Rail Projects

Below, you can read about a small selection of projects planned with ProVI. These include everything from light and suburban railway design to the design of high-speed lines.

Karlsruhe–Basel, Appenweier–Hohberg line extension

Karlsruhe–Basel, Appenweier–Hohberg line extension

New 15 km line for freight traffic
Project duration: 2017–2024
Construction costs: approx. €1.8 billion
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: basic evaluation, overall planning, preplanning, design planning, approval planning

U4 subway line, Horner Geest, Hamburg

U4 subway line, Horner Geest, Hamburg

2.7 km subway line
Project duration: 2016–2020/2026
Construction costs: approx. €450 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: basic evaluation, preparation of award; building and structural planning of civil engineering structures, traffic infrastructure building planning, technical equipment, line route design, supply lines and subsoil

BIM pilot intersection project, Bamberg

BIM pilot intersection project, Bamberg

Expansion of existing electrified two-track line to four tracks
Project duration: 2018–2023
Construction costs: approx. €1 billion
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: overall BIM-based planning, basic evaluation, preplanning, design planning, approval planning and visualization

Erding Ring Closure – parcel B, Munich

Erding Ring Closure – parcel B, Munich

Improvement of rail link to Munich Airport
Project duration: 2007–2021
Construction costs: approx. €725 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: rail and road traffic infrastructure, tunnels, bridges, underground station, structural planning, signaling equipment, catenary

New Wendlingen–Ulm line, planning approval section 2.2

New Wendlingen–Ulm line, planning approval section 2.2

Project duration: 2002–2020
Construction costs: approx. €900 million
Planner: ILF Beratende Ingenieure ZT GmbH
Services: basic evaluation, preplanning, design planning, planning approval, tender

Reconstruction of Ostkreuz station, Berlin

Reconstruction of Ostkreuz station, Berlin

Project duration: 2013–2020
Construction costs: approx. €473 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: building planning of civil engineering structures and traffic infrastructure, structural planning, technical equipment

Tram extension of 2nd line section from Kehl-Bahnhof to Kehl-Rathaus

Tram extension of 2nd line section from Kehl-Bahnhof to Kehl-Rathaus

1.1 km urban line section with two stops
Project duration: 2013–2019
Construction costs: approx. €19 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: surveying, subsoil, traffic infrastructure building planning, specialist planning of technical equipment across all service/construction phases and traffic routing plans

Bashaide–Rastatt Süd branch

Bashaide–Rastatt Süd branch

10 km line section
Project duration: 2016–2018
Construction costs: approx. €40.5 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: planning of earthworks and superstructure works, drainage systems, underground cable works, noise protection walls

Grosse Wendlinger Kurve (Big Wendlingen Curve) on new line

Grosse Wendlinger Kurve (“Big Wendlingen Curve”) on new line

Planning of 1st section in slab track on new Wendlingen–Ulm line
Project duration: 2017–2018
Construction costs: approx. €15 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: building planning of traffic infrastructure and
civil engineering: design and approval planning
structural planning: design planning

2nd main suburban railway line, Munich

2nd main suburban railway line, Munich

10 km suburban railway line
Project duration: 2004–2017
Construction costs: approx. €3.5 billion
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: basic evaluation, preplanning, design planning, approval planning, overall coordination of designers

Upgrade to Stuttgart–Augsburg line with new line section

Upgrade to Stuttgart–Augsburg line with new line section

Section: Wendlingen–Kirchheim, 11 km high-speed line
Project duration: 2003–2016
Construction costs: approx. €640 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: general planning, preplanning, design planning, approval planning

New Ebensfeld–Erfurt line, overall project

New Ebensfeld–Erfurt line, overall project

107 km high-speed line
Project duration: 1992–2015
Construction costs: approx. €1.95 billion
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: preliminary design, route variants, line determination, planning approval process, design, tender, implementation planning, overall coordination, surveying

T2 tram line, Le Mans, France

T2 tram line, Le Mans, France

Extension of tram network in Le Mans
Project duration: 2011–2014
Construction costs: approx. €45 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: basic evaluation, preplanning, design planning, tender, implementation planning
Areas: track construction, 750 V catenary, power

Green Line (Jerusalem Light Rail), Israel

Green Line (Jerusalem Light Rail), Israel

17 km light rail line
Project duration: 2010–2013
Construction costs: approx. €500 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: track construction, depot, vehicles, power supply, catenary, control center, train protection, preplanning, approval planning, tender

New Cologne–Frankfurt line, section B

New Cologne–Frankfurt line, section B

Project duration: 1992–2007
Construction costs: approx. €280 million
Planner: OBERMEYER Planen+Beraten GmbH
Services: basic evaluation, preplanning, design planning, planning approval, implementation planning, inventory planning

Koralm Railway, Graz–Klagenfurt

Koralm Railway, Graz–Klagenfurt

Section: Mittlern–Althofen
Contract section 60.1, Mittlern; contract section 60.2, Kühnsdorf
Planner: Die Ingenieure ZT GmbH
Services: tender and implementation project and various visualizations
Client: ÖBB Infrastruktur

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT construction project

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Access MRT construction project

Planner: Radermacher
Services: slab track system for Taipei airport link; realization of superstructure project on 45 km of viaducts and 11 km of tunnels

Track repair work for Würzburger Strassenbahn GmbH

Track repair work for Würzburger Strassenbahn GmbH

Project duration: annual repair work
Planner: Würzburger Straßenbahn GmbH
Services: track network realignment of Würzburg tram for repairs; includes alignment calculation, rail division plan and envelope curve analyses