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Huawei has been selected to lead Turkmenistan’s Buzhun-Serehtyaka and Bereket-Cilmammet integrated railway communications project.

The company will implement its advanced GSM-R solutions on the Buzhun-Serehtyaka and Bereket-Cilmammet railway lines to support technological evolution of the local railway industry.

Huawei had successfully implemented its GSM-R technologies in Turkmenistan’s Turkmenbasy-Ashgabat (east-west) Line and Cilmammet-Buzhun (south-north) Line in 2012.

Turkmenistan has a total of 3,600km of railway lines, but the country’s transportation capacity have been majorly affected by the outdated and aging communications systems.

Huawei Enterprise Wireless GSM-R product line general manager Wu Ling said: "We are looking forward to working with the Turkmenistan Government on the modernisation of the existing railway system. Huawei is committed to innovation and we will continue to optimise our GSM-R solution offerings, providing high-quality customer-centric solutions and services for railway operators around the world."

" We are looking forward to working with the Turkmenistan Government on the modernisation of the existing railway system."

Huawei’s GSM-R solution will feature the DBS3800 distributed base stations and remote radio units to reduce the impact of antenna feeder loss on radio network coverage.

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Following completion of the project, the top speed of the railway line will increase from 60km/h to 120km/h, while improving transportation efficiency of the railway lines.

Huawei’s GSM-R solutions have covered 24,000km of railway lines worldwide by the first quarter of 2014, while the company secured a 55% share of the new GSM-R contracts globally covering a total of more than 6000km of railway lines in 2013.


Image: Turkmenistan has a total of 3,600km of railway lines. Photo: courtesy of Huawei.