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Abellio Group - Articles and news items

Abellio awarded East Anglia rail franchise

Rail industry news / 10 August 2016 /

Operator Abellio has been named winning bidder of the East Anglia rail franchise from October 2016 for nine years.

Abellio orders 43 TALENT 2 EMUs for Baden-Württemberg

Rail industry news / 7 June 2016 /

Abellio Rail Südwest GmbH has placed an order with Bombardier Transportation for 43 TALENT 2 electric multiple units (EMUs) for operation on the Stuttgart regional network in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

KfW IPEX-Bank to finance Saxony-Anhalt diesel multiple units

Rail industry news / 16 May 2016 /

KfW IPEX-Bank has announced the financing of new diesel multiple units (DMUs) for the regional public transport network in Saxony-Anhalt.

Three companies shortlisted to compete for the next West Midlands franchise

Rail industry news / 7 April 2016 /

The shortlisted bidders are: London and West Midlands Railway Ltd.; West Midlands Trains Ltd.; and MTR Corporation (West Midlands) Ltd…

Abellio places largest ever Coradia Lint 41 regional train order

Rail industry news / 6 April 2016 /

Alstom will supply 52 Coradia Lint 41 regional trains to Abellio for approximately €170 million, representing the largest order ever placed for Coradia Lint 41 by a single customer.

Abellio Germany to operate 12 lines of Saxony-Anhalt network

Rail industry news / 18 December 2015 /

Public transport company NASA is to award Abellio Germany the contract to operate Lots A and B of the Saxony-Anhalt diesel network (DISA).

Go-Ahead and Abellio awarded Baden-Wurttemberg rail contract

Rail industry news / 18 November 2015 /

The Ministry for Transport and Infrastructure for the German state of Baden-Wurttemberg has awarded three contracts to Go-Ahead and Abellio to run Stuttgart Network 1 passenger services.

Rhine-Ruhr Express operating contract announced

Rail industry news / 20 October 2015 /

Local authorities of North Rhine Westphalia have signed two contracts with National Express and Abellio for the operation of Rhine-Ruhr Express services until 2030.

Rhine-Ruhr Express contracts awarded to Abellio and National Express

Rail industry news / 17 June 2015 /

Rhine-Ruhr Transport Authority (VRR) has awarded three contracts for the operation of Rhine-Ruhr Express (RRX) to Abellio and National Express.

Abellio launches new ScotRail franchise

Rail industry news / 1 April 2015 /

Abellio has today marked the launch of the new ScotRail franchise at Stirling Station.

Hitachi Rail Europe and Abellio sign contract to provide new trains for ScotRail

Rail industry news / 12 March 2015 /

Hitachi Rail Europe and Abellio have announced a joint contract has been signed for the provision and maintenance of 70 new trains for the upcoming ScotRail franchise. The trains are financed by Caledonian Rail Leasing.

Hitachi Rail Europe to provide new trains for Abellio franchise in Scotland

Rail industry news / 10 October 2014 /

Hitachi Rail Europe is delighted that Transport Scotland has announced its intention to award Abellio the new ScotRail franchise…


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