SBB: construction and expansion of the Mattstetten‒Rothrist line

Project overview

The new line between Mattstetten and Rothrist is the heart of the Rail 2000 project. Travel time between Zurich and Bern is to be cut from 72 to 57 minutes thanks to a designed speed of 200 kilometres per hour. The project comprises railway technology for the entire new line as well as the expanded line.

Our services

Management of project planning, site supervision of all railway technology elements. Technical coordination and detailed design plans for tracks, civil engineering and the fit-out of engineering rooms.

Expertise involved

Railway technology, Track design


TU Zschokke Locher AG (now: Implenia Ltd.), developer: SBB AG