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Honolulu Rail for Growth will utilize state-of-the-art moving blocks instead of conventional signaling.

Moving Block Benefits

  • Driverless
  • Safe separation is maintained at all times
  • High position resolution
  • Fully protected bi-directional mode of operation
  • Multiple trains can be located in same area
  • Increases throughput
  • System capability of meeting 75-second headways
  • Minimizes human error
  • High level of reliability and availability
  • Precise station stopping
  • Low operation and maintenance costs
  • Interfaces to report train information to passengers
  • Announcement systems


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