project aims at further expanding the capacity of LRT Line 1 to 40,000
passengers per hour per direction (pphpd) from the already expanded
capacity (Phase I) of 27,000 pphpd. Hence, the Phase II project is
intended to cope with the present and expected increase in volume of
passengers using LRT Line 1 and the additional passenger demand to be
generated under an integrated MRT Line 1, 2 and 3 system.
involves the acquisition and installation of air-conditioning units in
the old fleet.