In the early hours of Sunday morning, 6 September 2020, a local trainspotter spotted a decommissioned Siemens C651 (SIE) train EMU 203/204 parked outside the scrapyard in Tuas.
Although it was not announced that the Siemens C651 trains were due for decommissioning, these trains were supposed to be undergoing their mid-life refurbishment works. However, the refurbishment works were discontinued in 2018.
In June 2020, the decommissioning of the first-generation Kawasaki Heavy Industries C151 (KHI) trains officially commenced, though it was not mentioned that the Siemens C651 were included in the contract for decommissioning.
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Updated in April 2021