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Rail industry news / 5 December 2016 /
Bombardier Transportation has received an order from SNCF and STIF for 52 additional Francilien Electric Multiple Unit (EMU) commuter trains.
Rail industry news / 30 November 2016 /
The arrival of Northern’s Head of New Trains will set in motion the operator’s multi-million pound programme of modernisation, delivering 281 new carriages due to enter service from 2018 onwards.
Rail industry news / 24 November 2016 /
SNCF has placed an order for 40 Bombardier Omneo Premium double deck intercity trains on behalf of the region of Normandy.
Rail industry news / 22 November 2016 /
Montréal’s Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT) has awarded Bombardier Transportation a contract for operation and maintenance of its commuter rail fleet.
Rail industry news / 8 November 2016 /
Austrian rail freight operator Wiener Lokalbahnen Cargo has signed an agreement with Bombardier Transportation for the supply of TRAXX AC3 Last Mile locomotives.
Rail industry news / 3 November 2016 /
Bombardier Transportation has opened a new production and painting hall for high speed train car bodies at its Wroclaw site in Poland.
Rail industry news / 2 November 2016 /
FirstGroup, operator of Hull Trains, and Hitachi Rail Europe have agreed a £60 million contract for the delivery of five Inter City trains for service on the East Coast Main Line.
Rail industry news / 31 October 2016 /
DB Regio has awarded a €130 million contract to Alstom for the supply of 24 Coradia Continental regional trains for Southern Germany.
Rail industry news / 18 October 2016 /
Bombardier Transportation has delivered its 100th Regio 2N train to the Hauts-de-France Region.
Rail industry news / 17 October 2016 /
Morgen Stanley Infrastructure has acquired a 29 percent share capital in European wagon hire and rail logistics company, VTG Aktiengesellschaft.
Rail industry news / 13 October 2016 /
Alstom has unveiled the Coradia Polyvalent regional train at the Northern Railway Station in Bucharest during the Railway Pro Investment Summit event.
Rail industry news / 5 October 2016 /
Abellio UK has finalised contracts with Stadler and Rock Rail to procure new trains for the recently awarded East Anglia rail franchise. The agreement completes the largest privately-procured order for trains in the UK.