Balagtas, Guiguinto, Malolos PNR stations on full blast construction

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The full blast construction of three PNR Clark Phase 1 (Tutuban-Malolos) stations in Balagtas, Guiguinto an Malolos is continuous, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said.

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The said stations are all part of Contract Package 2 which also includes civil works and elevated structures.

“Ang PNR Clark Phase 1 ay isang 37.6-kilometrong railway system na magdurugtong sa Tutuban sa Maynila at Malolos sa Bulacan. Inaasahang magbibigay serbisyo ito sa 300,000 pasahero kada araw,” DOTr said.

“Oras na matapos ang konstruksyon ng PNR Clark Phase 1 sa taong 2022, inaasahang mapapabilis nito ang biyahe sa Maynila patungong Bulacan sa 35 minuto mula sa kasalukuyang isang oras at 45 minuto,” it added.

Meanwhile, PNR Clark Phase 1 (Tutuban-Malolos) Contract Package 1 which involves stations Solis, Caloocan, Valenzuela, Meycauayan, Marilao, and Bocaue started last month.

PNR Clark Phase 1 (Tutuban-Malolos segment) is part of the bigger North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) project.

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Under NSCR, PNR Clark Phase 1 will be connected to Phase 2 which will extend the line to Clark. It will also be connected to PNR Calamba line which will extend the line to Calamba, Laguna.