Friday, August 29th9.4°C
22817
22519

Bombardier on track with $226M order

Montreal based Bombardier says it has an order to supply Germany's Abellio Rail with 35 of its Talent 2 trains in a deal valued at US$226 million.

Bombardier announced in a release Monday morning that it will supply 20 three-car and 15 five-car trains, with the vehicles due to enter service in December 2015.

The company develops and manufactures the Talent 2 trains at its site in Hennigsdorf, Germany.

Bombardier says the units will be equipped with its MITRAC 1000 propulsion and control system.

It says one of the advantages of this system is that it allows the train to accelerate quickly to a constant speed.

The Canadian Press


Read more Business News

22819


Recent Trending




Today's Market
S&P TSX15547.71-10.46
S&P CDNX1019.78-2.59
DJIA17062.23-17.34
Nasdaq4561.381+3.686
S&P 5001997.15+0.41
CDN Dollar0.9221+0.0014
Gold1281.70-2.1001
Oil95.28+0.73
Lumber349.40+2.40
Natural Gas3.965+0.054

 
Okanagan Companies
Pacific Safety0.195-0.005
Knighthawk0.01-0.005
QHR Technologies Inc1.18-0.01
Cantex0.08+0.01
Anavex Life Sciences0.25+0.01
Metalex Ventures0.075-0.005
Russel Metals36.35-0.04
Copper Mountain Mining2.95+0.04
Colorado Resources0.17-0.01
ReliaBrand Inc0.099-0.016
Sunrise Resources Ltd0.0250.00
Mission Ready Services0.25+0.01

 



22852

FEATURED Property
19705965490 Mountainside Drive
4 bedrooms 3 baths
$649,900
more details
image2image2image2
Click here to feature your property
Please wait... loading


At the Core: Lessons in pricing from Apple

Apple has taught many entrepreneurs the importance of design, how to create buzz when introducing new products to the marketplace, how to pioneer new technology and the importance of superior quality....


Understanding community

I had the chance to catch up with my real estate broker this week and they are going through a “brand change”. They are moving away from the franchise brand to a locally branded operation...


How much mortgage should you carry?

There are several things to consider when deciding how much home to buy. 1. Draw up a budget including the new mortgage payments. While the rules used by most lenders require that the mortgage paym...

_








Member of BC Press Council


22837