Tuas Depot

Tuas Depot
 Tuas West Depot Entrance along Tuas West Rd
Location Tuas West Road
Operator SMRT Trains
Type At-grade
Rolling stock C151, C651, C751B, C151A, C151B
Future:
C151C
Opened 2016

Tuas MRT Depot is an at-grade train depot serving the East West Line (EWL).

The depot is built at Tuas West, covering an area of 260,000 square metres, and bordered by Tuas West Road, Tuas West Drive and the Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE). It contains a maintenance facility and stabling areas, and is accessed from Tuas West Road. It opened in 2016 along with completion of the Tuas West Extension of the East West Line, from Gul Crescent to Tuas Link.

Situated just after Tuas Link station, there are a total of 2 reception tracks: both heading eastbound towards Tuas Link station.

Contract C1685 for the construction of Tuas Depot was awarded to Jurong Primewide Pte Ltd at a contract sum of S$237.1 million.

Bus Interchange:

On the roof slab of the depot building, a new bus terminal is built, which is accessible via vehicular ramps connecting to Tuas West Drive and Tuas Link 4. For more information, visit the Tuas Bus Terminal article.

Rolling stock:

Tuas Depot maintained C151B trains operating along the East West Line’s Tuas West Extension for testing purposes prior to passenger service back in 2016 up to mid 2017. Currently, on top of the C151B trains, the depot maintains the C151, C651, C751B and C151A trains, as well as C151C trains in the near future.


Gallery:


Future Tuas Bus Terminal


External Links & References

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