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3/3/2005



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Sweden's Skane region inks $77 million electric train deal with Bombardier


Bombardier Transportation recently obtained a $77 million contract from Sweden’s Region Skane to build eight three-car electric multiple-unit trains.

Designed to travel across the Oeresund bridge between Denmark and Sweden, the cars will operate on different rail infrastructure in each country. Trains will feature a dual system, enabling them to automatically shift signaling and power systems when crossing the countries’ border.


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