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CAIRO INNOVIA MONORAIL 300 1/2 AKKA SUPPORTS ALSTOM IN A PIONEERING INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT OF TWO MONORAIL LINES IN CAIRO Berlin, February 26th, 2021 – AKKA is supporting its client Alstom in the pioneering infrastructure project of two new monorail lines in Cairo. The Egyptian capital is one of the fastest growing cities in the world. To improve mobility, two new INNOVIA Monorail 300 lines are being built. According to plans, the 54 km monorail line between East Cairo and the New Administrative Capital and a second 42 km line connecting 6th of October City with Giza are both to begin operations at the end of 2023. Alstom describes its driverless monorail technology as a game changing mobility solution. The Group already has Monorail systems operating in Las Vegas and São Paolo and will be opening soon in Bangkok. Being part of an international consortium, Alstom’s scope in the Cairo project is to design, supply and install the electrical and mechanical (E&M) equipment for the two mono...