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Swedish agency contracts Alstom to provide CORADIA regional trains


Sweden’s Skanetrafiken recently awarded a $319.2 million contract to Alstom Transport to supply 49 CORADIA LIREX regional trains.

Scheduled to be delivered in second-half 2009, the trains are designed to operate in extreme winter-weather conditions, according to Alstom.

Alstom has sold 157 CORADIA LIREX trains since it introduced the vehicle in 2002.

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