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Cornavin – Eaux-Vives – Annemasse (CEVA)

The Cornavin-Eaux-Vives-Annemasse railway (CEVA) will connect the French city, Annemasse with Cornavin, the main station of Geneve in Switzerland by the end of 2019.

CEVA

CEVA

Client:

SBB and Canton of Geneva

Location:

Geneva, Switzerland

Construction period:

2016- 2019

Executing companies:

RK safetec
Contract value: 

215.000 CHF

The railway project of the French-speaking region of Switzerland envisages extending the existing line between Eaux-Vives and Annemasse via the end-station Eaux-Vives to Champel, Carouge and Lancy up to Geneve-Cornavin station.

The consortium Alpiq and Rhomberg Sersa Rail Group was awarded the tender for the installation and construction of all railway-related infrastructure required for the 16-kilometer long CEVA railway section (Cornavin - Eaux-Vives - Annemasse). The contract was awarded by the SBB and Geneve canton in 2016 and is foreseen to be finished by 2019.

Services

  • Wide coverage WLAN inside the tunnel as well as across the entire construction site
  • Locating staff inside the tunnel using a zone grid of 500m
  • Audible and visual alarm system inside the tunnel
  • Emergency telephones inside the tunnel

Magnitude of services

  • 18 Cable distribution cabinets
  • 18 Emergency telephones
  • 228 Access points
  • 18 RFID Readers
  • Approximately 9 km of fibre optic cables