Siemens signed a contract worth 1.7 billion Euros: Siemens signed an agreement worth 1.7 billion Euros for the railway line to be built in the Rhine-Ruhr region of Germany, where thousands of Turkish citizens live. The number of vehicles to be provided for the Rhine Ruhr Express (RRX) project is 82. kazanThe company will supply the Siemens Desiro HC model electric vehicle as well as provide the line's 32-year maintenance. With this maintenance period, Siemens Germany has also signed a separate maintenance concept for the railways.
The new maintenance area will be built in the Dortmund-Eving area, and the 150 million Euro technological investment area will be the largest maintenance center in the North Rhine-Westphalia area. In this warehouse where more than 100 experts will work, the vehicles to be provided for 32 years will also be maintained.
The first vehicle in 2018
The first Siemens Desiro tool will be delivered at the beginning of 2018. It is planned to carry more passengers with the double-decker Desiro wagons in the area to be operated at 160 km / h. The Desiro tool consists of an 4 array and has a length of 105 m. During the operation, the 2 train is connected to the 800 passenger capacity.
RayHaberSpeaking to Siemens, CEO of Siemens Mobility, Johen Eicholt underlined that this is the great success of Siemens. Eicholt, who saw this service as a work of art for the North Rhine-Westphalia region where people live intensely and where fast transportation is required, said that Siemens' success in railways will continue.