Shortening connecting times
at airports and metros
ACCEL provides an efficient solution to the dominating global challenges of urbanization – alleviates traffic congestion by improving access to metro stations and attracting up to 30% additional passengers.
In airport terminals it offers a reduction of connection times between gates by up to 70%.
at a glance
Allows one-way or bi-directional traffic with only one ACCEL.
Handrail totally synchronized with pallet band.
Continuous handrail running at high speed below handrail.
ACCEL provides effortless movement between medium distance destinations without having to board and disembark vehicles.
Passengers step onto the ACCEL at normal walking speeds, accelerate smoothly up to 7.2 km/h, or even 12 km/h for passengers who continue walking on the pallet band, and then decelerate to normal speed when leaving the system. ACCEL generates time savings of 70%.
ACCEL is capable of moving 7,300 passengers per hour per direction in a permanent flow, totally eliminating waiting times.
Max. speed of 2 m/s
Time savings up to 70%
7,300 pphpd (passengers per hour per direction)
No waiting time/areas
Proven pallet/handrail systems
Easy to use
Safe, comfortable ride
No instructions required
No major impact on the construction
Services recommended lengths of up to 1,500m
Applicable to medium distances more efficiently
A metro access at less than 500 m to any citizen
Improved Public Transport Quality by extending the distance between train stops