Monorails of Asia
Before the first major monorail of Iran is complete in the city of Qom, a second city in Iran has awarded a contract for monorail. TAM Company, a subsidiary of Irankhodro industrial group, has been awarded the Kermanshah Monorail project. TAM will design and construct all parts of the project including trains, electrical and mechanical equipment, civil structure of the route, switches, stations and a storage/maintenance facility. 14 four-car trains will be capable of carrying up to 16,180 passengers per hour. Completion is expected in 42 months.