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Bombardier wins $93M French Railway contract

Posted on January 20, 2004

The consortium comprising Bombardier Transportation and Alstom Transport received an order for 22 bi-level TGV Duplex high-speed trainsets from the French National Railways. The contract is valued at approximately $381 million, with Bombardier's share amounting to $93 million. Bombardier will manufacture the two first-class vehicles, one second-class vehicle and six carrying bogies for each of the 8-car trainsets. Deliveries are scheduled to take place between Jan. 2006 and Dec. 2007.

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