Spain to Invest in Rail Works

17 May 2010 (Last Updated May 17th, 2010 18:30)

The Metropolitan Transport Authority for Barcelona, Spain, has approved a $34bn loan for infrastructure projects in the region. The work involves extension works for the Rodalies area, widening the rail network and extending the tram system to 34.8km. Other projects includ

The Metropolitan Transport Authority for Barcelona, Spain, has approved a $34bn loan for infrastructure projects in the region.

The work involves extension works for the Rodalies area, widening the rail network and extending the tram system to 34.8km.

Other projects include extending all lines of the metro network and completing works on Line 9.

Funding for the projects will continue until 2018, according to itsinternational.com.