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LG CNS, pioneered the Middle East Smart Transportation Market! 2016-04-29

- LG CNS, pioneered the Middle East Smart Transportation Market! -

■ Entered transportation market in Middle East for the first time... establishing a beachhead for growing Middle East transport market
■ Built a consortium with domestic small and medium enterprises(SMEs), meaning overseas expansion of SMEs alongside conglomerates

LG CNS, Korea's leading smart transportation service provider and IT company, pioneered a smart transportation market in Middle East.

LG CNS announced, on this past 28, that it won the order for Light Rail Transit (LRT, Light Rapid Transit) platform screen doors (PSD, Platform Screen Door, PSD hereinafter) system building project in Lusail, Qatar.

The project is to install screen doors at 11 stations on 4 lines of light rail project which is under construction in Lusail, Qatar with a scale of KRW 30.7 bn.

This project is meaningful in that it is the first business of LG CNS entering in the Middle East transportation market that had been taken over by some major global providers of transportation IT field.

This order is being evaluated to have established a beachhead for subsequent work orders in Qatar, along with a foothold in growing transportation markets of Middle East including Saudi Arabia, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

LG CNS has been so far acknowledged for supreme technology based on its own solutions, competing with global leading companies and winning orders of smart business transportation markets in South America, Europe, Southeast Asia including Pasto in Colombia , Athens in Greece, Wellington in New Zealand and Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia.

On the other hand, this project also means the overseas expansion of small and medium enterprises(SME) alongside conglomerates

LG CNS plans to perform the project by organizing consortium with domestic professional SMEs such as Woori technology, Boseong R&D having rich experience in each part of PSD system building, with the screen doors equipment and IT solutions which are all locally developed.

"Based on smart traffic end-to-end solution technology and building know-how, such as FMS(Fleet operation Management System), AFC(Automatic Fee Collection system), railway communication along with this PSD business recognized in the global market, we will continue to pioneer the emerging Middle East market." said Eung-jun Lee, Vice President of LG CNS's Smart Transportation Business Division.

LG CNS had successfully carried out the Kuala Lumpur cityMonorail PSD System in 2011.

The images of platform screen doors

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