New railway between Gothenburg and Borås
The Swedish government has temporarily halted work on Gothenburg–Borås until September 30 2023 pending a new decision how to continue the planning.
Gothenburg–Borås is one of Sweden’s largest commuting routes. Today, many choose to commute by car or bus over train seeing that the train takes too long and has few departures. This contributes to traffic congestion, both on main roads and in the cities.
The Swedish government has temporarily halted work on Gothenburg–Borås until September 30 2023 pending a new decision how to develop the railway between Gothenburg–Borås.
Related to the procurement of consulting assignments for the railway plans for Gothenburg – Borås, we want to provide further insight into the program, its conditions and requirements etcetera. We invite you to take part of the material below regarding background informaton.
Review documents from March 2022.
The program wants to emphasize the value of reading the Consultation Report, to understand how we actively work with consultation in Gothenburg-Borås.
During the ongoing Localization study, a method for sustainability assessments has been applied. The work will be taken further in our upcoming assignments for railway plans:
For our railway planning assignments, the following requirements for the high-speed system will be applied:
• Functional system requirements New main lines, version 1.0 (pdf, 583 kB)
• Technical system requirements New main lines version 1.0 (pdf, 3,19 MB)
Aerial photos and filmed material
It is possible to get access to aerial photos and film material over the route Gothenburg – Borås. Contact the senior procurement officer via the contact information at the top of this page for instructions on how.