Upgrading of the Tyrrhenian railway line Battipaglia-Reggio Calabria: construction of the new SSE at Vibo Pizzo and upgrading of the SSE Sambiase and Gallico
The project falls within the scope of the NOP “Infrastructures and Networks” 2014-2020 among the projects for completion coming from the previous plan. It is part of the more ample Program of operations concerning the Battipaglia–Reggio Calabria main line the objective of which is to increase the infrastructure’s reliability in terms of substrate and artifacts as well as of technological systems.
The operations include the upgrading of the line to the more recent operating standards, also with a view of achieving an increase in performance to be offered. The operations consist in the construction of the new SSE - electricity substation with LP 66 kV in the Vibo Pizzo railway station; reclassification up to 150 kV of the Sambiase SSE and 2nd stall 150 kV SSE RC-Gallico.
The project envisages three functional lots: SSE of Sambiase, SSE ofi Vibo Pizzo, SSE of Gallico. The aim is to upgrade and refurbish the power supply to allow for greater absorption levels.
Identity card of the intervention
Beneficiary: RFI - Rete Ferroviaria Italiana
Action Line: I.1.1
Start and end date: November 2013 - March 2017
Location of the intervention: Reggio Calabria, Lamezia Terme, Vibo Valentia Comuni: Regio Calabria, Lamezia Terme, Pizzo Calabro, Feroleto
OP Contribution: 4,6 mln€