Bombardier signs contract with Transport for London valued at $2.1B Bombardier Transportation announced that it has signed a contract with Transport for London for the provision of new trains, a depot and maintenance services for the flagship London Crossrail project. The contract is valued at approximately $2.1B. Bombardier will deliver 65 nine-car trains and construct a new purpose-built depot at Old Oak Common. The deal also includes maintenance provision for the fleet of trains. The programme is scheduled to commence on April 17. The new trains will be built at Bombardier's Derby site and will support 840 UK manufacturing jobs including 80 apprenticeships. In addition, the project will create around 260 jobs for the construction of the new depot and approximately 80 jobs for the ongoing maintenance of the trains.
Bombardier awarded $228M contract to provide 162 MOVIA vehicles to Delhi Metro Bombardier Transportation has won a contract to supply 162 Bombardier MOVIA metro cars to Delhi Metro Rail , or DMRC. The new trains will increase the number of DMRC's existing fleet of MOVIA metros from 614 to 776 and make it one of the largest metro fleets in the world. The order is valued at approximately $228M, and delivery will begin in 3Q16 and is expected to end in early 2018.