Tram begins tests today on Av. Las Americas

Cuenca’s tram 14 tram units began “live” tests on Monday which will continue to February 23. The trains will run without passengers from the rail yard at Avs. Unidad Nacional and Mexico to the Feria Libre market on Av. Las Americas. The tests, conducted by the city transportation office (EMOV) and the French construction contractor ACTN, include integrity tests of the rails and the overhead electrical system, said Jaime Guzmán, tram project director for the city. In addition, safety protocols will be evaluated during the testing period. He added that transit police will be positioned along the rail line to…

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