Bombardier Transportation announced recently that it has been awarded a contract from RET, the public transport operator of
The contract is valued at approximately $100 million and includes an option for up to 21 additional vehicles. The new vehicles are scheduled to be delivered between January and November 2008.
The light rail vehicles will be manufactured at Bombardier’s
The vehicles will operate on the new RandstadRail system that will provide transportation between
The three-car vehicles have a total length of 42 metres with a passenger capacity of 270. Two units can be coupled to double the capacity during peak hours.