Orange Line Station Improvement Project

San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG)

San Diego, La Mesa, and Lemon Grove, CA


Completion Date
12/2012 estimated

Project Description

The Orange Line Platform Modification projects required the modification and improvements of nine existing LRT station platforms to allow the use of the new model low-floor Trolley on the San Diego Trolley Orange Line. The work included:

  • Raising platform grage to minimum of 8 inches above top of rail with precast concrete pavers and concrete slab overlay
  • Installation of new station passenger shelter structures including foundations, lighting, benches, and signage
  • Relocation of overhead catenary systems, including poles, pole foundations, and wire assemblies
  • Concrete Trackway Paving including integrated rubber Railseal flangeways
  • Installation of conduit raceways and under track crossings, wiring, train-to-wayside detection, PA systems, station electrical and communication systems, electrical and communications service cabinets.