Research on possibility monorail in Casablanca

The authorities in Casablanca have made contact with the Chinese industrial giant BYD to discuss the possibilities.

Authorities responsible for the management of the city of Casablanca have made contact with the Chinese industrial giant and leader in electric vehicles, BYD. Purpose: to discuss a project for a monorail, which is above the city will drive away.

Based on the observation that the tram lines currently available or planned are in Casablanca, in time, will not be able to address the problems of congestion, lack of means of transport and pollution in the metropolis to stop, is currently a other technological option studied. This is a monorail that not much space for its infrastructure.

The newspaper Al Ahdath Al Maghribia reports that the Moulay Hafid Elalamy, Minister of industry, investment, trade and digital economy, announced that this is. In statements to the press claims Elalamy that he the Chinese manufacturer of electric vehicles, BYD has requested a study on the delivery, for the benefit of the city of Casablanca, for different parts electric monorail.

Though nothing has been said about the possible costs of this project, a matter of first a better evaluation of the feasibility, the fact remains that Chinese operators are known as "cheap" and build, whatever the price will be.