Bombardier Transportation - Articles and news items

New propulsion technology to be used on London Underground

Industry news  •  30 August 2017  •  Eurotransport

London Underground (LU) has awarded Bombardier a contract to supply new motors and traction control equipment for its Central line trains.

Thailand signs contracts for its first monorail lines

Industry news  •  15 August 2017  •  Eurotransport

Bombardier Transportation has announced two contracts for its Innovia Monorail 300 system for two mass rapid transit lines in Thailand.

Nanchang Metro signs two contracts for propulsion and control equipment

Industry news  •  9 August 2017  •  Eurotransport

Bombardier NUG Propulsion System Co. Ltd is to provide propulsion and control equipment for Nanchang Metro Line 3 and 2 Extension Project.

Two overhaul contracts for Shanghai Metro

Industry news  •  15 May 2017  •  Eurotransport

Shentong Bombardier (Shanghai) Rail Transit Vehicle Maintenance Co. Ltd. (SHBRT) will provide an overhaul service for metro cars in Shanghai.

The first TEG-15 model light rail vehicle has arrived in Mexico

Industry news  •  28 March 2017  •  Eurotransport

Bombardier Transportation’s first TEG-15 model light rail vehicle (LRV) has arrived for commissioning in the city of Guadalajara, Mexico.

Mobility in Malaysia set to be transformed

Industry news  •  27 March 2017  •  Eurotransport

Bombardier Transportation and its local partner HARTASUMA SDN BHD will deliver a further 27 Bombardier INNOVIA Metro 300 trains for the Kelana Jaya Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line in Malaysia.

Zurich to receive 70 FLEXITY trams

Industry news  •  7 March 2017  •  Rachael Harper

Bombardier Transportation, a global leader in rail technology and Zurich Public Transport (VBZ) have signed a contract for the delivery of 70 seven-part Bombardier FLEXITY low-floor trams.

Berlin Transport Authority expands Germany’s largest tram network

Industry news  •  28 February 2017  •  Rachael Harper

Bombardier Transportation has announced it will be supplying 21 additional FLEXITY trams to Berlin, expanding Germany’s largest tram network.

Driverless INNOVIA Metro 300 fleet enters service in Kuala Lumpur

Industry news  •  3 January 2017  •  Katie Sadler, Eurotransport

Bombardier Transportation in partnership with Hartasuma launched 14 INNOVIA Metro 300 trains for operation in Kuala Lumpur.

Historic milestone for LU as final S-Stock train is delivered to Ruislip depot

Industry news  •  29 November 2016  •  Mandy Parrett, Editorial Assistant

London Underground (LU) has celebrated a major milestone with the final S-Stock train being delivered to the Ruislip depot. Transport for London explains that the train is the last of 192 built in the UK by Bombardier as part of the wider transformation of the Circle, District, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines.

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.

Video: Hitachi Rail Europe & Bombardier announce New Tubes for London joint bid

Industry news  •  28 September 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

In a joint venture, Hitachi Rail Europe and Bombardier Trains have submitted a bid to build New Tubes for London (NTFL).

InnoTrans: Bombardier marks delivery of additional metro cars for Delhi Metro

Industry news  •  22 September 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Bombardier Transportation has marked delivery of the first metro car for the Delhi Metro from an order for 162 additional vehicles.

Consortium to provide signalling for Malaysia’s new mass rapid transit network

News  •  27 May 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, Eurotransport

Bombardier Transportation together with Global Rail Sdn. Bhd. will provide signalling for the second line of Malaysia’s new Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit (KVMRT) network.

Rotterdam orders six additional Light Rail Vehicles for metro system

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

Rotterdam Transport Company (RET) has ordered six additional Bombardier FLEXITY Swift Light Rail Vehicles (LRVs) in an agreement worth €26.1 million.