June 09, 2017

Slovenian Railways to order 25 multiple units

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Slovenian Railways to order 25 multiple units David Gubler

SLOVENIAN Railways (SŽ) subsidiary SŽ Passenger Transport has begun tendering for a contract to supply 25 regional trains, comprising 20 EMUs and five DMUs, with an estimated total value of around €150m.

The EMU order will comprise 10 3kV dc three-car double-deck trains for domestic operations, and 10 four-car multi-system (3kV dc, 15kV ac and 25kV ac) sets capable of operating cross-border services.

The deadline for submission of offers is August 4 and deliveries will take place between mid-2018 and the middle of 2019.

The contract will include an option for 25 additional trains.

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