Latest Bombardier Transportation Stories

2011-05-18 07:50:00

WILMERDING, Pa., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) has signed a contract to provide braking equipment to Bombardier Transportation Canada, Inc., which is building 100 new commuter rail cars for New Jersey Transit. Valued at about $12 million, the contract also includes draft gears and bench test equipment. Wabtec expects to start deliveries later this year. The contract includes an option for Bombardier to purchase equipment for up to an additional 79 cars....

2010-01-28 08:42:00

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y., Jan. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the Obama Administration's announcement regarding the award of high-speed rail grants to 13 corridors and spread to benefit across many states, the following can be attributed to Robert Furniss, Vice President for Bombardier Transportation: "While we are reviewing the details of today's announcement, Bombardier Transportation supports the Obama Administration's overall vision to build a network of high-speed rail...

2007-12-21 12:00:26

Bombardier Transportation has signed a contract with the City of Atlanta, Department of Aviation, to extend the existing automated people mover system to the new Maynard Jackson International Terminal. The contract, which is valued at approximately E44 million ($63 million), includes the supply of ten Bombardier CX-100 vehicles and all of the electrical and mechanical equipment associated with the extension. The 550-metre (1,800-foot) dual-lane extension is scheduled for completion in 2011....

2007-03-30 09:00:43

Bombardier Transportation announced today that it has been awarded a seven-year contract valued at 63 million euros ($84 million US) by the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA) to provide maintenance services for SFRTA's fleet of commuter rail vehicles. The agreement includes one option for a three-year extension. Should that option be exercised, the contract value could reach up to 91 million euros ($122 million US). Bombardier's mandate under the agreement is to design...

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