Alstom Supply Coradia Lint Trains to DB Regio
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Alstom has won a €40million contract to deliver eight Coradia Lint regional trains to DB Regio. The trains will operate on the diesel network of the Nuremberg region in Germany from March 2019.
Didier Pfleger, Vice President Germany & Austria at Alstom said:
“We are very proud to celebrate this contract and the 900th Coradia Lint ordered which confirms its status of best-seller regional train at Alstom. To this day, Deutsche Bahn operates over 280 Lint trains. We are pleased to pursue our long-standing, successful partnership and to contribute to further improving the services available for passengers in Middle Franconia.”
The trains will be built in Alstom’s Salzgitter plant. Each train has a capacity of 370 passengers, with a maximum speed of 140km/h. They also have a multi-purpose area for wheelchairs, bicycles and prams and barrier-free access for fast embarkation, a real-time passenger information system and CCTV.