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Stadler to supply 18 two-car WINK units to Arriva

The 55.5m-long, 2.82m-wide and 4.12m-high WINK train carries a central ‘PowerPack’ unit, which contains components for energy generation, traction elements and auxiliary systems. Stadler’s new trains were initially designed as bi-modal two-car multiple units and are powered by a Deutz diesel engine fuelled with hydrogenated vegetable oil (HVO). They also ...

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LNVG’s Bombardier-built Fleet Passes 100,000,000 Kilometer Milestone

Bombardier Transportation announced that a Landesnahverkehrsgesellschaft Niedersachsen (LNVG) fleet has successfully completed 100-million kilometres of service since starting operation in 2003. The LNVG fleet consists of 37 BOMBARDIER TRAXX locomotives and 220 BOMBARDIER TWINDEXX double-deck coaches. This successful achievement is due to a close partnership between the manufacturer, owner, operator ...

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Bombardier to Build 28 Additional SkyTrain Vehicles for TransLink in Vancouver

Bombardier Transportation announced that TransLink, Metro Vancouver’s regional transportation authority, has exercised options for the purchase of an additional 28 next-generation BOMBARDIER INNOVIA Metro 300 vehicles for service on the Vancouver SkyTrain network. This order is valued at $93 million CAD ($69 million US, 67 million euro). Production is scheduled ...

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High-Speed Rail and CENIC Join Forces to Create California Broadband Communities

The California High-Speed Rail Authority (Authority) and the Corporation for Education Networking Initiatives in California (CENIC) announced that they have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding that will foster initiatives to expand the availability and accessibility of high-capacity broadband to communities and institutions throughout California. As a part of the ...

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