MTR CSR Sifang EMU is a train set purchase by MTR; this EMU will be used to run on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link. The train was manufactured by CSR Corporation Limited-Sifang. [1 ] [2 ]
The 9 8-car trains will base on
CRH380A high-speed EMU technology platform, to maintain its security, reliability, economy, comfort and other technical features, and further enhance the performance of collision, fire, electromagnetic compatibility. [3 ]
Technical features [ edit ]
Further improve on collision and fire resistance as well as electromagnetic compatibility and other properties.
low-resistance shape. The optimization of the
bogie design and improvement of the interior structure. Improved bogie
Noise control: Using a variety of new noise absorption materials and noise barrier technology, EMU speed of 350 km/h inside noise keep in 67-69 db level.
axle load still maintained at a level of 15 tonnes (14.8 long tons; 16.5 short tons). High-efficiency
ergonomic passenger interface
Classes [ edit ]
Train will have Standard Class, Business Class and VIP Class.
MTR order information [ edit ]
Reference No. 840
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Title or Scope
Express Rail Link: Rolling Stock
Anticipated Date of Prequalification Invitation
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Covered by WTO GPA (Y/N)
Estimated Range of Cost / Awarded Value
RMB¥ 34.8 Billion
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