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Bombardier, Alstom win $402M German rail contract

Posted on December 28, 2005

Bombardier Transportation and partner Alstom Transport LHB won an order to supply Germany's Deutsche Bahn rail network with suburban railway trains valued at $402 million. Bombardier's share of the contract is valued at $262 million. Deliveries of the 78 ET 422 four-section trains, with an option for 72 more, are scheduled between March 2008 and October 2010. The ET 422 railcar series can reach speeds up to nearly 90 mph.

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