December 10, 2015

Newag wins Italian EMU order

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POLISH rolling stock manufacturer Newag confirmed on December 10 that it has been awarded a five-year framework contract by Italian regional operator South East Railways (FSE) for up to 15 standard-gauge EMUs, with an initial €20.2m order for five trains.

The total value of the contract will reach €60.6m if all 15 trains are ordered.

The first five trains will be delivered by the end of next year and will be used on suburban service in the Bari area.

The contract is Newag's first order for EMUs from outside Poland.

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