announced today that it received a firm order from the Utah Transit Authority (UTA) in the
for the supply of 12 Bombardier BiLevel commuter rail vehicles. The contract includes an option for up to 23 additional cars.
Valued at approximately $29 million, the contract calls for the design, manufacture and delivery of the new commuter vehicles.
The new cars will be used to provide service between
“The BiLevel car continues to be the most popular multi-level commuter rail car in North America with more than 750 BiLevel cars in operation with 11 public transit authorities across
The vehicles will be built at Bombardier’s
, manufacturing facilities. Delivery of the 12 cars is expected to extend from June to October 2006.