A modernisation project for railway line financed by the Cohesion Fund

February 19, 2018

Hat: A modernisation project for railway line financed by the Cohesion Fund

Funding Scheme: 2018-02-19

Pgm2014 2020: Yes

Isfondstruct: Yes

Amorce:

1.3 billion euro from the Cohesion Fund is invested in the modernisation of the rail corridor from the town of Curtici, on the border between Romania and Hungary, and Constanța, by the Black sea.

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Works will focus on significantly increasing speed and safety on the section between Curtici and the town of Simeria, upgrading 13 train stations on the line, improving signalling and passenger information systems and building adjacent infrastructure such as bridges and tunnels.
Several sections of the line have already benefited from other European funds such as the Connecting Europe Facility and the European Investment Fund.

Url description: Press room - European Commission

Url: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEX-18-881_en.htm