The following Images are courtesy of Contractors MegaStar Nigeria and show the Azikiwe Road Station. The Station appears to be nearly complete and is simply lacking some details such as signage and a few internal finishes. The Intamin P30 is docked at the station, as show in the pictures.
The Intamin P30 is a monorail train, with a designed Maximum speed of 80 km/hr. It has a train length of between 14 to 37 metres, servicing platforms of between 11 to 33 metres. It has a capacity to move between 70 to 210 people per hour.
The train system is designed to have a short time interval, with the P30 arriving in less than 2 minutes. The trains w ill be powered by independent electrical power generation. The P30 People Mover, has also been used in Moscow Russia and there is an airport transit system, being developed for Bologna (Italy), that will also utilize the train.
The People Mover images to the left are courtesy of Intamin.
Written by T.Adeniyi for BBB