SWEDEN: Bombardier Transportation has been awarded a contract to continue to maintain 12 locomotives and 75 coaches used on the Stockholm – Luleå – Narvik overnight services which are due to transfer from SJ to Vy Tåg with the start of a new operating contract in December.
The maintenance contract runs for four years from December 2020, with an option for a further two years.
The work will continue to be undertaken at the Notviken depot in Luleå. The staff are ‘already doing tremendous work to keep these trains in top condition’, said Jack Wieland, Head of Services, Nordics, at Bombardier Transportation. ‘It is rewarding to see the quality of our team’s work acknowledged with this new contract in the strategic services business segment.’