August 08, 2016

Moscow launches tender for 300 trams

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MOSCOW tramway operator Mosgortrans confirmed on August 8 that it has launched a tender for a contract to supply and maintain 300 low-floor LRVs.

The LRVs will be delivered at a rate of 100 vehicles per year between 2017 and 2019 and the manufacturer will maintain the fleet for 30 years.

The tender stipulates that at least 70% of components must be produced in the Eurasian Customs Union (EACU), which comprises Russia, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan.

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