Brisbane City Council is making Brisbane better by delivering high-capacity and high-frequency Metro services running along the dedicated Brisbane busways.
Tiger Spider was engaged as a subject matter expert for the Brisbane Metro Project, our role included:
- Regulatory approvals for the non standard Metro Vehicles including liaison with the project and applicable stakeholders.
- Input into the technical specifications of the electric Metro Vehicle performance and electric power train requirements
- Provided input into the electric Metro vehicle maintenance and depot requirements specifically electric power trains elements
- Non standard Vehicle Safety Standards and Mass and dimensions
The Metro vehicles will be an Australian-first, using tried and tested European technology that will help future-proof Brisbane’s public transport network. Each vehicle will be 24.4 metres in length and 2.55 metres wide, with the capacity to carry 150 passengers in comfort and 180 passengers in event mode.