TRENORD, the joint venture between North Milan Railways (FNM) and Trenitalia which operates regional services in the Italian region of Lombardy has unveiled plans to refurbish 33% of its rolling stock fleet at a cost of €415m.
THE CEO of Italian State Railways (FS) has set out his future strategy for FS covering five key areas - mergers, the planned IPO, expansion abroad, door-to-door travel, and freight restructuring – which will form part of FS’ 10-year plan to be presented at the end of September.
LOMBARDY regional councillor for infrastructure and mobility Mr Alessandro Sorte announced on October 16 that the regional council will invest €68.2m in additional new trains for the Trenord joint venture between North Milan Railways (FNM) and Trenitalia.
FERROVIENORD, Italy, has signed a contract worth around €100m with AnsaldoBreda for seven additional TSR six-car double-deck EMUs, which will be used on regional services in Lombardy by Trenord, the company's joint venture with Trenitalia.
THE Board of Trenord, the 50:50 joint venture company formed by Trenitalia and North Milan Railways (FNM) in 2011, announced on November 29 it is to exercise options for an additional 23 regional multiple units from two suppliers at a cost of €190m.