Hard lessons learnt for Taipei Metro after massive floods of 2001

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Hard lessons learnt for Taipei Metro after massive floods of 2001

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Taipei Metro holds a world-class reputation for punctuality and reliability, but it hasn't always been a success story. In 2001, Typhoon Nari flooded 16 of its underground stations including a main control centre. It took three months before the MRT became fully operational again.

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