“Patience,” he asked. Guillermo Calderongeneral director of Metro, the users of the first open work section of Line 1 from Isabel La Católica to Pantitlán, reopening this Sunday, October 29.
The director of STC Metro shows that it is a stage of adjustment of operating hours that, “keep improving”.
On the third day of operations, the users reported on social networks delays of up to 10 minutes in passing trains, in the repaired section.
“This is a phase of settling and maturing that is inherent in any project of this type. wingspan and of this nature, please be patient, it will always be improving, continuously,” he revealed. Guillermo Calderon by Monday’s commitment time, and in the early hours of this Tuesday, October 31, “the estimated time between train runs is 4.5 minutes.”
In a press conference, together with the head of the Government, the official assured that after the change of the first section of Line 1the quality of the flights has improved significantly, in addition to the fact that the duration of the trip between the terminal of Pantitlán and the Pino Suárez letter point is 25 minutes.
“A significant reduction in the times produced before the Renewal integral to the New Line 1,” he said.
Likewise, the director of Metro announced that on Monday, October 30, on the second day of operation, 114,896 passengers boarded this new section, so added to the 201,000 passengers transported from Balderas to Observatorio, 319,782 users were transported to the New Line 1, just on Monday, he was declared Guillermo Calderon.
For now, he said, the stretch rehabilitated It operates with 10 newly acquired trains, and 29 more new trains are waiting to arrive. The first six of these new convoys, “They should be operating by the end of the year.”
In addition, despite the Renewal in the first section, from Pantitlán to Salto del Agua, this last station will not reopen with 11 lines at the moment in operation, and because “logistically it is not viable”-
“Why is Salto del Agua not combined, even if the change reaches Salto del Agua? Because in operation we cannot return the trains to Salto del Agua, between Salto del Agua and Balderas there are no track change devices that will allow us to arrive at one track and return to the other, something we can do between Isabel La Católica and Pino Suárez ”, explained Guillermo Calderón.
Once the waterfall heion the second section of Line 1 will then be opened comprehensively, including the station waterfallhe assured.
This, is after it was announced that this Wednesday, November 1, is the exact date on which the second intervention section, from Balderas to the Observatory, will be closed.