Replacement trains on Onehunga Line
23 July 2014
Replacement trains on Onehunga
Auckland’s new electric trains are being
temporarily replaced on the Onehunga Line.
Transport says what appears to be an intermittent power
fault occurred twice in 24 hours. AT’s Chief Operations
Officer Greg Edmonds stresses there are no safety issues
associated with the incidents.
“We need to get to the
root of the issue but just as importantly we must ensure
services run reliably for our customers,’ he says. “So
as not to inconvenience customers we have decided to run
Timetables are unchanged.
says a fix could take several days and that minor issues
such as this are to be expected during the commissioning
phase of the new train
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