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Vossloh Kiepe - Articles and news items

Gothenburg awards tram fleet contract to Bombardier consortium

Industry news  •  11 October 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

A Bombardier Transportation led consortium has won a contract to supply 40 Flexity low-floor trams with Vossloh Kiepe electrical equipment to the city of Gothenburg.

Trollino trolleybus begins operation in Esslingen am Neckar

Industry news  •  7 March 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

The German city of Esslingen am Neckar has welcomed the first of four Solaris trolleybus Trollino’s which operate independently from overhead wire power.

Berlin introduces world’s first wirelessly-charged electric bus in a capital city

Industry news  •  2 September 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Berlin has become the first city to introduce a wirelessly charged electric bus in a capital.

VMS orders additional Vossloh Citylink hybrids for Chemnitz

Industry news  •  22 July 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

The Verkehrsverbund Mittelsachen (VMS) ordered an additional four hybrid Vossloh Citylink LRVs (Light Rail Vehicles) for the German city of Chemnitz.

Light rail vehicle approved for regional line operation in Karlsruhe

Industry news  •  7 July 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

The new Citylink trains of the NET 2012 series from Vossloh Kiepe and Vossloh Rail Vehicles have been approved for regional line operation in the German city of Karlsruhe by the Federal Railway Agency.

Public transport operators VBK and AVG order 25 Citylink NET 2012 light rail vehicles

Industry news  •  23 April 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Vossloh Kiepe GmbH and Vossloh Rail Vehicles have received an order for 25 Citylink NET 2012 light rail vehicles from Verkehrsbetriebe Karlsruhe GmbH (VBK) and Albtal-Verkehrs-Gesellschaft (AVG).

Passenger operation of light rail vehicle TW3000 begins in Hanover

Industry news  •  18 March 2015  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Passenger operation of the first high-floor light rail vehicle (LRV) TW3000 from Vossloh Kiepe and Alstom Transport Deutschland, is now in action with transport operator Üstra Hannoversche Verkehrsbetriebe.

Pilot buses gather speed successfully: In Seattle the first electric buses of altogether 141 buses are being tested

Industry news  •  18 December 2014  •  Vossloh Kiepe

Since fall of 2014 King County Metro Transit, the Seattle bus operator, has been testing the first battery trolley buses of the type Xcelsior XT40 on its routes…

Big order from Poland: Vossloh Kiepe delivers air conditioning equipment to Krakow

Industry news  •  17 December 2014  •  Vossloh Kiepe

For the first time the Polish rail vehicle manufacturer PESA SA (Pojazdy Szynowe PESA Bydgoszcz SA) has placed an order for 36 HVAC sets with the Vienna subsidiary of the Düsseldorf traction specialist Vossloh Kiepe…

Luxembourg orders double articulated hybrid buses with battery drive from Hess and Vossloh Kiepe

Industry news  •  4 December 2014  •  Vossloh Kiepe

Voyages Emile Weber, the bus operator in Luxembourg, has ordered another three 24 m long double articulated hybrid buses of the type “lighTram” from the Swiss vehicle manufacturer Hess AG and the traction specialist Vossloh Kiepe…

Electric bus with dynamic recharging

Industry news  •  12 November 2014  •  Vossloh Kiepe

Esslingen orders four electric battery trolleybuses from the consortium partners Vossloh Kiepe GmbH and Solaris Bus & Coach…

Manchester orders another 16 light rail vehicles from Bombardier Transportation and Vossloh Kiepe

Industry news  •  4 September 2014  •  Transport for Greater Manchester

Transport for Greater Manchester requests delivery of another 16 high-floor light rail vehicles of the type M 5000 from the consortium partners Bombardier Transportation and Vossloh Kiepe…

Hamburger Hochbahn AG places an order for battery fuel cell buses from Solaris equipped with Vossloh Kiepe traction technology

Industry news  •  6 August 2014  •  Vossloh Kiepe

Vossloh Kiepe will supply the complete electric traction system, including the 240 kW motors and power management components for these new zero-emission vehicles…

14 modern trolleybuses from Vossloh Kiepe and Van Hool for Sardinia

Industry news  •  19 June 2014  •  Vossloh Kiepe

In the middle of 2015 Vossloh Kiepe will deliver 14 solo trolleybuses for Cagliari, the capital of Sardinia…

Vossloh Kiepe Austria is awarded a tramcar contract by Gmunden, Austria

Industry news  •  27 January 2014  •  Vossloh Kiepe

Stern & Hafferl Verkehrsgesellschaft m.b.H orders 11 state-of-the-art low-floor tramcars of the Tramlink type…

 

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