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Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation

The Technical Aspects

The Trains
 Trains will be built by AnsaldoBreda and Ansaldo STS  Automated driverless trains  Length: 20m  Width: 3m  Height: 4.1m  Top Speed: 65mph

The Trains
System will be considered a Heavy Rail and not a Light Rail

A heavy rail train

A light rail train

The Trains
Trains will be powered from a third electrified rail instead of overhead wires

Third rail

Overhead wires

The Trains
 Trains will use a Shoe to collect electricity from the third rail

Pantograph used for overhead wires

Shoe used for third rail

The Trains
Maximum capacity of 159 standing passengers per car 36 seats per car 2 spaces for wheel chairs per car 6 doors per car 3 on each side

The Trains
Expected to be powered by four 170hp motors Total of around 680hp Expected to be fed by Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT) semi conductor

Keikyu Series 600 Train


Similar in Size and layout to planned trains for HART

Keikyu Series 600 Train

Inside the train