Kaohsiung Tram

Case studies


Construction of the first phase of the LRV circular line in Kaohsiung city in Taiwan. This is a turn-key project in which CAF supplies the rolling stock, signalling system, electrification, ticketing system and the integration of all subsystems in addition to Project Management.

Rolling stock

  • Suministro de 9 tranvías Urbos 100 con Greentech Freedrive OESS.
  • First LRV system in the world on a fully catenary-free route.
  • The complete supply of equipment for the maintenance workshops.

Civil works

  • Laying of more than 20 km of embedded track.


  • Design and installation of tram traffic signalling.
  • Control of operations.
  • Critical communications.


  • Power substations, overhead rapid charge points and SCADA system.

Other subsystems

  • Non critical communications, ticketing and video-surveillance systems.