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Siemens selected as preferred bidder for Thameslink Rolling Stock Procurement Programme (TRSP) [Siemens - Press Release]

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Saturday, June 18, 2011

Siemens press release: Siemens and Cross London Trains (XLT) (a consortium consisting of finance partners Siemens Project Ventures GmbH, lnnisfree Limited and 3i Infrastructure plc), have been selected as preferred bidder for the UK Government’s Thameslink Rolling Stock Procurement Programme (TRSP), led by the Department for Transport. Steve Scrimshaw, managing director for Siemens’ rolling stock […]

Desiro City from Siemens

By Railway 2.0 - Last updated: Saturday, April 24, 2010

A video from Siemens Transportation showing the innovations introduced in its Desiro City train for regional and suburban service: lightweight, energy efficiency, solutions for improvement of passenger’s comfort. The train was offered for the still opened Thameslink rolling stock project.