Latvia has delayed and changed the delivery method for new Škoda electric trains. This was stated by the Minister of Transport of Latvia, Talis Linkaits, Railway Supply magazine informs.
A group of students from the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering led by Jan Mikeska presented the most developed autonomous tram concept as part of the DESING+ educational project, which has been held at the university for 18 times.
The overhaul will be carried out at the plant in Ostrava starting this year and until 2027. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply, with reference to Škoda.
Final assembly of the new locomotives will take place at Hyundai Rotem's plant in South Korea. The Škoda Transportation Group has signed a contract with Hyundai Rotem for over $ 26.
The Slovak state passenger railway operator ZSSK, the consortium of Škoda Transportation and ŽOS Trnava have signed a contract for the supply of nine four-car RegioPanter electric trains with an option for 11 additional trains.
Škoda Vagonka invests and increases production of new trains It has been 444 days since the start of the Nová Vagonka project, during which the largest gantry machining center in Europe was opened.
Škoda Transportation owner dies in helicopter crash Petr Kellner, the owner of 99% of PPF, an investment company that has stakes in many companies, including Škoda Transportation, was among the five people killed in a helicopter crash in Alaska on March 27.
Škoda will supply spare parts for Wabtec diesel locomotives for Kazakhstan The Czech company Škoda Electric works under a contract with the American corporation Wabtec (which includes GE Transportation).
Škoda will supply trains to Estonia The consortium Škoda Vagonka and Škoda Transportation signed a contract for the supply of electric trains for the Estonian Railways.