS11 Sembawang (←)|
|L1||NSL Concourse||Faregates, Ticketing Machines, Station Control, Admiralty Place|
|Destination||First Train||Last Train|
|Mon – Fri||Sat||Sunday &
|North South Line|
|to NS1 Jurong East||5.33am||5.34am||5.58am||12.27am|
|to NS27 Marina Bay||5.30am||5.30am||5.47am||11.18pm|
|to NS19 Toa Payoh||–||–||–||11.53pm|
|to NS16 Ang Mo Kio||–||–||–||12.06am|
- Thulaja, Naidu Ratnala (November 10, 2003). "Woodlands MRT line". National Library Board Singapore. Retrieved February 1, 2012.
- Wong, Siew Ying (January 26, 2008). "Above-ground MRT stations to have platform screen doors by 2012". Channel NewsAsia. Retrieved February 1, 2012.
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