MOR has Awarded Bombardier JV with HSR Contract

MOR has Awarded Bombardier JV with HSR Contract
November 2, 2007 7:55 pm

The Chinese Ministry of Railways (MOR) has awarded Bombardier Transportation’s Chinese joint venture with a €1bn high-speed rail contract.

Sifang Power will supply 40, 16-car, high-speed Zefiro trains, capable of travelling up to 250km/h. Twenty of the electric multiple unit (EMU) trains are designed for overnight service and fitted with sleeping berth interiors, the world’s first EMU sleepers capable of travelling at very high speeds.

Bombardier says its remaining 20 EMU trains will be upgraded and delivered to the MOR as part of orders placed in May 2005 and October 2004. is a railway information and news platform. Website presents from all around the world railway sector news, developments, projects and tender for the sector specialists. Railwaynews supports to industry events and announced them for potential participants. Railwaynews plans to collecting data from all around the world, about railway infrastructure, rolling stock, railway transportation datum, geographical datum to present for railway professionals for short term. Railwaynews will build new platforms aims to high value railway business environment for all railway specialists, railway fans and especially railway suppliers and their decision makers. Railwaynews presents whole information from rail professionals to rail professionals.

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