24-07-2014Every year Metro makes over to the police more than 1000 of its security camera videos for purposes of cooperation in investigations
The Governing Council learnt today the proposal for award of the maintenance contract for various security systems. Criminal offences have dropped by 20% thanks to the Metro security system and cooperation with the National Police Force. Metro will assign 9.5 million euro in three years to improving security at all its stations and on trains. This includes monitoring and maintenance of the video cameras, access control and the communications system. Proper maintenance of these services has a direct impact on service security and quality
23-07-2014The Community advises large cities in Vietnam and the Arab Emirates on transport integration and management
Today Pablo Cavero visited the head offices of the company IDOM, with which the Transport Consortium is collaborating on a number of international projects. IDOM has opted for the conduct of a sustainable mobility study in Abu Dhabi in conjunction with the Madrid Regional Transport Consortium (CRTM). The Company has also submitted a joint tender with Metro de Madrid for a sustainable urban transport study in Ho Chi Minh City
21-07-2014Metro will endow the new Nuevos Ministerios Station shopping area with a parking lot with 200 spaces
Borja Carabante visited today the space set aside for this parking lot, which has three floors and provides access to the future shopping area. The Company has already invited tenders for the operation both of the shopping area and of the parking lot. Such initiatives bring in new revenues for Metro and help to make it possible to freeze public transport fares.